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Should the T-38 jet trainer be retired?

The T-38 Talon is still the number one lead-in fighter training aircraft for the US Air Force.  But, like its Navy counterpart, the T45 Goshawk (based on the British Hawk advanced trainer aircraft), it is old. In the case of the T-38 the first one was produced in 1961 and the last rolled off the Northrop assembly line in […]