Six individual upgrade components are being combined by Lockheed Martin Systems Integration-Oswego, and the U.S. Air Force A-10 Program Office at Hill AFB, Utah, into a single new Precision Engagement modification program for the veteran Republic/Fairchild (Northrop Grumman since 1987) A/OA-10 Thunderbolt II dedicated ground-attack aircraft. Finalized in February, the $226 million contract will include follow-on production, as the largest single A-10 upgrade effort to date, to achieve a ...


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