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AMC Commander directs temporary removal of 123 C-130s from service

Gen. Maryanne Miller, Air Mobility Command commander, ordered the temporary removal of 123 of 450 Total Force C-130 Hercules from service on Aug. 7,...

B-1B and B-52 visit the 53d Wing at Eglin AFB

As part of the 53rd Test Management Group Commander’s Course, members of the 337th Test and Evaluation Squadron from Dyess AFB, Texas, and the...

Record-setting first sortie for wing’s newest F-35A

The 388th Fighter Wing at Hill Air Force Base, Utah, set a speed record for bringing online a newly-delivered aircraft Aug. 1, flying a...

AFRL investigating space weather effects on satellite materials

The Air Force Research Laboratory, in partnership with several universities, has investigated the effects of space weather damage to polyimides, materials used extensively in...

Initiative draws large feedback, widespread support

The Air Force Materiel Command’s AFMC We Need initiative continues to make steady progress, with project teams completing phase two visits to AFMC...

AFRL’s Digital Hangar to support lifecycle management of aerospace systems

There is a new hangar under construction at Wright-Patterson AFB, but this one will not be made of steel and concrete, but rather digital...

AFCENT postures for defense while strengthening partner capacity

U.S. Air Forces Central Command published its May Airpower Summary Aug. 4. May brought a shifting of focus in the U.S. Central Command area of...

RQ-4s being deployed to Yokota

A detachment of U.S. Air Force RQ-4 Global Hawks will deploy to Yokota Air Base, Japan, from Andersen Air Force Base, Guam, during the...

Air Force’s largest aircraft ‘front and center’ at world’s largest airshow

The C-5M Super Galaxy was a main attraction at the EAA AirVenture 2019 July 25-28. More than 500,000 people from 80 countries attended the airshow...

DRAGON heads south for summer

Pilots flew an upgraded E-3 Sentry Airborne Warning and Control System aircraft across the international date line and into the southern hemisphere in late...