Recent Report: The Air Force Still Needs the F-16 Fighting Falcon
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Kris Osborn

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Today’s Fighting Falcon dates back as far as the 1970s, a circumstance that raises questions as to how the combat aircraft has sustained its combat relevance.

Here’s What You Need to Remember: These innovative upgrades to the Fighting Falcon might not enable it to rival Russian or Chinese fifth-generation stealth fighter jets. Still, these upgrades may explain why the study recommends holding on to the Fighting Falcons. 

The Mitchell Institute of Aerospace Studies...

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