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Nomination window open for 2017 Spirit of Hope Award

Nominations for the 2017 Spirit of Hope Award will be accepted by the Air Force Personnel Center through Feb. 20. The award, named for comedian...

Career Intermission Program provides hiatus from AF active duty

A year ago, Capt. Katie Evans, a personnel officer, had two choices: leave active duty to pursue full-time parenthood and hope to return some...

Updated EPME reenlistment, promotion eligibility policy takes effect in January

The Air Force’s updated reenlistment and promotion eligibility policy, which goes into effect Jan. 1, 2017, requires Airmen to complete their enlisted professional military...

KC-135 Stratotanker turns 60

Air Force photograph by Kenji ThuloweitThe 418th Flight Test Squadron celebrated the 60th birthday of the KC-135 Stratotanker Aug. 31, 2016. The event...

AF opens enlisted RPA pilot program to all AFSCs

Using a phased-application approach, Air Force senior leaders are casting a wider net to ensure more active-duty enlisted Airmen are eligible to apply for...

Yesterday’s Air Force: Archie Williams

https://youtu.be/wKJL4ueEDBo As an Olympic gold medalist and command pilot, Lt. Col. Archie Williams proved time and again his skill, discipline and determination were among the...

F-35 surges forward with record-breaking weapons tests

Lockheed Martin photograph by Darrin RusselMaj. Douglas Rosenstock fires an AIM-120 missile from an F-35 during a recent weapons test surge at Edwards...

AF selects 16,506 for promotion to staff sergeant

Out of the 39,064 eligible senior airmen, 16,506 were selected for promotion to staff sergeant, Air Force officials announced Aug. 25. The overall selection...

DOD makes last-minute push for food donations in ‘Feds Feed Families’

DOD photograph by Lisa FerdinandoDiane Carter and her husband, William Carter, explain how the Bread of Life Food Pantry benefits from the Feds...

Air Force releases FY17 first-term Airman retraining quotas

The Air Force has approved 1,688 fiscal year 2017 retraining quotas in 74 Air Force specialty codes for eligible active duty first-term Airmen. “The...