With so much hype surrounding the U.S. Air Force’s OA-X experiment at Holloman AFB, New Mexico, one could be forgiven for thinking the service is seriously planning to buy a fleet of light-attack aircraft. But OA-X is not an aircraft-procurement program, and neither is a new initiative announced back in July, called Light Attack Support for Special Operations (LASSO). It turns out the partnership between U.S. Special Operations Command (USSOCOM) and the Air Force Life Cycle ...


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