Air Force chief: Light attack is about more than hardware, it’s a boon for intelligence networks

Read the full article here. By Kyle Rempfer Air Force Times NEW ORLEANS — Many have interpreted the Air Force’s OA-X light-attack experiment as something solely focused on acquiring a cost-effective close-air support aircraft for U.S. forces entangled in low-intensity conflicts. But in reality, the program is also being crafted to increase the capabilities of…

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Enhanced Afghan Air Force strike capability

The full version of this article can be found at Centcom.mil. By 1st Lt. Erin Recanzone, Train Advise Assist Command 5.22.18 “The recent addition of laser-guided bomb strike capability is huge for the Afghan Air Force,” said U.S. Air Force Lt. Col. Justin Williams, 438th Air Expeditionary Advisor Squadron Commander. “The Taliban like to hide…

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