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BRIGADIER GENERAL KIMBERLY A. CRIDER

AF Bios - Thu, 10/23/2014 - 11:31pm
Brig. Gen. Kimberly A. Crider is the Mobilization Assistant to the Deputy Chief of Staff for Strategic Plans and Requirements, Headquarters U.S. Air Force, Washington, D.C. She assists with the development and integration of the Air Force strategy, long-range plans and operational capabilities-based requirements as well as the activities ensuring

LIEUTENANT GENERAL JAMES M. "MIKE" HOLMES

AF Bios - Thu, 10/23/2014 - 8:10pm
Lt. Gen. James M. "Mike" Holmes is Deputy Chief of Staff for Strategic Plans and Requirements, Headquarters U.S. Air Force, Washington, D.C.  In support of the Chief of Staff and Secretary of the Air Force, General Holmes leads the development and integration of the Air Force strategy, long-range plans and operational capabilities-based

Contracts for October 23, 2014

DoD Contract Announcements - Thu, 10/23/2014 - 2:06pm
Contracts valued at $6.5 million or more are announced each business day at 5 p.m.

Space surveillance satellite flies past 4th anniversary

Space and Technology - Thu, 10/23/2014 - 7:54am
Members of the 1st Space Operations Squadron gathered to celebrate the Space-Based Space Surveillance Satellite's (SBSS) fourth anniversary on orbit recently.

Air Force officials announce banner year in ground safety

AF News - Thu, 10/23/2014 - 7:37am
The Air Force mission is inherently risky and Airmen mitigate those risks every day, but last fiscal year their sound risk management and decision making skills contributed to a great year in ground safety.

Contracts for October 22, 2014

DoD Contract Announcements - Wed, 10/22/2014 - 2:00pm
Contracts valued at $6.5 million or more are announced each business day at 5 p.m.

First F-35A operational weapons load crew qualified

AF News - Wed, 10/22/2014 - 7:30am
Three Airmen with the 58th Aircraft Maintenance Unit became the first qualified operational weapons load crew for the F-35A Lightning II during a qualification load here, Oct. 10.

Ramstein Airmen support Ebola fight, mitigate risks at home

AF News - Wed, 10/22/2014 - 6:03am
As service members travel to Africa in support of Operation United Assistance, Ramstein Air Base here continues to establish itself as a power projection platform for Europe and Africa.

LIEUTENANT GENERAL CHRISTOPHER F. BURNE

AF Bios - Wed, 10/22/2014 - 3:06am
Lt. Gen. Christopher F. Burne is The Judge Advocate General, Headquarters U.S. Air Force, Washington, D.C. In that capacity, General Burne serves as the Legal Adviser to the Secretary of the Air Force and all officers and agencies of the Department of the Air Force. He directs all judge advocates in the performance of their duties and is

LORNA B. ESTEP

AF Bios - Wed, 10/22/2014 - 1:02am
Lorna B. Estep, a member of the Senior Executive Service, is Director of Resource Integration, Deputy Chief of Staff for Logistics, Installations and Mission Support, Headquarters U.S. Air Force, Washington, D.C. She is responsible for the planning, programming and budgeting of weapons systems sustainment, equipment, and logistics and installations

MAJOR GENERAL ROBERT D. MCMURRY JR.

AF Bios - Tue, 10/21/2014 - 10:20pm
Maj. Gen. Robert D. McMurry Jr. is the Vice Commander, Space and Missile Systems Center, Los Angeles Air Force Base, California. General McMurry is responsible for assisting the Commander in managing the research, design, development, acquisition and sustainment of space and missile systems, launch, command and control, and operational satellite

BRIGADIER GENERAL JOHN M. PLETCHER

AF Bios - Tue, 10/21/2014 - 9:06pm
Brig. Gen. John Pletcher is the Comptroller, Headquarters Air Force Materiel Command, Wright-Patterson Air Force Base, Ohio. As the Commander's Chief Financial Officer, he is responsible for more than 35 percent of the Air Force Appropriated Budget. This includes the financial planning and fiscal execution of the Air Force's research, development,

Contracts for October 21, 2014

DoD Contract Announcements - Tue, 10/21/2014 - 2:00pm
Contracts valued at $6.5 million or more are announced each business day at 5 p.m.

ISR: A critical capability for 21st century warfare

AF News - Tue, 10/21/2014 - 1:22pm
The progressive adaptations and breakthroughs made in the intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance arena have changed the way wars are fought, and the way commanders think about the battlespace.

'Hurricane Hunters' busy with missions on both coasts

AF News - Tue, 10/21/2014 - 10:44am
It's been a busy two weeks for the Air Force Reserve's Hurricane Hunters. The 53rd Weather Reconnaissance Squadron flew their last of 15 missions into Hurricane Ana in the Pacific Monday while gathering weather data for the Central Pacific Hurricane Center. On the other side of the globe, the hunters wrapped up a week-long deployment to St. Croix, U.S. Virgin Islands, flying their last Hurricane Gonzalo mission Oct. 16 in the Atlantic.

BLUE: Air Force TV premiers new show

AF News - Tue, 10/21/2014 - 8:31am
Air Force Television here released its all-new premier broadcast show BLUE. The 30-minute show replaces the former Today's Air Force. Blue will be released quarterly in order to provide more exclusive and in-depth look into what is happening around the Air Force. This show's line-up includes:

BRIGADIER GENERAL THOMAS E. KITTLER

AF Bios - Mon, 10/20/2014 - 10:26pm
Brig. Gen. Thomas E. Kittler is the Mobilization Assistant to the Commander, 18th Air Force, Scott Air Force Base, Illinois. As Air Mobility Command's sole warfighting numbered air force, 18th Air Force is responsible for the command's worldwide operational mission of providing rapid, global mobility and sustainment for America's armed forces

LIEUTENANT GENERAL CARLTON D. EVERHART II

AF Bios - Mon, 10/20/2014 - 9:47pm
Lt. Gen. Carlton D. Everhart II is Commander, 18th Air Force, Scott Air force Base, Illinois. As Air Mobility Command’s sole warfighting numbered air force, 18th Air Force is responsible for the command’s worldwide operational mission of providing rapid, global mobility and sustainment for America’s armed forces through airlift, aerial refueling,

MAJOR GENERAL JOSEPH S. WARD JR.

AF Bios - Mon, 10/20/2014 - 9:22pm
Maj. Gen. Joseph S. Ward, Jr. is the Deputy Director, Army & Air Force Exchange Service (Exchange), Dallas, Texas. He plans, trains, equips and leads this organization to meet the needs of field commanders and their troops, whether deployed to forward locations, garrison or training centers. The Exchange operates as a Soldier and Airman owned

Contracts for October 20, 2014

DoD Contract Announcements - Mon, 10/20/2014 - 1:59pm
Contracts valued at $6.5 million or more are announced each business day at 5 p.m.
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