Defense

December 6, 2017
 

Around the Air Force: Dec. 5

On this look around the Air Force, we take a look at the Hurricane Hunters’ mission and this month marks the 66th anniversary of Operation Christmas Drop.




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HT Aug 17

U.S. Air Force Airman Rudy Villasenor graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland, San Antonio, Texas. The airman completed an intensive, eight-week program that included training in military discipline and studies, Air Force core values, physical fitness, and basic warfare principles and skills. Airmen who complete basic training also earn four credits toward an...
 
 
Air Force photograph by David Dixon

AFRL viewing aircraft inspections through the lens of technology

Air Force photograph by David Dixon AFRL Materials and Manufacturing Directorate researchers Capt. Sarah Wallentine and Alex Brown demonstrate the use of augmented reality for nondestructive inspections. AFRL researchers are de...
 
 

AV veterans’ roundup

Antelope Valley Fair The Antelope Valley Fair will observe Military Appreciation Day on Aug.23. Admission will be free for veterans, active duty service members and military retirees. With a lanyard, attendees will receive a warm welcome from military support groups like Bombshell Betty ‘s Pin-Up Calendar, and Fregoso Outdoor Foundation.   AVTA Starting Aug.20, AV...