Airport Commission Appointees – Media Release 9/8/21

​FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Wednesday, September 8 ​​From: Safe Skies Clean Water Coalition Allies for Black Lives—Madison ​Parisi reappoints Airport Commissioner​ ​ despite racist comment at April meeting Dane County Executive Joe Parisi is appointing two members to the Dane County Airport Commission, Perry Armstrong, a title company CEO from...

Air Force needs to cut $3.7 million in costs per aircraft to make F-35s affordable

Northwest Florida Daily News, Sept 1, 2021 | Jim Thompson Read original article online EGLIN AFB — A Government Accountability Office survey of military bases where fifth-generation F-35 stealth fighter jets are located, including Eglin Air Force Base, contributed to a GAO report issued last month warning that unless “sustainment” costs for throm...

House Armed Services Committee Seeks Constraints On F-35 Buys

The House Armed Services Committee’s draft policy bill slams the F-35 Joint Strike Fighter program on its astronomical costs — and puts in place language that could both constraint the number of the fifth-generation fighters procured by the Defense Department and affect prime contractor Lockheed Martin’s sustainment work share. https://breakingdefense.com/2021/08/hasc-seeks-constraints-on-f-35-buys-multi-year-sustainment-contract-plans/