The Future is FARA

Khalem Chapman provides detailed insight into each contender in the FARA-CP programme before the US Army narrows its selection down to just two concepts.

A look into the future. The FARA-CP programme is set to follow a transformational approach to deliver the US Army’s next-generation light scout/attack/reconnaissance helicopter.
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The Future Attack Reconnaissance Aircraft – Competitive Prototype (FARA-CP) programme – part of the US Army’s Future Vertical Lift (FVL) portfolio – is a competition to design, produce and test a prototype that will replace the service’s now retired Bell OH-58D Kiowa Warrior light attack, observation and reconnaissance helicopter. The project falls under the army’s Futures Command and its subordinate Combat Capabilities Development Command (CCDC).

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