"Duds Rn't Us"
That's the Air Force's challenge following the recent discovery that an estimated 2.5% of its BLU-109 bunker-busting bombs have "anomalies"-cracks, apparently-in its thick steel nose.
Wed Dec 04, 2013
Utah depends too much on federal funds, auditor warns
Utah State Auditor John Dougall included a warning about the state's dependency on money from Washington, D.C., in issuing the latest annual audit of federal spending.
Tue Dec 03, 2013
Stars and Stripes
Air Force approves 18 F-35 fighters in Burlington
Major General Steven Cray, Adjutant General of the Vermont National Guard , announces that the U.S. Air Force has decided to base the F-35 fighter jet at the Burlington Air National Guard base in South Burlington, Vt., on Tuesday, Dec. 3, 2013.
Air Force to base F-35 squadrons in Utah, Vermont
The Air Force on Tuesday will announce plans to base a squadron of F-35s in Vermont, largely ending years of debate on the basing of the next-generation fighter in the state.
USAF Awards Multi-Million Dollar Flightline Test Contract to Marvin Test Solutions
Marvin Test Solutions , a trusted provider of innovative test solutions for military and commercial aerospace organizations, today announced the United States Air Force recently awarded the company a $5.7 million contract to provide the customized test platform for the PATS-70 flightline test set for the modernized A-10/C Thunderbolt ll.
Fri Nov 29, 2013
Salt Lake Tribune
Layton Mayor Steve Curtis dies overnight
Layton has lost one of its biggest boosters with the unexpected death of Mayor Steve Curtis , city officials and friends said Friday.
Wed Nov 27, 2013
Aerotech News And Review
Unmanned aircraft maintenance partnership to increase production
The Air Force Sustainment Center, or AFSC, at Tinker Air Force Base, Okla., and General Atomics reached a partnership agreement Nov. 9, for the maintenance of unmanned aircraft systems, or UAS, including the Predator/Reaper and the Army's version, the "Gray Eagle."
Thu Nov 21, 2013
The Times Bulletin
Remembering the Kennedy assassination
This Sept. 10, 2013 photo shows an Associated Press image taken Nov. 22, 1963, of Jackie Kennedy and Secret Service agent Clint Hill climbing on the back of the limousine after U.S. President John F. Kennedy was shot, juxtaposed with the current scene in Dallas.
The WSU Signpost
Equality Awareness Week focuses on transgender community
Weber State University's Center for Diversity and Unity hosted "Transgender Kids .
Wed Nov 20, 2013
Utah says composites gives them competitive edge to land 777X
Just outside the gates of sprawling Hill Air Force Base is a public private partnership designed to bring more aerospace work to Utah.
Wed Nov 13, 2013
Retired firefighter becomes honorary chief on his 100th birthday
Shirley LeRoy Ball, a retired Hill Air Force Base firefighter of 31 years, is honored as Honorary Fire Chief by Chief Paul Erickson by the HAFB fire department on his 100th birthday at the base Wednesday, Nov. 13, 2013.
Air Force Times
Five airmen convicted of sex assault in Sept.
Five airmen accused of sexual misconduct were convicted at courts-martial in September, according to the Air Force, which began publishing the convictions in August.
Thu Nov 07, 2013
The WSU Signpost
President Wight 'arrested' for MDA
Weber State University President Charles Wight got behind bars at the Ogden Union Station, where he was locked up for the Muscular Dystrophy Association's annual fundraiser.