USAF F-16 as used by "Thunderbirds" aerobatic team:
Unit cost: $US29.1m; operational cost $US8k/hour
US War Budget FY 2021: $US934bn
US Total Deaths from COVID-19 (as of 05.19.2020): 90,340
US front-line healthcare workers are being forced to re-use masks, wear plastic trash bags for scrubs, face a chronic shortage of PPE, and are largely underpaid. Meanwhile, the US State and capital are whipping the working class back to work despite there being no vaccine or even a treatment, just to prop up profits. Instead of getting what we need, we get flyover salutes from the Air Force.
22 May 2020