posted on Sep, 21 2017 @ 10:16 AM
The Air Force is looking at options for the T-X, from awarding the contract with a delayed start date, to straight up delaying the program. The
uncertainty comes from the budget debate. If another CR is passed, the Air Force will have to get special budgeting to start a new program.
Awarding the contract and delaying the start allows for any protests to be handled without delaying work on the program, as well as dealing with any