Mon Jul 28, 2014
Retirement Ceremonies For Former Resident
Retirement ceremonies for Col. Bradley K. Hammer were held on July 19 at the Eisenhower Golf Club at the U.S. Air Force Academy in Colorado Springs, CO.
Sun Jul 27, 2014
The Town Talk
Pineville native Joshua Young graduates from Air Force Academy
Joshua "Nic" Young wasn't a particularly stellar student during his years at Pineville High School.
Fri Jul 25, 2014
Team Speed Kills
Does the SEC Network Raise Ethical Issues?
Bart Doan at The Student Section raised an interesting question regarding ESPN's involvement with the SEC Network and its overall effect on college football.
Colorado Springs Business Journal
First step upcoming for new Academy visitor center
The Academy will move forward next month toward building a new visitor center just west of Interstate 25, according to Carlos Cruz-Gonzalez, the director of installations.
The Citizens' Voice
Holy Redeemer students receive military academy appointments
From left, are Maj. Greg Myers of the Air Force Academy, Nicole Slavoski, Allison Zablocky and Col.
Thu Jul 24, 2014
Colorado Springs Independent
Colorado Springs has 'fastest-growing Millennial population'
It's a little hard to give this list much credence since it calls Fort Carson "Fort Carlson" and describes San Antonio, the seventh-largest city in the U.S., as "this small city."
Colorado Springs Independent
Air Force Academy chooses 'attractive location'
Here's the view to the west from the site chosen for the Air Force Academy's new visitors center.
Wed Jul 23, 2014
Vail Daily News
Vail Daily column: Foundation empowers women to achieve goals
Who: Helen Thorpe, author of "Soldier Girls," and the three female soldiers discussing "Opportunities & Challenges for Women in the Military and at Home" Judie and I spent 35 years in our Air Force, and during those years we spent a year and a half with the Army's 101st Airborne Division at Fort Campbell in Kentucky.
Air Force Academy training flight lands off course
There were no injuries when a T-53A aircraft conducting flight training operations landed off course Wednesday on Air Force Academy grounds, according to academy officials.
Training Aircraft Misses Runway, Lands in Field
No one was hurt when a small aircraft missed the runway at the Air Force Academy during a training flight this morning.
Tue Jul 22, 2014
Basic cadets begin long stay at Jack's Valley
Basic cadets Christopher Botica, left, from Romania and Carter Wilson from Michigan help their Cobra Squadron put up one of their tents in Jacks Valley Monday, July 21, 2014 at the Air Force Academy.
Mon Jul 21, 2014
U.S. Department of Defense
Contracts for July 21, 2014
Aleut Facilities Support Services, LLC,* Colorado Springs, Colorado, has been awarded a $95,986,770 firm-fixed-price contract for civil engineering support services.
The beauty of America's cathedrals
Ranking among the USA's must-visit cathedrals, the Air Force Academy Chapel has won architecture awards for its modernist style.
Sun Jul 20, 2014
Local pilot takes part in airshow
A few months ago, Capt. Tommy Reynolds learned his base would be coming to the Offutt Air Force Base for the air show.
Fri Jul 18, 2014
India's Air Staff Chief Calls on Sri Lankan President
July 18, Colombo: India's Chief of the Air Staff, Air Chief Marshal Arup Raha, called on President Mahinda Rajapaksa at Temple Trees this evening.
Wed Jul 16, 2014
Flash flood warning extended to 12:15 a.m. in northwest El Paso...
The evacuees being temporarily housed at Ute Pass Elementary School are residents of Chipita Park, said Bill Fortune, Red Cross spokesman.
The Wilson County News
Anderson graduates from Air Force Academy
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Tue Jul 15, 2014
Flying high: Longmont-area teens learn about Air Force life
Civil Air Patrol Cadet Senior Airman Sawyer White talks to his brother Cadet Senior Airman Tanner White on Monday while preparing their project for Saturday's open house.
Stars and Stripes
Pentagon announces new commanders for PACAF, ACC
The Pentagon on Tuesday announced White House nominations for two top Air Force jobs, including the woman would become the U.S. military's first female four-star combat commander if confirmed.