Bookmark

Add to MyYahoo RSS

US Air Force News

News on US Air Force continually updated from thousands of sources around the net.

3 hrs ago | NWAonline

Future of base's old C-130Hs still uncertain

Arkansas Democrat-Gazette/RICK MCFARLAND--8/21/03--A C-130J, piloted by Brig. Gen. David J. Scott, 314th Airlift Wing Commander, takes off after performing a touch-and-go run during it's maiden flight by a Little Rock flight crew at the Little Rock Air Force Base in Jacksonville Thursday.

Comment?

Related Topix: US Military, Little Rock Air Force Base, US Air Force, US News

7 hrs ago | Air Force Times

Clock ticking on Delaware Air Guard's aging C-130s

Air National Guard members gather outside a Delaware Air National Guard C-130 as they prepare to leave for Germany for a training mission with European armed forces on Saturday.

Comment?

Related Topix: US National Guard, US Military, US News, US Air Force, US Politics, Senator Tom Carper, US Senate, Senator Chris Coons

11 hrs ago | The Daily Beast

The US Army Is Stuck in the 19th CenturyBy Bill Sweetman

It's unlikely that the U.S. Air Force will be abolished in anyone's lifetime, whatever University of Kentucky professor Robert Farley, author of Grounded-The Case for Abolishing the United States Air Force , may think.

Comment?

Related Topix: US Military, US Air Force, US Army, US News, University of Kentucky, US Navy

14 hrs ago | SeacoastOnline

Thomas Hofmann

Thomas "Tom" Hofmann, 69, of Hampton, passed peacefully Monday, Aug. 4, 2014, surrounded by those who loved him and cared for him during his illness.

Comment?

Related Topix: Hampton, NH, UMass Amherst, Golden Gate University, US Military, US News, US Air Force, World News, Vietnam,

Mon Sep 01, 2014

The Virginian-Pilot

Banks compete for military customers

"Get down and beat your face. Start pushing!" Air Force Tech. Sgt. Elbert Fish shouted, sweat beading on his chiseled face as the sound of combat - gunfire, incoming mortar shells, air sirens and helicopter rotors - punctuated the early morning air from speakers around a grassy field here.

Comment?

Related Topix: US Military, US News, US Air Force, USAA, Insurance, Life, Veteran Affairs, Home, Mortgage, Personal Finance

Breeze Courier

Orris R. Drew

Mr. Drew was born November 1, 1931 in Sullivan, the son of Clifford and Stella Beals Drew.

Comment?

Related Topix: Sullivan, IL, US Military, US News, US Air Force, Moultrie County, IL

WAFB-TV Baton Rouge

Air Force reconnaissance plane investigates area of low pressure

The National Hurricane Center reported an Air Force Reserve Unit reconnaissance aircraft is investigating a broad area of low pressure over the Bay of Campeche.

Comment?

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

The Hill

Endangered Dem bets on the Warthog

Vulnerable Rep. Ron Barber is hoping that his efforts to keep the Air Force's venerable A-10 Thunderbolt aircraft fleet in the air can lift him to victory in November.

Comment?

Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US House of Representatives, Representative Ron Barber, Democrat, US Military, Representative Gabrielle Giffords, US Air Force, Davis-Monthan Air Force Base, US Senate, John McCain, Republican

Monster.com

RF Test and Design / Radar Systems - Engineer

Thank you for your interest in the RF Test and Design / Radar Systems - Engineer.

Comment?

Related Topix: Interface, Electronic, US Military, US News, US Air Force

Examiner.com

Drive North to Dayton for a High Flying Adventure

Heading north from Cincinnati to Dayton to take in the area's aviation heritage is a great way to spend a day, weekend or longer.

Comment?

Related Topix: Dayton, OH, Cincinnati, OH, US Military, US News, US Air Force, Wright State University

Sun Aug 31, 2014

The Mountaineer Publishing Company

Gus Mills

Asheville/ Canton - Gus Albert Mills, 78, of Asheville and a former resident of Canton entered his Heavenly home Wednesday, Aug. 27, 2014.

Comment?

Related Topix: Asheville, NC, Canton, NC, US Military, US News, US Air Force

WTVR Richmond

Air National Guard brothers help fallen pilot keep promise to wife

The widow of the Massachusetts Air National Guard pilot killed when his plane crashed last week in the remote mountains of Virginia says her husband's 104th Fighter Wing brothers helped keep a promise he made to her before he left on the doomed flight.

Comment?

Related Topix: US National Guard, US Military, US News, US Air Force, Air Accidents, Virginia

UnionLeader.com

5 from NH graduate from Air Force training; 2 with NH ties complete Army basic training

The eight-week program included training in military discipline and studies, Air Force core values, physical fitness, and basic warfare principles and skills.

Comment?

Related Topix: US Military, Fort Jackson, US Army, US News, US Air Force

The Virginian-Pilot

Guard pilot killed in Va. crash mourned in Mass.

The widow of an Air National Guard pilot who died in an F-15 jet crash in Virginia says members of his Massachusetts wing unit planted 40 rose bushes in her yard to mark her birthday.

Comment?

Related Topix: US National Guard, US Military, US News, US Air Force, Virginia, Air Accidents

News Max

Australia Joins US Arming Kurds in Iraq ISIS Fight

Australia said Sunday it would help the United States in an international effort to transport weapons to Kurdish forces fighting Islamic State militants in Iraq.

Comment?

Related Topix: Iraq, World News, Middle East, US Military, US News, US Air Force

The Daily Republic

Sorrelle-70th anniversary

John W. "Jack" and Carla Sorrelle celebrated 70 years together on Aug. 14 with family at their home in Paradise Valley Estates.

Comment?

Related Topix: US Military, US News, US Air Force, Southern Oregon University

Sat Aug 30, 2014

SFGate

This Video Of An Unmanned F-16 Fighter Dodging A Missile Is A Glimpse ...

The military plane of the future is not likely to have anyone actually inside the aircraft, and a new video released from Boeing gives us a glimpse into what that could look like.

Comment?

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

Channelnewsasia.com

Liberia's airport battles to contain Ebola

Liberia's Roberts International Airport is at the front line of a new battle - to halt the spread of the most deadly outbreak of Ebola in history.

Comment?

Related Topix: Liberia, World News, Africa, US Military, US News, US Air Force, Epidemic, Natural Disasters

News Journal

179th: From Mansfield to Afghanistan179th: From Mansfield to...

Sgt. Jacob Hergatt of the 179th Airlift Wing of the Ohio Air National Guard returned from Afghanistan this summer after he spent a 2.5-month deployment working in air terminal operations on an undisclosed base.

Comment?

Related Topix: Mansfield, OH, US National Guard, US Military, US News, US Air Force

Courier News

Middlesex County residents serve military in many waysMiddlesex...

Middlesex County residents serve military in many ways Edison native retires from Air Force; New Brunswick man graduates from US Army War College Check out this story on mycentraljersey.com: http://mycj.co/1tXGBOx U.S. Air National Guard Airman 1st Class Julia Pyun graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland, San ... (more)

Comment?

Related Topix: US Military, US Air Force, US News, Wright-Patterson Air Force Base, Maxwell Air Force Base, US Army, Carlisle Barracks, United States Army War College

•••
•••
•••
•••
•••
•••
•••