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According to this link, apparently it went against Raptor Procurment funding I'm afraid
FlightDreamz wrote:(wonder if opening the F-15 line to order some F-15SE's is an option)?
Corsair1963 wrote:Its over except the tears.............
TC wrote:You're right OEF/OIF are COIN-centric, ground-based wars. They aren't the air war, for which the F-22 was clearly intended. Therefore, it was cancelled.
Simply said, the Raptor has not deployed to either war. So, Congress, the SecDef, nor the President saw a need for it. If the money instead goes to the things that we actually need right now in OEF/OIF, then that is a good thing.
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