The Air Force’s F-22s Did a Massive Elephant Walk to Deter China

    The two dozen F-22s that participated in the mass take-off apparently account for around half of the Raptors that the 3rd Wing’s two fighter squadrons operate. A U.S. Air Force wing in Alaska managed to launch 24 F-22 Raptor stealth fighters plus an E-3 radar plane and a C-17 transport, all in quick succession. (This first appeared in June 2019.) The dramatic “elephant walk” at Elmendorf Air Force Base was more than an impressive […]

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