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RSAF in US for exercise

The Republic of Singapore Air Force's F-15SG fighter jets have made their first appearance in the United States Air Force-hosted Exercise Red Flag - Nellis in Nevada.

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Thu Jul 24, 2014

WPTZ-TV Plattsburgh

F-16 jets deemed "mission capable"

COVERAGE OF THE RECENT DESTRUCTIVE WEATHER WE'VE BEEN SEEING. HALF A DOZEN F- 16 JETS WERE DAMAGED TWO WEEKS AGO WHEN A SEVERE STORM LED TO THE COLLAPSE OF A HANGER DOOR AT THE NATIONAL GUARD BASE IN SOUTH BURLINGTON... WPTZ'S HANNAH MCDONALD HAS CONTINUING COVERAGE OF THE STATUS OF THOSE PLANS LIVE FROM THE NEWSROOM, HANNAH? ALISON - "MISSION ... (more)

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Alaska Journal of Commerce

Air Guardsman receives Silver Star for valor under fire

Master Sgt. Roger Sparks, right, a pararescueman with the 212th Rescue Squadron, Alaska Air National Guard, was awarded the Silver Star, the nation's third-highest award for valor, in a ceremony on Joint Base Elmendorf-Richardson on July 11. He received the award for his role in a firefight with insurgents during Operation Bulldog Bite in ... (more)

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FOX16

Lockdown Lifted at Little Rock Air Force Base

More than four hours after the ordeal began, Little Rock Air Force Base has lifted a lockdown put in place at 11:45 this morning after reports of a suspicious individual on the base.

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FOX16

Air Force Giants Grounded at Clinton National Airport

Three C-130 planes waiting at the airport for the lockdown at the Little Rock Air Force Base to be lifted.

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National Review Online

Michael Auslin: The Air Force's Vital Role

This new face of war will require an American military transformed to meet new threats.

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Wed Jul 23, 2014

USA Today

Air Force refocuses on training as wars wind down

NELLIS AIR FORCE BASE, Nev. - The Air Force's most sophisticated war game tests its top guns against threats ripped from headlines: surface-to-air missiles, chemical weapons, cyber warfare.

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Caribbean News Now!

US president honours Jamaican for 28 years of service in US Air Force

Col. Jacqueline Payne-Borden , receives the President of the United States certificate of Appreciation from Col.

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ABC News 4 Charleston

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Fighter jets from the South Carolina Air National Guard are conducting an air defense exercise over the Columbia and Florence areas.

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Aerotech News And Review

Air Force photo by Ken LaRock

A bronze bust honoring the first aviation mechanic, Charles E. Taylor, is now on permanent display in the National Museum of the U.S. Air Force's Early Years Gallery.

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KHOU-TV Houston

Arkansas military base on lockdown

Little Rock Air Force Base went on lockdown Wednesday amid reports of a suspicious person, though military officials have offered few details about the incident.

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North County Public Radio

Crashed Air Force drone was flying with gear that couldn't handle cold

Besides some clouds on Nov. 12, 2013, Air National Guard crew members recalled to accident investigators that it was a nice day for flying.

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MLive.com

A year later, Paul DeWolf's family remembers a fallen son while homicide suspects' cases drag on

Kris DeWolf and Thom DeWolf look at pictures of their son Paul during an interview with The Ann Arbor News on Sept.

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Tue Jul 22, 2014

NEWS.com.au

Latest updates: MH17 disaster

US intelligence officials say Russia had no direct role in bringing down MH17, but that they "created the conditions" that led to rebels shooting it down, likely by mistake.

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Asbury Park Press

USAF says new satellites will be watchful eyes in skyUSAF says new...

USAF says new satellites will be watchful eyes in sky Two satellites USAF will launch will give the military a capability it hasn't had before.

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The Leadership Institute

LI-trained candidate for Maryland Senate defeats incumbent

"I could not just sit back and watch tax-and-spend liberals destroy my home state of Maryland," the newly Republican-endorsed candidate for Maryland's State Senate Michael Hough said.

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Berkshire Eagle

Air defense drill planned over southern Vermont, western Massachusetts

The New York state Division of Military and Naval Affairs says a two fighter jets from a Massachusetts Air National Guard unit will be conducting an air defense exercise over parts of four Northeastern states.

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WFAA-TV Dallas

Wright brothers' mechanic honored at Ohio museum

The man who built the engine for Orville and Wilbur Wright's first powered aircraft has finally gotten his due.

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Journalgazette.net

Watchdog's role

Community members who stepped up to defend Col. David Augustine after a whistleblower accused him of carelessly spending public funds were right when they spoke to his good character and intentions.

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The Star Online

a Usaf F-15 lands at Rmaf Butterworth during Exercise Cope Taufan 2014. Photo: Dzirhan Mahadzir

The US Air Force's most advanced fighter aircraft, the F-22 Raptor, saw "action" for the first time in South-East Asia in this year's biennial Cope Taufan joint exercise with the Royal Malaysian Air Force.

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