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Nineteen Air Force ROTC cadets were participating in a training opportunity at Mountain Home Air Force Base in Idaho when the accident happened.
Considering only 60 flight hours would result in about 70 more qualified Hispanic candidates, 47 more women and 26 more Black candidates over 12 years.
The Air Force has reinstated more than 400 ROTC cadets after an outcry over the decision to drop almost half of all second-year cadets -- nearly 1,000 students.
By Harm Venhuizen