Air Force awards LAIRCM contract to Boeing

by: Matthew Potter
February 25, 2008

Category: Boeing, Contract Awards, production program, U.S. Air Force | RSS 2.0

Boeing won a contract to buy and install Large Aircraft Infra-Red Countermeasures (LAIRCM) systems on US Air Force aircraft. These would go on tankers and transports and provide protection against heat-seeking missiles. While no aircraft has recently been attacked in Iraq or Afghanistan there remains the chance that it will be. article on this is here. The contract is worth $77 M.

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