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Air Force training investment boost to continue in FY-20 budget

September 13, 2018 at 1:35 PM
DAYTON, OH -- The head of Air Combat Command said this week the fiscal year 2020 budget will see additional funding for key training capabilities to support readiness -- like improved threat emitters for F-35 training, contracted adversary air support and additional flying hours -- but hinted the service continues to face difficult decisions about how to balance the need for near-term readiness with investment in more future-looking training technology. The service's FY-19 request reflected an upswing in training investment,...

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