Raytheon Beats Boeing To Win Billion-Dollar FAB-T Competition

By Gabe Starosta / June 2, 2014 at 9:48 PM
Raytheon has defeated Boeing in a competition more than 10 years in the making to provide protected communications terminals to the Air Force. Raytheon was officially awarded a $298 million contract for the Family of Advanced Beyond-Line-of-Sight Terminals (FAB-T) program on June 2, noteworthy for two reasons: First, that dollar figure represents only a fraction of the program's possible value if the Air Force chooses to procure bomber-carried airborne terminals at some point in the future; the Air Force has...

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