Archive: Army

Army, Air Force, Can Resolve UAV Issues, Army Secretary Says

The Army and Air Force can resolve issues raised over acquisition and control of unmanned aircraft systems (UAS) that roiled the Pentagon and Congress this year, according to the Army Secretary. "I think some of the disagreements may have come because the issues haven’t been tackled at a high enough level," Pete Geren told the […]

GAO Denies Raytheon Protest Over L-3 Team Win For Joint Cargo Aircraft Program

By Ann Roosevelt The Government Accountability Office (GAO) Sept. 27 denied a protest by Raytheon [RTN] over the potential $2 billion Army-Air Force Joint Cargo Aircraft (JCA) program won by a team led by L-3 Communications [LLL]. L-3, Finmeccanica’s Alenia North America, Boeing [BA] and Global Military Aircraft Systems offered the C-27J Spartan. "With the […]