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DOT&E: Navy lacks anti-ship Tomahawk missile plans beyond IOC

Justin Katz   | February 07, 2018
The Navy intends to field an upgraded Tomahawk missile in fiscal year 2022, but has not provided plans to assess that weapon's lethality against its intended target set, according to a report from the Pentagon's top weapons tester. The report, published Jan. 24 by the director of operational test and evaluation , said the Navy intends to field its Maritime Strike Tomahawk (MST) at initial operational capability in 2022. MST is an upgraded variant of the block IV tactical Tomahawk...

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