SLAM-ER put back into production

Saudi Arabia has ordered an undisclosed number of Boeing AGM-84H Standoff Land Attack Missile – Expanded Response (SLAM-ER) missiles that has led to the production line at Boeing’s St Charles, Missouri facility being restarted. The weapons provide a standoff attack capability for Saudi F-15SA fighters, with a capability for engaging hardened targets and defeating point targets, such as missile launchers. David C Isby