Letters From Our Readers (April 3, 2017)

Credit: U.S. Air Force
Needless Delays? A key bit of information in “Grounded” ( Feb. 20-March 5, p. 32 ) noted the aircraft readiness crisis in the U.S. Defense Department, namely the number of grounded aircraft waiting for maintenance or for spare (sometimes “specialized”) parts. Virtually all such parts are specialized...

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