Sen. John McCain (R-Ariz.),
chairman of the Senate Armed Services Committee, is asking Defense Secretary
Ash Carter to make sure the delayed and over-budget KC-46A tanker program does
recently wrapped in the Philippines after a week of training events and
outreach activities to residents of Bohol Province, according to Pacific Air
with the 53rd Weather Reconnaissance Squadron flew four missions into Tropical
Storm Erika from St. Croix in the US Virgin Islands and now have moved to
Homestead ARB, Fla., to continue flights into Erika in support of the National
Hurricane Center in Miami.
Some 40 military personnel
from various African countries are visiting JB McGuire-Dix-Lakehurst, N.J.,
between Aug. 30 and Sept. 4 to participate in “African Partnership Flight,” a
program hosted by the 621st Contingency Response Wing.
The Civil Air Patrol is now
included in the Total Force when conducting missions for the Air Force as the
official auxiliary, the Air Force announced this month.
The Air Force Research Laboratory handed over its High Frequency Active Auroral Research Program facility in remote Gakona, Alaska, to the University of Alaska Fairbanks, in a ceremony Aug. 11.
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