Between the nights of December 26 and 29, 1980, multiple, extraordinary UFO events occurred within Rendlesham Forest, Suffolk, England that involved military personnel from the nearby Royal Air Force stations of Bentwaters and Woodbridge. Since that now long gone period, countless U.S. Air Force personnel, who were...
ABC News’ Producer Angel Canales and Editor Arthur Niemynski report: SAN DIEGO — Growing up overseas while her father was in the Air Force stationed in Okinawa, Japan, Liz Carmouche was surrounded by military life from early age. “The people in my life that I...
NASA's Mars Atmosphere and Volatile Evolution (MAVEN) mission began with a smooth countdown and flawless launch from Cape Canaveral Air Force Station's Space Launch Complex 41. The United Launch Alliance Atlas V rocket carrying the 5,400-pound spacecraft lifted off at 1:28 p.m. Show More Summary
The United Launch Alliance Atlas V rocket lifted off at 1:28 p.m. ET from Cape Canaveral Air Force Station carrying the Mars Atmosphere and Volatile Evolution, or MAVEN, spacecraft on a 10-month journey to the Red Planet. (Credit: NASA)...Show More Summary
NASA's new robotic explorer, MAVEN, will be blasting off from Florida's Cape Canaveral Air Force Station in just a few minutes. And you can watch the whole thing live right here. Read more...
NASA’s next mission to Mars is on schedule for its upcoming launch. MAVEN, the Mars Atmosphere and Volatile Evolution mission, will blast off from Cape Canaveral Air Force Station atop a United Launch Alliance Atlas V 401 rocket at 1:28...
Huib de Vriend was five years old when the great flood of 1953 hit. It was a chilly Saturday night, and the local radio stations had gone off the air at their usual hour near bedtime, just before the full force of the storm blew in.Show More Summary
From the photos of it on the Portal to Texas History, Abilene, Texas, looks like a rather laid-back place. Sure, it’s big enough to support a hospital, below, and an Air Force base, on which sat the Gulf station above, but nobody seems to be rushing or shoving. Could be the times, too. What do […]
Here’s yet another example of the US military’s transition to a safer, more agile fuel profile. The US Air Force has just embarked on a wind power demonstration at a remote monitoring station used for combat training exercises in Alaska. Show More Summary
Royal Air Force, Upper Heyford was a Royal Air Force station located 5 miles outside of Bicester but thanks to budget cuts and a damnable peace, the airstrips and bunkers now sit dormant, slowly being taken back by an enemy they didn't expect: nature. Show More Summary
New York Yankees radio broadcasts are moving from WCBS to WFAN, ending the 26 year run of the New York Mets on the station. Yankees games will be broadcast on WFAN's 660 AM and 101.9 FM stations, forcing the Mets to link up with either...Show More Summary
One year after their launch from Cape Canaveral Air Force Station on Aug. 30, 2012, NASA's twin Van Allen Probes have already fundamentally changed how we understand the Van Allen radiation belts above our planet. Data from the probes...Show More Summary
(EDWARDS AIR FORCE BASE, Calif.) — A Colorado company developing a spaceship to take astronauts to the International Space Station has run the craft through a series of tests at a NASA facility in California. The two-hour test of Dream Chaser spacecraft occurred Thursday at NASA’s Dryden Flight Research Center at Edwards Air Force Base. Show More Summary
(Elmendorf Air Force Base: Wikipedia) Several weeks ago a controversy arose when Lt. Col. Kenneth Reyes, a Christian chaplain stationed at Joint Base Elmendorf-Richardson in Alaska, wrote an essay entitled,...Show More Summary
While those of us fortunate to have climate controlled offices or apartments can shelter inside away from the ferocious Shanghai summer, others have been forced to seek air conditioned refuge in the city's subway stations. [ more › ...
CAPE CANAVERAL, Florida (Reuters) - An Atlas 5 rocket blasted off from Cape Canaveral Air Force Station on Friday carrying a sophisticated communications satellite designed to provide voice and data services for U.S. military forces around the world.
Post by Maressa Brown Since last weekend, Prince William has had a hired helicopter stationed near his home on Anglesey in Wales in case the royal baby were to arrive early while he's on Royal Air Force duty. But now the logistics of...Show More Summary
Al Jazeera is reporting that its live Egypt service (Al Jazeera Misr) has been taken off the air, along with several other TV stations. From Al Jazeera's statement: " Reports from our correspondents say this happened during a live broadcast...Show More Summary
When I was a kid, white supremacist J.B. Stoner ran for state office in Georgia. His ads, which TV stations were forced to air due to the Fairness Doctrine, included the N-word. It was jarring to hear, even for a kid who had not yet been exposed to politics of race. I also watched shows […]
SAN ANTONIO (Reuters) - An Air Force recruiter was sentenced on Friday to 27 years in prison for sexually assaulting women who went to his Houston-area recruiting station to ask about joining the military, a Lackland Air Force Base spokesman said.