Germany has completed the verification program for its Taurus KEPD 350 cruise missile, despite the necessity of aborting one of the last two shots during flight due to the failure of an engine sensor. The German air force is purchasing 600 missiles, with series production to begin in November. Also, the defense ministry recently concluded the ship integration contract for the Saab Bofors Dynamics RBS15 Mk3 anti-ship missile for the navy's K-130 class frigate. German missile manufacturer BGT ...

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