C-130 Avionics Upgrade Stays Alive In House Armed Services Mark

By Courtney Albon / May 8, 2014 at 2:49 PM
The House Armed Services Committee's mark-up of the fiscal year 2015 defense authorization bill includes a provision to fund the C-130 Avionics Modernization Program and prohibits the Air Force from pursuing a less capable alternative. Further, included in the committee's package of en-bloc amendments is language that would prevent the service from spending more than 75 percent of its operations and maintenance funding until 15 days after the Air Force certifies that it has obligated funds for C-130 AMP. C-130...

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