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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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Next Level Instruction: Zero cost institutional improvement in Air Force

Posted  June 3, 2016

Nellis Air Force Base, Nev. — The final 18 months of my assignment to the 435th Fighter Training Squadron at Randolph Air Force Base, Texas, brought about an interesting shift in our approach to student training that has cemented my views of leadership. During that time we actively sought out techniques and principles to improve…

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432nd OG celebrates 25th anniversary

Posted  June 3, 2016

Since its inception Sept. 18, 1947, Airmen have dedicated blood, sweat and tears to create the most advanced and robust Air Force this country has ever known.

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AF releases Air Superiority 2030 Flight Plan

Posted  June 3, 2016

WASHINGTON — The Air Force released a flight plan directing development activity as a result of a yearlong study focused on developing capability options to ensure joint force air superiority in 2030 and beyond. According to the unclassified version of the Air Superiority 2030 Flight Plan, released May 26, the gap between the U.S. military’s…

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Summer fun more enjoyable when safe

Posted  June 3, 2016

NELLIS AIR FORCE BASE, Nev. — Summer is hot, especially in Las Vegas. While summer is a time for fun in the sun; it is also a time that you can get burned. Whether out in the sun playing sports, hiking, grilling or at the pool, remaining safe is not always in the forefront of…

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Luau celebrates culture, traditions, history

Posted  June 3, 2016

U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Nathan Byrnes A sign hangs from the stage where entertainers performed during the Asian American and Pacific Islander Heritage Luau at Nellis Air Force Base, Nev., May 20. During the Asian American and Pacific Islander Heritage Month Luau the Asian Pacific American Association of Nellis/Creech/NTTR hosted a…

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