Provides background on AF C-17 cargo/transport aircraft, in context of needs of C-5 modernization program, DOD strategic airlift requirements, and recent legislation on airlift force structure. Addresses issues for Congress and legislative activity for FY2009 and FY2010.
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Microfiche version: Library of Congress. Congressional Research Service. Air Force C-17 Aircraft Procurement