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One of America's Top Allies Has Lots to Say About the F-35

“Every soldier on every battlefield through modern history will want, or pray for, control of the air above him. The F-35 gives our soldiers the greatest confidence that they will have air control above them. I’m delighted we’re getting it. Only those who don’t have air control above them know the true horror of that environment and I would not want that for Australian soldiers.”

This first appeared in ASPI’s The Strategist here.

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