Tehran also summoned diplomats from Denmark, the Netherlands and Britain for allegedly hosting members of the group suspected of links to Saturday's attack that killed 24 people, according to a revised death toll. Four militants attacked a parade commemorating the start of the Iran-Iraq war in the southwestern city of Ahvaz, capital of the border province of Khuzestan. Officials and an eyewitness said the gunmen were clad in Iranian military uniforms and had sprayed the crowd with gunfire using weapons they had stashed in a nearby park.
Should an additional investigation be needed, an Accident Investigation Board report will not be released for some months, he added.
Bunch said the service will continue to work with defense industry partners to complete any remaining test requirements, mostly maintenance and sustainment data. One goal of the OA-X effort is to stand up a fleet of aircraft that could connect into a network of shareable information with allies and partners already flying light air support craft.
With that in mind, Bunch said the service is working to export and grow its network experimentation onto another aircraft -- potentially another Air Force aircraft or a completely different light attack platform -- to test the additional capability.
The goal of this network is to get it to the point where we can utilize it in other platforms beyond light attack. The Air Force has not committed to making light attack a program of record even as lawmakers are hopeful the light attack aircraft procurement strategy may improve how future weapons systems are acquired.
Bunch said a potential request for proposal could be issued by December. While discussing light attack last week, Gen. Mike Holmes, head of Air Combat Command, said he was not worried the recent crash would negatively impact the demo, or future aircraft experiments.
Bunch on Tuesday agreed with the assessment but added that it still gave leaders pause. Short is a critical setback for America writ large. That is a big hit to all of us. Having said that, we were trying a different approach.
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