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Army veteran foot soldier in struggle for justice

Civil rights activist Medgar Wiley Evers was well-known for his high energy, sobriety and tenacity. He would not spare a minute in pursuing equality...

MQ-9 begins flying missions from Romania

The 25th Attack Group began flying the first active-duty operated U.S. Air Forces in Europe MQ-9 Reaper sorties in Romania via remote-split operations as...

ARNORTH to oversee military COVID-19 vaccination support to FEMA in California

At the request of the Federal Emergency Management Agency, 222 Soldiers from Fort Carson, Colo., will deploy in the coming days to Los Angeles,...

Julius Montgomery: Space Program Pioneer

Julius Montgomery was a pioneering African American in the space program. He was the first African American ever hired at the Cape Canaveral space...

Biden announces DOD China task force

President Joe Biden has announced the formation of a DOD China Task Force to provide a baseline assessment of department policies, programs and processes...

Medal of Honor recipient Marine Corps Pfc. Robert Jenkins Jr.

Many of the service members who gave their lives in service to our country barely had a chance to begin their own. Marine Corps Private...

President stresses unity in message to Defense Department

Just as in his inaugural speech, President Joe Biden's message to the Defense Department revolved around unity. In a Feb. 10, 2021, visit to the Pentagon, the...

On This Date

Feb. 12, 1959: The last B-36J built and the last one in operational U.S. Air Force service, Serial Number 52-2827, left Biggs Air Force Base,...

African American Pioneer Dale White and the 1939 Goodwill Flight

Dale L. White Sr., was a prominent African American pilot, best known for his 1939 “Goodwill Flight” with Chauncey Spencer from Chicago to Washington, D.C.,...

Super Bowl LV flyover took months of planning, coordination

For fans watching the Super Bowl Feb. 7, 2021, the Air Force Global Strike Command tri-bomber flyover over Raymond James Stadium in Tampa, Fla., lasted seconds. For...