USAF Sets Next Arsenal Plane Demo With Lockheed Contract

U.S. Air Force MC-130
Credit: U.S. Air Force
Lockheed Martin next year will demonstrate a roll-on/roll-off pallet system to enable the air launch of dozens of long-range cruise missiles from the cargo bays of Boeing C-17s and Lockheed C-130s, a company official said on Oct. 29. A $25 million contract awarded in August by the U.S. Air Force’s...
Steve Trimble

Steve covers military aviation, missiles and space for the Aviation Week Network, based in Washington DC.

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