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    November 2019
    Vol. 102, No. 11


  • Editorial: Playing the Numbers

    The Air Force is betting near-term capacity to develop a multi-domain command and control network. But should just one service foot the bill for a joint requirement?

  • Q&A: A New Way to Build Fighters

    Editor's Pick

    An exclusive interview with USAF acquisition chief Will Roper.

  • Smart Sustainment

    Editor's Pick

    The Rapid Sustainment Office set out to save time and money by investing in new maintenance technologies. After just one year, the results are promising.

  • Combat Heavies

    Editor's Pick

    Mobility forces practice for peer conflict.

  • Proven Prowess

    Editor's Pick

    Women have successfully led the Air Force. Why has no other service had a female top civilian?

  • Disaster in the Philippines

    Editor's Pick

    Ten hours after Pearl Harbor, the Japanese caught US airplanes on the ground—again.

  • Mosaic Warfare

    Editor's Pick

    Designing a new way of war to restore America’s military competitiveness.

  • AFA Almanac

    A compendium of facts and figures about the Air Force Association.

  • Namesakes: Frank Luke Jr.


  • Letters

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  • Verbatim

  • Strategy & Policy

    Editor's Pick

    Time to revisit roles and missions.

  • World

    New tanker still years away; A bigger bomber force; Ambitious launch plans for space; and more ...

  • Faces

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