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CENTCOM: Iran helped rebels take down U.S. drone in Yemen

Air Force photo   Iran-backed Houthi rebels in Yemen shot down a U.S. MQ-9 Reaper drone at an altitude that U.S. Central Command said Sunday shows improved capability and likely assistance by Iran. The CENTCOM statement confirmed earlier reports of the incident, which took place earlier this month, and comes as the U.S. [...]

By | June 17th, 2019|Air Force / Air Power, Featured|1 Comment

Air Force base suspends all PT testing after a second airman dies in a week

Fitness specialists assigned to the 20th Force Support Squadron fitness center and annex are available at Shaw AFB to assist Airmen with adjusting their push-up and sit-up forms in preparation for their physical training tests. Individuals can also request an equipment orientation, during which fitness specialists show the requester how to use various pieces [...]

By | June 4th, 2019|Air Force / Air Power, Featured|11 Comments

New Air Force Secretary will replace resigning secretary Wilson soon

Under Secretary of the Air Force, Matthew P. Donovan, looks at a C-130 turbo-prop engine through a set of HoloLens goggles during a visit to the 361st Training Squadron’s aircraft propulsion apprentice course at Sheppard Air Force Base, Texas, Feb. 14, 2019. Sheppard is leveraging the technology as another tool to enhance training and [...]

Trump nominates USAF Space commander to lead US Space Command

U.S. Air Force Gen. Jay Raymond, commander of Air Force Space Command, addresses the 34th Space Symposium in Colorado Springs, Colorado, April 17, 2018. Raymond highlighted the evolution of AFSPC since the previous year's symposium and the achievements of its Airmen. (U.S. Air Force photo by Dave Grim) President Donald Trump has nominated [...]

By | March 28th, 2019|Air Force / Air Power, Featured|0 Comments