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Brimstone In the News: January 2014- Successful Trials and NATO PGM

As reported Friday in Flight Global, the UK sponsored the integration and test firings of Dual Mode Brimstone missiles off an MQ-9 Reaper remotely piloted aircraft in China Lake, California. The article says, “Interest in the Brimstone’s integration with the Reaper stems from the dual-mode seeker and millimeter-wave radar-equipped type’s combat-proven accuracy, and its ability

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Happy Holidays from MBDA

From our families to yours, best wishes for the holiday season. If you’re looking for ways to give back please join us in supporting the White House’s Joining Forces campaign, “Taking Action to Serve America’s Military Families.” For last minute gift ideas, please consider a donation on behalf of your loved ones to the Marine Corps Scholarship Foundation, Toys for Tots, United Through Reading or the Wounded Warrior Project.

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Saab to integrate Meteor missiles onto Gripen E fighters
Saab to integrate Meteor missiles onto Gripen E fighters

Sweden is integrating MBDA’s Meteor missile system on Gripen E fighter aircraft under a contract from the Swedish Defense Materiel Administration. The order from FMV for integration of the beyond-line-of-sight, air-to-air weapon system is worth nearly $29.3 million. Saab said the order is in addition to an FMV contract issued in February for development and

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Brimstone – First Pass Lethality on Fast Moving Targets

MBDA once again demonstrated the superiority of the combat-proven Dual Mode Brimstone with a series of successful test firings in October 2013. These tests demonstrated the enhanced performance derived from the latest guidance system upgrades being added to the Brimstone missile under the United Kingdom Ministry of Defense’s Brimstone 2 program. The trials involved firing

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