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Air University elective broadens SOS students' research experience

AIR UNIVERSITY ELECTIVE BROADENS SOS STUDENTS' RESEARCH EXPERIENCE

The Air University Advanced Research Elective was first introduced to students in 2018 as a vehicle to foster collaboration between...

OTS prepares for arrival of “Godzilla” class

OTS PREPARES FOR ARRIVAL OF “GODZILLA” CLASS

What is being dubbed the “Godzilla” class, OTS Class 19-07 will push the school to its maximum capacity by tipping the scales with...

 
 
 
Gen. Goldfein strengthens partnerships, gains valuable insights during visits to Estonia, Finland

GEN. GOLDFEIN STRENGTHENS PARTNERSHIPS, GAINS VALUABLE INSIGHTS DURING VISITS TO ESTONIA, FINLAND

Air Force Chief of Staff Gen. David L. Goldfein had a three-day visit to the two Northern European nations. It offered Goldfein and...

DoD partners with VA, implements Women's Health Transition Training Program

DOD PARTNERS WITH VA, IMPLEMENTS WOMEN'S HEALTH TRANSITION TRAINING PROGRAM

The Department of Veterans Affairs partnered with the Department of Defense to implement the first Women's Health Transition Training....

 
 
 
Convoys: Going where no one else can

CONVOYS: GOING WHERE NO ONE ELSE CAN

Airmen from the 726th Air Control Squadron offer an inside look on what makes a successful convoy while supporting Hardrock Exercise...

ACC commander speaks at Joint Warfighting Forum

ACC COMMANDER SPEAKS AT JOINT WARFIGHTING FORUM

Air Force Gen. Mike Holmes delivered remarks to the audience of military and industry partners about the future of armed conflict and...

 
 
 
563d RQG Airmen rescue injured Mexican sailors

563D RQG AIRMEN RESCUE INJURED MEXICAN SAILORS

Airmen from Davis-Monthan Air Force Base's 563rd Rescue Group traveled more than 1700 miles to save two critically injured Mexican...

AIR FORCE CONTRACTING PROCESS ENHANCED WITH NEW HYBRID FUNDING OPPORTUNITY ANNOUNCEMENT

Defense Production Act Title III authorities intend to help ensure the nation has an adequate supply of, or the ability to produce,...

 
 
 
RAF Lakenheath breaks ground on future F-35 infrastructure

RAF LAKENHEATH BREAKS GROUND ON FUTURE F-35 INFRASTRUCTURE

Through the partnership with the DIO, as well as Kier and VolkerFitzpatrick construction groups, the installation will be ready to...

AFMC conducts focus groups across enterprise

AFMC CONDUCTS FOCUS GROUPS ACROSS ENTERPRISE

The AFMC We Need enterprise-wide initiative, launched in late June 2019, seeks inputs and recommendations from AFMC civilian and military...

 
 
 
Wright-Patterson AFB opens cyber defense facility

WRIGHT-PATTERSON AFB OPENS CYBER DEFENSE FACILITY

One of the Air Force's ongoing challenges is to create processes, infrastructure and capabilities to counter threats to its weapon...

Air advisors train with Niger Armed Forces

AIR ADVISORS TRAIN WITH NIGER ARMED FORCES

Air advisors assigned to the 409th Expeditionary Security Forces Squadron conducted training with

 
 
 
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....

Mountain Home AFB hosts largest off-station F-35A operation to date

MOUNTAIN HOME AFB HOSTS LARGEST OFF-STATION F-35A OPERATION TO DATE

The squadron, normally stationed at Hill AFB, Utah, is functioning as a detachment with about 300 Airmen in operations, support and...

 
 
 
MacDill AFB conducts first waterborne firing training

MACDILL AFB CONDUCTS FIRST WATERBORNE FIRING TRAINING

The 6th Security Forces Squadron conducted its first waterborne proficiency firing training 12 miles off the coast of Saint Petersburg,...

Rescue helicopter pilots showcase VR capability to ACC leadership

RESCUE HELICOPTER PILOTS SHOWCASE VR CAPABILITY TO ACC LEADERSHIP

The trainer allows four people to don VR headgear and simultaneously enter a server to fly a virtual HH-60G Pave Hawk combat search...

