The Defense Department on Friday identified the service member killed Oct. 20 in northern Iraq as Navy Chief Petty Officer Jason C. Finan.
The Defense Department on Friday identified two Americans killed in an Oct. 19 insider attack in Afghanistan as Army Sgt. Douglas J. Riney and civilian Michael G. Sauro.
The strong majority of US airstrikes in Afghanistan
have hit ISIS targets in counter terrorism operations not al Qaeda, the
top spokesman for Operation Resolute Support said.
A first-of-its-kind special tactics memorial was
unveiled at Hurlburt Field, Fla., Oct. 20. The seven-foot tall bronze
statue of an airmen in operational gear is the nation’s first special
tactics memorial, according to a 24th Special Operations Wing release.
Lt. Gen. Richard Clark took command of the 3rd Air Force at Ramstein AB, Germany, on Friday.
China publically confirmed Oct. 20 it has deployed troops to the Paracel Islands in the South China Sea, reported UPI.
The 741st Missile Squadron at Minot AFB, N.D., recently
conducted a successful simulation of six Minuteman III intercontinental
ballistic missile (ICBM) launches, according to an Oct. 17 press release.
The Air Force is looking to upgrade the Battle Control
System-Fixed (BCS-F) that provides NORAD with comprehensive air
surveillance and the ability to carry out command and control missions.
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