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The War to Build America's New Nuclear Missile Is Just Getting Started

Dave Majumdar Security, Washington needs a new ICBM--but it will be costly.  Defense contractors are starting to submit their bids to build a new replacement intercontinental ballistic missile (ICBM) to replace the long-serving Minuteman III under a program called the Ground Based Strategic Deterrent (GBSD). The U.S. Air Force had released a request for proposals to replace its 1960s-era ICBMs earlier in July.
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