US Air Force Newswire (Page 3)

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  1. Road trip: Get ready for the New York Air Show, July 1-2Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 30 | Morristown Green

    At Thursday's preview of this weekend's New York Air Show , we met Lt. Lance Benson of the US Navy's Blue Angels.


  2. IDF Retaliates for Syrian Attack on Northern Golan HeightsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 30 | The Jewish Press

    It took only an hour early Friday afternoon for the Israeli Air Force to retaliate against the Syrian military in response to another incident of mortar fire on the northern Golan Heights . "In response to the projectile launched earlier today towards Israel from Syria, an IAF aircraft targeted the Syrian military position that fired the mortar in the northern Golan Heights," said the statement from the IDF.


  3. 10 great places to celebrate July 4 beyond U.S. bordersRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 30 | USA Today

    Check out this story on With malls, amusement parks and a huge U.S. Air Force base, visitors can tell immediately that the wild Pacific island of Guam is part of the USA. Puerto Rico has been linked with the USA since the Spanish-American War.


  4. Storms knock out power to 2,000 in Sedgwick Co. Most of the power...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 30 | KFDI

    Around 2,000 Westar customers were without power Friday morning in Sedgwick County, after storms moved through the area late Thursday night. Most of the power outages were scattered around Wichita and affected some traffic lights, including at K-42 and Tyler.


  5. Amazing colour photographs of WWII Spitfires in actionRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 30 | Daily Mail

    ... Spitfire VC 'Tropical' JK707 MX-P was serving with the 307th Fighter Squadron of the 31st Fighter Group of the US Air Force when it was crash landed by Major Virgil Cephus Fields, Jr on a beach in Salerno, Italy on September 9, 1943 These ...


  6. Legislators pledge support to cemeteryRead the original story

    Friday Jun 30 | Goldsboro News-Argus

    Members of Wayne County's legislative delegation say that errors on the part of Gov. Roy Cooper's staff and politics are to blame for the controversy surrounding the Eastern North Carolina State Veterans Cemetery. Cooper's office and Larry D. Hall, secretary of the North Carolina Department of Military and Veterans Affairs, counter that the problem rests with the General Assembly's initial failure to fund the cemetery in its budget.


  7. Health care battle on hill has veterans defending Obamacare benefitsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 30 | Medical News

    Air Force veteran Billy Ramos, from Simi Valley, Calif., is 53 and gets health insurance for himself and for his family from Medicaid - the government insurance program for low-income people. He says he counts on the coverage, especially because of his physically demanding work as a self-employed contractor in the heating and air conditioning business.


  8. A quick glance at a few of the new recipients of the Order of CanadaRead the original story

    Friday Jun 30 | Western Star

    Rideau Hall is adding 99 new members to the Order of Canada, which turns 50 this year. Gov.-Gen.


  9. Veteran Laura to compete in USA Warrior GamesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 30 | The Daily Record

    A Perthshire army veteran is aiming to show off her return to fitness when she competes in the 2017 US Warrior Games today. Laura Fermor is competing in both the athletics and swimming competitions at the Chicago event, which runs until Saturday, July 8. Ms Fermor , from Spittalfield, was a captain in the army and was medically discharged from the Royal Logistics Corps in October 2013 after sustaining life-changing injuries to her hip in 2008, leaving her needing bilateral hip replacements.


  10. General Assembly passes solar bill, but wind power suffersRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 30 | Local Tech Wire

    A compromise bill to overhaul solar policy in North Carolina is on its way to the governor. But critics say wind energy paid too high a price for the deal.


  11. Norway prepares for first naval deployment of NH90 helicopterRead the original story

    Friday Jun 30 | Flight Global

    Norway will embark one of its NH Industries NH90 NFH helicopters for the first time later this summer, but has again offered thinly veiled criticism of the 11t-class rotorcraft, deliveries of which are running 10 years behind schedule. Speaking at the opening of a new maintenance hangar for the NH90 at Bardufoss air base in the north of the country, defence minister Oystein Bo announced that a NFH from the Royal Norwegian Air Force's 337 Sqn would deploy on a Nordkapp-class offshore patrol vessel later this summer.


  12. So Much Freedom to Spread: ICan'tBelieveIt'sNotWarCrimesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 30 | Counterpunch

    The activities are similar to preparations the regime made before its April 4, 2017 chemical weapons attack. If Mr. Assad conducts another mass murder using chemical weapons, he and his military will pay a heavy price."


  13. Liberals downplay military role in Canada 150 celebrations, some historians sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 30 | CBC News

    Kathleen Harris is a senior writer in the CBC's Parliament Hill bureau. Before joining the online reporting team, she worked for CBC News Network's Power & Politics.


  14. ADFA rape trial day 4: Alleged victim feared for her career and hisRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 30 | The Age

    Friends of an ADFA cadet allegedly raped by another cadet in his room found the woman rocking and sobbing underneath her desk the next day, a court has heard. A series of officers and cadets testified at the man's trial on Friday, as the Crown led evidence of what others knew and heard in the lead-up and wake of the alleged rape.


  15. Qatar to ask Turkey to send more military troopsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 30 | Egypt Today

    This request is supposed to be discussed tomorrow during a meeting scheduled to be held between the Turkey Defense Minster FikriIAYA k, and his Qatari counterpart Khalid bin Mohammad Al Attiyah." Al Attiyah is going to demand IAYA k to send about two thousand soldier to Qatar for security issues" the sources added.


  16. NATO to add to troops training Afghan forcesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 30 | NWAonline

    More than 16 years into the Afghanistan war, the United States and its NATO allies wrangled anew on Thursday over how to meet the need for more troops to counter a resurgent Taliban and help Afghan forces break a stalemate in the fight. At a meeting in Brussels, NATO agreed to send more forces in response to commanders' requests for as many as 3,000 troops to train and work alongside Afghan security forces.


  17. Veteran made a mission of preparing for his new lifeRead the original story

    Friday Jun 30 | Virginia Business

    The rugged senior master sergeant contacted the Virginia Transition Assistance Program , an arm of the state Department of Veterans Services. The program provides educational resources and employment help to veterans who call Virginia home, no matter where they may have been stationed.


  18. From the Archives: Unfurling one giant American FlagRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 30 | Los Angeles Times

    June 25, 1976: Rancher Bob Older directs test unfurling of his giant flag before the official July 4th ceremony. ORO GRANDE, Calif.-"It looks even bigger than I thought it would," declared Bob Older as the mammoth flag unfurled.


  19. Zimbabwe: Mugabe Buys 300 Top Cars for Army ChiefsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 30 |

    The cash-strapped government has splashed millions of dollars on more than 300 top-of-the-range vehicles, which include Toyota Fortuners, Ford Rangers and Toyota Corollas to appease security bosses ahead of the general elections next year, the Zimbabwe Independent can exclusively reveal. Government officials revealed the latest consignment of cars is being allocated to senior army chiefs, who include Air Force of Zimbabwe wing commanders and Zimbabwe National Army lieutenants-colonels, in a move widely seen as a coup-proofing measure.


  20. New batch of Turkish troops arrives in QatarRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 30 | Al Jazeera

    Joint exercises, expected to start after Eid al-Fitr, could eventually draw up to 1,000 Turkish soldiers to Qatar. Qatar's ministry of defence has announced the arrival of a new group of Turkish armed forces to the military base where Turkey began its training mission last week.