24 Jul '12, 5pm

Panetta approves plan to lift F-22 limits - Air Force News | パネッタ長官はF-22の飛行制限を解く方針。そして日本へ前方展開させる。…嘉手納にラプターが来る。

http://www.airforcetimes.com/news/2012/07/ap-panetta-approves-lifting-f22-flight-limits-072412/ Panetta approves plan to lift F-22 limits By Brian Everstine - Staff writer Posted : Tuesday Jul 24, 2012 16:01:30 EDT The Air Force is deploying a squadron of F-22s to Japan within days, a show of confidence that the service has identified the cause of oxygen problems that have forced pilots of the stealth fighters to fly only at lower altitudes and remain within 30 minutes of a landing strip. Pilots will soon deploy to Kadena Air Base, Japan, Pentagon spokesman George Little said Tuesday. The Air Force has determined the oxygen deprivation reported by pilots was caused by a faulty valve worn by pilots during high-altitude flights and a filter installed to measure air quality. Valves on the vests will be replaced and the filter has been removed, Little said. Pilots will fly the...

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