U.S. Senator Bashes USAF Light Attack Approach

Credit: A-29: USAF
A senior Republican senator is calling the U.S. Air Force’s approach to light attack procurement “backwards.” The service is requesting $35 million in fiscal 2020 research and development funding for light attack and $400 million in procurement funding in fiscal 2022-2024. The Pentagon is asking...

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