IRST Development Lags In U.S.

Selex’s proposed tie-up with a U.S. partner is a challenge to Lockheed Martin, until now the only known IRST producer in the U.S. No all-new IRST has been produced in the U.S. since the early 1990s, when the decision was taken to omit IRST from the Advanced Tactical Fighter, which became the F-22...

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