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AF Week in Photos

AF WEEK IN PHOTOS

This week's photos feature Airmen from around the globe involved in activities supporting expeditionary operations and defending America....

AROUND THE AIR FORCE: FISCAL YEAR 2022 BUDGET PROPOSAL, SKYBORG ACS TEST FLIGHT, TESTING LEAD WING CAPABILITY

Today's look Around the Air Force highlights the Air Force's Budget Proposal to Congress for the Fiscal Year 2022, the first testing...

 
 
 

FY21 VOLUNTARY FORCE MANAGEMENT PROGRAMS CONCLUDE MAY 27

The Department of the Air Force will conclude fiscal year 2021 voluntary officer and enlisted force management programs May 27.

Acting SecAF visits Robins AFB

ACTING SECAF VISITS ROBINS AFB

Acting Secretary of the Air Force John P. Roth visited Robins Air Force Base May 10-11 to receive briefs on the base's depot maintenance...

 
 
 
New aerial gunnery simulator comes to F.E. Warren AFB

NEW AERIAL GUNNERY SIMULATOR COMES TO F.E. WARREN AFB

The 37th Helicopter Squadron took possession of an aerial gunnery simulator at the helicopter hangar on F.E. Warren Air Force Base,...

NEWEST KC-46A PEGASUS CANDIDATE BASES ANNOUNCED

A total of 12 KC-46As will replace Air Force Reserve Command KC-135 Stratotankers at one of the six candidate locations and 24 KC-46As...

 
 
 

AIR FORCE FOLLOWS REVISED DOD TRANSGENDER POLICIES

In March 2021, the Defense Department recognized transgender and gender non-conforming people and their continued struggle for equality,...

JBLE celebrates Asian American Pacific Islander Heritage Month

JBLE CELEBRATES ASIAN AMERICAN PACIFIC ISLANDER HERITAGE MONTH

Joint Base Langley-Eustis will celebrate Asian American Pacific Islander heritage throughout the month of May with a variety of virtual...

 
 
 

AIR FORCE ANNOUNCES DIVERSITY AND INCLUSION AWARD WINNERS

The awards recognize Airmen, Guardians and organizations that go above and beyond in operational, innovational and inclusive leadership...

DoD tests CBRN aircrew protective suit upgrade at Nellis AFB

DOD TESTS CBRN AIRCREW PROTECTIVE SUIT UPGRADE AT NELLIS AFB

UIPE Air is a layered clothing system - gloves, respirator, undergarments, etc. - that provide chemical, biological, radiological and...

 
 
 
Exercise prepares OSI response team for deadly scenarios

EXERCISE PREPARES OSI RESPONSE TEAM FOR DEADLY SCENARIOS

While Office of Special Investigations special agents hope for the best, they prepare for the worst.

Acting SecAF visits Installation of the Future

ACTING SECAF VISITS INSTALLATION OF THE FUTURE

Acting Secretary of the Air Force John P. Roth visited Tyndall Air Force Base May 10 to view the base's rebuild progress firsthand...

 
 
 
A caregiver's account of supporting his wife's recovery from invisible wounds

A CAREGIVER'S ACCOUNT OF SUPPORTING HIS WIFE'S RECOVERY FROM INVISIBLE WOUNDS

There are many roles a person will play in a lifetime. For military families, these roles often cross the threshold of personal and...

A caregiver's account for supporting his wife's recovery from invisible wounds

A CAREGIVER'S ACCOUNT FOR SUPPORTING HIS WIFE'S RECOVERY FROM INVISIBLE WOUNDS

There are many roles a person will play in a lifetime. For military families, these roles often cross the threshold of personal and...

 
 
 
Empowered Airmen accelerate change across Air Force

EMPOWERED AIRMEN ACCELERATE CHANGE ACROSS AIR FORCE

Innovation and a forward-looking mindset have long been key aspects of Air Force culture.

Hanscom AFB teams support testing of AI and ‘robotic dogs' at Tyndall AFB

HANSCOM AFB TEAMS SUPPORT TESTING OF AI AND ‘ROBOTIC DOGS' AT TYNDALL AFB

Two Hanscom Air Force Base teams are helping to build the “base of the future” by integrating an exciting new force protection technology...

