USAF and industry exploring mobile ballistic missile option for ICBM replacement

By Leigh Giangreco / April 7, 2016 at 6:08 PM
The Air Force is examining a mobile option for the recapitalization of its intercontinental ballistic missile fleet, according to service and industry officials. As part of its technology maturation and risk reduction draft request for proposals, the Air Force has asked industry to explore a mobile basing option for the Ground Based Strategic Deterrent System, Ted Kerzie, the director of Boeing Strategic Systems, said in an April 6 interview with Inside the Air Force . The design features and total...

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