Northrop Grumman-led team selected by US Missile Defense Agency for Next Generation Interceptor program

Northrop Grumman has been awarded a contract by the U.S. Missile Defense Agency (MDA) for the Next Generation Interceptor (NGI) program. The contract is for the rapid development and flight test of an interceptor designed to defend the nation against the most complex long-range threats.

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Contextual picture. A Sabre short-range ballistic missile launches in June 2017 at White Sands Missile Range, New Mexico, for a test of the Patriot Advanced Capability-3 (PAC-3) Missile Segment Enhancement, an advanced missile defense system. Hypersonic missiles might be able to penetrate PAC-3 and similar systems. (Picture source: U.S. Army Space and Missile Defense Command/Army Forces Strategic Command)

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