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First JB Charleston C-17s receive nose art, embrace heritage

Posted April 30, 2018 by Airman 1st Class Megan Munoz

Air Force photograph Col. Jimmy Canlas, 437th Airlift Wing commander, and members of the 437th Maintenance Squadron reveal the nose art on a C-17 Globemaster III during rehearsal of the Air and Space Expo, April 27, 2018. Members of the 437th and 315th Operations Groups and 437th Maintenance Group worked together to design and apply…

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U.S., U.K. forces join Canada Army’s largest military exercise

Posted June 6, 2016 by Sgt. William Parsons

It is one of the few hours of darkness in Alberta, leaving the big grey brute in the sky without a shadow to cast. The C-130's four turboprop engines cut through the clouds.

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FRC East inducts first F-35A

Posted August 18, 2017 by

Navy photograph by Chrystal Smith An F-35A Lightning II just in from Eglin Air Force Base, Fla., taxis along the flight line at Fleet Readiness Center East at Marine Corps Air Station Cherry Point, N.C., to receive depot- and field-level modifications as a light rain falls Aug. 9, 2017. Fleet Readiness Center East at Cherry Point,…

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Army accelerates fielding of mission-command vehicle upgrades

Posted September 1, 2017 by Dan Lafontaine

Army photograph A Soldier uses the capabilities of the Joint Battle Command-Platform inside a combat vehicle. Recognizing high demand for the systems and significant impact on operations, Army Forces Command requested an accelerated pace to reach all Active, Reserve and National Guard units with completion no later than 2024, two years ahead of the initial…

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Reapers, Griffins complete Estonia FTD

Posted September 9, 2016 by Senior Airman Erin Trower

U.S. Air Force and allied partners completed a multilateral flying training deployment in Estonia Sept. 2.

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Army modernization evaluation ensure Soldiers are properly equipped to fight

Posted May 18, 2016 by Vanessa Flores

More than 5,000 people from across the country contributed to the soldier-led Network Integration Evaluation that came to completion, May 14.

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Test team aims at new machine gun for Pave Hawk

Posted January 13, 2016 by Rebecca Amber

Arriving in the rain, an HH-60G Pave Hawk landed Jan. 5 at Edwards Air Force Base, Calif., to begin testing the ballistic dispersion of a GAU-21 .50-caliber machine gun.

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President, first lady praise Air Force members, families

Posted September 18, 2017 by

Celebrating the 70th birthday of the U.S. Air Force, President Donald J. Trump and First Lady Melania Trump saluted airmen and their families during their visit Sept. 15 to Joint Base Andrews in Maryland. The official birthday of the Air Force is Sept. 18, 1947. The First Lady opened the event by thanking “the brave…

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U.K. delegation deepen cooperation partnerships board USS Reagan

Posted January 8, 2016 by PO2 Paulo Bayas

The U.S. Navy's only forward-deployed aircraft carrier, USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76), hosted nine officials from the United Kingdom Jan. 8.

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First Italian F-35 mission highlights partnerships

Posted November 6, 2015 by

Two Italian pilots completed their initial F-35 Lightning II training flights Nov. 5 at Luke Air Force Base, Ariz., marking the first F-35 flights under control of Italian pilots.

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