Sheppard Air Force Base is making history. A $29.4 billion agreement will allow Saudi Arabia to purchase 84 F-15 fighter aircraft and send their airmen to U.S. training bases. Brigadier General Darryl Burke says this is the largest foreign military sales case in the nations history.
"It's a great opportunity for a cultural experience. I think, with the community, they're going to see some North Texas hospitality. They will grow warm to that very quickly. And we will be able to benefit from some cultural exchange with the middle east," he said.