December 1998

Vol. 81, No. 12

Operating Abroad

The USAFE commander talks about air expeditionary operations from foreign bases.

Aerospace World

F-22 Makes First Supersonic Flight The F-22 went supersonic for the first time Oct. 10, 51 years to the week after the sound barrier was broken for the first time in the skies over Edwards AFB, Calif. Lockheed Martin test...


Overseas Presence “In past years, USAF has tended to pay less attention to overseas presence than did the Navy. The emerging situation [in regional theaters] suggests that USAF should broaden its thinking in this arena. USAF forces may at least...