Competing Proposals Emerge As GBSD Faces Sole-source Award Decision

Minuteman II
Credit: Steve Trimble/AW&ST
Boeing’s withdrawal from the $85 billion competition to replace the Minuteman III has reopened a debate about the program’s future even as the U.S. Air Force warns that any further delay could result in the loss of an effective ground-based strategic deterrent (GBSD) by the end of the 2020s. As...

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