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F-35 program making progress, program chief tells Congress

Lockheed Martin photograph by Chad BellayAF-1, of the 461st Flight Test Squadron at Edwards Air Force Base, Calif., became the first F-35 to...

42 Total Force Airmen selected as KC-46 aircrew

Air Force photograph by Ethan WagnerThe KC-46 program's first test aircraft, a Boeing 767-2C (EMD-1), departed from its home at Boeing Field in...

AFMC executive director reflects on career start, successes after 34 years

What began as uncertainty toward the possibility of an Air Force career transformed into a 34-year commitment for Air Force Materiel Command Executive Director...

AFMC strategic plan to help carry Air Force to Third Offset

Agility and innovation are cornerstones of a new Air Force Materiel Command strategic plan that will deliver war-winning capabilities. Those capabilities will propel the Air...

Civilian developmental education application deadline May 1

Civilian Airmen have until May 1 to submit applications for civilian developmental education programs to the Air Force Personnel Center. "Educational opportunities, in conjunction with...

This week in Edwards Flight Test History

March 16, 1976 -- The F-16 control-configured vehicle flight test program began. The first prototype F-16 had been fitted with a pair of canards...

Air Force summer hire program opens

Now is the time for those interested in temporary summer employment to apply for an Air Force job. Air Force summer vacancies will be...

KC-46 continues milestones with refueling of AV-8B Harrier II

A U.S. Air Force and Boeing aircrew aboard the KC-46 tanker successfully refueled a U.S. Marine Corps AV-8B Harrier II in flight March 1....

KC-46 tanker successfully refuels F/A-18

A U.S. Air Force and Boeing aircrew aboard the KC-46 tanker successfully refueled an F/A-18 fighter jet in flight Feb. 10. The air refueling was the program's...

Air Force presents fiscal year 2017 budget

The Air Force presented its fiscal year 2017 president's budget request Feb. 9 following the Defense Department and sister services’ budget briefings. Maj. Gen. Jim...