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 ...


You must be a paid subscriber to access "AC-27J Gunship Partnership Expected".


Current Aviation Week Intelligence Network (AWIN) enterprise and individual members: please go to for access.


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

Already registered? here.