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SECAF reiterates focus on modernization, efficiency

Secretary of the Air Force Deborah Lee James took the stage Oct. 28, at the Airlift/Tanker Association Symposium to address the Air Force’s priority to maintain mission readiness and promote modernization in the coming years.

Air Force photograph by Scott M. Ash Air Force

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.

DOD photograph by Lisa Ferdinando DoD

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.

Air Force photograph by SrA. Hailey Haux Air Force

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.

Air Force photograph by Andy Morataya Air Force

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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March National Health Observances:

Posted  March 6, 2015

National Colorectal Cancer Awareness Month National Endometriosis Awareness Month National Kidney Month National Nutrition Month National Problem Gambling Awareness Month Save Your Vision Month Trisomy Awareness Month Workplace Eye Wellness Month March 2 – 8, National Sleep Awareness Week ® March 2 – 6, National School Breakfast Week March 8 – 14, Patient Safety Awareness…

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National Women’s History Month: Weaving the Stories of Women’s Lives

Posted  March 6, 2015

PATRICK AIR FORCE BASE, Florida – Each year, the National Women’s History Project selects a theme that highlights the achievements of distinguished women. The 2015 theme, “Weaving the Stories of Women’s Lives,” presents the opportunity to weave women’s stories—individually and collectively—into the essential fabric of our nation’s history. During Women’s History Month, we recognize the…

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Former commander, prisoner of war tells reservists how will power can be stronger than firepower

Posted  March 6, 2015

McChord Field, Wash. — Only in America can a former convict become a brigadier general. Former resident of the prison camp known as the Hanoi Hilton, then Capt. James Sehorn never imagined a lifelong relationship with the United States Air Force or rising to the rank of brigadier general. Now retired and living a comfortable…

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Awards Banquet

Posted  March 6, 2015

U.S. Air Force photo/Senior Airman Russell McMillan Senior Airman Paige McCann, knowledge operations management, 452nd Communications Squadron, March Air Reserve Base, salutes Col. Russell Muncy, commander, 452nd Air Mobility Wing, after accepting her award as the March Honor Guard Member of the Year 2014 at the wing’s annual awards banquet Feb. 21, 2015. McCann is…

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News Briefs 02/27/2015

Posted  February 27, 2015

MARCH HAS NEW YELLOW RIBBON REP The new 452 AMW Yellow Ribbon Representative is 2nd Lt Shelley Lawrence. She can be reached at shelley.lawrence@us.af.mil or 951-655-4615. The Yellow Ribbon office is now located in Bldg. 2240 in the 452 OSS section. SMSgt Jo Carrillo’s Yellow Ribbon tour has come to a successful close. We wish her…

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