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.

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

USAF Spec. Ops. general only receives counseling for fraud, abusive behavior

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 [...]

Air Force Academy special operations pilot accused of raping child multiple times

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 [...]

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 [...]

Air Force says airmen need to study more than ever to be ready against China, Russia and others

Cyber warfare operators serving with the 175th Cyberspace Operations Group of the Maryland Air National Guard at Warfield Air National Guard Base, Middle River, Md., monitor cyber attacks on the operations floor of the 275th Cyber Operations Squadron, known as the Hunter's Den, Dec. 2, 2017. (U.S. Air Force photo by J.M. Eddins Jr.) [...]

Air Force senior leaders update OCP uniform guidance

The Air Force announced April 23 new rules on Operational Camouflage Pattern uniforms that aim to better fit the needs of Airmen and the jobs they do while also holding fast to tradition. The changes highlighted include authorization of the two-piece Flight Duty Uniform in garrison and updated patch guidance for the OCP uniform. “During [...]

By | April 23rd, 2019|Featured, Leadership and Managing|3 Comments