The US has begun testing not less than one next-generation fighter-bomber prototype, as declared completely your Air Force Assistant Secretary for Procurement, Technology and Logistics, Will Roper, instructed Defense News on September 15.
This American excessive command stated days earlier than the Air, Space and Cybernetic Conference of the Air Force Association that the United States constructed and put within the air “a full-scale flight demonstrator” and, in taking that step, they beat “data”.
The traits of that plane and the small print of the Next Generation Air Domain program are nonetheless categorized, however Roper stated the Pentagon is ready to construct “the following technology plane in a means that by no means occurred.”
Will Roper didn’t go into element concerning the traits of the constructed prototype or the doable contractors who would deal with the challenge, preferring to level out that the US Air Force took this step a yr after analyzing its alternate options.
In reality, the US Air Force goals to create quite a lot of next-generation warfare plane that would embrace fighters, drones, and different networked platforms related in area or within the cyber realm.