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3 hrs ago | Los Angeles Times
An F-16D Fighting Falcon flies over Guam in 2011 during an exercise. The Air Force has temporarily grounded 82 of its aging F-16 fighter jets after structural cracks were found near the cockpits.
7 hrs ago | WRDW-TV Augusta
The training is from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. and 7 to 10 p.m., Fort Gordon said. The aircraft involved are Air Force Reserve C-130 cargo planes from Marietta.
11 hrs ago | The Trussville Tribune
Having served 20 years in the United States Air Force and nearly 20 years as a deputy sheriff with the Jefferson County Sheriff's Office, he has made service his life's work.
The Republic of Singapore Air Force has deployed 300 personnel and 16 aircraft to a large-scale multilateral air combat exercise in Darwin, Australia.
An 80th Fighter Squadron F-16 Fighting Falcon takes off from Kunsan Air Base, South Korea, in this May 2010 file photo.
The U.S. Air Force recently grounded 82 two-seat Lockheed Martin F-16D Fighting Falcons due to canopy sill longeron cracks that have developed between the front and rear pilot seats, according to a Tuesday statement released by the service.
Col. Greg Semmel, commander of the Air National Guard's 174th Attack Wing, made the following promises Tuesday to the Central New Yorkers who live under the airspace now frequented by MQ-9 reaper drones on training missions.
Pease Air National Guard Base is home to the 157th Air Refueling Wing, which has been selected by the U.S. Air Force as the top Air National Guard base to receive the new KC-46A tanker.
Twelve F-15 fighter jets and 180 personnel from the 493rd Fighter Squadron, Royal Air Force, Lakenheath, are participating in a joint exercise with the Bulgarian military, Pentagon spokesman Army Col.
Today, Governor Rick Scott announced the appointment of Retired Colonel Tom Walters as a School Board Member of Seminole County.
CAMP MURRAY, Wash. - As Missouri's governor calls out his state's National Guard to help deal with the unrest in the St. Louis suburb of Ferguson, just what is the role of the National Guard in America.
In the United States, Mine-Resistant Ambush Protected vehicles , AR-15s and camouflage body armor all made an appearance on the streets of a suburb in the heartland, helping to give a tense situation the push needed to turn into a week of riots.
Two Department of Defense C-130 aircraft equipped with U.S. Forest Service Modular Airborne Fire Fighting Systems and under the command and control of U.S. Northern Command are assisting with wildfire suppression efforts in the Northwest, Great Basin, and elsewhere in the West at the request of the National Interagency Fire Center in Boise, Idaho.
To close the 2014 season, Tallac site grounds at Lake Tahoe is offering a free musical performance that will cap the end of the Valhalla festival season on August 18. Valhalla will end with offers a concert featuring the United States Air Force woodwinds band, the Golden West Winds from Travis Air Force Base on Monday at 7:30 p.m. in the Boathouse ... (more)
The President of the United States must be ready to travel anywhere in the world on a moment's notice.
The USAF Heartland of America Band's Vortex will present a FREE concert Tuesday, Aug. 19 at 7 p.m. at the One Box Convention Center located at the Cobblestone Hotel & Suites located on west Highway 2. This concert is FREE and sure to please an audience of all ages and musical preferences.
The Aeromedical Evacuation Training System, which can be developed for a range of air mobility aircraft platforms, will provide AFRC with a realistic training environment that will be used to prepare aeromedical evacuation crews for pre-flight and emergency procedures as well as in-flight patient care.
Updated: Wed Aug 20, 2014 02:42 pm
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