U.S. Air Force Chief Tackles Trade-Offs With Congress

C-130H aircraft
A C-130H aircraft assigned to the Wyoming Air National Guard was one of the first to receive new eight-blade propellers in the U.S. Air National Guard.
Credit: Senior Airmen Andrew Rivera
Ninety days into his new job, U.S. Air Force Chief of Staff Gen. Charles Q. Brown, Jr., is tackling a systemic problem the service has faced for years—creating a dialog with Capitol Hill to explain why it is necessary to retire older aircraft and use those dollars for new equipment. The latest...

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