Veterans

If it’s worth dying for, it’s worth living for

I once met a soldier from Texas named Dan. He did well in college and was commissioned by the U.S....

By Army Capt. Garrett Boyer Health.mil • February 3, 2023 8:30 am
Defense
Up, up and away! Thunderbirds soar...
Aerotech News • February 3, 2023
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Sesame workshop rolls out self-care content...
Katie Lange DOD News • February 1, 2023
Veteran remembers Battle of Khe Sanh

This year the U.S. Marine Corps commemorates 55 years since the Battle of Khe Sanh, which lasted from Jan. 21…

By PO1 Pedro Rodriguez Arlington, Va. • February 1, 2023 8:30 am
WWII veterans lay wreaths for 78th commemoration of the Battle of the...

On Jan. 25, 2023, under cold gray skies and sleet, two World War II U.S. Army veterans returned to Arlington…

By Kevin Hymel Arlington National Cemetery Contract Historian • January 31, 2023 8:30 am
‘Top Gun’ or ‘A Beautiful Mind?’

Hollywood fighter-pilots are smiling, swaggerific, sunglassed men and women always looking to beat somebody at something. In reality, F-35A Lightning…

By Micah Garbarino Hill AFB, Utah • January 31, 2023 8:30 am
Medal of Honor Monday: Army Pvt. 1st Class Garfield Langhorn

Army Pvt. 1st Class Garfield McConnell Langhorn was only 20 years old when he lost his life fighting in Vietnam….

By Aerotech News • January 30, 2023 8:30 am
Local airports panel pressured to oppose leaded avgas

LOS ANGELES – In their first meeting of the New Year on Jan. 25, members of the commission responsible for…

By Larry Grooms special to Aerotech News • January 27, 2023 10:02 am
Who in their right mind thought this was a good idea?

Artist tabbed for L.A. public mural painted ‘depravities’ of U.S. troops   One of public artist Sandow Birk’s paintings depicts…

By Dennis Anderson • January 27, 2023 9:59 am
USAF Technological milestones: The 2000s

Missiles, missile warning, missile defense, tactical missiles Dec. 13, 2001: President George W. Bush informed Russia that the United States…

By Aerotech News • September 16, 2022 2:48 pm
USAF technological milestones: The 1990s

Missiles, missile warning, missile defense, tactical missiles April 18, 1991: The Air Force completed the first successful flight test of…

By Aerotech News • September 16, 2022 2:34 pm
USAF technological milestones: The 1980s

Missiles, missile warning, missile defense, tactical missiles Jan. 11, 1981: Boeing delivered the first U.S. Air Force air-launched cruise missiles…

By Aerotech News • September 16, 2022 2:27 pm
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