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The USA recognized a catastrophic condition of the Air Force


The American organization Rand in common with the Government Accountability Office has conducted a research and has established that the U.S. Air Force doesn't conform to requirements of the possible conflicts of the future. Writes The National Interest about it. Experts have studied data on the previous operations of the U.S. Air Force and have estimated their opportunities at eight various scenarios among which there is a gaining an air superiority, airstrikes and others. Also they have estimated chances at one of four hypothetical conflicts, like new Cold War with Russia or China, or the small regional conflict. On teme00:02 — Today Still poletayempochy America has conceded materials to Russia and has let to themselves planes-razvedchikiv result experts have come to a conclusion that the American military practically never managed to carry out a task with 100 percent result. At the long regional conflict the percent of the successful attacks and airstrikes makes only 62 and 65 percent respectively. In peacekeeping operations of the U.S. Air Force can provide only 29 percent of needs for investigation, 40 percent — in special operations, and 46 percent — when bombing. In addition, in Audit Chamber have studied 13 models of the American planes, including B-52, F-22, F/A-18 E/F Super Hornet and AV-8B Harrier. Experts have said, from 2011 to 2016 the American military didn't manage to achieve the required objectives on deliveries. It is connected with difficulties in maintenance of planes. To correct "serious problems", the U.S. Air Force is offered to simplify a design of planes to lower time for their service. Thus the American military will be able to give more time for preparation and there will be more qualified pilots. It is more than important news in Film of Day Telegram-channel. Subscribe!

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