Defence Notes

US air superiority effort faces uncertain funding

8th August 2019 - 13:24 GMT | by Marc Selinger in Washington, DC


Save this for later

The USAF is trying to stave off a deep budget cut to its Next Generation Air Dominance (NGAD) technology development programme.

While the air force requested $1 billion to continue the secretive initiative in FY2020, the House-passed version of the FY2020 defense appropriations bill would provide only half that amount ...

Want to read more?

To read this article, along with thousands of others like it, start your Premium News free trial.

Start Trial or log in here
Back to News

Share to