A-29 Crash Results In OA-X Experiment Suspension

Credit: A-29: USAF
The U.S. Air Force has suspended its light attack experiment until a cause is determined in the recent fatal crash of a Sierra Nevada/Embraer A-29 Super Tucano, a senior official says. Gen. James Holmes, Air Combat Command chief, told reporters June 28 during a Defense Writers Group breakfast that...

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