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1 hr ago | Daily World

Vet's remains buried 62 years after plane crash

It seems a lifetime ago that Col. Eugene Smith was declared missing after the Air Force transport plane carrying him to his new command in Alaska went down in a violent storm.

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Related Topix: Air Accidents, US Military, US Air Force, Dover Air Force Base, US News, Wilmington, DE

4 hrs ago | MassLive.com

C-5 Galaxy from Westover Air Reserve Base refuels over New England [photos, video]

An Air Force C-5 Galaxy from Westover Air Reserve Base in Chicopee hooks up with a KC-135 Stratotanker from the Maine Air National Guard for mid-air refueling training over New England.

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Related Topix: US Military, US Air Force, Westover Air Reserve Base, US News, Prison, US National Guard

8 hrs ago | Aerotech News And Review

Air Force photograph by A1C Thomas Spangler

The sun sets behind a row of F-16 Fighting Falcons during Red Flag 14-3, July 16, 2014, at Nellis Air Force Base, Nev.

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10 hrs ago | Northwest Florida Daily News

Matthews takes command of 919th SOG

The most decorated Air Force Reserve unit welcomed their new operations group leader in a ceremony here July 12. Col.

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Related Topix: US Military, US Air Force, US News, Robins Air Force Base, Duke Field, Cannon AFB, NM, US National Guard

14 hrs ago | The Star Press

Air Force chief gives his service top ethics marks

The Air Force's top officer gives his service top marks for personal behavior, saying he is "very happy with the ethical fabric of the United States Air Force," despite problems that include a cheating scandal at its nuclear missile sites and a general's drunken binge on an arms control mission.

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Related Topix: US Military, US News, US Air Force, US Politics, US Senate, Democrat, Senator Kirsten Gillibrand

14 hrs ago | USA Today

Air Force chief gives his service top ethics marksAir Force chief...

The Air Force's top officer gives his service top marks for personal behavior, saying he is "very happy with the ethical fabric of the United States Air Force."

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18 hrs ago | The Medina Gazette

Clifton E. Oskins

Clifton E. Oskins, 65, of Valley City, passed away Wednesday, July 23, 2014. Cliff was born December 13, 1948 in Rossmore, West Virginia.

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Related Topix: Valley City, OH, US Military, US News, US Air Force, US National Guard, Columbia Station, OH

22 hrs ago | Suria

RSAF in US for exercise

The Republic of Singapore Air Force's F-15SG fighter jets have made their first appearance in the United States Air Force-hosted Exercise Red Flag - Nellis in Nevada.

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Related Topix: US Military, US News, US Air Force, Southeast Asia, Singapore, World News

Thu Jul 24, 2014

WPTZ-TV Plattsburgh

F-16 jets deemed "mission capable"

COVERAGE OF THE RECENT DESTRUCTIVE WEATHER WE'VE BEEN SEEING. HALF A DOZEN F- 16 JETS WERE DAMAGED TWO WEEKS AGO WHEN A SEVERE STORM LED TO THE COLLAPSE OF A HANGER DOOR AT THE NATIONAL GUARD BASE IN SOUTH BURLINGTON... WPTZ'S HANNAH MCDONALD HAS CONTINUING COVERAGE OF THE STATUS OF THOSE PLANS LIVE FROM THE NEWSROOM, HANNAH? ALISON - "MISSION ... (more)

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Alaska Journal of Commerce

Air Guardsman receives Silver Star for valor under fire

Master Sgt. Roger Sparks, right, a pararescueman with the 212th Rescue Squadron, Alaska Air National Guard, was awarded the Silver Star, the nation's third-highest award for valor, in a ceremony on Joint Base Elmendorf-Richardson on July 11. He received the award for his role in a firefight with insurgents during Operation Bulldog Bite in ... (more)

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FOX16

Lockdown Lifted at Little Rock Air Force Base

More than four hours after the ordeal began, Little Rock Air Force Base has lifted a lockdown put in place at 11:45 this morning after reports of a suspicious individual on the base.

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FOX16

Air Force Giants Grounded at Clinton National Airport

Three C-130 planes waiting at the airport for the lockdown at the Little Rock Air Force Base to be lifted.

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National Review Online

Michael Auslin: The Air Force's Vital Role

This new face of war will require an American military transformed to meet new threats.

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Wed Jul 23, 2014

USA Today

Air Force refocuses on training as wars wind down

NELLIS AIR FORCE BASE, Nev. - The Air Force's most sophisticated war game tests its top guns against threats ripped from headlines: surface-to-air missiles, chemical weapons, cyber warfare.

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Caribbean News Now!

US president honours Jamaican for 28 years of service in US Air Force

Col. Jacqueline Payne-Borden , receives the President of the United States certificate of Appreciation from Col.

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Related Topix: US Military, US Air Force, Andrews Air Force Base, US News, US Politics, Barack Obama, Fort McNair (Washington, DC), Washington, DC

ABC News 4 Charleston

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Fighter jets from the South Carolina Air National Guard are conducting an air defense exercise over the Columbia and Florence areas.

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Aerotech News And Review

Air Force photo by Ken LaRock

A bronze bust honoring the first aviation mechanic, Charles E. Taylor, is now on permanent display in the National Museum of the U.S. Air Force's Early Years Gallery.

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Related Topix: US Military, Wright-Patterson Air Force Base, US News, US Air Force, Dayton, OH

KHOU-TV Houston

Arkansas military base on lockdown

Little Rock Air Force Base went on lockdown Wednesday amid reports of a suspicious person, though military officials have offered few details about the incident.

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North County Public Radio

Crashed Air Force drone was flying with gear that couldn't handle cold

Besides some clouds on Nov. 12, 2013, Air National Guard crew members recalled to accident investigators that it was a nice day for flying.

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Related Topix: US Military, US News, US Air Force, US National Guard, Fort Drum, NY, Ontario, NY

MLive.com

A year later, Paul DeWolf's family remembers a fallen son while homicide suspects' cases drag on

Kris DeWolf and Thom DeWolf look at pictures of their son Paul during an interview with The Ann Arbor News on Sept.

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Related Topix: Ann Arbor, MI, US Military, US News, US Air Force

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