Lockheed Martin is refining its modes for a new missile designed to counter rockets, artillery and mortars after a successful flight test in May. The Extended Area Protection and Survivability (EAPS) program began as a science and technology effort funded by the U.S. Army in 2008; Northrop Grumman and Lockheed Martin are crafting competing missile designs to address the counter rocket, artillery and mortar (C-RAM) problem experienced in Iraq and continuing daily in Afghanistan. ...


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