R&D activity ratchets up as services look to revamp and renew weapons inventories
Emerging cruise missile requirements on both sides of the Atlantic are symptomatic of increasing activity—if not funding—across the breadth of the guided-weapons sector as armed forces look to next-generation systems to meet an ever-widening threat spectrum and often increasingly stringent rules of engagement. Actual and potential requirements are in the pipeline—from tactical to strategic missile systems—as armed services absorb the lessons of recent combat, while looking at weaponry to ...
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