 
 
 
Airmen cultivate leadership qualities through Ranger Assessment Course

AIRMEN CULTIVATE LEADERSHIP QUALITIES THROUGH RANGER ASSESSMENT COURSE

Twenty-three Airmen from across the Air Force recently converged on a training camp for a 3-week Ranger Assessment Course near Schofield...

DoD delays Post 9/11 GI Bill changes

DOD DELAYS POST 9/11 GI BILL CHANGES

The implementation has been delayed until January 12, 2020, giving long-serving members more time to transfer their education benefits...

 
 
 
Overnight radar replacements for NEXRAD

OVERNIGHT RADAR REPLACEMENTS FOR NEXRAD

The NEXT RADAR, or NEXTRAD replacement, completed at Cannon AFB in February in one night, is part of an ongoing effort there and 24...

Kwast salutes AETC team for "failing forward" in learning, innovation

KWAST SALUTES AETC TEAM FOR "FAILING FORWARD" IN LEARNING, INNOVATION

In discussing what has stuck out to him in his time as the commander, Kwast was grateful to the command's Airmen for understanding...

 
 
 



Man's golf shot kills daughter, 6, when ball hits her head

Man's golf shot kills daughter, 6, when ball hits her head

A six-year-old girl died Monday after she was hit in the head by a golf ball that her father hit, authorities said. Read more ...

A postcard mailed from Hong Kong in 1993 arrived in Illinois last week

A postcard mailed from Hong Kong in 1993 arrived in Illinois last week

An Illinois woman is hoping to solve a 26-year-old mystery after a postcard from Hong Kong arrived in her mailbox last week. Read more ...

Search for British author of 50-year-old message in a bottle found in Australia

Search for British author of 50-year-old message in a bottle found in Australia

An Australian fisherman and his son are looking for the author of a message in a bottle found off the southern Australian coast 50 years after it was written. Read more ...

John Paul Stevens, long-serving Supreme Court justice, dies at 99

John Paul Stevens, long-serving Supreme Court justice, dies at 99

John Paul Stevens, the third-longest serving justice in U.S. Supreme Court history and a court figure whose influence grew markedly over his tenure, has died. He was 99. The... Read more ...

US House votes to 'strongly' condemn Trump's tweets directed at...

US House votes to 'strongly' condemn Trump's tweets directed at congresswomen of color

The Democratic-led House has voted to condemn President Donald Trump's tweets telling four Democratic congresswomen of color to "go back" to their countries of origin. Read more ...

Phony Ferraris, 'Shamborghinis' seized at Brazil factory

Phony Ferraris, 'Shamborghinis' seized at Brazil factory

Police said the cars were being offered on social media for $45,000 to $60,000 - a small fraction of the price of the real thing. Read more ...

Trump Officials Face Cover-Up Allegations After Failed Citizenship Question Push

Trump Officials Face Cover-Up Allegations After Failed Citizenship Question Push

Challengers of the Trump administration's push for a census citizenship question are asking a federal judge in New York to impose penalties for allegedly false or misleading... Read more ...

British Open 2019 picks: Rory McIlroy could end drought at Royal Portrush

British Open 2019 picks: Rory McIlroy could end drought at Royal Portrush

The 2019 British Open returns to Northern Ireland at scenic Royal Portrush. A stacked field will be contending for the final major of the year, with several players looking for... Read more ...

Dana White impressed with new faces after Contender Series 20 delivers four...

Dana White impressed with new faces after Contender Series 20 delivers four more signings

LAS VEGAS - UFC president Dana White said he continues to be impressed with the attitude and approach of the fighters at the Contender Series after the latest installment of... Read more ...

EU Investigates If Amazon Hurts Competition By Using Sellers' Data

EU Investigates If Amazon Hurts Competition By Using Sellers' Data

The European Union's antitrust arm will evaluate Amazon's role as both a retailer and a marketplace for others. One focus will be on Amazon's use of data collected from... Read more ...