The Air Force announced today the contract award of Engineering and Manufacturing Development (EMD) and early production for the Long Range Strike Bomber to Northrop Grumman Corporation.
After getting orders to South Korea, Tech. Sgt. Billy Gazzaway was missing his family, as anyone would. Far away from them, he received the horrible news that his 4-year-old son, who had already been diagnosed, treated and was in remission for leukemia, had relapsed.
CONTRACTS AIR FORCE Northrop Grumman, Falls Church, Virginia, has been awarded a contract for the Long Range Strike Bomber. For more information, please click here. Strategic Initial Outfitting Transition, Anchorage, Alaska, has been awarded a $32,694,267 firm-fixed-price contract for medical equipment. Contractor will provide delivery and
With combat airpower operations coming and going from Bagram Airfield nearly every three minutes, taking care of the flightline is a vital operation.
Air Force leaders released a five-year Sexual Assault Prevention and Response Strategy that will guide the Air Force in developing a robust prevention model while continually honing response capabilities today.
Maj. Gen. Timothy G. Fay is the Director of Strategic Plans, Office of the Deputy Chief of Staff for Strategic Plans and Requirements, Headquarters U.S. Air Force, Washington, D.C. In this role, he is responsible for the development, analysis, evaluation and integration of the resource allocation plan to meet worldwide air, space, and cyber
Brig. Gen. James F. Mackey is the Mobilization Assistant to the Director of Operations, Headquarters Air Combat Command, Joint Base Langley-Eustis, Virginia. He augments the A3 Director responsible to the Commander, Air Combat Command, on all matters pertaining to the direct operational planning, training, command and controlling functions to
CONTRACTS NAVY The Boeing Co., St. Louis, Missouri, is being awarded an $897,530,175 modification to a previously awarded fixed-price-incentive-firm contract (N00019-14-C-0032) for the procurement of 15 Lot 38 full-rate production EA-18G aircraft and associated airborne electronic attack kits. Work will be performed in El Segundo, California (40.3
A 2nd Space Warning Squadron first sergeant accomplished his goal of running 720 miles in 30 days from Aurora, Colorado, to Abilene, Texas, in order to raise money and awareness for wounded warriors.
C. Douglas Ebersole, a member of the Senior Executive Service, is Executive Director, Air Force Research Laboratory, Wright-Patterson Air Force Base, Ohio. He is the principal assistant to the commander and the senior civilian executive responsible for managing the Air Force's $2.1 billion science and technology program along with an additional
John M. Miller, a member of the Senior Executive Service, is the Associate Deputy Assistant Secretary for Acquisition Integration, Office of the Assistant Secretary of the Air Force for Acquisition, Washington, D.C.
Maj. Gen. Ronald "Bruce" Miller is the Mobilization Assistant (MA) to the Chief of Air Force Reserve, the Pentagon, Washington, D.C. He assists in the management of all Air Force Reserve units around the world, consisting of approximately 70,000 citizen Airmen and more than 300 aircraft among three numbered air forces, 33 flying wings, 12 flying
Maj. Gen. Robert M. Haire is the mobilization assistant to the Director, Defense Intelligence Agency, Washington, D.C. In addition to representing the Director at various intelligence community forums, General Haire is also the principal adviser to the Director regarding the effective integration and employment of over 1200 Reserve forces
Selected for promotion to major general Brig. Gen. Glen D. VanHerck is Director, Operations, Headquarters Air Force Global Strike Command, Barksdale Air Force Base, Louisiana. General VanHerck provides policy, guidance, and advocates for resources for the command’s nuclear and conventional forces. He is responsible for operations, training,
Anthony P. "Tony" Reardon, a member of the Senior Executive Service, is the Assistant 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, Mr. Reardon assists with the development and integration of the Air Force strategy,
Brig. Gen. Lee E. Payne is the Commander, Air Force Medical Operations Agency (AFMOA), Lackland Air Force Base, Texas. He oversees execution of Air Force Surgeon General Policies supporting Air Force expeditionary capabilities, healthcare operations and national security strategies. General Payne is responsible for leading consultative support for
Dennis L. D’Angelo is a member of the Senior Executive Service and currently serves as the Deputy Director of Logistics and Engineering at U.S. Central Command, MacDill Air Force Base, Florida. He is responsible for planning and synchronizing operational and strategic logistics and engineering efforts in Central Command’s area of responsibility.Mr.
Brig. Gen. John B. Williams 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
Maj. Gen. James Johnson is the Director of the Air Force Sexual Assault Prevention and Response (SAPR) Office of the Vice Chief of Staff, Headquarters U.S. Air Force, Washington, D.C. The SAPR office is the service's single point of accountability and oversight for sexual assault policy matters, and reports directly to the Vice Chief of Staff of
Maxwell Air Force Base firefighters competed in their first Firefighter Combat Challenge Oct. 21 in Montgomery, Alabama.