Poland snaps up Lockheed Martin’s air-to-surface cruise missile
Poland and Lockheed Martin have signed a contract worth $500m for 40 units of the company’s AGM-158 Joint Air-to-Surface Standoff Missile (JASSM). The contract was signed in September, with the JASSM intended for use on Poland’s F-16 fighters.
The air-launched cruise missile carries a 450kg warhead over an operational range of 370km, and can be launched from a variety of aircraft, including the F-16, F/A-18, and potentially the upcoming F-35 Joint Strike Fighter.
Poland has also...
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