An Air Force C-17 Globemaster III recently
recovered three large, radioactive vessels from Mexico as part of the National
Nuclear Security Administration's radiological security program, NNSA announced.
Force Space Command boss Gen. John Hyten declared initial operational
capability for the Advanced Extremely High Frequency joint communication system
on July 28.
goal is simple: ensure a dominant United States Air Force and a strong national
defense, honor Airmen and our Air Force Heritage.
The Space and Missile Systems Center’s GPS
directorate handed off control of the tenth GPS IIF satellite to the 19th Space
Operations Squadron and the 2nd SOPS on July 24.
The F-16 pilot involved in a fatal midair
collision with a Cessna 150 on July 7, was actively looking for and maneuvering
to avoid the civilian aircraft before impact, according to civil investigators.
NATO alert fighters intercepted 10 Russian military
aircraft during a single scramble sortie from Ämari AB, Estonia, last
week, the Royal Air Force announced.
President Barack Obama nominated Lt. Gen. Samuel Cox for
assignment as commander of 18th Air Force at Scott AFB, Ill.
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