USAF Eyes Rapidly Fielding Low-Cost Fighter

Credit: Super Tucano: Colombian Air Force
The U.S. Air Force is considering using special acquisition authorities to rapidly field its potential low-cost light attack fleet. The Air Force issued an invitation to industry on March 17 to participate in a flight demonstration at Holloman AFB, New Mexico, this summer with off-the-shelf designs...

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