Lockheed-Martin and Raytheon both awarded contracts totaling $116 million

Lockheed-Martin and Raytheon were both awarded contracts totaling $116 million between them by the U.S. Navy to separately develop prototype ship-sinking hypersonic missiles designed to sink ships hundreds of miles away for a program known as HALO (Hypersonic Air-launched Offensive). The competing initial design proposals are due in late 2024.

Article in MSN Popular Mechanics, “The Navy Is Building a Hypersonic Ship-Killing Missile Called HALO” written by S├ębastien Roblin, dated March 30, 2023.

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