A long-awaited, congressionally mandated study by the National Research Council over conventional prompt global strike (PGS) capabilities challenges lawmakers’ resistance to a proposed Conventional Trident Missile (CTM) and calls on Capitol Hill to free up money for PGS research. “The committee believes that there exist plausible scenarios in which CTM would be a valuable and reasonably early addition to U.S. military capabilities, and that CTM should be deployed as quickly as possible, ...


"Science panel urges Congress to back conventional Trident" is Premium Content. Subscribing will provide full access to this article as well as the opportunity to access:
-- Critical intelligence on the global aviation, aerospace & defense industries
-- Consolidated, comprehensive coverage of the programs and technologies shaping the industry
-- And much more…

Already registered? here.