Judge Dismisses Flight Instruction Suit Against USAF

Law360, New York (October 13, 2010, 5:49 PM EDT) -- A federal district judge has dismissed a suit brought by government contractors accusing the U.S. Air Force and the Department of Defense of violating their own procedures in a decision to “in-source” the instruction of certain fighter pilots, finding that the case belongs in the U.S Court of Federal Claims.

In an order issued Tuesday, Judge Fred Biery of the U.S. District Court for the Western District of Texas disagreed with Harris Enterprises Inc. and Speed Aviation Inc. that the matter belonged in district court as...
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