Air Force submits $3.5 billion unfunded priorities list to Congress

By Vanessa Montalbano / March 25, 2024 at 5:48 PM
The Air Force is asking Congress for $3.5 billion to cover unfunded priorities mostly related to the service's recently announced structural shakeup to better prepare for conflict with a near-peer adversary, according to a document obtained by Inside Defense . The unfunded priorities list , dated March 21, includes $266.3 million to support the first multicombatant command exercise in the Indo-Pacific next year, $1.1 billion to help build new and existing mission beddowns, $1.5 billion for aircraft maintenance and $612.4...

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