 
 
 
AFRS teams up with Thunderbirds to fly UFC champion

AFRS TEAMS UP WITH THUNDERBIRDS TO FLY UFC CHAMPION

Since the UFC has a sizable social media following-28 million on Facebook, 17.7 million on Instagram, 8.1 million on YouTube and 7.3...

Roth, Brown, Raymond present Air, Space Forces priorities to Congress

ROTH, BROWN, RAYMOND PRESENT AIR, SPACE FORCES PRIORITIES TO CONGRESS

Appearing alongside Air Force Chief of Staff Gen. Charles Q. Brown, Jr., and Chief of Space Operations Gen. John W. “Jay” Raymond,...

 
 
 
609th AOC optimizes ATO production, first to use KRADOS operationally

609TH AOC OPTIMIZES ATO PRODUCTION, FIRST TO USE KRADOS OPERATIONALLY

U.S. Air Forces Central's 609th Air Operations Center made history this week when it became the first AOC to operationally utilize...

F-15EX take to the Alaska skies for testing

F-15EX TAKE TO THE ALASKA SKIES FOR TESTING

Just weeks after delivery to Eglin Air Force Base, Florida, the F-15EX - both 001 and 002 - have taken to the Alaska skies for exercise...

 
 
 



Wizards beat Cavaliers 120-105, clinch East play-in spot

Wizards beat Cavaliers 120-105, clinch East play-in spot

WASHINGTON - Russell Westbrook got his first triple-double since passing Oscar Robertson and becoming the NBA's career leader earlier in the week, lifting Washington past the... Read more ...

Sabrina Ionescu beats buzzer as Liberty win season-opening thriller

Sabrina Ionescu beats buzzer as Liberty win season-opening thriller

Sabrina Ionescu made a 3-pointer from the wing with less than a second remaining to give the New York Liberty a 90-87 victory over the Indiana Fever on Friday night in the... Read more ...

China lands on Mars in latest advance for its space program

China lands on Mars in latest advance for its space program

In an historic event for its space program, China has put a spacecraft on Mars for the very first time, according to a report from Xinhua News Agency. Read more ...

Chinese lander touches down on Mars in ‘pre-set zone' in Beijing's first...

Chinese lander touches down on Mars in ‘pre-set zone' in Beijing's first mission to Red Planet

China's Zhurong rover has stuck a successful landing on the surface of Mars, according to state media, in the culmination of the country's first independent mission to the Red... Read more ...

Police: 2-year-old girl shot in Little Village

Police: 2-year-old girl shot in Little Village

CHICAGO - A 2-year-old girl has been hospitalized Friday night after suffering a gunshot wound in Little Village. Just before 7 p.m., Chicago police responded to the 2800 block... Read more ...

Matt Gaetz associate Joel Greenberg to cooperate in investigation

Matt Gaetz associate Joel Greenberg to cooperate in investigation

Joel Greenberg, who is expected to plead guilty next week on multiple federal charges, will now be helping federal investigators who are looking into Florida Rep. Matt Gaetz. Read more ...

Broncos release Ja'Wuan James, reportedly won't pay him $10M salary after...

Broncos release Ja'Wuan James, reportedly won't pay him $10M salary after off-site injury

James suffered a season-ending injury while working away from the Broncos' site. The team has released him as a result, and it no longer has to pay him his eight-figure salary... Read more ...

Aaron Hicks, Giancarlo Stanton injuries leave Yankees lineup decimated

Aaron Hicks, Giancarlo Stanton injuries leave Yankees lineup decimated

After Aaron Boone announced Aaron Hicks would miss time with a torn sheath in his left wrist that could lead to surgery, Giancarlo Stanton was scratched from Friday's lineup... Read more ...

Walmart Drops Mask Mandate Following New CDC Guidelines

Walmart Drops Mask Mandate Following New CDC Guidelines

Customers don't have to wear masks, effective immediately. Starting Tuesday, fully vaccinated employees don't either. Everyone's on an honor system and won't have to provide proof. Read more ...

Weather: Weekend Rain Chances

Weather: Weekend Rain Chances

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