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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 the Air Force was more than happy to publish it on their official channels. Senior Airman Tessa B. Corrick of the Barksdale Air Force Base 2nd Bomb Wing Public Affairs [...]

By | December 6th, 2019|Featured|1 Comment

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 and potentially misleading by a Government Accountability Office report released Tuesday. The Defense Department used the data in reports to Congress and to determine whether the 14 private companies managing [...]

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 impacted the ground at an air show at Mountain Home Air Force Base, Idaho, Sept. 14. Stricklin, who was not injured, ejected after both guiding the jet away from the [...]

By | December 4th, 2019|Featured|0 Comments

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 the base. Lt. Col. John “Matt” Kincade, 47, an instructor pilot assigned to the 5th Flying Training Squadron, and 2nd Lt. Travis B. Wilkie, 23, a student pilot assigned to [...]

By | December 3rd, 2019|Featured, Military Families|0 Comments

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.

By | December 2nd, 2019|Featured|3 Comments

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.

By | November 27th, 2019|Featured, Leadership and Managing|2 Comments

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.

By | November 25th, 2019|Air Force / Air Power, Featured|0 Comments