September 1999

Vol. 82, No. 9

Misawa’s Weasels

The 35th Fighter Wing is the vital link at a base combining elements of four US services and Japan’s air self-defense forces.

Stevens on Defense

The Senate Appropriations Committee chairman talks about Kosovo, airpower, missile defense, cyberwar,

Aerospace World

The Big Switch: Ralston In … Air Force Gen. Joseph W. Ralston, vice chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, was tapped to become Supreme Allied Commander Europe when that key NATO post comes open next spring. If the past...

Verbatim: The F-22

“The committee believes that … continued F-22 production is not justified at this time. The committee thus recommends an F-22 ‘production pause.’ … The committee specifically denies the $1.8 billion F-22 production funding requested for Fiscal Year 2000.”-House Appropriations Defense...