USAF vet transfers millions raised through the “Wall” GoFundMe to a new initiative

Brian Kolfage Triple-amputee and retired Senior Airman Brian Kolfage has shifted the goalposts for his well-known GoFundMe campaign to help the US Government build the wall between the US and Mexico, now focusing on a non-profit organization arrangement to get the barrier built. Kolfage, who served as a Security Forces Airman and lost [...]

By | January 22nd, 2019|Air Force / Air Power, Featured|0 Comments

Airman convicted of murdering his roommate at Andersen Air Force Base

Bradley Hale (Photo: Courtesy of Rodney Hale) A Louisiana-based Airman has been convicted in the killing his roommate. Airman 1st Class Isaiah Edwards was recently found guilty of stabbing Airman First Class Bradley Hale to death in March of 2018, at an Andersen Air Force Base living quarters in Guam. The two men [...]

By | January 18th, 2019|Air Force / Air Power, Featured|0 Comments

Air Force colonel facing court-martial for rape and sexual assault

Col. Jason Costello A US Air Force Colonel assigned to the North American Aerospace Defense Command- Northern Command HQ in Colorado is looking at a court-martial in a few months after being charged with sexual assault and assault. Colonel Jason Costello has been accused of three counts of sexual assault and two counts [...]

USAF accepts flawed aircraft a week after acting Sec. Def., former Boeing executive is sworn in

The Air Force has decided to accept Boeing's KC-46A Pegasus tanker a week after the acting Secretory of Defense was sworn in despite the long-troubled program. Photos by Master Sgt. Michael Jackson And Tech Sgt. Anthony Nelson Jr. The US Air Force has accepted to accept the first flawed batch of Boeing KC-46A [...]

Former USAF Major suing the Air Force for mishandling criminal case

A Former US Air Force Major in Alabama is taking the USAF to court over wrongful imprisonment for sexual assault. Former Major Clarence Anderson was accused of sexually assaulting his ex-wife, Kendra Bell Anderson, which ultimately led to a conviction and imprisonment. When new evidence surfaced, Anderson claims a military judge refused to look at [...]

By | January 9th, 2019|Featured, Leadership and Managing|0 Comments

Air Force psychologist convicted of sexually abusing patients with PTSD

A former psychologist at Travis Air Force Base was found guilty of six felony sexual assault charges on Friday, after luring victims into having sex with him as part of their treatment for post-traumatic stress issues. Heath J. Sommer is facing eleven years and eight months in prison. Thanks to the successful prosecution work of Deputy [...]

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

USAF Lt. Colonel arrested at hotel during FBI child sex sting operation

A man arrested earlier this week during an FBI sex sting for allegedly trying to meet a 14-year-old girl at a Cobb County hotel is confirmed to be a lieutenant colonel in the U.S. Air Force and a member of the Georgia Air National Guard, authorities said. Lt. Col. Willie Newson, 47, was placed on [...]