27 June 2014
The Missile Defense National Team is conducting a feasibility study on connecting the Missile Defense Agency´s integrated command and control system with the US Army´s Integrated Air and Missile Defense Battle Command System.
The team, which is led by Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT), consists of Lockheed Martin, Northrop Grumman (NYSE: NOC) , Boeing (NYSE: BA) , Raytheon (NYSE: RTN) , General Dynamics (NYSE: GD) and other companies. This team develops C2BMC, the system that integrates separate elements (Aegis, THAAD, SBIRS etc.) of the ballistic missile defense system into a global network. Through C2BMC, commanders can link any sensor, any shooter, at any phase of missile flight in any region, against any type of ballistic threat.
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