Littoral Combat Ship Serves As New Missile Strategy Testbed

Credit: U.S. NAVY
As the U.S. Navy moves toward expanding the lethality of its surface fleet, efforts are focused on developing a surface-to-surface missile that can strike targets at a much greater distance over the horizon than most ships now hit. The testbed for this is the Littoral Combat Ship (LCS), which is...

Subscription Required


This content requires a subscription to one of the Aviation Week Intelligence Network (AWIN) bundles.

Schedule a demo today to find out how you can access this content and similar content related to your area of the global aviation industry.

Already an AWIN subscriber? Login


Did you know?  Aviation Week has won top honors multiple times in the Jesse H. Neal National Business Journalism Awards, the business-to-business media equivalent of the Pulitzer Prizes.