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Don't build more F-22s

...clear that he would like to end the program, funding for F-22s still turns up in the annual defense authorization bill. In the Senate, an additional $1.75 billion for more F-22s was put into the Armed Services Committee markup of the...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/071909/opi_465729724.shtml
Last F-22 Raptor jet rolls off Ga. assembly line

...in Marietta on Tuesday.The jet is the last of about 190 F-22s produced for the U.S. Air Force, completing its operational...workers have assembled the jets at the Marietta plant.The F-22s are now based at Langley Air Force Base in Virginia, Elmendorf...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2011-12-14/last-f-22-raptor-jet-rolls-ga-assembly-
State
Defense budget stabilizes Alaska forces

...have yet received these modifications, so this is a unique capability for us," and is one reason why the Alaska-based F-22s are in so much demand in the Middle East.Another capability, actually devised by a group of active duty and reservist...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2014-02-27/defense-budget-stabilizes-alaska-forces
State
Stealth fighter jets headed to Alaska

...interview at his headquarters. The F-22s have so far deployed overseas only...also enabled pilots to train in the F-22s with Japanese fighter jets, he said...together with active duty airmen. F-22s will also be based in New Mexico where...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/061907/sta_20070619009.shtml
News
Air Force needs answers before requiring pilots to fly F-22 Raptor

...unresolved oxygen issues by putting the safety of its pilots at the forefront.As is, the nation's 187 operational F-22s are not used in combat. The plane is designed to defeat advanced jets that rival powers have not yet developed, let alone...

http://juneauempire.com/opinion/2012-05-13/air-force-needs-answers-requiring-pil
Opinion
Air Force: No significant changes near F-22 bases

...pleased with the restrictions Panetta has put in place on the F-22s and applauded the Air Force for requiring pilots to wear...the controls."Air Combat Command, which oversees the F-22s, said the planes will stay in "close proximity to military...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2012-05-18/air-force-no-significant-changes-near-f
State
Air Force lifts 4-month grounding of F-22 over oxygen issues, returns stealth jets to service

...receive enough oxygen."It's day one on a road to get our F-22s back in the air and back to their full operational capability...no pilots have expressed concern to him about flying the F-22s, since the investigation has yet to determine the cause...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2011-09-22/air-force-lifts-4-month-grounding-f-22-
State
Stealthy fighter jet's arrival meets criticism

...lecturer James P. Stevenson. "I don't think al-Qaida is going to shrink back into their caves because there are F-22s flying overhead rather than F-16s." Elmendorf Air Force Base is getting the first of 40 Raptors this week, making...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/080607/sta_20070806001.shtml
News
F-22 fighter jets retrofitted after Alaska crash

...been installed in Joint Base Elmendorf-Richardson's 40 F-22s, the Anchorage base that Haney, 31, was attempting to...baseline blood work has been done of every pilot flying the F-22s "so if they do come back after an oxygen incident, they...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2012-03-21/f-22-fighter-jets-retrofitted-after-ala
State
Search for pilot continues after jet crash

...production of the plane, built by Lockheed Martin Corp., by eliminating $1.75 billion that would have added seven F-22s to the Air Force's fleet. An F-22 crashed in March 2009 near Edwards Air Force Base in California, killing the pilot...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/111810/sta_737971848.shtml
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