Vance AFB announces two memorials for fallen airmen

Vance Air Force Base has announced two on-base memorial services, scheduled for Thursday for two airmen killed in a Nov. 21 T-38 Talon crash at the base. Lt. Col. John “Matt” Kincade, 47, an instructor pilot assigned to the 5th Flying Training Squadron, and 2nd Lt. Travis B. Wilkie, 23, a student pilot assigned to [...]

By | December 3rd, 2019|Featured, Military Families|0 Comments

Five families file lawsuit over mold in military housing at MacDill Air Force Base

Jason Genrich’s 17-year Army career is under threat because of his health. It’s not because of injuries sustained on one of his four deployments — it’s because of mold growing in his military housing at MacDill Air Force Base, Fla.

By | December 3rd, 2019|Featured, Military Families|0 Comments

Navy officer, director of USAF school, went to jail over false child sex abuse claim

Former Naval officer, Dr. Adam Lowther. A Navy veteran who worked for the US Air Force lost everything after a single false accusation of sexual abuse- and now he’s suing with a vengeance. In 2017, Dr. Adam Lowther was on his way home from a work-related trip and speaking with his wife, Jessica, [...]

By | May 23rd, 2019|Featured, Military Families|4 Comments

Body of US airman’s son found by British Police at Royal Air Force Base Lakenheath

Matthew Strasbaugh, the son of an airman stationed at RAF Mildenhall. (Suffolk Constabulary) The body of a US Airman’s son was found by British Police at Royal Air Force Base Lakenheath over the weekend. Suffolk Police reported that 18-year-old Matthew Strasbaugh was found on base grounds after a missing persons search was conducted. [...]

By | November 20th, 2018|Featured, Military Families|0 Comments

Tyndall AFB will open briefly for Airmen to get their things, will not pay for travel

Chief Master Sgt. of the Air Force Kaleth O. Wright speaks with Airmen at Tyndall Air Force Base, Florida, Oct. 14, 2018. Air Force senior leaders toured Tyndall Air Force Base to assess the damage from Hurricane Michael, one of the most intense tropical cyclones to ever hit the U.S. (U.S. Air Force photo [...]

By | October 16th, 2018|Air Force / Air Power, General, Military Families|0 Comments

So Much for Wingman Culture: Pentagon Ignores Federal Travel Regulation, Steals From Airmen

Gen. David Goldfein says he wants to repair the culture of the Air Force. That he understands this is what's driving pilots and others to bail out at record rates rather than stay in uniform to fly, fight, and win for national defense. To effect culture change, he's going to have to do more than [...]

By | February 10th, 2017|Air Force / Air Power, Military Families|63 Comments

Special Forces vet took two guns, a knife, and a grudge into fatal meeting

A photo captures Steven Bellino wearing a beard, a hint that he might have been in a war zone in this undated picture. His half-brother, Scott Workman, said he was in Afghanistan. The Air Force accuses him of killing his squadron commander, but Workman and his family don't believe it. "My brother was not [...]