Near- and mid-term options are considered for a European land-attack range extension
An improved-range variant of the Anglo-French Storm Shadow/ Scalp EG air-launched cruise missile could be available by 2007, one of a number of spiral development steps toward midlife update in the next decade. Under discussion are modifications that could provide up to a 20% range extension for the MBDA Storm Shadow/Scalp EG. While the British Defense Ministry declines to disclose the operational range of the missile, it is believed to be around 600 km. (370 mi.). Changing the fuel for ...
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