DOD: Army’s $8.9 billion contract for new air-traffic controllers could take longer than originally anticipated

The Pentagon is considering a proposal to award more than $8 billion to expand air-to-ground communications capabilities in the wake of the Air Force’s $9.9 trillion retirement.The Air Force was expected to retire its fleet of nearly 1,500 air traffic controllers in 2025, leaving the Air National Guard and Army with limited communications capacity.The Army […]