Army creating new program of record for hypervelocity projectile

By Courtney McBride / June 2, 2017 at 4:25 PM
The Army seeks to launch a new program of record in fiscal year 2018 that would "leverage" efforts by the Defense Department's Strategic Capabilities Office to develop a hypervelocity projectile that can use the service's existing gun systems. Budget justification documents show the Army would spend $36 million in FY-18 to "support the initiation of contracts requirements package development, system evaluation, requirements/specification work, integration development and test plans for the Hypervelocity Projectile system." The service projects annual spending of $36...

Not a subscriber? Sign up for 30 days free access to exclusive, behind-the-scenes reporting on defense policy and procurement.

Log in to access this content.