The U.S. Army has acknowledged that it will not know the costs of modernizing key aviation assets until the service begins negotiations with select companies, although the government’s top priority is affordability. Requirements for Future Vertical Lift are in flux, including the number of aircraft needed to replace legacy assets, Gen. John Murray, head of Army Futures Command, told reporters Oct. 16 during the annual Association of the U.S. Army exposition in Washington. Army Futures ...

THIS CONTENT REQUIRES SUBSCRIPTION ACCESS

You must have an Aviation Week Intelligence Network (AWIN) account or subscribe to this Market Briefing to access "U.S. Army Says Aviation Modernization Costs Unknown".

 

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.