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How is selling late block F-16s to our ally Taiwan even debatable? Instead the Obama Administration “offered” to upgrade Taiwan’s existing F-16A/B fleet with modern systems. This should have been offered along with providing as many new F-16s as Taiwan … Read the rest of this entry
During a fantastic brief put on by the 99th ABW Public Affairs unit at Nellis AFB during last month’s RED FLAG air war exercise, I asked the commanding officer of the 65th Aggressor Squadron, the guys who fly those eclectically … Read the rest of this entry
I have gotten a disproportionate amount of emails regarding this topic. People cannot fathom why we would block the sale of around 70 late-model F-16s to our friends in Taiwan? The answer is obvious: The Obama Administrationon does not want to piss … Read the rest of this entry
http://www.reuters.com/article/2011/09/26/us-iraq-warplanes-idUSTRE78P5KN20110926 Great news for the F-16 production line. This order should keep it rocking for at least another year.
We sell new F-16s to Pakistan but not Taiwan. And this is in a time when we supposedly need quality jobs so badly? What a joke. http://www.aviationweek.com/aw/generic/story_channel.jsp?channel=defense&id=news/awx/2011/09/19/awx_09_19_2011_p0-371463.xml&headline=Taiwan Criticizes Obama Team Over F-16 Holdup http://uk.reuters.com/article/2011/09/20/usa-taiwan-arms-idUKS1E78I1RY20110920?rpc=401&feedType=RSS&feedName=governmentFilingsNews