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August 2002
Armada International;Aug/Sep2002, Vol. 26 Issue 4, p96
Reports on the surpassing of the 2000th flight hour milestone by the U.S. Air Force-led F-22 Raptor Combined Test Force at Edwards Air Force Base in California during the summer of 2002.


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