AIR: Angry Sascha

The U.S. has no real air power. For all its billions, the U.S. is getting no real air power. The U.S. will have no real air power until the U.S. people wake up themselves and the men responsible for U.S. air policies.

Thus a loud, brash, and angry voice cried this week to the U.S. people. The voice belonged to Major Alexander Procofieff ("Sascha") de Seversky, who won all available decorations, and lost his right leg when he flew for his native Russia in World War I (see cut). Sascha de Seversky is...

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