STEVENAGE, England—The UK defense ministry has signed a £41 million ($52.36 million) contract that will pave the way for the integration of the MBDA Meteor beyond visual-range air-to-air missile onto the F-35 Joint Strike Fighter. MBDA will perform engineering testing and design a role change kit for the missile that will allow the weapon to be readied for fitment on both the Eurofighter and the F-35. The deal also includes production of the test missiles to be used in the ...

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