The United States Air Force has recently awarded a $39 million contract to Raytheon, a leading defense technology company.

The contract aims to develop a cutting-edge command and control software prototype for an air-based air defense system.

This groundbreaking initiative represents a pivotal step towards safeguarding smaller air bases across the Pacific from potential threats posed by small drones and cruise missiles.

Revolutionizing Air Base Defense: The BC3 Software Prototype

Raytheon’s Battle Management Command and Control (BC3) software will serve as the cornerstone of this ambitious project.