From the office of Rep. Adam Kinzinger (R, Illinois 11th District)…
Friday, June 15th, Congressman Kinzinger will discuss the latest news regarding the F-22 with Soledad O’Brien at 7:10 am CT.
On June 14th, U.S. Senator Mark R. Warner (D-VA) and U.S. Congressman Adam Kinzinger (R-IL) released new information from the U.S. Air Force (USAF) that reveals significantly higher rates of oxygen-deprivation incidents reported by F-22 Raptor pilots than previously disclosed, and more widespread concerns about the impact and use of a charcoal breathing filter recently ordered removed from the aircraft. The information is contained in the USAF responses to a detailed set of questions submitted by Senator Warner and Congressman Kinzinger on May 10.
Congressman Kinzinger will discuss this news and the next steps that must be taken to ensure that the pilots who came forward with their concerns are protected at 7:10 am CT on CNN.