27 decembrie 2021

Air Force got a new leader, a new fighter plan and can ditch old planes: 2021 in Review


Air Force Secretary Frank Kendall was sworn in at the end of the summer. (US Air Force/Staff Sgt. Brittany A. Chase)WASHINGTON: If you’re in the military, you’ve probably heard the saying “Hurry up and wait.” It applies to doing things inside the Defense Department, and sadly, it also applies to covering the Pentagon and military services.In 2021, the Air Force put a lot of balls in motion — we saw new leaders come into office and heard hints about some exciting new aircraft programs. But a lot [...]