Air Force faces fighter pilot shortage

Air Force photograph by Airman 1st Class Nathan ByrnesLt. Gen. Chris Nowland, Air Force deputy chief of staff for operations, plans and requirements...

AF evolves policies to access more talent, maintain high standards

The Air Force announced new policies on dress and appearance with regard to tattoos, as well as changes to service medical accession policy Jan....

Around the Air Force: VR demo/3-D printed F-22 part

https://youtu.be/t1L7Y1bGKOw On this look Around the Air Force, a virtual reality and augmented reality demonstration at Joint Base Langley-Eustis, Va., and an F-22 Raptor gets...

CCAF no longer required for promotion

Due to an update to the enlisted personnel handbook, an associate’s degree from the Community College of the Air Force is no longer required...

All Air Force occupations open to women

WASHINGTON—Defense Secretary Ash Carter announced all occupations in the U.S. military will be open to men and women alike during a press conference Dec....

Air Force promotions eliminates time-in-grade, time-in-service points

Time-in-grade and time-in-service points in active duty enlisted promotion consideration will be eliminated beginning with the 17E7 master sergeant promotion cycle, and all future...

MQ-9 model makes international debut

Air Force photograph by Senior Airman Christian ClausenSpectators gather around the MQ-9 Reaper to learn about its capabilities July 15, 2017, at the...

Air Force releases first-term Airman retraining quotas for FY18

Eligible active-duty first-term Airmen may choose from more than 1,400 approved retraining quotas in over 20 career fields for fiscal year 2018. Retraining allows enlisted...

F-35A deployment brings advanced airpower capability to Europe

Air Force photograph by Tech. Sgt. Matthew PlewF-35A Lightning IIs from the 34th Fighter Squadron at Hill Air Force Base, Utah, land at...

AFOTEC maintains mission readiness through operational testing

Air Force photograph by Cameron HuntAir Force Operational Test and Evaluation Center, Detachment 4 personnel are positioned next to operators while testing a...