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Sunday | The Motley Fool

The Biggest Threat to America's Security Isn't What You Think

An F-35A Lightning II joint strike fighter from the 33rd Fighter Wing at Eglin Air Force Base, Fla., and an F-22A Raptor from the 43rd Fighter Squadron at Tyndall Air Force Base, Fla., soar over the Emerald Coast Sept.


Related Topix: US Military, Eglin Air Force Base, US Air Force

Sat Aug 30, 2014

Northwest Florida Daily News

Long before it became a household word, area airmen were conquering unmanned flight

When Robert Gallavan arrived at Eglin Air Force Base as a young airman in 1949, he was assigned to a small, ragtag group with a big task - mastering unmanned flight.


Related Topix: US Military, US Air Force, Eglin Air Force Base, Duke Field

Wed Aug 27, 2014

U.S. Naval Institute

Air Guard F-15C Crashes in Virginia, Pilot Condition Unknown

US Air Force Photo A Boeing F-15C Eagle from the Massachusetts Air National Guard crashed near Deerfield, Va.


Related Topix: US Military, US Air Force, Robins Air Force Base, Deerfield, VA

Tue Aug 26, 2014


AFA Selects Former Air Force European Command Chief of Staff as New Executive Vice President

The Air Force Association is proud to announce the addition of Major General Mark A. Barrett, USAF as Executive Vice President to serve as the number two senior staff executive under President Craig McKinley.


Related Topix: US Military, US Air Force, US News, North Carolina State University

Fri Aug 22, 2014

Flight Journal

USAF Reactivates Training Squadron

A storied fighter squadron at Tyndall Air Force Base in Florida will be reactivated to help train Lockheed Martin F-22 Raptor pilots.


Related Topix: US Military, US Air Force

Sunshine State News

GOP Candidates Square Off in Panhandle Stronghold

With state Rep. Jimmy Patronis, R-Panama City, leaving office this fall due to term limits, six candidates have lined up to represent his Northwest Florida district.


Related Topix: US News, Panama City, FL, US Politics, Republican, US House of Representatives, Spencer Bachus, Bay County, FL, US Military, US Air Force

Thu Aug 21, 2014

The Star

Lindsay Peak earns certification

Gulf Coast Electric Cooperative Member Relations Specialist Lindsay Peak recently completed the Center for Development of Security Excellence's JPAS/JCAVS Virtual Training for Security Professionals.


Related Topix: Department of Defense, US News, US Military, US Air Force

Thu Aug 14, 2014

Air Force F-22 Raptor pilots get record-setting training in Belle Chasse, military report says

Air Force student pilots learning aerial combat tactics in the newest fighter jet currently in operation in the U.S. military inventory, the F-22 Raptor, received record-breaking training during a recent deployment to the Belle Chasse air station, according to an article from the 325th Fighter Wing in Florida.


Related Topix: US Military, US Air Force, Barksdale Air Force Base, Belle Chasse, LA, US News

The Times-Picayune

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An Air Force F-22 Raptor taxis at the Naval Air Station-Joint Reserve Base in Belle Chasse in July.


Related Topix: US Military, US Air Force, Belle Chasse, LA

Sun Aug 10, 2014

WJHG-TV Panama City

Fisherman's Boat Found 100 Miles Away from Body

Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation officials are investigating after a Pensacola man's body washed up near Fort Pickens and his boat ended up miles away in Mexico Beach.


Related Topix: Mexico Beach, FL, US Military, US Air Force

Observer & Eccentric

In Service

The Enlisted Aviation Warfare Specialist insignia is a military badge of the United States Navy which was created in March 1980.


Related Topix: US Military, US Navy, US News, US Air Force

Tue Aug 05, 2014

WJHG-TV Panama City

Bay District Schools and Military Partner for Mentorship Program

Tuesday's training sessions at Tyndall Air Force Base prepared about 100 men and women to work one-on-one with students in classrooms.


Related Topix: US Military, US Air Force

Mon Aug 04, 2014

U.S. Department of Defense

Contracts for August 04, 2014

Northrop Grumman Technical Services Inc., Hill Air Force Base, Utah, has been awarded an $89,951,041 cost-plus-award-fee modification to F42610-98-C-0001 for the ICBM Propulsion/Ground/Guidance programs.


Related Topix: US Military, Shaw Air Force Base, US Air Force, Hill Air Force Base, Peterson Air Force Base, Cape Cod Air Force Station, Clear Air Force Station

Click Orlando

Bride walks aisle after 70 years

Seventy years after an Ocala woman became a "wartime bride," she finally got to walk down the aisle during a wedding ceremony.


Related Topix: Wedding, Petersburg, IN, US Military, US Air Force

Sun Aug 03, 2014

WAFB-TV Baton Rouge

a. Air National Guard hosts air combat training exercise

"This training has been the most robust a we have brought more jets than ever before.


Related Topix: US National Guard, US Military, US Air Force, US News, Barksdale Air Force Base