Compromise policy bill includes Army legislative proposals on helicopters, IFPC

By Ethan Sterenfeld / December 8, 2021 at 2:56 PM
Army proposals to award multiyear helicopter procurement contracts and delay a cruise missile defense system were included in a compromise fiscal year 2022 defense authorization bill, which the House approved Tuesday night. Both the House and Senate Armed Services committees included the multiyear procurement contracts for the AH-64E Apache and UH/HH-60M Black Hawk helicopters in earlier versions of the bill. Using the multiyear contracts, which would last until at least FY-25 for the Apache and FY-26 for the Black Hawk,...

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