05 octombrie 2019

Defense Secretary Esper makes first visit to Wright-Patterson Air Force Base, gets NASIC update


DAYTON, Ohio (Tribune News Service) — For the first time since taking office, the U.S. Secretary of Defense on Friday visited Wright-Patterson Air Force Base where he received updates on projects and met with local Airmen.Rep. Mike Turner, R-Dayton, invited Secretary Mark T. Esper to visit in order to “celebrate” the base topping recently 30,000 jobs for the first time in 30 years. Esper became defense secretary in July.“The Secretary obviously gets a number of briefings that come across his [...]