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JAMES F. GEURTS

AF Bios - Mon, 08/04/2014 - 11:43am
James F. Geurts, a member of the Senior Executive Service, is the Acquisition Executive, U.S. Special Operations Command, MacDill Air Force Base, Florida.  He is responsible for all special operations forces research, development, acquisition, procurement and logistics. Mr. Geurts, a native of Charleston, South Carolina, entered the Air Force in

GPS IIF-7 successfully launched from Cape Canaveral AFS

Space and Technology - Mon, 08/04/2014 - 8:43am
The U.S. Air Force launched the seventh Global Positioning System (GPS) IIF satellite from Cape Canaveral Air Force Station, Florida at 11:23 p.m. EDT, Aug. 1.

CSAF: A call to excellence for all Airmen

AF News - Mon, 08/04/2014 - 5:09am
In his latest Airman-to-Airman message, Air Force Chief of Staff Gen. Mark A. Welsh III urged the men and women of the Air Force to challenge themselves to be better at what they do.

BRIGADIER GENERAL DOUGLAS A. COX

AF Bios - Sat, 08/02/2014 - 10:52am
Brig. Gen. Douglas A. Cox is the Director, U.S. Air Forces in Europe-United Kingdom. As a forward detachment of USAFE, USAFE-UK provides higher headquarters staff support for U.S. Air Force units within the United Kingdom. Additionally, USAFE-UK provides direct support to U.S. European Command, NATO, USAFE and U.S. Government Agencies with thorough

Contracts for August 01, 2014

DoD Contract Announcements - Fri, 08/01/2014 - 2:59pm
Contracts valued at $6.5 million or more are announced each business day at 5 p.m.

Aug. 1 – Pulse on AF force management

AF News - Fri, 08/01/2014 - 1:41pm
Featured in this force management update are details regarding civilian force management program expansions, ongoing officer force shaping boards and the upcoming reduction in force board.

ACC commander: Readiness key to America’s combat power

AF News - Fri, 08/01/2014 - 12:29pm
Maintaining combat mission readiness in the midst of sequestration and budget cuts is a top concern for Air Combat Command and its commander Gen. Mike Hostage.

Contracts for July 24, 2014

DoD Contract Announcements - Fri, 08/01/2014 - 7:43am
Contracts valued at $6.5 million or more are announced each business day at 5 p.m.

Air Force Week in Photos

AF News - Fri, 08/01/2014 - 7:27am
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.

Contracts for July 31, 2014

DoD Contract Announcements - Thu, 07/31/2014 - 3:00pm
Contracts valued at $6.5 million or more are announced each business day at 5 p.m.

MAJOR GENERAL AVELIN P. TACON JR.

AF Bios - Thu, 07/31/2014 - 8:35am
Avelin Paul Tacon Jr., was born at Mobile, Ala., in 1914. He received his education from Murphy High School in Mobile and Spring Hill College, Spring Hill, Ala., prior to entering Primary Flying School at Randolph Field, Texas, in October 1936.After graduation from primary and advanced flying schools at Randolph and Kelly fields, he was rated a

LIEUTENANT GENERAL MARC C. REYNOLDS

AF Bios - Thu, 07/31/2014 - 8:34am
Lieutenant General Marc C. Reynolds is vice commander, Air Force Logistics Command, with headquarters at Wright-Patterson Air Force Base, Ohio. The command mission is to provide worldwide technical logistics support to all Air Force active and reserve force activities, military assistance program countries and designated U.S. government

Air Force to change enlisted evaluations, promotions

AF News - Thu, 07/31/2014 - 6:58am
Air Force officials announced a series of sweeping changes to the Enlisted Evaluation System and Weighted Airman Promotion System July 31.

James: Air Force grapples with Congress to fund readiness

AF News - Thu, 07/31/2014 - 6:38am
To balance readiness today and modernization tomorrow, the Air Force’s fiscal year 2015 budget request is shrinking like today’s defense budget thanks to Congress’s own priorities and the approaching threat of sequestration in 2016, Air Force leaders said July 30.

MAJOR GENERAL JOHN P. HORNER

AF Bios - Thu, 07/31/2014 - 6:12am
Selected for promotion to major general.

Contracts for July 30, 2014

DoD Contract Announcements - Wed, 07/30/2014 - 2:59pm
Contracts valued at $6.5 million or more are announced each business day at 5 p.m.

Tyndall AFB takes F-22 pilot training to next level

Space and Technology - Wed, 07/30/2014 - 1:46pm
The Air Force’s ability to continue developing a fifth generation fighter aircraft fleet ready to meet the challenges of future warfare, hinges in large part, on a steady influx of capable and trained F-22 Raptor pilots.

AF launches successful satellite mission

AF News - Wed, 07/30/2014 - 11:46am
The 45th Space Wing supported a successful United Launch Alliance Delta IV vehicle carrying Air Force Space Command mission assets for the Air Force July 28.

AF launches successful satellite mission

Space and Technology - Wed, 07/30/2014 - 11:46am
The 45th Space Wing supported a successful United Launch Alliance Delta IV vehicle carrying Air Force Space Command mission assets for the Air Force July 28.

AF implements career intermission pilot program

AF News - Wed, 07/30/2014 - 10:59am
Up to 40 active-duty, Air Force Reserve and Air National Guard officers and enlisted members who meet eligibility requirements will be offered between one and three years of partially-paid time out of uniform to focus on personal and professional pursuits under the Career Intermission Pilot Program, or CIPP, Air Force officials announced July 30.
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