Pilots in love with new video made with old USAF footage set to killer music

If you grew up wanting to fly the best aircraft America could offer, you probably at some point came across some American fighters painted in colors more suited to Soviet made aircraft, complete with blocky numbers and American roundels. Of course, we’re talking about the ultimate OPFOR, the “bad boys” of the sky who test [...]

By | March 19th, 2019|Air Force / Air Power, Featured|0 Comments

Airman killed trying to stop an armed robbery at gas station

A Westbrook native serving in the Air Force was shot and killed Friday night in Arkansas while trying to stop an armed robbery at a convenience store, authorities said.

By | March 18th, 2019|Air Force / Air Power, Featured|0 Comments

USAF Major who bought gasoline, ax and a shovel charged for disappearance of his wife

Air Force Major Andre McDonald is a suspect in the disappearance of his wife, Andreen Nicole, 29, who authorities believe is dead and was charged Sunday in connection with the case. McDonald, 40, was booked on a charge of tampering with evidence because he had torn up a receipt for the purchase of a shovel, [...]

By | March 4th, 2019|Featured, Military Families|0 Comments

Air Force wing commander fired for alleged conduct unbecoming an officer

Col. Ryan Marshall A US Air Force Wing Commander out of New Jersey was sacked on Wednesday, following allegations of conduct unbecoming of an officer. Colonel Ryan Marshall has been removed from command of the 621st Contingency Response Wing at Joint Base McGuire-Dix-Lakehurst. According to the Air Force Times, Air Force Expeditionary Center [...]

By | February 21st, 2019|Featured, Leadership and Managing|0 Comments

Air Force leaders propose allowing families to withhold rent for substandard base housing

Secretary of the Air Force Heather Wilson and Air Force Chief of Staff Gen. David Goldfein testify before the Senate Appropriations Committee for Defense June 21, 2017, in Washington, D.C. The subcommittee hearing was held to discuss the FY2018 budget request for the U.S. Air Force. (U.S. Air Force photo/Scott M. Ash) The [...]

By | February 19th, 2019|Air Force / Air Power, Featured, Leadership and Managing|0 Comments

USAF vet transfers millions raised through the “Wall” GoFundMe to a new initiative

Brian Kolfage Triple-amputee and retired Senior Airman Brian Kolfage has shifted the goalposts for his well-known GoFundMe campaign to help the US Government build the wall between the US and Mexico, now focusing on a non-profit organization arrangement to get the barrier built. Kolfage, who served as a Security Forces Airman and lost [...]

By | January 22nd, 2019|Air Force / Air Power, Featured|0 Comments

Airman convicted of murdering his roommate at Andersen Air Force Base

Bradley Hale (Photo: Courtesy of Rodney Hale) A Louisiana-based Airman has been convicted in the killing his roommate. Airman 1st Class Isaiah Edwards was recently found guilty of stabbing Airman First Class Bradley Hale to death in March of 2018, at an Andersen Air Force Base living quarters in Guam. The two men [...]

By | January 18th, 2019|Air Force / Air Power, Featured|0 Comments