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18th CMSAF: The Airman behind the stripes

Fri, 02/17/2017 - 9:16am
Growing up with five other siblings, Chief Master Sgt. of the Air Force Kaleth O. Wright said he had a very loving home. However, living in poor neighborhoods and moving from place to place presented trials. In his own words, they were, ‘humble beginnings.’

AF Week in Photos

Fri, 02/17/2017 - 8:35am
This week's photos feature Airmen from around the globe involved in activities supporting expeditionary operations and defending America. This weekly feature showcases the men and women of the Air Force.

Trials for wounded warriors to begin Feb. 24

Fri, 02/17/2017 - 6:50am
Air Force Trials for wounded warriors begins Feb. 24 and runs through March 2 at Nellis Air Force Base, Nevada.

Cody testifies before SASC on importance of Airmen, families

Wed, 02/15/2017 - 8:49am
Chief Master Sgt. of the Air Force James A. Cody testified on the importance of Airmen and their families before the Senate Armed Services Subcommittee on Personnel Feb. 14 on Capitol Hill.

F-35A stealth brings flexibility to battlespace

Mon, 02/13/2017 - 8:17am
Stealth isn’t new in the Air Force; but, stealth combined with the multirole capabilities of the F-35A Lightning II is proving to be a game changer in the Nevada desert.

BLUE: A step ahead

Fri, 02/10/2017 - 12:13pm
Staying a step ahead in current and future conflicts required a new edge in air warfare. In this episode, we introduce you to the newest fifth-generation, multi-role fighter aircraft, the F-35A Lightning II.

AF Week in Photos

Fri, 02/10/2017 - 7:30am
This week's photos feature Airmen from around the globe involved in activities supporting expeditionary operations and defending America. This weekly feature showcases the men and women of the Air Force.

AF releases new guidance on civilian hiring freeze

Thu, 02/09/2017 - 10:00am
The Air Force has released additional guidance in regard to the federal civilian hiring freeze implemented Jan. 23.

Wilson testifies on current state of the AF

Wed, 02/08/2017 - 3:49pm
Air Force Vice Chief of Staff Gen. Stephen Wilson testified on the need for increased force structure and modernization before the House and Senate Armed Services committees Feb. 7 and 8 on Capitol Hill.

AF helps Airmen obtain CDL

Wed, 02/08/2017 - 7:00am
The Air Force is taking steps to turn government vehicle operator certifications into commercial driver’s licenses. By creating a course to mirror the American Association of Motor Vehicle Administrators Commercial Driver’s License Test System model, the Air Force will enable examiners to certify government motor vehicle operators on commercial vehicle equivalents in accordance with federal motor vehicle safety regulations.

New course focuses on sortie production at tactical level

Tue, 02/07/2017 - 12:19pm
The Advanced Sortie Production Course is the first advanced course specifically focusing on the art and science of sortie production at the tactical level. The new course will take place at the Air Force’s Advanced Maintenance and Munitions Operations School at Nellis Air Force Base, Nevada.

185 Airmen to meet first enlisted RPA pilot selection board

Tue, 02/07/2017 - 12:10pm
The first enlisted remotely piloted aircraft pilot selection board meets at the Air Force Personnel Center Feb. 6-9, 2017 to identify the next enlisted group to attend RPA pilot training as part of the deliberate approach to enhance the Air Force’s intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance mission. AFPC has received complete application packages from 185 Airmen who are setting a historic precedence within the RPA community.