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“We have to be realistic today,” Air Force recruiting boss Maj. Gen. Ed Thomas said.
About 4,800 people entered the Air Force in the first quarter of fiscal 2022, down from around 7,100 at the same point in fiscal 2021. And there are fewer prospects in the pipeline.
Waning interest in military service and eligibility among America's youth is still a cause for concern.
The head of Air Force Recruiting Service stressed that the targets will not be quotas.