I remember serving at NAS Miramar, CA in the early 70's when it was out in the foothills outside of San Diego. Then the million dollar homes started sprouting up and everyone wondered where the...
correction, only when contracted out to lowest bidder.
Why do we let our US certified aircraft go out of country to be serviced by unlicensed mechanics?
Thanks Boeing, for developing technology (aided with taxpayer dollars) and giving it away to foreign entities.