The company is also continuing work on the advanced air-to-air missile
(AAAM), in which General Dynamics is the applications contractor.
Bahrain and Jordan plan to buy advanced air-to-air missiles
in deals estimated at $200 million, according to the US Department of Defence.
Along with hosting the latest in electronic-countermeasures equipment, the F-161 will be compatible with a wide variety of stores including day/night navigation and targeting pods, advanced air-to-air missiles
, and precision weapons.