Documents show more than half of the A-10s in USAF aren’t deployable because of critical maintenance

David Wichner The Arizona Daily Star, Tucson The Air Force has for now dropped plans to retire most of the A-10 ground-attack jets that form a major mission at Tucson’s Davis-Monthan Air Force Base, after the plan was rebuffed by Congress last year. But the Air Force is again moving to retire some A-10s, and recently revealed documents show more than […]

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Air Force Academy mourns the death of cadet who succumbed to injuries

Hugh Johnson The Gazette (Colorado Springs, Colo.) May 4—The Air Force Academy announced on Wednesday the death of a cadet from complications caused by a fall last month. Cadet 4th Class Christopher Scott Ryong Adams suffered “severe injuries” in a fall on April 23 during personal recreation, according to Commandant of Cadets Brig. Gen. Paul Moga. Conner Adams, who said […]

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