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Stratcom: Integrating space with other warfare domains key to deterrence

Deterring and waging war successfully depends on integrating all domains of warfare, including the space domain, the deputy commander of U.S. Strategic Command said during a space security conference in Washington, D.C., March 22, 2017.

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Small quadcopter test is first on active Air Force taxiway

An unusual aircraft went through its motions on the Edwards Air Force Base flightline March 16 when a small quadcopter equipped with a camera took to the sky to perform a visual inspection of a B-52 Stratofortress.

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AFTC commander visits new F-22 facilities

Maj. Gen. David Harris, Air Force Test Center commander, dropped by the 411th Flight Test Squadron March 16, 2017, as part of his monthly visits with different units on Edwards Air Force Base, Calif.

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U.S. Air Force trains alongside Japanese. South Korean counterparts

An Air Force B-1B Lancer conducted a bilateral mission in the vicinity of Japan yesterday with Japan Air Self Defense Force F-15J Eagles, followed by a bilateral mission with South Korean Air Force F-15K Slam Eagles and F-16 Fighting Falcons carried out in South Korean airspace.

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Army hoping $200 million in bonuses will attract more recruits

Army Recruiting Command's mission is seeing the "largest within-year mission increase ever," said Brig. Gen. Donna W. Martin, USAREC's deputy commander.

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Air Show Teams

Posted  March 19, 2016

Texas Flying Legends Museum The Texas Flying Legends Museum  is making its first California appearance at the LA County Air Show. The TFLM squadron performs a thrill packed choreographed routine, honoring and celebrating our veterans through a number of formations, simulated dog fights and solo routines. The performing aircraft include the B-25J “Betty’s Dream,” A6M2 Zero,…

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Test team aims at new machine gun for Pave Hawk

Posted  January 13, 2016

Arriving in the rain, an HH-60G Pave Hawk landed Jan. 5 at Edwards Air Force Base, Calif., to begin testing the ballistic dispersion of a GAU-21 .50-caliber machine gun.

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U.S. Air Force receives two additional Super Hercules

Posted  December 23, 2015

MARIETTA, Ga., Dec. 21, 2015 – U.S. Air Force crews recently ferried two additional C-130J Super Hercules aircraft from the Lockheed Martin facility in Marietta, Ga. These aircraft are a C-130J-30 Super Hercules assigned to Little Rock Air Force Base, Ark., and an HC-130J Combat King II assigned to Moody Air Force Base, Ga. Lockheed…

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NASA receives fifth consecutive clean audit opinion

Posted  November 18, 2015

NASA has received an unmodified audit opinion on its fiscal year 2015 financial statements, marking the fifth consecutive year of “clean” opinions. The agency has released its fiscal 2015 Agency Financial Report, which provides details on its financial results and performance highlights. The auditor’s unmodified opinion is that NASA’s financial statements fairly present the agency’s…

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Around the Air Force: Oct. 25

Posted  October 26, 2016

On this look around the Air Force special tactics Airmen are honored with a memorial and Secretary of the Air Force Deborah Lee James visits the first enlisted RQ-4 Global Hawk pilot class.

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