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 ...

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