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Air Force removes A-10 ‘treason’ general

The Air Force general who said that supporting the A-10 close air support aircraft was a form of treason has been slapped down and removed from his post, the Air Force said.

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A-10, 1975. (U.S. Air Force photo)

 

The Air Force general who said that supporting the A-10 close air support aircraft was a form of treason has been slapped down and removed from his post, the Air Force said.

I think the Air Force should reconsider its ways before it starts being considered the Pentagon’s version of United Airlines.

U.S. Department of Defense

Thomas E. Ricks covered the U.S. military from 1991 to 2008 for the Wall Street Journal and then the Washington Post. He can be reached at ricksblogcomment@gmail.com.

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