The Air Force anticipates awarding Lockheed Martin a contract for advance procurement of materials and long-lead parts for four F-22s on Nov. 26, 2008. This order is meant to keep the front end of the Raptor production line active without pause while the new Administration decides if it wants to keep buying more F-22s. Here a Raptor performs maneuvers during the AirPower over Hampton Roads show at Langley AFB, Va., June 21, 2008.
Air Force photo by SrA. Barry Loo
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An F-35A Lightning II assigned to Hill AFB, Utah,
conducts a training flight with F-16 Fighting Falcons assigned to Kunsan
AB, Republic of Korea, over the city of Gunsan, on Dec. 1, 2017,
in preparation for Vigilant Ace 18.
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