US Air Force secretary: F-35 coming to Burlington
May 24, 2018
The secretary of the U.S. Air Force says the F-35 fighter jet is coming to Burlington.
Secretary Heather Wilson sent a letter to the city of Burlington Thursday reiterating her decision.
On Town Meeting Day voters passed a resolution opposing the F-35 basing in Vermont. Mayor Miro Weinberger sent Secretary Wilson a letter asking whether the Vermont Guard could be assigned a different mission, not including the F-35.[FULL ARTICLE]