The Senate overwhelmingly approved the nomination of retired Marine Corps Gen. James Mattis to be the next Secretary of Defense on Friday, and Vice President Michael Pence swore in shortly after.
Donald Trump was inaugurated as the 45th President of the United States on Friday.
A US airstrike in Syria on Jan. 12 killed a senior al Qaeda facilitator, the Pentagon announced on Jan. 19.
A legendary B-17 from World War II will be on display at the National Museum of the United States Air Force.
About 80 airmen and C-130s from the Air Force Reserve’s
910th Airlift Wing returned Thursday to Youngstown ARS, Ohio, from a
120 day deployment to Southwest Asia.
The Air Force Association is closed on Friday, Jan. 20 due to the presidential inauguration. The next Daily Report column will be Monday, Jan. 23.
Reservists with the 315th Airlift Wing delivered 35
pallets containing more than 275,000 dehydrated rice soy casserole meals
to Ramstein AB, Germany, last week.
The first F-35s to be based overseas began arriving at Marine Corps Air Station Iwakuni, Japan, on Wednesday.
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