The Week in Defense, July 16-23, 2020

Boeing T-7A aircraft in flight
The U.S. Air Force plans to purchase 351 T-7A advanced training aircraft.
Credit: Boeing
T-7A Demos ‘Fighter-Like’ Performance The U.S. Air Force’s new Boeing T-7A jet trainer has cleared about 80% of the overall test points in Phase One of its five-year flight-test program, the company announced on July 14. The twin-engine lead-in trainer for future fighter pilots is demonstrating...

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