BAE Systems Starts THAAD Seeker Upgrade

Credit: BAE Systems
Lockheed Martin has ordered an upgrade of the 20-year-old, infrared seeker technology for the Terminal High Altitude Area Defense (THAAD) weapon system, BAE Systems announced March 17. BAE’s Nashua, New Hampshire-based division developed the original staring infrared seeker in the late 1990s, when...
Steve Trimble

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

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