“Note the actions the F-35 is incapable to perform,” said Winslow Wheeler, director of the Straus Military Reform Project at the Project on Government Oversight in Washington, D.C. “Among them long time loiter, low altitude observation of the problem, multiple gun passes with extreme accuracy.” These things saved American lives. The A-10’s replacement? Perhaps not.
I don’t know which is worse: Generals who are always fighting the last war, or Generals who are only fighting what they think will be the next war.
Although maybe we wouldn’t need to deep-six the Warthog if Barack Obama wasn’t doing everything he could to destroy the US military.