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AF Bios - Wed, 08/20/2014 - 6:27am
Heidi H. Grant, a member of the Senior Executive Service, is the Deputy Under Secretary of the Air Force, International Affairs, Washington, D.C. She provides oversight and guidance for international policy and programs supporting national security objectives through politico-military affairs; security assistance programs; technology and


AF Bios - Wed, 08/20/2014 - 5:54am
Maj. Gen. William B. Waldrop Jr. is the Assistant to the Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff for Reserve Matters, Washington, D.C. In this capacity, he serves as the principal adviser to the Chairman on all matters affecting the Reserve components of the Army, Navy, Air Force, Marine Corps and, where appropriate, the Coast Guard. He also acts as

CMSAF discusses ‘way ahead’ for Airmen

AF News - Tue, 08/19/2014 - 7:50pm
The Air Force’s top enlisted leader focused on retention, the new Airman’s evaluation system and the future of professional development during the Air Force Sergeants Association Professional Airmen’s Conference here Aug. 19. Chief Master Sgt. of the Air Force James A. Cody addressed an audience of Airmen, former enlisted and retired NCO members of the association where he talked about the fiscal challenges of a smaller Air Force and the impact it is having and will have on its Airmen.

Contracts for August 19, 2014

DoD Contract Announcements - Tue, 08/19/2014 - 3:00pm
Contracts valued at $6.5 million or more are announced each business day at 5 p.m.

Comprehensive Airman Fitness: A Lifestyle and culture

AF News - Tue, 08/19/2014 - 2:21pm
Comprehensive Airman Fitness is comprised of a multitude of targeted programs and activities as well as resiliency skills taught to enable Airmen to make sound choices.

82 F-16Ds removed from flight status due to longeron cracks

AF News - Tue, 08/19/2014 - 1:28pm
U.S. Air Force officials recently removed 82 two-seat F-16D Fighting Falcons from flight status due to the discovery of canopy sill longeron cracks found between the front and rear pilot seats.

AFSOUTH strengthens space ties with partner nations

Space and Technology - Tue, 08/19/2014 - 10:41am
Three officers from the Dominican Republic, Peruvian and Brazilian militaries partnered with active-duty and guard Airmen at Davis-Monthan for a rare opportunity to work collectively on the space component of PANAMAX 2014, Aug. 8-15.

Greece, US continue to enhance NATO airpower

AF News - Tue, 08/19/2014 - 10:32am
The bilateral training between the Greek and U.S. air forces continues this week with more large-force employments, or LFE.

Changes to academic degree and developmental education expectations

AF News - Tue, 08/19/2014 - 5:00am
Air Force officials announced actions designed to set clear expectations, restore Airmen's time and refocus officer promotions on job performance. The Air Force has addressed long-standing perceptions that to be promoted, officers must complete an advanced academic degree, and those officers selected by a promotion board to attend developmental education in-residence, are expected to first complete that same level of developmental education by correspondence.

Contracts for August 18, 2014

DoD Contract Announcements - Mon, 08/18/2014 - 2:59pm
Contracts valued at $6.5 million or more are announced each business day at 5 p.m.

Service members receive RAND military workplace survey

AF News - Mon, 08/18/2014 - 10:24am
About 580,000 service members have begun receiving emails or letters inviting them to participate in the first RAND Military Workplace Study, Defense Department officials said.


AF Bios - Mon, 08/18/2014 - 9:39am
Brig. Gen. (Dr.) Daniel O. Wyman is Command Surgeon, Air Combat Command, Langley Air Force Base, Va. He organizes, trains, equips and maintains combat-ready medical forces for rapid deployment and employment. He is responsible to the ACC Commander for the health of 79,000 active-duty and civilian personnel located at 13 bases and more than 300


AF Bios - Mon, 08/18/2014 - 8:32am
Major General Harrison Lobdell Jr., is commandant, The National War College, National Defense University, Fort Lesley J. McNair, Washington, D.C.General Lobdell was born in 1924, in Los Angeles, Calif. He graduated from high school at the New Mexico Military Institute at Roswell in 1941 and completed junior college in 1943. He graduated from the


AF Bios - Mon, 08/18/2014 - 7:17am
Brig. Gen. Robert J. Skinner is Deputy Commander, Air Forces Cyber (AFCYBER), with duty location at Fort George G. Meade, Md. General Skinner is responsible to the Commander for providing combatant commanders with trained and ready cyber forces, which plan and conduct cyberspace operations. He is also the AFCYBER commander’s primary liaison and


AF Bios - Mon, 08/18/2014 - 7:14am
Brig. Gen. Gregory M. Guillot is the Commander, 55th Wing, Offutt Air Force Base, Nebraska. He is responsible for organizing, training, and equipping six groups and 31 squadrons executing worldwide intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance; electronic attack; command and control; presidential support; and treaty verification missions. He is


AF Bios - Mon, 08/18/2014 - 6:50am
Maj. Gen. Norman J. Brozenick Jr. is the Vice Commander, Air Force Special Operations Command, Hurlburt Field, Fla. The command is the Air Force component of U.S. Special Operations Command. AFSOC provides Air Force special operations forces for worldwide deployment and assignment to unified combatant commanders with approximately 16,000


AF Bios - Mon, 08/18/2014 - 3:20am
Mr. Roberto I. Guerrero, a member of the Senior Executive Service, is the Deputy Assistant Secretary of the Air Force for Energy, Office of the Assistant Secretary of the Air Force for Installations, Environment and Logistics, Washington, D.C. Mr. Guerrero is responsible for providing oversight and direction for all matters pertaining to the


AF Bios - Sun, 08/17/2014 - 10:15pm
Maj. Gen. Robert S. Williams is Chief, Office of Military Cooperation, U.S. Embassy - Kuwait, serving as the Department of Defense principle military official and representative to the U.S. Embassy country team and host nation.  As Chief, he oversees a multi-billion dollar portfolio and five divisions responsible for the security assistance mission


AF Bios - Sun, 08/17/2014 - 9:29pm
New photo pending Maj. Gen. Jeffrey L. Harrigian is Assistant Deputy Chief of Staff, Operations, Plans and Requirements, Headquarters U.S. Air Force, Pentagon, Washington, D.C.  General Harrigian is responsible to the Secretary of the Air Force and the Chief of Staff for formulating policy supporting air, space, irregular warfare,

Aug. 15 – Pulse on AF force management

AF News - Fri, 08/15/2014 - 5:11pm
Featured in this force management update are details regarding changes to the reduction in force board eligibility, enlisted retention and force shaping board results and the ongoing civilian force management programs.

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