Aircraft Will Be Deployed To Army's Joint Multinational
Readiness Center In Germany
The 100th delivery of a UH-72A Lakota light utility helicopter
was celebrated at a rollout ceremony at the American Eurocopter
facility in Columbus, MS on March 11. The 100th Lakota aircraft
will be deployed to Germany with the Army's Joint Multinational
General Dynamics Advanced Information Systems has been awarded a
$30.6 million contract for the production of 118 Type-3 advanced
mission computers (AMC) for the F/A-18 Super Hornet aircraft.
The advanced mission computer provides situational awareness
and combat systems control.
The Department of Defense announced Tuesday that the remains of
a U.S. serviceman, missing in action from the Vietnam War, have
been identified and will be returned to his family for burial with
full military honors.