I found the comments of U.S. Air Force Gen. Mike Hostage in “Life Post-Cuts” (AW&ST Sept. 23, p. 31) in alignment with those of reader Thomas Parker in his letter in the Feedback section of the same issue (page 10). The Joint Strike Fighter (JSF) exemplifies a military-industrial complex run amok, creating solutions to problems that do not exist. With an ever-progressing Eastern capability to defeat stealth technologies in the realm of air defense identification and interdiction, we ...


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