Breaking the Gender Myth Surrounding Sexual Assault

The Defense Department is working to combat the myth that only female service members fall victim to sexual assault with the release of a new policy designed to ensure male sexual assault victims receive the help they need to recover....

Lockheed Gets $60 Million for ICBM Modernization

Lockheed Martin on Dec. 15 received a new contract and the Air Force extended a second worth a total of about $60 million to revitalize the Air Force’s Minuteman III re-entry systems. The awards include a $50 million, four-year fixed...

James Addresses Military Family Needs

Air Force Secretary Deborah Lee James addressed some of the concerns of military families during a Dec. 12 Facebook Town Hall. The service plans to hire more family support coordinators to ensure that bases with more than 200 exceptional family...

The Life Saving Team

During a recent deployment to the Middle East the Air Force Special Operations Surgical Team recalled one patient who had been shot in the collar bone. The bullet exited his chest and the patient was hypotensive and bleeding out in...