The U.S. Navy is still pursuing approval to initiate a quick program to transform the Tomahawk cruise missile into an anti-ship weapon. Upon approval, the goal is to have a successful demonstration and fielded capability within 42 months, Rear Adm. Mathias Winter, commander of the Naval Air Warfare Center Weapons Division, says in a recent blog. The Navy, he says, also “is in the early stages of developing an air and surface-launched Offensive Anti-Surface Warfare (OASuW) weapon ...
THIS CONTENT REQUIRES SUBSCRIPTION ACCESS
You must be a paid subscriber to access "U.S. Navy Still Pushing For Anti-ship Cruise Missile".
Current Aviation Week Intelligence Network (AWIN) enterprise and individual members: please go to http://awin.aviationweek.com for access.
Not currently a subscriber? Click on the "Learn More" button below to view subscription offers.