Jahara W. Matisek
Major Jahara “FRANKY” Matisek, U.S. Air Force, is an AFIT Ph.D. Student at Northwestern University. He has served as an instructor pilot on the T-6 and C-17, flying over 200 combat missions in Iraq and Afghanistan. Upon completion of his doctoral studies, Major Matisek will teach Military and Strategic Studies at the U.S. Air Force Academy. He has written for Foreign Policy, Defense One, and Small Wars Journal, to name a few.
Recent articles from Jahara W. Matisek
Joining the Military
Change Physical Standards To Recognize Most Jobs Don’t Require ‘Combat Fitness’
New wars have new demands. They should have appropriate physical standards.
5 Reasons An F-22 Raptor Restart Is A Terrible Idea
Here's why an F-22 Raptor restart is not the Air Force's solution to ongoing fiscal constraints.