posted on Jun, 30 2019 @ 06:16 PM
a reply to: Zaphod58
Well the good news is that F-35 is shining in these games. It is an absolute game changer. The Navy is going through a transformative era- The Fords
arn't going anywhere but stealhier platforms both large (future CG/DDG replacement) and small (unmanned drones) are going to change how they fight.
The Air Force is kind of F'd. They screwed themselves on the whole F-22 thing, 180 airframes was never going to cut it, but there is hope. The
hypersonics programs, new aim-240 and the quarterbacking ability of the F-35 is transformational. The Army is trying to transform as well- hopefully
they don't have their nose bloodied before they pull it off. My beloved Corps is placing a huge emphasis on cyber, and on amphibious warfare.
What I'm getting at is 5 years from now, this would be an entirely different conversation, sadly, the world may not wait 5 years for us to get our
edit on 30-6-2019 by GD because: Typo