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Defense

Total Force C-130 units conduct unique dual-formation air drop in Afghanistan

Posted May 11, 2018 by Capt. Chelsi Johnson

Air Force photograph by Senior Airman Xavier Navarro A C-130J Super Hercules and its aircrew assigned to the 746th Expeditionary Airlift Squadron from Al Udeid Air Base, Qatar, loads cargo destined for an undisclosed location in Afghansitan, May 5, 2018. The 774th EAS is an active duty unit based out of the 41st Airlift Squadron,…

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Revived Roving Sands exercise teaches air defense units mobility, expeditionary warfare

Posted March 21, 2018 by Joe Lacdan

Army photograph by Joe Lacdan An armored humvee cruises along a dirt road near the White Sands Missile Range in southern New Mexico during the Roving Sands exercise, March 2018. On a vast stretch of desert in southern New Mexico, the Army unearthed a military exercise it had literally left in the dust some 13…

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USAF, RAAF integrate over Queensland

Posted June 22, 2018 by

Air Force photograph by Master Sgt. Richard P. Ebensberger A U.S. Air Force B-52H Stratofortress bomber assigned to the 20th Expeditionary Bomb Squadron, deployed from Barksdale Air Force Base, La., takes off from Andersen AFB, Guam, in support of a routine Continuous Bomber Presence (CBP) mission over south-east Queensland, Australia, June 19, 2018 (HST). The…

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Colombian general acts as CFACC during annual PANAMAX exercise

Posted August 10, 2016 by Capt. Bryan Bouchard

Air Force photograph by Tech. Sgt. Heather R. Redman Colombian Air Force Brig. Gen. Sergio Andrés Garzón Vélez, Combined Forces Air Component Commander for PANAMAX 16, and his aid Lt. Col. Ricardo, receive an update during a commander’s update briefing at Davis-Monthan AFB, Ariz., July 31, 2016. PANAMAX is an annual exercise sponsored by U.S….

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Navy, Air Force solve critical F/A-18 parts issue, celebrate success

Posted May 6, 2016 by Jenny Gordon

Ensuring safe, reliable components are available to support the Navy's F/A-18 legacy Hornet was the focus of a partnership celebration at Warner Robins Air Logistics Complex's 402nd Commodities Maintenance Group (CMXG) at Robins Air Force Base, Ga., May 5.

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40 years of aviation service: The Black Hawk helicopter

Posted October 31, 2018 by

The UH-60 Black Hawk has been the Army's front line utility helicopter for the past 40 years, and it shows no signs of letting up. Now in its fourth decade of service, the Black Hawk was developed as a result of the the Army's requirement in 1972 for a simple, robust and reliable utility helicopter system to satisfy projected air-mobile requirements around the globe.

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Army fields Modular Handgun System ahead of schedule

Posted December 4, 2017 by by Devon L. Suits

In an effort to improve Soldier and unit lethality, the Army fielded the new Modular Handgun System to the 101st Airborne Division (Air Assault) 18 months ahead of schedule, according to Lt. Col. Steven Power, product manager for individual weapons within Program Executive Office Soldier.

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Defense

Flight testing validates waveform capability

Posted January 3, 2018 by Patty Welsh

The Air Force is moving forward to demonstrate the capabilities of the protected tactical waveform through recent flight tests.

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Air Force photograph by SrA. Erin Babis
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Support personnel, F-16s enhance partnership with Poland

Posted June 10, 2016 by SrA. Erin Babis

About 350 personnel are supporting 20 F-16 Fighting Falcons from the 31st Fighter Wing at Aviano Air Base, Italy, and the 138th Fighter Wing at Tulsa Air National Guard Base, Okla., as part of bilateral flying training with the Polish Air Force.

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Idaho deployment to push F-35 limits

Posted June 6, 2016 by Kari Tilton

Eight F-35A aircraft and 160 personnel from Hill Air Force Base, Idaho, will depart this week for rigorous operational testing at Mountain Home Air Force Base, Idaho, through June 17. This marks the first time Hill's operational F-35s will travel out of state for training.

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