Air Force

February 6, 2017
 

Around the Air Force: Feb. 3

On this look around the Air Force, three B-2 Spirit bombers return to Whiteman Air Force Base, Missouri, after a deployment, Tinker AFB, Oklahoma, has begun construction of a next generation 9-1-1 call center, U. S. Air Force in Europe and Air Forces Africa has a new command chief, and February is American Heart Month.




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Air Force photograph by Airman 1st Class Giovanni Sims

Bomb Building Airmen: AMMO flight sustains AF lethality during readiness exercise

Air Force photograph by Airman 1st Class Giovanni Sims Airmen from the 355th Equipment Maintenance Squadron’s munitions flight build up and break down aerial bombs during the Bushwhacker 18-02 Cactus Flag exercise at Davi...
 
 
Air Force photograph by Senior Airman Mya M. Crosby

355th Fighter Wing commander updates community partners

Air Force photograph by Senior Airman Mya M. Crosby Col. Scott Campbell, 355th Fighter Wing commander, briefs Davis-Monthan Tucson Valley Council members during their quarterly update at Davis-Monthan Air Force Base, Ariz., Feb...
 
 

Air Force FY 2019 budget addresses great power competition

The Air Force budget request of $156.3 billion for fiscal year 2019 builds on the progress made in 2018 to restore the readiness of the force, increase lethality, and cost-effectively modernize. Secretary of the Air Force Dr. Heather Wilson said the budget request is aligned with the National Defense Strategy, prioritizing long-term competition with China...