CSAF: Time to Revitalize the Squadron as the Core of the Air Force

Just a couple weeks ago, JQP invited airmen to fantasize about what it might be like to have a new Chief of Staff attack his leadership [...]


Here’s an Example of Why No One Trusts the Air Force

Trust is not built on perfection or even on discipline. Trust is built on mutual honesty. Authenticity. Genuineness in word and deed. For too long, [...]

Air Force Confirms Retired Gen. Lichte Under Investigation for Sexual Assault

KANDAHAR AIR FIELD, Afghanistan - Gen. Arthur Lichte, Air Mobility Command commander, arrived here June 26, 2009 for a short visit with 451st Air [...]

Man found dead last week at Nellis AFB identified

The Clark County Coroner’s Office has identified the man whose body was found last week inside a perimeter fence at Nellis Air Force Base. 66-year-old [...]

Internal Report: Retired 4-Star Accused in Sexual Assault of Subordinate

According to an internal document obtained by John Q. Public, a retired Air Force O-10 and former commander of Air Mobility Command (AMC) has been [...]

NM Air Force Bases will stop accepting some driver’s licenses for base access

An Idaho Air National Guard A-10 Thunderbolt II aircraft during a weeklong training exercise at Kirtland Air Force Base near Albuquerque in 2012. (U.S. [...]

Airman targeted by thieves within hours of arriving at flight instructor school

Less than an hour after arriving in San Antonio Sunday evening, Air Force Capt. Anthony Giebelhaus and his family were targeted by thieves outside a [...]

CSAF Takes Another Leap Forward with Additional Duty Reductions

Since taking over as the Air Force's Chief of Staff, Gen. Dave Goldfein has shown he's serious about institutional reform. He's taken several steps to [...]

MRFF demanding USAF Major be investigated for having Bible on desk

U.S. Air Force Maj. Steve Lewis from the Headquarters Reserve National Security Space Institute, center, and Capt. Paul Rogers, Air Force Space Command Advanced [...]

Today’s WTF File: Travis Process Makes Airmen Jump Flaming Hoops to Take Leave

As an 18-year-old airman at my first duty station, I had a supervisor who was, by all accounts, a man out of time. Sporting a [...]

USAF pilot suing major commercial airline for being denied sick leave

United Airlines is in the sights of a US Air Force Reservist who was denied sick leave accrual during the periods he was conducting military [...]

Illinois Guard Declares War on Pokemon

It wouldn't be unreasonable to wonder whether the entire point of the new Pokemon app is to gauge how much confusion and disarray might be introduced into [...]

It’s Time for Debbie James to Step Down

There's an annoying habit in politics of waiting until the "proper" time to do things. This gets in the way of the entire point of [...]

CSAF publishes previously leaked letter to Airmen, promises more to come

Just under three weeks ago, JQP published CSAF Gen. Goldfein's letter to Airmen -that was leaked by someone who spoke on the condition of anonymity- [...]

Exclusive deal Airmen can use to cut costs during PCS moves

U.S. Air Force Senior Airman Kiandra Alexander, 23d Logistics Readiness Squadron traffic management journeyman, briefs Staff Sgt. Sarita Fair, 23rd Force Support Squadron lodging [...]

Airmen annoyed: New education model forces back-to-back distance learning courses

A U.S. Air Force Airman reviews Course 15 material, March 16, 2016, at Incirlik Air Base, Turkey. Course 15 is a distance-learning format for [...]

Chief Master Sgt uses CPR to save woman’s life

Chief Robert P. Herman Jr. is the command chief master sergeant of the 434th Air Refueling Wing, Grissom Air Reserve Base, Ind. Herman is [...]

Ret. USAF CMSgt. supporting VA proposal to cut wait times that may reduce quality of care

U.S. Air Force Chief Master Sgt. Robert L. Frank, then first sergeant special duty manager for the office of the chief master sergeant of [...]

Air Force will cut “queep” duties soon, lessening burden for airmen

U.S. Air Force Staff Sgt. William Hawkes, 100th Air Refueling Wing NCO in charge of general and civil law, reviews intake sheets for tax [...]

Air Force veteran convicted of supporting ISIS denied acquittal

U.S. Air Force veteran Tairod Pugh A federal judge has denied Tairod Pugh's request for acquittal after he was convicted of attempting to [...]

Air Force declares the F-35A ‘combat ready’

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 [...]

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