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The Department of Defense 2018 Women's History Month poster depicts the commemoration theme, “Honoring Women Who Fight All Forms of Discrimination”centered at the top of the poster. The title,“Women's History Month” anddate, “March 2018” is immediately below the theme on the right hand side.
Hawk Carlisle, former head of Air Combat Command. “It really ... Carlton Everhart, head of Air Mobility Command, also pointed to the pace of operations and maintenance ... “Anything that's taking those airplanes away, where you can't see the power of the United States Air Force, that does concern me.”.

Kurt Matthews (left), 920th Rescue Wing Commander, hands Col. Leo J. Kamphaus, Jr. (right) the 920th Maintenance Group guidon, officially recognizing Kamphaus' assumption of command over the maintenance group. The ceremony is a common staple in military units around the world. (U.S. Air Force ...
Col. Bruce Bender, Air Force Reserve Command Public Affairs director, presents Col. Kurt Matthews, 920th Rescue Wing commander, with the AFRC Public Affairs Champion Award Feb. 14, 2018 at the 2018 AFRC Public Affairs Symposium, Orlando, Florida. The award is presented to the senior leader ...
The U.S. Air Force has promoted Timothy Ray from lieutenant general to general, and assigned him as commander of the AF Global Strike Command at Barksdale Air Force Base in Louisiana. With this assignment, Ray will leave his current post as deputy commander of the U.S. European Command in ...
The Air Force's highly specialized 55th Wing is the service's main unit at the base, which is also home to U.S. Strategic Command, the Pentagon's ... transport the Secretary of Defense and their staff during overseas trips, and to shadow the VC-25A "Air Force One" carrying the President of the United States ...

Guardian Angel Reserve Citizen Airmen with the 304th Rescue Squadron, Portland, Oregon, brave the icy terrain of Oregon's tallest mountain, Mount Hood, Feb. 13, 2018 to help several distressed climbers located near the mountain's summit to safety. (U.S. Air Force photo by Maj. Christopher Bernard).
That presumption has put Air Force Space Command in the spotlight. “We are at the war fighter table. We are not in the cheap seats anymore,” said Maj. Gen. Joseph Guastella Jr., director of integrated air, space, cyberspace and intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance operations at Air Force Space ...
Col. Robert Marks, Air Force Materiel Command surgeon, poses for a photo inside his office at Wright-Patterson Air Force Base, Ohio, Feb. 2, 2018. Col. Marks has been selected for promotion to Brigadier General and will become the first male U.S. Air Force Nurse Corps chief once he pins on his new rank ...
An U.S. Air Force fighter jet flies overhead as two U.S. Army Soldiers raise a signal tower for a “Patriot” missile system during a patriot certification training exercise on Kadena Air Base in Japan, Oct. 17, 2017. The Patriot radar is among the many sensors that will tie into the Army's future Integrated Battle ...

From left, Japan Air Self-Defense Force Warrant Officer Junji Miura, the 3rd Air Wing command chief; Noriko Ohtani, a 3rd AW U.S. Relations Section member; U.S. Air Force Master Sgt. Cesar Ventura, a 35th Fighter Wing inspector general vertical inspections planner; and JASDF Warrant Officer Tsuyoshi Endo, the former ...
The U.S. Navy won subsystem and component level awards for management of fighter aircraft computer subsystems and management of tires, which are considered components. According to the award package, the Air Force's whole system award reflects the success of an incentive-based contract ...
Defense Secretary Jim Mattis at U.S. Northern Command headquarters in Colorado Springs, Colorado. Credit: DoD. The context of this review is growing angst about China gaining ground on the United States — or surpassing it in some cases — in technology development and manufacturing capabilities.
“One of the goals of the atmospheric river reconnaissance missions, led by Marty Ralph of Scripps Institute of Technology, is to improve the forecast for land falling atmospheric rivers on the west coast of the United States,” Lundry said. “We are able to fly into the atmospheric rivers, before they make landfall, ...
Woodhouse spoke about his personal experiences and challenges in the U.S. Army Air Corps and Air Force Reserve. ... nearly eight decades of service in the U.S. Army Air Corps and the United States Air Force,” said 2nd Lt. Nicholas Miano, the project lead for the event and AABHM committee member.
Having landed at a remote air base in Afghanistan, four Air Force Security Forces Ravens prepare to exit from the rear of a C-17A Globemaster III. The team will provided security for the aircraft and personnel. This mission was the first deployment of French soldiers and over 1,000 tons of security equipment ...
“The systems that were uninstalled or deactivated were not flight critical or required for aerial refueling operations,” the command said. ... The U.S. Air Force's newest tanker, the KC-46A, recently wrapped up electromagnetic testing, putting Boeing one step closer to delivering the first aircraft, the company ...


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