France awards development of Aster 30 Block 1NT missile to EUROSAM

Image: Victor M.S. Barreira EUROSAM will develop an improved version of MBDA’s Aster 30 Block 1 surface-to-air missile for the French Air Force and will modernise the service’s truck-mounted SAMP/T (Sol-Air Moyenne Portêe Terrestre) Mamba mobile medium range air defence system. A development contract for the Aster 30 Block 1NT (Nouvelle Technologie, or New Technology) version was awarded on 23 December by the French Ministry of Defence armament procurement organisation, th...
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