Air Force could expand $442M FAB-T airborne terminal contract to accommodate tanker requirement

January 23, 2020 at 10:15 AM
The Air Force could expand its recent $442 million contract to Raytheon to develop force element terminals for the Family of Beyond-Line-of-Sight Terminals program if the service secures funding for a validated objective requirement to install the systems on its tanker fleet. The Jan. 16 contract will support the current program of record, which will procure terminals and spares for 76 B-52s and 17 RC-135 aircraft. Inside Defense previously reported the service had moved away from plans to install...

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