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Air Force details recovery efforts at Tyndall in wake of hurricane

On this look Around the Air Force the Air Force Airmen from around the country help Tyndall Air Force Base, Fla., recover from Hurricane Michael and the SECAF, CSAF and CMSAF tour the damaged base. (Hosted by Airman 1st Class Marqus Williams)

By | October 18th, 2018|Air Force / Air Power|0 Comments

Air Force veteran bomber found not guilty because of insanity

Benjamin Roden An Air Force veteran accused of attacking an Oklahoma military recruiting station in July of last year was found “not guilty” on the grounds of insanity. 29-year-old Benjamin Roden was indicted for destruction of government property after setting off a pipe bomb in front of an empty USAF recruiting center on [...]

By | October 12th, 2018|Air Force / Air Power, Featured|0 Comments

Tyndall Air Force base suffered “catastrophic damage” after direct hit from Hurricane Michael

Screenshot from helicopter footage (video below) of some of the destruction at Tyndall Air Force base. The Florida Panhandle woke up to harrowing scenes of destruction Thursday in the wake of monster Hurricane Michael, the worst storm on record to ever hit the area and the fourth most powerful to strike U.S. shores. [...]

By | October 11th, 2018|Air Force / Air Power, Featured|0 Comments

1,600 airmen could be separated this year for being non-deployable

Little Rock Air Force Base leaders greet U.S. Air Force Airmen as they return from a deployment on Little Rock Air Force Base, Arkansas, Sept. 18, 2018. Team Little Rock Airmen specialize in providing rapid, global mobility to support humanitarian and wartime operations. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Rhett Isbell) [...]

By | October 4th, 2018|Air Force / Air Power|0 Comments

Fired wing commander accepts plea deal for rubbing his genitals on airman

Col. John O. Howard. Air Force photo The US Air Force has reached a plea deal with a former mobility wing commander charged with a slew of crimes, including sexual assault, cruelty and maltreatment. Former 375th Air Mobility Wing commander Colonel John Howard has received non-judicial punishment under the Uniform Code of Military [...]

By | October 2nd, 2018|Air Force / Air Power, Leadership and Managing|0 Comments

Air Force secretary calls for 24 percent increase in squadrons

Two U.S. Air Force B-52H Stratofortress bombers and two Koku Jieitai (Japan Air Self-Defense Force) F-15 fighters execute a routine bilateral training mission in the vicinity of Japan, July 26, 2018. The United States Air Force is calling for more room (and money) to grow, saying the current organization is too small to [...]

By | September 18th, 2018|Air Force / Air Power|0 Comments

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 head Elon Musk and a little bit of marijuana. Musk recently raised some uniformed eyebrows after he smoked marijuana on a live-cast video, a big no-no for anyone with a [...]

By | September 12th, 2018|Sidetones|0 Comments