The military must pull from the “widest possible
pool” of applicants for the force of the future, Defense Secretary Ash Carter
told troops around the world, Sept. 1.
C-17 crews are using night vision goggles to
expand "Winfly" missions to more regularly resupply researchers at
McMurdo Station, Antarctica, during the dark, winter months, officials
The Special Inspector General for Afghanistan
Reconstruction (SIGAR) released an unclassified letter to the Department of
Defense and US Central Command on its investigation into a $2.2 million command
and control facility project at Kandahar Airfield, Afghanistan, that was never
Four F-22 Raptors forward deployed to Lask AB,
Poland, for familiarization training alongside US and Polish F-16s during the
fifth generation fighter's first European deployment, officials announced.
Air Force Special Operations Command has
identified an Air Force Cross recipient who leaders believe is worth upgrading
to the Medal of Honor, but the command has not released the airman’s name.
Air Combat Command recently launched the “Culture
and Process Improvement Program,” which is meant to address stress on airmen
and families within the remotely piloted aircraft community.
F-16s from the Colorado Air National Guard’s 140th Wing were scrambled from
Buckley Air Force Base on Aug. 28 to escort a civilian international flight
after an emergency on board, a spokeswoman said.
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