“In fact, this technology took a large step forward this week,” Carter says. “You’ll be hearing about it more in the months to come.”
During his time as deputy secretary of defense, Carter stood up the SCO in 2012 to breath new life into existing platforms within the DOD’s inventory. Last year, the office revealed its Arsenal Plane concept, a standoff system with a large weapons carriage that would support forward aircraft.
Source: Next Big Future