Air Force and Energy

Robert Farley argues pretty effectively that the Air Force has outlived its usefulness and ought to be dissolved back into the other branches. Longtime readers will know that we’re pretty skeptical of the Air Force’s role in 21st-century warfare.

Nonetheless, it bears mentioning that the Air Force is on the leading edge of alternative energy deployments, having just switched on the largest solar array in North America at Nellis Air Force Base in Nevada. A small nuclear plant could be next.