The U.S. Air Force’s bomber fantasy: How to grow the force without spending $45 billion.
If the U.S. Air Force follows through on its ambitious plan to add 75 new squadrons, it either will have to buy a lot more new bombers, or hold on longer to older bombers.
The service apparently is reluctant to confront this hard choice.
Air Force Secretary Heather Wilson in February 2019 re-affirmed the service's 2018 plan for its bomber fleet.
Under the plan, the Air Force in the...
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