The Week in Defense, Aug. 20-27, 2020

F-15 in flight at night
The Oregon Air National Guard, which currently flies F-15C/D aircraft, will begin to receive upgraded F-15EXs next August.
Credit: U.S. Air National Guard
Oregon National Guard To Receive First F-15EX Unit The U.S. Air Force has selected an Oregon Air National Guard (ANG) squadron as the first home for a Boeing F-15EX operational unit, beginning in 2023. Air Force Secretary Barbara Barrett notified the Oregon ANG on Aug. 14 that its Portland base will...
Jen DiMascio

Based in Washington, Jen previously managed Aviation Week’s worldwide defense, space and security coverage.

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