The iconic Cape Canaveral Air Force Station is likely getting a name change in 2020, and so is its parent installation, nearby Patrick Air Force Base. A stroke of the President's pen transferred them from the Air Force to the new Space Force.
An Air Force pilot dismissed from the service for sexually harassing subordinates is asking the Supreme Court to overturn his convictions because his actions were merely “wishful thinking,” his lawyers said.
The Army, Navy, and Air Force now must have senior positions for basing and environmental affairs. As part of the 2020 National Defense Authorization Act, Congress mandated an assistant secretary for installations, energy, and environment in each of the services.
If North Korea returns to long-range missile launches or other weapons tests in 2020, its military could make valuable technical advances and gain experience alongside whatever political message is sent to Washington, D.C.
Air Force Secretary Barbara Barrett traveled to Agadez, Niger, to meet and thank personnel deployed to Nigerien Air Base 201 during the holidays, Dec. 21-22, 2019. During her first visit to the African continent since taking office in October, Barrett’s focus was centered solely on the US service members deployed there.
Active Duty service members and veterans have consistently been a target for scam artists, losing nearly $405 million to fraudulent schemes since 2012, according to a new report that analyzed data from the Federal Trade Commission and the Better Business Bureau.
The newly reinstated Norfolk, Va.-based 2nd Fleet, which was opened for business in 2018, is now fully operational, the US Navy announced Dec. 31. The fleet will oversee and control operations in the Atlantic and Arctic oceans, as well has having a limited role in training and certification of East Coast-based forces deploying around the globe.
Chief Master Sergeant of the Air Force Kaleth Wright talks leadership, resiliency, and all things Air Force with Air Force Chief of Staff Gen. David Goldfein.