Allvin declines to commit to fielding NGAD as planned

By Vanessa Montalbano / June 13, 2024 at 6:24 PM
The future of the Next Generation Air Dominance aircraft is hanging in the balance after Air Force Chief of Staff Gen. David Allvin today appeared non-committal to the sixth-generation Lfighter program. Asked whether the high-profile platform could face cancellations or delays in the upcoming budget cycle as the Air Force deals with a financial crunch imposed by the 2023 Fiscal Responsibility Act and cascading costs following the Sentinel program’s breach of Nunn-McCardy law, Allvin said: “We’re going to have to...

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