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Latest News Wires Did report on nuclear Air Force overlook signs of trouble?

A 2013 review of the Air Force's nuclear missile unit is coming under increased scrutiny following the exam-cheating scandal at a nuclear missile base and poor performances by launch officers during an inspection.  

By Robert BurnsAP National Security Writer / April 5, 2014

Dennis Cook/AP/File

Service leaders took an assessment last year of the nuclear Air Force as an encouraging thumbs-up. Yet, in the months that followed, signs emerged that the nuclear missile corps was suffering from breakdowns in discipline, morale, training and leadership.