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3 hrs ago | Knoxville News Sentinel
Adria Amos/Special to the News Sentinel East Tennessee Veterans Honor Guard founding member Earl Fortner, far right back, presents the United States Air Force flag during services for Rodney Bazzie, fellow Air Force veteran, at East Tennessee State Veterans Cemetery on Aug. 12. Also pictured, from left, are Danny Buchanan, pastor at Freedom Baptist ... (more)
7 hrs ago | Valley News Live
A lost flying mission for the Air National Guard has forced Hector International Airport to build its own fire department.
9 hrs ago | Wenatchee World
He was surrounded by his wife and children as he drew his last breath to freedom.
13 hrs ago | The Times
New Barksdale commander Goodwin settling in Col. Kristin Goodwin is still settling in and getting used to being in the public eye.
18 hrs ago | Autoblog
The United States Air Force has taken the dramatic step of grounding over half of an entire variant of one of its most well-known planes the F-16 Fighting Falcon .
22 hrs ago | KSTP
America has returned to war, of a sort, in Iraq with airstrikes that have intensified in recent days against Islamic State militants.
A U.S. Air Force MQ-1 Predator flies near the Southern California Logistics Airport in Victorville, Calififornia, on Jan. 7, 2012.
As the Pentagon works to analyze and repair widespread cracks in its F-16D fleet, it is recommending that partner nations closely inspect their F-16B and D models.
An F-16D Fighting Falcon flies over Guam in 2011 during an exercise. The Air Force has temporarily grounded 82 of its aging F-16 fighter jets after structural cracks were found near the cockpits.
The training is from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. and 7 to 10 p.m., Fort Gordon said. The aircraft involved are Air Force Reserve C-130 cargo planes from Marietta.
Having served 20 years in the United States Air Force and nearly 20 years as a deputy sheriff with the Jefferson County Sheriff's Office, he has made service his life's work.
The Republic of Singapore Air Force has deployed 300 personnel and 16 aircraft to a large-scale multilateral air combat exercise in Darwin, Australia.
An 80th Fighter Squadron F-16 Fighting Falcon takes off from Kunsan Air Base, South Korea, in this May 2010 file photo.
The U.S. Air Force recently grounded 82 two-seat Lockheed Martin F-16D Fighting Falcons due to canopy sill longeron cracks that have developed between the front and rear pilot seats, according to a Tuesday statement released by the service.
Col. Greg Semmel, commander of the Air National Guard's 174th Attack Wing, made the following promises Tuesday to the Central New Yorkers who live under the airspace now frequented by MQ-9 reaper drones on training missions.
Pease Air National Guard Base is home to the 157th Air Refueling Wing, which has been selected by the U.S. Air Force as the top Air National Guard base to receive the new KC-46A tanker.
Twelve F-15 fighter jets and 180 personnel from the 493rd Fighter Squadron, Royal Air Force, Lakenheath, are participating in a joint exercise with the Bulgarian military, Pentagon spokesman Army Col.
Updated: Thu Aug 21, 2014 11:24 pm
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