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Air Force Afraid of Antiques?

During the Korean war, the Mig-15 was a fairly formidable fighter, and the Mig-17 was a serious threat to American bombers (and fighters) during Viet Nam.

That, of course, was several decades ago. Aircraft technology has progressed remarkably since the 1960s, and these half-century-old jets are hardly cutting edge technology any longer. Nonetheless, the United States Air Force is, apparently, still quite concerned about them…
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