Brig. Gen. Brenda Cartier (Dennis Carlson/Air Force) A brigadier general in charge of operations at the US Air Force Special Operations Command headquarters in Florida has been counseled after she mistreated subordinates and falsely claimed flight hours. Brigadier General Brenda Carter reportedly logged false flight hours on an MC-130J in 2017, earning her [...]
(U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Jensen Stidham) Two F-35 Joint Strike Fighters from the 56th Fighter Wing at Luke Air Force Base made the contrails when they were told to hold off as they were beginning a dog fight with four F-35s. The hold off "caused them to hook to reposition [...]
A man impersonating a US Air Force officer was busted while shopping in Costco, wearing medals he didn’t earn and even admitting he had just participated in a parade.
Airmen from the 90th Missile Maintenance Squadron prepare a reentry system for removal from a launch facility, Feb. 2, 2018, in the F. E. Warren Air Force Base missile complex. The 90th MMXS is the only squadron on F. E. Warren allowed to transport warheads from the missile complex back to base. Missile maintenance [...]
Senior Airman Jose Llanes Senior Airman Jose Llanes, who was reported missing May 18, 2019, was found dead May 21, 2019 at approximately 11:00 a.m. The 28-year-old Airman served as a 20th Logistics Readiness Squadron aircraft parts store journeyman and enlisted in the U.S. Air Force Nov. 6, 2012. He has been stationed [...]
Major Travis Burns, a pilot with the 58th Special Operations Wing, gives an overview of the controls of a CV-22 in 2016. (Air Force) A special operations pilot at the United States Air Force Academy has been accused of raping a pre-teen on multiple occasions, according to information from the academy as well [...]
Col. Jason Lamb (second from left), Air Education and Training Command Director of Intelligence, Analysis, and Innovation, speaks to attendees at the grand opening of the command's "Fire Pit" workshop March 5, 2019, at Joint Base San Antonio-Randolph, Texas. Mirrored to the wing level Spark Cell variant, the AETC Fire Pit is the major [...]