U.S. Air Force Chief Gen. David Goldfein on March 8 approved a light-attack fighter flight demonstration to take place at Holloman Air Force Base, New Mexico, this summer. The Air Force expects to issue an invitation to industry to participate in the experiment shortly, according to spokeswoman Ann Stefanek. Goldfein’s signature marks another baby step for the Air Force toward possibly buying 300 off-the-shelf light fighters to help combat violent extremists in the Middle East. But ...


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