US Postal Service will dedicate the Vietnam War Medal of Honor prestige folio
forever stamps during a ceremony at the Vietnam Wall on the National Mall May
Maj. Gen. Burke Wilson, commander of 24th Air Force, extolled the value of AFA’s CyberPatriot program during testimony before the House Armed Services Committee’s emerging threats and capabilities panel on March 4.
Air Force disagreed with just one of the 42 recommendations made by the
National Commission on the Structure of the Air Force, saying the elimination
of Air Force Reserve Command would not reap the savings outlined by the
technical team from the Air Force Research Laboratory successfully demonstrated
that hot, humid air could decontaminate large pieces of equipment from biological
agents during an Air Mobility Command-sponsored recent joint capability
technology demonstration on a C-130.
Air Force Life Cycle Management Center at Tinker AFB, Okla., awarded Boeing
Aerospace Operations a $52.8 million modification to a previously awarded
contract for the avionics modernization program phase II for the VC-25A
F-22 Raptors from the 1st
Fight Wing at JB Langley-Eustis, Va., prepare to launch on a night
sortie during Red Flag at Nellis AFB, Nev.
Senior Defense Department officials said Russia
appears to be on a path to meet its New START obligations despite recent
tensions over Ukraine, but it has changed its doctrine on the use of its
massive stockpile of tactical nuclear weapons.
Plans to modernize the nation’s nuclear warhead stockpile
and nuclear triad delivery systems will begin to run into funding challenges in
the next decade, the five members of the US Nuclear Weapons Council told Senate
legislators on March 4.
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