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AF Bios - Sun, 11/23/2014 - 11:52pm
Brig. Gen. Mark L. Loeben is the Director of Exercises and Assessments and Senior Reserve Component Advisor to the Commander at Headquarters, United States European Command, Stuttgart-Vaihingen, Germany. General Loeben entered the Air Force in 1986 as a Reserve Officer Training Corps graduate from George Washington University. He served as an


AF Bios - Sun, 11/23/2014 - 10:48pm
Lt. Gen. William H. Etter is Commander, Continental U.S. North American Aerospace Defense Command Region - 1st Air Force (Air Forces Northern), Tyndall Air Force Base, Florida. His command comprises four direct reporting units, 10 aligned Air National Guard units, and a large number of active air defense alert sites--including aircraft, air defense


AF Bios - Sun, 11/23/2014 - 10:32pm
Maj. Gen William B. Binger is the Mobilization Assistant to the Commander, Air Education and Training Command, Joint Base San Antonio-Randolph, Texas.  AETC includes the Air Force Recruiting Service, two numbered air forces and Air University. The command operates nearly 1,370 trainer, fighter and mobility aircraft, 23 wings, 12 bases, and five


AF Bios - Sun, 11/23/2014 - 9:50pm
Brig. Gen. Robert I. Miller is the Director, Education and Training, Defense Health Agency, Falls Church, Virginia; and Commandant, Medical Education and Training Campus, Joint Base San Antonio-Fort Sam Houston, Texas, which oversees 49 separate basic and advanced Army, Navy and Air Force enlisted medical courses of study, and graduates over 20,000

AF closes FY14 force management programs

AF News - Fri, 11/21/2014 - 2:37pm
Airmen who met the service’s reduction in force board were notified of the board’s results Nov. 19, bringing the fiscal year 2014 force management programs to an end.

Contracts for November 21, 2014

DoD Contract Announcements - Fri, 11/21/2014 - 2:01pm
Contracts valued at $6.5 million or more are announced each business day at 5 p.m.


AF Bios - Fri, 11/21/2014 - 1:00pm
Brig. Gen. Sami D. Said is the Military Deputy to The Special Representative for Afghanistan and Pakistan. In this capacity, General Said is responsible for providing authoritative guidance, advice, and leadership in support of USG security policy and operations efforts in Afghanistan and Pakistan. Prior to this assignment, General Said was the

Pentagon holds 4th Annual Pentagon Sitting Volleyball Tournament

AF News - Fri, 11/21/2014 - 11:32am
Fifty-two active-duty and veteran athletes from each of the military services and the U.S. Special Operations Command participated in the 4th Annual Pentagon Sitting Volleyball Tournament Nov. 20 at the Pentagon Athletic Club.

Air Force Week in Photos

AF News - Fri, 11/21/2014 - 9:43am
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.

Contracts for November 20, 2014

DoD Contract Announcements - Thu, 11/20/2014 - 2:16pm
Contracts valued at $6.5 million or more are announced each business day at 5 p.m.

AF presented with 2014 Defense Disability Award

AF News - Thu, 11/20/2014 - 1:23pm
The Department of the Air Force recently received the Secretary of Defense trophy for the best disability program among large military components for the third consecutive year.

SecAF visits Guam during Pacific tour

AF News - Thu, 11/20/2014 - 11:57am
Secretary of the Air Force Deborah Lee James visited here Nov. 19-20, to meet with Airmen and gain a better understanding of the central role the island base plays within Pacific Command as part of engagements at Pacific Air Force bases.

479 selected for top enlisted rank

AF News - Thu, 11/20/2014 - 8:20am
Of the 2,525 senior master sergeants eligible for promotion to chief, 479 were selected for an 18.97 percent selection rate, Air Force Personnel Center officials announced Nov. 20.

Contracts for November 19, 2014

DoD Contract Announcements - Wed, 11/19/2014 - 2:08pm
Contracts valued at $6.5 million or more are announced each business day at 5 p.m.

Air Force announces criteria for KC-46A Reserve basing

AF News - Wed, 11/19/2014 - 1:24pm
After extensive internal review, the Air Force on Nov. 9, released the basing criteria that will be used to select candidate bases for the first Reserve-led KC-46A main operating base.

Air Force announces AFIMSC candidate bases

AF News - Wed, 11/19/2014 - 1:22pm
Air Force officials announced today Joint Base Langley-Eustis, Joint Base San Antonio, Scott Air Force Base, and Wright-Patterson AFB as candidate bases to potentially host the headquarters (HQ) for the new Air Force Installation and Mission Support Center (AFIMSC).

Three bases identified as F-16 aggressor candidate bases

AF News - Wed, 11/19/2014 - 1:21pm
Air Force officials, on Nov. 19, announced Eielson Air Force Base and Joint Base Elmendorf-Richardson, Alaska, and Nellis AFB, Nevada, as candidate bases to host the 18th Aggressor Squadron and its assigned 18 F-16 Fighting Falcons.

AFW2 helps Airmen take steps toward recovery

AF News - Wed, 11/19/2014 - 1:00pm
One would never know the twelve current and retired Airmen walking into the Joint Base Andrews West Fitness Center, Nov. 18, were wounded, ill or seriously injured. Minutes later, it is evident as the bleachers and floor fill with gym bags, volleyballs and prosthetic limbs, while two dogs sit loyally on the sideline waiting for their owners to return from practice.

AF expands digital library content for Airmen

AF News - Wed, 11/19/2014 - 11:42am
Airmen at 19 Air Force installations around the world will soon have access to a new 200-title audiobook and eBook digital library, Air Force officials said.

Make Every Dollar Count campaign spotlights contract court

AF News - Wed, 11/19/2014 - 8:52am
The Air Force convened a service-wide contract court to streamline procurement of services sourcing and gain efficiencies within the service’s constrained budget.
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