US approves a possible sale to Poland of AGM-158B-2 Joint Air-to-Surface Standoff Missile with ER All-Up-Rounds

The State Department of United States (US) has made a determination approving a possible Foreign Military Sale to Poland of AGM-158B-2 Joint Air-to-Surface Standoff Missile with Extended Range (ER) All-Up-Rounds and related elements of logistics and program support.

The estimated total cost is $1.77 billion.

The Government of Poland has requested to buy up to eight hundred twenty-one (821) AGM-158B-2 Joint Air-to-Surface Standoff Missiles with Extended Range (JASSM-ER) All-Up-Rounds.

Also included are

  • AGM-158 JASSM classified test equipment
  • weapon system support; integration and test support and equipment
  • classified software delivery and support
  • unclassified publications and technical documentation; transportation
  • U.S. Government and contractor engineering, technical, and logistics support services
  • other related elements of logistics and program support

This proposed sale will support the foreign policy goals and national security objectives of US by improving the security of a NATO Ally that is a force for political stability and economic progress in Europe.

The proposed sale will improve Poland’s capability to meet current and future threats by providing advanced, long-range strike systems for employment from Polish Air Force air platforms.

This sale will further advance the already high level of Polish Air Force interoperability with U.S. joint forces and other regional and NATO forces.

Noteworthy, Poland already has JASSM-ERs in its inventory and will have no difficulty absorbing these articles and services into its armed forces.

The principal contractor will be Lockheed Martin, Orlando, FL.

There are no known offset agreements proposed in connection with this potential sale.

Further, implementation of this proposed sale will not require the assignment of any additional U.S. Government or contractor representatives to the Government of Poland.