House chairman's mark approves USAF aircraft divestments, sets limits on others

By Michael Marrow / June 15, 2022 at 3:45 PM
The House Armed Services Committee draft " chairman’s mark " of the fiscal year 2023 defense policy bill obtained by Inside Defense would approve the Air Force's request to reduce the minimum tactical fighter aircraft inventory but limit other retirements. Several of the provisions in the chairman’s mark mirror those requested by the Air Force in the Defense Department’s FY-23 legislative proposals . In those proposals, the Air Force requested Congress reduce the statutory minimum fighter aircraft inventory from...

Not a subscriber? Sign up for 30 days free access to exclusive, behind-the-scenes reporting on defense policy and procurement.

Log in to access this content.