U.S. Hypersonic Missile Upgrade Concepts Are Now Advancing

transporter-erector launcher diagram
The second Joint Flight Campaign, slated for fiscal 2022, will be the first including the transporter-erector launcher.
Credit: U.S. Army
Two years before the first battery is fielded, the next stage of technology development for a joint U.S. Army/Navy hypersonic missile program is set to begin. A series of technology insertions aims to make hardened, mobile and relocatable targets vulnerable to the second tranche of the Army’s land...

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