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Air Force announces initiatives to lessen pilot shortage

AF News - Fri, 08/25/2017 - 10:05am
Air Force officials announced three additional initiatives designed to enhance mission readiness by keeping pilots in the service and bringing retired pilots back to fill critical-rated positions.

AF Week in Photos

AF News - Fri, 08/25/2017 - 7:59am
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.

Around the Air Force: Aug. 25

AF News - Fri, 08/25/2017 - 7:26am
On this look Around the Air Force intercontinental ballistic missile contracts are awarded to Boeing and Northrop Grumman, Sailors receive Aerospace Ground Equipment training, and a look at Desert Defender Combat Readiness training.

Contracts For Aug. 24, 2017

DoD Contract Announcements - Thu, 08/24/2017 - 1:00pm
CONTRACTSARMY Leidos Innovation Corp., Gaithersburg, Maryland, was awarded a $727,689,796

Air Force Review Boards Agency Announces Changes to Application Process

AF News - Thu, 08/24/2017 - 9:59am
The Air Force Review Boards Agency is changing the process by which Airmen, their families and veterans submit some applications for formal board consideration.

Paper or Plastic? CSAF returns to Ramstein roots

AF News - Thu, 08/24/2017 - 7:00am
Air Force Chief of Staff Gen. David L. Goldfein recently visited the Ramstein Air Base Commissary, but this was not his first time here. As a teenager, he worked as a bagger in the 1970s while his family was stationed at Ramstein Air Base.

Charleston C-17 flies on "dark side of the moon"

AF News - Thu, 08/24/2017 - 4:24am
An aircrew of reserve Airmen from Joint Base Charleston, South Carolina had the opportunity Aug. 21, 2017 to fly a routine C-17 Globemaster III training mission under not so routine conditions–flying in the path of a total solar eclipse.

USAF awards contracts for new nuclear missile to Lockheed, Raytheon

AF News - Wed, 08/23/2017 - 1:09pm
The Air Force is on track to replace the aging AGM-86B Air Launched Cruise Missile with modernized weapon capabilities designed for its nuclear bomber fleet, to include the B-21.

Contracts For Aug. 23, 2017

DoD Contract Announcements - Wed, 08/23/2017 - 1:00pm
CONTRACTS AIR FORCE  Lockheed Martin Corp., Orlando, Florida, has been awarded an approximately

Acquisition personnel assess Air Force network operations

AF News - Wed, 08/23/2017 - 6:56am
Acquisition personnel at Hanscom Air force Base are setting up a system to monitor the health of the network enabling all Air Force operations.

Around the Air Force: Aug. 22

AF News - Wed, 08/23/2017 - 4:33am
On this look Around the Air Force the new Space Operations Directorate has achieved operating capability, the Pathfinder Initiative protects cyberspace assets, and starting Sept. 1st, 2017, the Express Scripts Tricare pharmacy home delivery program begins.

Contracts For Aug. 22, 2017

DoD Contract Announcements - Tue, 08/22/2017 - 1:03pm
CONTRACTS DEFENSE LOGISTICS AGENCY Fujifilm Medical Systems U.S.A. Inc., Stamford, Connecticut, has


AF Bios - Tue, 08/22/2017 - 12:04pm
Brig. Gen. Timothy D. Haugh is the Director of Intelligence, U.S Cyber Command at Fort George G. Meade, Maryland.

Air Force awards two contracts for a new intercontinental ballistic missile weapon system

AF News - Tue, 08/22/2017 - 11:05am
The Air Force announced Aug. 21, 2017 the award of two technology maturation and risk reduction contracts for its Ground Based Strategic Deterrent intercontinental ballistic missile weapon system program. Contracts were awarded to Boeing Company, Huntsville, Alabama, and Northrop Grumman Systems Corporation, Redondo Beach, California.


AF Bios - Tue, 08/22/2017 - 10:27am
Maj. Gen. John M. Pletcher is Deputy Assistant Secretary for Budget, Office of the Assistant

Contracts For Aug. 21, 2017

DoD Contract Announcements - Mon, 08/21/2017 - 1:00pm
CONTRACTS NAVY Lockheed Martin Corp., Lockheed Martin Aeronautics Co., Fort Worth, Texas, is being

SecAF, CSAF visit 386 AEW, talk top priorities with Airmen

AF News - Mon, 08/21/2017 - 10:41am
Secretary of the Air Force Heather Wilson and Air Force Chief of Staff Gen. David L. Goldfein visited the 386th Air Expeditionary Wing at an undisclosed location in Southwest Asia Aug. 19-20, 2017, to talk top priorities with Airmen.

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