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USAF debates future fighter requirement

By: Stephen Trimble

Source: Flightglobal.com

The next generation of weapons technology that replaces the Lockheed Martin F-22 and F-35 may not be a single-seater or even a fighter, but the end result should have a larger magazine, according to the retiring head of the US Air Force’s Air Combat Command (ACC).

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The staff of Lockheed Martin recounts the development of the F-22 Raptor