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Mike Testolas

AF Bios - Tue, 06/10/2014 - 10:32am
Mike Testolas12345 Starting within the next few days, Carpe Diem will be exclusively hosted by The American Enterprise Institutes's new AEIdeas website, which also features Jimmy Pethokoukis's blog as well as other AEI blog "channels" by topic (Economics, Foreign and Defense Policy, Politics and Public Opinion and Society and Culture). Many of the

Today’s Air Force: Vice President addresses Academy graduates, Airmen workout to honor fallen service member

AF News - Tue, 06/10/2014 - 9:25am
Air Force Television News released a new edition of Today's Air Force on June 6.

Contracts for June 09, 2014

DoD Contract Announcements - Mon, 06/09/2014 - 3:00pm
Contracts valued at $6.5 million or more are announced each business day at 5 p.m.

AF to implement new feedback process July 1

AF News - Mon, 06/09/2014 - 11:08am
In a recent message to Airmen, Chief of Staff Gen. Mark A. Welsh III and Chief Master Sgt. of the Air Force James Cody announced plans to begin implementing a more comprehensive Air Force evaluation system for officers and enlisted members. The first step in the process will be the July 1 implementation of the Airman Comprehensive Assessment Worksheet performance feedback tool, Air Force officials said in a June 9 release.

BRIGADIER GENERAL MARK E. WEATHERINGTON

AF Bios - Mon, 06/09/2014 - 9:58am
Brig. Gen. Mark E. Weatherington is the Deputy Director for Command, Control, Communications and Computers (C4)/Cyber Systems, Joint Staff, J6, the Pentagon, Washington, D.C.  In this capacity, General Weatherington conducts analysis and assessments; provides Joint and Combined Force C4 guidance; and evaluates C4 requirements, plans, programs and

AF releases new feedback forms

AF News - Mon, 06/09/2014 - 6:07am
During the past year, Air Force leaders have been shaping a new and more comprehensive Air Force evaluation system for officers and enlisted Airmen. The new system is designed to better meet the needs of the Air Force and Airmen, differentiate more effectively between good and great performers, and value job performance first and foremost, Air Force leaders said.

TACPs control the sky over D-Day celebrations

AF News - Sun, 06/08/2014 - 4:30pm
Airmen ensures the presence of airpower as Soldiers celebrate their own during the current 70th anniversary of D-Day across Normandy June 4-8.

Contracts for June 06, 2014

DoD Contract Announcements - Fri, 06/06/2014 - 3:06pm
Contracts valued at $6.5 million or more are announced each business day at 5 p.m.

Local Civil Air Patrol member receives the Congressional Gold Medal for WWII service

AF News - Fri, 06/06/2014 - 8:03am
The Congressional Gold Medal is the highest ranking civilian award. Joining a prestigious list of recipients, the U.S. House of Representatives' voted on May 19, to award the Civil Air Patrol the Congressional Gold Medal for its volunteer service during World War II, when more than 120,000 members volunteered to support the military effort and help keep the nation secure. Long-time Colorado Springs resident Wayne Field is one of the surviving members to receive this honor.

Civil Air Patrol member receives the Congressional Gold Medal for WWII service

AF News - Fri, 06/06/2014 - 8:03am
The Congressional Gold Medal is the highest ranking civilian award. Joining a prestigious list of recipients, the U.S. House of Representatives' voted on May 19, to award the Civil Air Patrol the Congressional Gold Medal for its volunteer service during World War II, when more than 120,000 members volunteered to support the military effort and help keep the nation secure. Long-time Colorado Springs resident Wayne Field is one of the surviving members to receive this honor.

Air Force Week in Photos

AF News - Fri, 06/06/2014 - 8:03am
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.

Key spouse program key to family readiness

AF News - Fri, 06/06/2014 - 6:05am
Air Force spouses are key to maintaining stability on the home front as Airmen maintain focus on the war front, according to the wife of the Air Force’s top officer.

Contracts for June 05, 2014

DoD Contract Announcements - Thu, 06/05/2014 - 3:05pm
Contracts valued at $6.5 million or more are announced each business day at 5 p.m.

Breedlove pays tribute to sacrifices made at D-Day

AF News - Thu, 06/05/2014 - 12:20pm
The sacrifice made by World War II veterans is reflected in the legacy of freedom they left following their success in the “greatest endeavor ever undertaken in the name of liberty,” NATO’S Supreme Allied Commander Europe said.Air Force Gen. Philip M. Breedlove, also commander of U.S. European Command, traveled here to participate in a series of French-hosted commemorations of the 70th anniversary of the June 6, 1944, D-Day invasion of Normandy during World War II. Breedlove saluted the veterans for their courage in liberating Europe.

Quality Force Review Board results released

AF News - Thu, 06/05/2014 - 11:39am
Air Force commanders will notify Airmen who met the service’s Quality Force Review Board last month of the board’s results June 5.

Space fence contract awarded

Space and Technology - Thu, 06/05/2014 - 9:54am
The Air Force awarded a $914,699,474 contract to Lockheed Martin on June 2, 2014 to develop a system that will track objects in Earth's orbit with far greater confidence and fidelity.

Contracts for June 04, 2014

DoD Contract Announcements - Wed, 06/04/2014 - 3:00pm
Contracts valued at $6.5 million or more are announced each business day at 5 p.m.

The End of an Era: 376th Air Expeditionary Wing inactivation ceremony

AF News - Wed, 06/04/2014 - 8:24am
Airmen gathered in front of the headquarters building for an inactivation ceremony June 3, for the 376th Air Expeditionary Wing as part of the overall Transit Center at Manas closure.

AF Museum breaks ground on $35.4M expansion

AF News - Wed, 06/04/2014 - 5:18am
The National Museum of the U.S. Air Force broke ground today on a new $35.4 million building that will house aircraft from the museum's Presidential, Research and Development (R&D) and Global Reach collection, as well as a new and expanded Space Gallery.

Contracts for June 03, 2014

DoD Contract Announcements - Tue, 06/03/2014 - 3:01pm
Contracts valued at $6.5 million or more are announced each business day at 5 p.m.
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