DARPA’s LongShot Moves Forward With GA-ASI Contract

GA-ASI has released a conceptual rendering of the LongShot vehicles launching radar-guided air-to-air missiles. 

Credit: GA-ASI
General Atomics Aeronautical Systems Inc. (GA-ASI) will build and test a flying missile launcher for DARPA under the LongShot program, the California-based manufacturer said on March 6. The program had gone quiet since DARPA selected GA-ASI, Lockheed Martin and Northrop Grumman to compete for the...
Steve Trimble

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

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