It's also the only one with a turreted gun, ie it can literally circle the battlefield providing support. All others have to fly towards the target to use guns.
The OV-10X can also use the...
The $1.3b is likely the full weapon system cost (spares, support, tooling, sims, etc)
What door problem?
Do you mean that blurb in an old DOT&E report that was noticeably absent from the resent report?
That's one of the main issues I have with the DOT&E...
FoM = " Follow-on Modernization", ie Block 4 and on.
"Combat Ready", as far as Norway is concerned is Block 3F.
Norway is on a 6 per year cycle with 6 due in FY2017.
The CarlV is still in the Pacific which is WAY too far away from Libya.