The U.S. military air portfolio is imbalanced with far too many strike fighters and needs to be reworked for greater long-range bombing and persistent surveillance and reconnaissance capabilities under the pending Quadrennial Defense Review (QDR), several high-profile commentators said Nov. 10. Speaking on Capitol Hill at an event sponsored by the Center for Strategic and Budgetary Assessments (CSBA) think tank, CSBA researchers and others, including a former commander of the Air ...


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