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USAF condones airman’s message: “I am getting out of the USAF and you shouldn’t stop me”

Senior Airman Tessa B. Corrick An Airman based in Louisiana has given her account as to why she’s leaving the Air Force- and [...]

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Air Force is trying to determine what to do about Elon Musk’s pot smoking

The US Air Force is trying to figure out how to deal with civilian contractors who have their “heads in the clouds,” thanks to SpaceX [...]

Quick Hit: Air Force Continues Trying to Solve Pilot Shortage With Small Ideas

In its latest attempt to stem a gushing arterial bleed with a Hello Kitty bandaid, the Air Force is now offering more flight pay to [...]

Quick Hit: Dumb Article Stereotypes Entire Generation of Warriors

I'm only sharing this article to remark on how woefully misguided it is, and to critique the entire premise of bundling a generation of people [...]

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Defense officials used unreliable information in reports to Congress about military housing, GAO says

Data collected to determine the satisfaction of residents living in privatized military housing and the health of the homes available to them was deemed unreliable [...]

Air Force F-16 pilot injured after ejecting from aircraft in South Korea

Mountain Home Air Force Base, Idaho — Capt. Christopher Stricklin ejects from the USAF Thunderbirds number six aircraft less than a second before it [...]

Vance AFB announces two memorials for fallen airmen

Vance Air Force Base has announced two on-base memorial services, scheduled for Thursday for two airmen killed in a Nov. 21 T-38 Talon crash at [...]

Five families file lawsuit over mold in military housing at MacDill Air Force Base

Jason Genrich’s 17-year Army career is under threat because of his health. It’s not because of injuries sustained on one of his four deployments — it’s because of mold growing in his military housing at MacDill Air Force Base, Fla.

Airman who killed himself after being shot by a SWAT team officer identified

An Airman in Texas is dead after he shot himself during an armed confrontation with police.

Airman says demoted general would have been “fragged” if they were deployed

A former lieutenant general became the subject of an internal investigation while he was on terminal leave- and it cost him one of his three stars.

Air Force instructor, student identified as victims in fatal T-38 crash at Vance Air Force Base

An Air Force instructor pilot who had previously served in the Navy and his young flight student were killed Thursday when their jet crashed while landing at Vance Air Force Base in Oklahoma, base officials announced Friday.

Two Airmen killed during an aircraft “mishap” at Vance AFB

Two airmen were killed during a "mishap" at Vance Air Force Base in Oklahoma on Thursday.

USAF warns that even owning CBD oil for a pet can result in court-martial

The U.S. Air Force warned its service members this week to steer clear of those trendy CBD oil products or risk being court-martialed.

USAF leader who wrote essay about respecting subordinates fired for disrespecting subordinates

The top enlisted man of a South Carolina fighter wing was quietly removed from his position after he was allegedly found to be disrespectful and unprofessional.

Airman who called in airstrikes while under fire receives Silver Star

An airman who stepped into the line of fire in Afghanistan to call in airstrikes after his unit was ambushed by the Taliban 12 years ago has been awarded the Silver Star, America’s third-highest medal for valor.

Airman arrested for murder after shooting at night club

Marlon Xavier Cruz Gonzalez A US Airman has been arrested and charged with murder after he reportedly shot up a night club in [...]

WWII pilot remains returned to 92-year-old brother who vowed to find him before dying

A young World War II bomber pilot shot down and killed in Germany is back home, ending a heartbreaking mission his now 92-year-old brother vowed to complete for the fallen hero.

Pentagon’s director of operational testing: F-35 is breaking down way too often

F-35A Lightning II aircraft receive fuel from a KC-10 Extender from Travis Air Force Base, Calif., July 13, 2015, during a flight from England [...]

USAF NOC punished for identifying as a “white nationalist”

Then-Master Sgt. Cory Reeves, as shown in a 2016 issue of Joint Base Pearl Harbor Hickam's newspaper. is now a technical sergeant. The Air [...]

Search for Airman who fell out of C-130 has been mostly called off

Staff Sgt. Cole Condiff The search for the US Airman who fell from a C-130 and plunged into the cold Gulf of Mexico [...]

Retired USAF general charged after child porn found in his home

A retired U.S. Air Force Brig. Gen. is facing charges in connection with child pornography that was found on a computer in his residence last [...]

Spec. Ops. Ariman missing at sea after falling out of a C-130

U.S. Army Special Forces Underwater Operations School instructors jump from an Air Force C-130 in February after departing from Naval Air Station Key West. [...]

First female airman starts training to be a special operations combat controller

(Air Force) The US Air Force Combat Controller community may soon no longer be an all-male affair, provided the latest female Airman makes [...]

Netherlands receives first F-35, accidentally sprays foam on it during ceremony

A Dutch Air Force fire crew -hoping to celebrate the arrival of the Netherlands’ first F-35A Lightning II with a water cannon salute- bungled a [...]