The U.S. Air Force has issued a stop-work order to Sierra Nevada and partner Embraer on their recently awarded $355 million Light Air Support (LAS) contract as the team’s one-time competitor, Hawker Beechcraft, claims unfair contracting practices in federal court. But the Air Force is sticking by its controversial award, and the stop-work order could just be a precautionary move. A temporary restraining order was likely to come that would have prevented the work, and the Air Force issued ...

THIS CONTENT REQUIRES SUBSCRIPTION ACCESS

You must have an Aviation Week Intelligence Network (AWIN) account or subscribe to this Market Briefing to access "USAF LAS Program Stopped For Hawker Beechcraft Court Fight".

 

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.