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Headlines – August 14, 2020

News Pentagon dismisses 'unserious' debate over potential military involvement in any post-election dispute- The Pentagon on Aug. 13 dismissed talk of potential military involvement in any...

Lawmakers: Postal changes delay mail-order medicine for vets

Policy changes that slow delivery at the U.S. Postal Service are taking a toll on military veterans, who are reporting much longer wait times...

Jolly Green II begins aerial refueling tests

Approximately 3,000 feet above the Eglin range in the Florida Panhandle, the HH-60W Jolly Green II connected with a HC-130J tanker for the first...

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...

On This Date

Aug. 14, 1960: Cayuga Production Company began shooting an episode of The Twilight Zone on Rogers Dry Lake. The segment was titled “King Nine...

Space Force releases 1st doctrine, defines “spacepower” as distinct form of military power

Fewer than eight months after its creation, America’s newest military service published its first doctrine, the U.S. Space Force’s Space Capstone Publication, entitled Spacepower. The SCP,...

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...

F-35A joins Red Flag-Alaska, soars to new heights

Throughout the years, numerous types of aircraft have flown in the Alaskan skies during Red Flag-Alaska. This year, a new fifth-generation fighter joins the...

Flag-draped coffins of troops from sunken tank sent to Dover

The flag-draped coffins carrying the remains of seven Marines and a sailor who died after a Marine Corps seafaring tank sank off the coast...