Private USAF military housing company commits fraud “akin to “bank robbery at a corporate level”

HANDOUT via Reuters The US military's relationship with private sector housing has once again come under fire after it was discovered that one of the military's largest private industry landlord companies was found falsifying maintenance records. Balfour Beatty, a private company that provides military housing to service members and their families, reportedly kept [...]

By | June 18th, 2019|Featured|2 Comments

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 PJs jump into Alaskan wilderness to save man mauled by a bear

Pararescuemen descended upon the remote Alaskan wilderness to provide medical support for a hunter who was mauled by a bear. The US Air Force PJs -highly skilled medical personnel who specialize in combat search and rescue operations- sent two of their own out the back of a HC-130 in order to reach the wounded hunter, [...]

By | June 14th, 2019|Air Force / Air Power, Featured|0 Comments

Airmen are shocked by Air Force’s sexual assault prevention poster

As the number of sexual assaults continues to rise in the US military, the Department of Defense has responded with all the seriousness that a cartoon skunk can provide. Seen at McChord Field, a poster bearing a skunk with the words “Sexual Assault Stinks!” was photographed by Air Force personnel and spread around social media. [...]

By | June 14th, 2019|Air Force / Air Power, Featured|1 Comment

Air Force general, who was called “female superhero” in recruiting ad, has been fired

A female two-star general in the Air Force has been fired from her role as overseer for a top-secret programs office, following several Inspector General investigations.

Airmen pitch ideas to solve Air Force issues using artificial intelligence

Col. Wayne Straw, Squadron Officer School commandant, gives his feedback to a group of SOS students who are participating in the school's Think Tank elective, May 31, 2019, at Maxwell Air Force Base, Ala. The Think Tank elective challenges Air Force captains to come up with solutions to big Air Force issues. (U.S. Air [...]

By | June 10th, 2019|Featured, Reform|3 Comments

Air Force Warfare Center commander relieved for an unprofessional relationship

The commander of the Air Force Warfare Center at Nellis Air Force Base in Nevada was relieved of command Sunday.

By | June 7th, 2019|Featured, Leadership and Managing|3 Comments