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State of the Air Force: Active-duty force on the rise, space will be more prominent

Nearly three years into her tenure as the Air Force’s top leader, Air Force Secretary Deborah Lee James reaffirmed that people continue to be her top priority during her State of the Air Force address at the Air Force Association Air, Space and Cyber Conference Sept. 19, in National Harbor, Md.

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DOD makes last-minute push for food donations in ‘Feds Feed Families’

"There were many times that we would go without just to feed the kids," Diane Carter said at the Pentagon today at a charity fair for the Feds Feed Families initiative.  "And at one point in time ... I had sold everything in my house, all my furniture and everything, just to feed the kids.

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Goldfein hosts first town hall with CMSAF

The Air Force’s top officer and enlisted leader hosted a town hall forum in the Boyd Auditorium at Maxwell Air Force Base, Ala., July 20, 2016.

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Goldfein swears in as 21st CSAF

Gen. David L. Goldfein was sworn in as the Air Force’s 21st chief of staff by Air Force Secretary Deborah Lee James during a ceremony at the Pentagon July 1, 2016.

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Security clearance investigations to include social media activity

Courtesy photograph People who use social media are constantly reminded to be careful when posting and sharing information. The Office of the Director of National Intelligence recently enacted a new policy under which federal agencies may consider publicly available social media information in connection with an application for a security clearance. People who use social…


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August 2014: The year in review

Posted  January 9, 2015

U.S. Air Force photo/Linda Welz Team March members look on as contractors expertly topple the 56-year-old air traffic control tower at March Air Reserve Base. Replaced by a new, seismically-engineered tower, the old tower hit the ground at 9:20 a.m., Aug. 19, 2014. U.S. Air Force photo/Tech. Sgt. Megan Crusher Runners are dowsed with color…

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July 2014: The year in review

Posted  January 9, 2015

U.S. Air Force photo/Master Sgt. Linda Welz Chief Master Sgt. of the Air Force James A. Cody, and his wife, Athena, pose for a photo following breakfast with selected, outstanding Airmen who represented a cross-selection of the March Total Force. CMSAF Cody and Athena visited March Air Reserve Base in Southern California July 11-14, 2014,…

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June 2014: The year in review

Posted  January 9, 2015

U.S. Air Force photo/Master Sgt. Roy Santana Congressman Ken Calvert, District 42 (center) and Congressman Mark Takano, District 41, cut the ribbon on the new March Field air traffic control tower, Friday, June 27, 2014, as 452nd Air Mobility Wing Commander, Col. Russell Muncy, looks on. U.S. Air Force photo/Lt. Col. Deric Prescott Guidon bearer…

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May 2014: The year in review

Posted  January 9, 2015

U.S. Air Force photo/Sean Dath Members of NASA’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory and March ARB personnel work together to load a Low-Density Supersonic Decelerator (LDSD) onto a C-17 Globemaster III to be transported to Pacific Missile Range Facility Barking Sands, Kauai, Hawaii. Photo courtesy/James Ruester Steve Muro, U.S. Department of Veteran Affairs, Under Secretary for Memorial…

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April 2014: The year in review

Posted  January 9, 2015

courtesy photo Members of the 452 AMW Force Support Squadron booster club, “Go-Getters” pose with Ronald McDonald during the Walk For Kids event held in Orange County, April 6. The club raised $370 in support of Ronald McDonald House Charities of Southern California. courtesy photo Longtime barber Ricardo Alvarez passed away April 13. Alvarez had…

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