Col. Kristin Goodwin's appointment shows that 'Obama's bureaucrats in the Pentagon are still running the show,' a former Navy chaplain says.
The Defense Department says a U.S. Air Force airman from Oregon has died in a non-combat incident in Syria. In a news release Thursday, the department said Staff Sgt. Austin … Click to Continue »
President Donald Trump's nominee to be Air Force secretary is facing criticism from Senate Democrats over her work as a defense industry consultant and her contact a decade ago with … Click to Continue »
BUDGETING: Air Force might ‘have to stop flying’ for six weeks. Air Force budgets don’t have the money to pay for any U.S. pilots to fly in the last six weeks of the fiscal year, a top general warned Congress. “So, the last month and a half, the entire Air Force would have to stop […]
The Department of Defense reports the non-combat death of yet another Air Force airman; Staff Sgt. Austin Bieren, 25, of Umatilla, Oregon, died March 28 in northern Syria in a non-combat-related incident while deployed in support of combat operations. He was assigned to the 21st Space Wing at Peterson Air Force Base, Colorado. According to […]
Heider, 92, spoke of atrocities he saw during his five years in Nazi run concentration camps at a "Voices of the Holocaust" forum.
BEIRUT (Reuters) - Warplanes pounded rebel-held areas north of the Syrian city of Hama on Thursday in an escalation of air strikes, a rebel official and a monitor said, as government forces fought to reverse the insurgents' biggest assault in months.
Commander, Naval Air Forces, Pacific announced Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) as the recipient of the 2016 Battle "E" award for aircraft carriers home-ported in the Pacific, March 28. The Commander, Naval Air Forces…
Police say a motorcycle driver died in a crash near the Hill Air Force base, just south of Ogden. Officials say the crash involving another vehicle occurred Tuesday. The motorcyclist … Click to Continue »
Three artists who designed "nose art" for U.S. military aircrafts were recognized at a Michigan Air National Guard 127th Wing ceremony for continuing the long-held tradition in military avionics. The … Click to Continue »
The former commander of the 5th Bomb Wing at Minot Air Force Base has been confirmed by the U.S. Senate to the rank of brigadier general. The appointment of Col. … Click to Continue »
Dave Majumdar Security, It only flew in the movies. While the U.S. Air Force’s OA-X program is once again coming to the fore as an alternative to using high-end jet fighters against poorly armed insurgents, the idea is not a new one. While the last iteration of the concept came in 2008, in earlier years the U.S. Show More Summary
A widely shared story that claims to include photos of a recently delivered plane that will serve as Air Force One for President Donald Trump is false. The pictures included … Click to Continue »
The pictures included in the story do not show the presidential plane and are conceptual renderings from an outfitter of luxury aircraft. Versions of the story posted by usanewsflash.com and freedomdaily.com said Trump negotiated luxurious accommodations for the plane and the interior now resembles that of Trump's apartment in New York's Trump Tower.
Mike Fabey Security, Thanks to some big upgrades in the "Super Hornet". A series of advanced technologies are being introduced into what Boeing calls its Block 3. It introduces new sensors suites, range extension and potentially stealthier attributes that Boeing says will make it a perfect companion for the F-35. A half-decade ago, U.S. Show More Summary
Iraqi forces renewed their assault Monday against jihadists in Mosul's Old City, after days in which the battle was overshadowed by reports of heavy civilian casualties from air strikes. Iraqi forces began the massive operation to retake...Show More Summary
Heather Wilson was an opponent of LGBT equality during her time in Congress.
With air support from the US-led coalition against IS, the Syrian Democratic Forces are fighting to seize the town of Tabqa and the adjacent dam on the Euphrates River, as part of their battle for the jihadists' stronghold in nearby Raqa. Show More Summary
President Donald Trump’s pick for Air Force Secretary has stock in 16 defense companies and will have to divest from them if she is confirmed for the role, according to financial disclosure reports. Many appointees for high-level Pentagon posts before her have had to sell stock and quit their corporate gigs, but… Read more...
Someone sent us their work on this person, Tiffany Cruz (aka Tiffany Bletsch, aka Tiffany Plew). Her claims are mostly made face-to-face rather than on the internet. But, yes, there’s a tattoo; The Air Force says “Who”? Not that government records on her don’t exist. Some do exist – just not military records;