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  1. Tank

    WTF? (**NSFW**)

    Yes Already not being done in ACC and now being pushed through AETC to take form landings out of UPT.
  2. Tank

    WTF? (**NSFW**)

    πŸ‘ŒπŸ‘ŒπŸ‘ŒπŸ‘ŒπŸ‘ŒπŸ‘ŒπŸ‘ŒπŸ‘ŒπŸ‘ŒπŸ‘ŒπŸ‘Œ https://www.cnn.com/2019/12/15/politics/navy-internal-investigation-hand-gesture-video/index.html
  3. https://www.defensedaily.com/u-s-air-force-experiment-avionics-networks-light-attack-aircraft/air-force/
  4. It’s finally official!! https://www.defensenews.com/air/2019/10/25/air-force-officially-buying-light-attack-planes/
  5. Sounds like Senator Blumenthal is already starting down this road...
  6. https://www.nationaldefensemagazine.org/articles/2019/9/16/upcoming-budget-could-shape-future-of-light-attack-aircraft-procurement
  7. https://breakingdefense.com/2019/09/house-members-seek-ndaa-language-to-force-light-attack-aircraft-buy/ β€œPhil Clay, a former Navy test pilot for the Imminent Fury/Combat Dragon close air support experiments, says the Air Force should purchase "at least a wing" (20 planes) of the Light-Attack Aircraft for SOCOM and the so-called foreign internal defense (FID) mission to combat insurgencies.” β€œthe so-called foreign internal defense (FID) mission to combat insurgencies.” WTF...?!?
  8. http://www.airforcemag.com/Features/Pages/2019/August 2019/Air-Force-Air-Tractor-Move-Past-Light-Attack-Bid-Protest.aspx
  9. Tank

    VLPAD

    Yes Was told that AFRC released too many pilots back to AD and now AFRC is having pilot manning issues. Therefore, don’t expect to be released to an AD flying billet. AFRC didn’t release a fully qual’d F-35 Traditional Reservist who applied to go back on AD to fly F-35s! AFRC sees their manning issues as being on the same level as AD (even though most are getting out and going from AD to AFRC and not the other way around).
  10. Tank

    VLPAD

    Be advised: AFRC is releasing new policy on the VLPAD and is getting very restrictive in regards to who is eligible or not. Was told that the only positions that will be released are those going to Command, Joint Staff or ROTC. Stand by for more information from AFRC.
  11. You have the full article? You need a subscription to the WSJ to read it.
  12. This also could go under the β€œWhat’s Wrong With the Air Force” thread considering LA was supposed to fall under the new Rapid Fielding Acquisition process... https://www-military-com.cdn.ampproject.org/c/s/www.military.com/daily-news/2019/07/26/air-force-wants-more-money-light-attack-aircraft-effort.html/amp
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