fighter jets http://wamc.org en VT Governor Backs Fighter Jet Plan for Burlington http://wamc.org/post/vt-governor-backs-fighter-jet-plan-burlington <p>Vermont Governor Peter Shumlin says he supports a plan to bring F-35 fighter&nbsp;jets to the Air National Guard base at the Burlington International Airport.&nbsp; WAMC&rsquo;s North Country Bureau Chief Pat Bradley reports&hellip;</p><p>Shumlin says Vermont should be honored to host the F-35. He calls it a commentary on the quality of the Vermont National Guard.</p><p>The Air Force is considering a proposal to base between 18 and 24 of the planes in South Burlington.</p> Fri, 25 May 2012 12:15:38 +0000 Pat Bradley 39751 at http://wamc.org VT Governor Backs Fighter Jet Plan for Burlington