The sales is to Croatia for 1b Euros. More jet than what they need IMO. Better to spend the money on their ground forces.
With a range of over 1700 miles could target Chinese forces together with the USN version help for Taiwan isnt very far away.
Good idea to find out if the 15 can act like a bomb truck.
USAF was going to cut ROTC grads by several hundred. Now thats changed.
If the balloon goes up the US will have its hands full in the Pacific and perhaps many other places as well.
The Guard is a very political organization through most of its life from the Revolution til today.
A two star has been found to be partly to blame for the AAV sinking that killed 8 Marines and a sailor.
Country building fails again. Its not the fault of the warfighter but that of the politicians. Once bin laden was killed we satisfied the objective of payback for 9-11. Meanwhile Al Qaeda has the protection of Iran. A chapter closes a new is to be written...
The sale includes 160 M1A1's plus Chinooks and other gear like bridging gear and recovery vehicles.
The Russians think the USAF is spread thin, but if needed in the North the US can get Canada to assist.