The price of Lockheed Martin’s winged, hypersonic boost glide system has jumped 34% as the U.S. Air Force announced the definitized contractual terms for the AGM-183A Air-launched Rapid Response Weapon (ARRW). The Air Force awarded a $652 million contract to Lockheed’s Missiles and Fire Control unit for ARRW in August 2018, but that amount was a placeholder as the negotiators hammered out the definitized terms. A contract modification released by the Defense Department on Dec. ...

SUBSCRIBE TO ACCESS THIS PREMIUM CONTENT

"Hypersonic ARRW Price Jumps 34% In Definitized Contract" is part of our premium online subscription to BCA. Current Business & Commercial Aviation magazine subscribers: online access is now included at no added charge to you. To read this full article, use your subscriber email to log in to your account (or contact us for assistance in updating your account).

 

Already registered? here.