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.
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
SSgt. Kresston Davis, a security forces journeyman from the 908th
Security Forces Squadron at Maxwell AFB, Ala., is one of the Air Force’s 12 Outstanding
Airmen of the Year for 2015.
recently wrapped in the Philippines after a week of training events and
outreach activities to residents of Bohol Province, according to Pacific Air
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