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USAFWS: Deliberately Strikes Night

The United States Air Force is well known as the pinnacle of air superiority.

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CAOC-N receives first weapons system upgrade in over decade

Since the 1990s, the world has seen unprecedented advances in technology. Although these advances have led to countless benefits, and a revolution in the way we live our daily lives, they have also bring with them an ever increasing array of threats.

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From military son to military father, a tribute to military dads

In light of Father’s Day, I would like to reflect on my experiences as a military father and my experiences being a military child.

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10 Questions on F-35A Lightning II

The F-35A is on track to be declared initially operationally capable between August and December 2016.

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Security clearance investigations to include social media activity

People who use social media are constantly reminded to be careful when posting and sharing information because it's almost impossible to know who might be monitoring their activity.


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From March 18-24, Exchange shoppers can save 15 percent on first-day purchases with MILITARY STAR card

Posted  March 18, 2016

DALLAS — Military shoppers can “think spring” with an extra discount on first-day purchases with a new MILITARY STAR card at the Army & Air Force Exchange Service. Shoppers who use a new card for the first time from March 18 to March 24 will receive a 15 percent discount on all purchases instead of…

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57 AMXS implements new procedure; saves time, money

Posted  March 11, 2016

The F-16 Fighting Falcon has been a staple of the U.S. Air Force’s flying force since its inaugural flight on Jan. 20, 1974.

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Think again, before carrying open, concealed weapons on base

Posted  March 11, 2016

There is a lot of misunderstanding on who can carry a weapon on base.

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Why traffic stops during reveille, retreat

Posted  March 11, 2016

MALMSTROM AIR FORCE BASE, Mont. — As the drum roll of the national anthem began on base, my guests were puzzled when I stopped our conversation mid-sentence, turned toward the music and placed my right hand over my heart. We were outdoors. Nearby, traffic on Goddard Drive lurched to a halt. After the last note…

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From bullets to bombs, Ammo Airmen ‘bring the bang’ to RPA firepower

Posted  March 11, 2016

Down a long, winding road that leads far away from the flight line exists a world all its own at Creech Air Force Base, Nevada.

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