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10 Questions on the F-35A Lightning II

Posted June 22, 2016 by Tech. Sgt. Steve Stanley

Air Force photograph by SrA. R. Alex Durbin A U.S. Air Force F-35 Lightning II demonstration aircraft takes off during the AirPower over Hampton Roads Open House at Langley Air Force Base, Va., April 24. The aircraft performed alongside and F-22 Raptor and a P-51 Mustang as part of the Heritage Flight Program, which showcases…

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Historic first for Air Force strategic bombers

Posted June 12, 2017 by

Air Force photograph by Airman 1st Class Randahl Jenson A B-1B Lancer, B-2 Spirit and B-52 Stratofortress are parked on the ramp at Royal Air Force Fairford, U.K., June 12, 2017. This marks the first time in history that all three of Air Force Global Strike Command’s strategic bomber aircraft are simultaneously in the European…

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Juno PTV successfully launched for Missile Defense Test

Posted December 21, 2015 by

The U.S. Air Force's Rocket Systems Launch Program and its mission partners successfully completed the fourth launch of a Patriot Test Vehicle today from the U.S. Army's Fort Wingate near Gallup, N.M.

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Around the Air Force: Nov. 22

Posted November 22, 2017 by

On this look around the Air Force, the secretary of the Air Force talks logistics at an Officer Symposium and a Delta II rocket is launched from Vandenberg Air Force Base, Calif.

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Benefield Anechoic Facility hosts first Royal Canadian Air Force plane

Posted June 8, 2016 by Kenji Thuloweit

Air Force photograph by Kenji Thuloweit A Royal Canadian Air Force CC-130J tactical airlift aircraft sits in the Benefield Anechoic Facility undergoing electronic warfare testing. Canada purchased 17 CC-130Js with the last one delivered in 2012. The RCAF CC-130J fleet is currently going through a Block 7 upgrade to the aircraft avionics For the first…

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C-5Ms deliver Army helicopters to Europe for Atlantic Resolve

Posted February 22, 2017 by Tech. Sgt. Sarah Loicano

A contingent of Army AH-64 Apache helicopters, delivered by two U.S. Air Force Air Mobility Command C-5M Galaxies, arrived at Ramstein Air Base, Germany, Feb. 22, 2017, in support of Operation Atlantic Resolve.

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Compass Call receives an upgrade

Posted August 3, 2016 by Amn. Nathan H. Barbour

Since it became operational, the EC-130H Compass Call has demonstrated its electronic combat power in tactical air operations around the world, and this year the aircraft has achieved another first.

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KC-46 Summit brings AF stakeholders together

Posted March 24, 2017 by Brian Brackens

Air Force senior leaders and experts from the acquisition, sustainment, training, engineering, logistics and flying community, gathered in January to discuss the status of the KC-46 Pegasus program and synchronize efforts related to ensuring the successful fielding and operation of the aircraft. Brig. Gen. Duke Richardson, program Executive Officer for the Air Force Life Cycle…

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Plans underway for the release of more Army mobile apps

Posted November 28, 2016 by Mike Casey

The Army is picking up the pace to make more training mobile applications available for Soldiers' smartphones and computer tablets.

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Updates to UCMJ criminalize unauthorized distribution of sexual imagery

Posted February 14, 2018 by Devon L. Suits

The 2018 National Defense Authorization Act, which became law in December, provides the military justice system new tools to prosecute service members who maliciously distribute sexually explicit images of others.

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