Navy uncertain on timeline for Link-16 integration to MQ-8C

By Audrey Decker / January 25, 2022 at 5:10 PM
The Navy is uncertain if it will reach its goal to integrate Link-16 into the MQ-8C Fire Scout fleet by fiscal year 2023, according to a service official. “We have a little bit of budgetary uncertainty for the Link-16, so I am not sure if we are going to be able to meet the targets, but the intended value of the Link-16 was to share the data of all the sensors that the Fire Scout gets,” said Capt. Eric Soderberg,...

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