Defense

May 17, 2017
 

Around the Air Force: May 16

On this look around the Air Force, Dr. Heather Wilson is sworn in as the 24th Secretary of the Air Force, Airmen are being encouraged to share their ideas for revitalizing squadrons, and Air University has cancelled Squadron Officer School Class 17G.




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Air Force photograph

Hill AFB F-35 drops GBU-49 in combat training

Air Force photograph A pilot assigned to the 388th Fighter Wing’s 34th Fighter Squadron drops a GBU-39 bomb from an F-35A Lightning II Nov. 7. 2018. The 34th FS is the first unit to employ the GBU-39 in combat training. T...
 
 
Air Force photograph by Airman 1st Class Brett Clashman

B-1 CBM+ goes live!

Air Force photograph by Airman 1st Class Brett Clashman A B-1 Lancer assigned to 7th Operations Group at Dyess Air Force Base, Texas, departs for a training mission at Nellis AFB, Nev. New software is enhancing predictive based...
 
 
Navy photograph by Stacy Godfrey

USS Sioux City ‘brought to life’ at U.S. Naval Academy

Navy photograph by Kenneth D. Aston Jr. More than 5,000 people attended the commissioning ceremony of USS Sioux City (LCS 11). Sioux City is the 13th littoral combat ship to enter the fleet and the sixth of the Freedom variant....