Accession Number:

ADA488889

Title:

Military Airlift: The Joint Cargo Aircraft Program

Descriptive Note:

Congressional rept.

Corporate Author:

LIBRARY OF CONGRESS WASHINGTON DC CONGRESSIONAL RESEARCH SERVICE

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

2008-10-10

Pagination or Media Count:

7.0

Abstract:

Joint Cargo Aircraft JCA is a joint acquisition program between the Army and Air Force intended to procure a commercial off-the-shelf aircraft capable of meeting Army and Air Force requirements for intra-theater airlift. The C-27J Spartan, built by L-3 Communications, was awarded the JCA contract in 2007. This is an update of a report by William Knight and will be updated as conditions warrant.

Subject Categories:

  • Aircraft
  • Radio Communications

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE