VIDEO: AMC’s Everhart on Priorities, Pilot Shortage, Modernization & “Smart” Planes

Published on March 10, 2017 by Nicholas Hoffman

Gen. Carlton “Dewey” Everhart II, USAF, commander of the US Air Force’s Air Mobility Command, discusses his priorities, his command’s pilot shortage, modernization needs and modifying transport and tanker planes to serve as “smart” communications and intel nodes with Defense & Aerospace Report Editor Vago Muradian. The interview was conducted at the Air Force Association’s Air Warfare Symposium MArch 1-3, 2017 in Orlando, Florida. Our coverage of AWS 2017 was sponsored by DRS Technologies.