29 Jul '16, 9pm

Air Force Kicks Off Competitions for Two Critical Nuclear Programs

Air Force Kicks Off Competitions for Two Critical Nuclear Programs

The Air Force wants to replace the Minuteman III intercontinental ballistic missile, shown here, with the Ground Based Strategic Deterrent. (Photo: Senior Airman Kyla Gifford/Air Force) CONNECT TWEET LINKEDIN COMMENT EMAIL MORE WASHINGTON — The Air Force moved ahead with two critical nuclear modernization programs on Friday, releasing requests for proposals for its intercontinental ballistic missile replacement and a nuclear cruise missile. The Ground Based Strategic Deterrent (GBSD), which replaces the 1960s-era Minutemen III ICBM, and the Long Range Standoff (LRSO) weapon, which will supersede the AGM-86B Air Launched Cruise Missile, are seen by the service as pivotal for maintaining the nuclear triad and an effective strategic deterrent. However, both programs have come under fire by lawmakers and analysts who assert that the the weapons are too costly, duplicative or e...

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