U.K. Green Lights Spear III Missile For F-35B

LONDON – European missile manufacturer MBDA has been awarded a four-year, £411 million ($599 million) contract by the U.K. defense ministry to develop the Spear III turbojet-powered small-diameter missile for the F-35B Lightning II Joint Strike Fighter. The Spear III is named for the U.K.’s multi...

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