HACM contract winners see opportunities for producing less expensive hypersonics at higher rates


Raytheon Technologies and its industry partner Northrop Grumman have been tapped to develop a new air-launched Hypersonic Attack Cruise Missile (HACM) for the Air Force.

Raytheon tapped to develop Air Force’s Hypersonic Attack Cruise Missile


Raytheon beat out Lockheed Martin and Boeing for the down-select for the HACM program. The companies had each done preliminary design work before the contract award to Raytheon was announced Thursday.