Why the US Air Force chose hypersonic ARRW over HCSW | News | Flight Global

Source: Lockheed Martin
Notional hypersonic glide vehicle

The US Air Force’s (USAF) decision to cancel the Hypersonic Conventional Strike Weapon (HCSW) and proceed with Air-Launched Rapid Response Weapon (ARRW) came down to size and shape of the missile, in addition to budgetary pressures and a desire to move toward production faster. READ MORE ABOUT THIS ARTICLE IN LINK…