Virtual Orlando

Follow Air Force Magazine on Twitter (@AirForceMag) on Thursday for live coverage of AFA’s 2013 Air Warfare Symposium (hashtag #AWS2013) in Orlando, Fla. Chief of Staff Gen. Mark Welsh will address the symposium on Feb. 21 at 8:35 a.m. East Coast time, followed by CMSAF James Cody at 9:20 a.m. Panel discussions on Thursday include airpower in the Libyan civil war; AirSea Battle; effective airpower in an era of decreased resources; fleet sustainment in the 2020s; and sustaining global presence with diminishing assets. Among Thursday’s senior Air Force panelists are: Air Force Materiel Command boss Gen. Janet Wolfenbarger; US Air Forces in Europe Commander Gen. Philip Breedlove; Air Combat Command head Gen. Mike Hostage; Air Mobility Command boss Gen. Paul Selva; Lt. Gen. Burton Field, deputy chief of staff for operations, plans, and requirements; Air Force Reserve Chief Lt. Gen. James Jackson; and Lt. Gen. Stanley Clarke, who is scheduled to become the new Air National Guard director later this month. Follow the Daily Report on Thursday for more in-depth coverage of the symposium’s first day.