Army aviation benefits from overall defense increase

By Evan Ochsner / March 18, 2022 at 2:37 PM
Army aviation programs, including legacy programs and Future Vertical Lift priorities, appear to be among the winners from the defense spending increase above what President Biden requested in the fiscal year 2022 omnibus spending law. The FY-22 Omnibus Appropriations Act, signed by Biden earlier this week, includes increases for procurement and research and development for legacy Army aviation programs like the Black Hawk and Chinook, as well as increases for Future Vertical Lift. Army Secretary Christine Wormuth said last week...

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