The Air Force Nosedive Will Continue Until it Deals with Toxic Commanders

The Air Force is losing its people. They're bailing out. The generals are asking how they can reverse this flow and once again make the [...]


Fitness Obsessed Officer Uses Command to Stroke His Pet Issue

For most Air Force officers, command is a coveted opportunity to exercise leadership -- to build combat-focused teams conquering nationally important mission objectives. For Lt. [...]

In Response to Retention Crisis, Air Force to Overhaul Deployment Rules

According to sources on multiple Air Force staffs, the service is finally getting serious about addressing a prime threat to retention: the constant instability created [...]

Air Force reservist scheduled to face sentencing for raping unconscious subordinate

        Kyle Jordan A veteran Air Force reservist will learn his fate in federal court today where prosecutors will argue [...]

Air Force adds ‘sexual misconduct’ to fired former command chief’s charges

The Air Force is adding two, sexual-misconduct charges against Chief Master Sgt. Jose Barraza, the former 12th Air Force command chief master sergeant who was [...]

The Nature of Bureaucratic Success

America may be some sort of republic, or democracy, or society. But the government running it is none of these. It is a bureaucracy. A [...]

President Trump nominates Deputy CENTCOM Commander to Academy post

  Maj. Gen. Jay B. Silveria In an Academy news release Wednesday, Secretary of Defense James Mattis announced President Trump is nominating Maj. [...]

Squadron Revitalization idea website offers every airman opportunity to be heard

Air Force Vice Chief of Staff Gen. David L. Goldfein presents his coin to Technical Sgt. Adam Vera, a cyber-operator assigned to the 91st [...]

Air Force colonel arrested in Florida for attempting sex with ‘14-year-old’ boy

  Col. Michael Shawn Garrett Another alleged pedophile is in jail today because of the hard work of the undercover law-enforcement officials in Panama [...]

End of an Era: Last remaining B-52 aerial gunner retires after 30 years of service

Chief Master Sgt. Rob Wellbaum, 15th Operations Group superintendent, and his family pose in front of a KC-10 Extender. (Courtesy Photo) Twenty-five years [...]

Former Staff Sgt. cops a plea for embezzling $360K at Little Rock AFB

A U.S. Air Force Staff Sgt. (not associated with this article), who is NCO in charge of the armory, inventories handheld radios prior to [...]

Air Force says repair mishap caused $4M in damage to Air Force One

Air Force One taxis over to Berry Field Air National Guard Base after landing at Nashville International Airport on March 15, 2017 in Nashville, [...]

Senate confirms Trump’s choice for Air Force secretary

WASHINGTON  — The Senate has confirmed Heather Wilson as Air Force secretary, making her President Donald Trump's first service secretary nominee to be approved by [...]

USAF Academy cadet dies during skydiving accident outside Colorado Springs

(Screenshot of a skydiving video near Colorado Springs, CO) A U.S. Air Force Academy cadet is dead after a commercial skydiving accident Sunday [...]

Air Force fielding questions after discharging contaminated wastewater for years

  Col. Douglas Schiess, 21st Space Wing commander, answers questions about wastewater during a press conference at Peterson Fire Station 1, Wednesday, Nov. 2, [...]

Finally Free: Army helps Air Force extract Humvee stuck in muddy Montana bog

  An Army National Guard Chinook finally removes the stuck Air Force Humvee. Credit: Maj. Christopher Lende. An Air Force security forces Humvee [...]

95 Reasons

The Air Force recently asked pilots to give some feedback on why they're bailing out of the service. One sublimely creative rogue made his point [...]

The Air Force Nosedive Will Continue Until it Deals with Toxic Commanders

The Air Force is losing its people. They're bailing out. The generals are asking how they can reverse this flow and once again make the [...]

The Strategy Behind the Bomb

When we’re doing things right militarily, every tactic aligns with a strategy. A strategy with carefully chosen ends served by intelligently employed ways and means. [...]

Commander Single-Handedly Defeats ISIS With Improved Punctuation

BADASS ALERT. In an email distributed to airmen across the globe, an Air Force Operations Group Commander, working through his chief emissary, launched an innovative [...]

Air Force Backpedals on Stop Loss — General Now Says “Off the Table”

Yesterday, we brought you analysis and commentary on the Air Force's threat to implement a controversial program known as Stop Loss, which essentially amounts to back-door conscription, [...]

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