Joint Common Missile Will Bolster Navy, Marine and Army Air Power

Cortes, Lorenzo
June 2004
Sea Power;Jun2004, Vol. 47 Issue 6, p32
Reports on the benefit of the Joint Common Missile (JCM), the Army-led program, for the U.S. Army, Navy, Marine Corps aviation power. Advantages of the JCM; Candidates for JCM integration; Features of the JCM program.


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