US Air Force To Acquire 200 Next-Gen Air Dominance (NGAD) Fighters; To Retire 300+ Aircraft Inc F-22 Raptor

In its $185.1 billion 2024 fiscal year budget request, the US Air Force seeks to decommission 310 aircraft, which authorities believe will free up more funds for developing cutting-edge assets like the Next Generation Air Dominance (NGAD) fighter.