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The Enola Gay’s history lives on

Seventy-five years ago, the United States dropped the first atomic bomb on Hiroshima, Japan, bringing an end to a long and devastating World War...

V-J Day – end of the war in the Pacific

The Allied celebrations on Victory in Europe Day, on May 8, 1945, were subdued by the knowledge that war raged on in the Pacific. As...

Soldier escapes death in World War II, inspires generations

Few people would be able to survive what Army Master Sgt. Henry Erwin lived through after a midair accident over Japan during World War...

Local aviators will take part in V-J Day 75th anniversary celebration

by Cathy Hansen, special to Aerotech News Diane Barney and Dustin Mosher, co-owners of a 1942 Stearman bi-plane, will be flying in the Legacy of...

Airman’s journey home

by Dennis Andersen, special to Aerotech News The Honor Guard from Edwards Air Force Base, Calif., and Patriot Guard Riders, American Legion Riders of the...

Trump signs proclamation commemorating end of Korean War

Sixty-seven years ago, the guns fell silent along the Korean demilitarized zone after more than three years of brutal fighting to defeat the expansion...

DPAA Offutt Laboratory conducts first dignified transfer of remains during COVID-19...

Members of Team Offutt offload 28 transfer cases carrying unidentified remains of service members from a C-17 Globemaster III July 21, 2020, at Offutt...

Parade rolls for COVID-recovered Vietnam vet

by Dennis Andersen, special to Aerotech News LANCASTER, Calif.--The signs were simple: " Welcome Home, Walter," and "We Love You, Walter," and "Semper Paratus," the U.S. Coast...

Dodgers farmhands served in Vietnam

Almost every sporting event in the United States has been postponed due to the COVID-19 pandemic, an absence noted by the many service members...

Funeral honors at Arlington

The Navy Ceremonial Guard and the 3rd Infantry Regiment (The Old Guard) Caisson Platoon conduct military funeral honors with a modified escort for Navy...