GUNNING FOR GUNSHIPS: Alenia Aeronautica, Selex Galileo and Alliant Techsystems this week plan to announce a strategic partnership to work together on an AC-27J gunship concept. The U.S. Special Operations community for some time was interested in such a system, but unable to secure funding. A program revival is still several years off. ATK is making a strategic push to become a gunship specialist, having performed similar work on the Airbus Military CN-235 and Cessna Caravan. Although Italy ...

THIS CONTENT REQUIRES SUBSCRIPTION ACCESS

You must have an Aviation Week Intelligence Network (AWIN) account or subscribe to this Market Briefing to access "AC-27J Gunship Partnership Expected".

 

Current Aviation Week Intelligence Network (AWIN) enterprise and individual members: please go to http://awin.aviationweek.com for access.

 

Not currently a subscriber? Click on the "Learn More" button below to view subscription offers.

Already registered? here.