Army selects five concepts for FARA prototype

By Ashley Tressel / April 23, 2019 at 9:35 PM
The Army has chosen five vendors to build prototypes for the Future Attack Reconnaissance Aircraft competition, the service announced today . The selection of an AVX Aircraft- L3 Technologies team, Bell, Boeing, Karem Aircraft and Sikorsky comes almost two months earlier than planned, which officials attributed to using other transaction authority. "In just over a one-year period, the Army moved from the FARA 'kick-off' to now awarding prototype contracts -- a process that traditionally takes three to five years to...

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