PACAF Chief Favors F-15EX For Kadena Basing

Credit: U.S. Air Force photo, Samuel King Jr.
The head of U.S. Pacific Air Forces favors choosing the Boeing F-15EX to replace two squadrons of aging F-15C/D fighters at Kadena Air Base in Okinawa, Japan. The statement by Gen. Kenneth Wilsbach on March 14 may be a sign that the key base in the East China Sea could become the first overseas base...
Steve Trimble

Steve covers military aviation, missiles and space for the Aviation Week Network, based in Washington DC.

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