Air Force Leadership Emphasize Importance of McConnell Air Force Base at Senate Defense Appropriations Hearing
Feb 11 2016
WASHINGTON – U.S. Senator Jerry Moran (R-Kan.), a member of the Senate Appropriations Subcommittee for Defense and Co-Chair of the Senate Defense Communities Caucus, this week asked Air Force Secretary Deborah James and Air Force Chief of Staff General Mark Welsh about the cyber capabilities at McConnell Air Force Base, the new Air Traffic Control Tower ($11.2 million) in the fiscal year 2017 Defense Budget Request, and Sec. James’ upcoming visit to McConnell.