Well if they need to train F-35 and F-22 pilots to go up against Russian and Chinese made jets with LO, that is what they need to do. As for 'old school' I thought you were talking about the ages of some of the personnel involved!Good to see when ‘Old School’ works it is still utilised.
This Air Force Base is Using 1950s Tech to Give F-35 Pilots More Flight Time
Even if ‘Old’ is pretty new with the 65th Red Air Aggressor Squadron getting 11 Early model F-35A’s.
Air Force Will Use Older F-35s to Simulate Enemy Fighters
The story about the refuelling rig is a bit silly if you ask me.