Welsh: Joint force in excellent shape, but needs resources, prioritization

The joint force is in excellent shape, but leaders must pay attention to it, Air Force Chief of Staff Gen. Mark A. Welsh III...

Test Pilot School Ph.D. program accepting applications

The U.S. Air Force Test Pilot School at Edwards Air Force Base, Calif., is accepting graduate applications through July 31 for the Air Force...

AF uniform office designs for entire force; new modifications underway

Air Force photograph by Amy RollinsReviewing a prototype women’s service dress uniform overblouse, left to right, at the Air Force Uniform Office, Air...

Welsh releases 2016 reading list

The Air Force chief of staff published his 2016 professional reading list May 13. “This year’s reading list addresses every Airman on our total force...

Air Force changes utility allowance for privatized housing residents

The Air Force revised its utility allowance policy May 18, 2016, to ensure quality on-base housing for military families and continue to cover utility...

AcqDemo team outlines planned activities related to transition

Air Force photograph by Stacey GeigerGen. Ellen Pawlikowski, AFMC commander, speaks at an AcqDemo town hall meeting at AFMC headquarters on May 12,...

Air Force demonstrates key rocket engine technologies for next generation launch...

Air Force photograph by Ron FairHydrocarbon Boost sub-scale preburner firing at full-power at Test Stand 2A, Air Force Research Laboratory April 21, 2016. The...

AFMC command chief reflects on 30-year career

Air Force Materiel Command's top enlisted member will end his military career May 6, 2016, closing out what he calls a "wonderful journey" around...

C-17 Drag Reduction testing aims at saving fuel

Air Force photograph by Kenji ThuloweitThe first phase of C-17 Drag Reduction was completed in March. The testing consisted of putting six Finlets...

F-35 program making progress, program chief tells Congress

Lockheed Martin photograph by Chad BellayAF-1, of the 461st Flight Test Squadron at Edwards Air Force Base, Calif., became the first F-35 to...