US Air Force Newswire (Page 9)

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  1. What are the origins of life? There's a rocket for thatRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Reuters

    NASA scientists are putting the finishing touches on a spacecraft designed to rendezvous with Asteroid Bennu in 2018 to find clues about the origins of life. "We are days away from encapsulating into our rocket faring and lifting this spacecraft on to the Atlas V vehicle and beginning the journey to Bennu and back," Dante Lauretta, the principal investigator of the mission told Reuters at the Kennedy Space Center.

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  2. Monday evening Tropics checkRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | WTXL

    There are three areas of interest in the tropical Atlantic basin, none of which are anywhere close to the Florida peninsula or the U.S. mainland: Tropical Depression Fiona is several hundred miles southeast of Bermuda and continuing to move to the west-northwest. Somewhat dry conditions and a windy upper-level set-up has caused Fiona to lose strength and organization, and should not be a factor in weather conditions in the United States.

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  3. Pentagon: Exclusion Zone in Syria Is Not a 'No Fly Zone'Read the original story

    Yesterday | ABC News

    A Pentagon spokesman says the U.S. has told Syria that its air force must not fly in areas where American military advisers are working with Kurdish and Arab forces fighting the Islamic State group. But he said this does not amount to a "no fly zone."

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  4. Air Force Academy warns of training drill planned for TuesdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Gazette

    A parade in celebration of the formal ending of basic training at the Air Force Academy Stillman Parade Field on Tuesday, August 9, 2016. The freshman are officially welcomed into the Cadet Wing and receive the Cadet 4th Class rank.

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  5. Sarasota veteran starts veteran...Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg

    Many businesses honor veterans but few are recognized for it. A Sarasota vet has launched an online site where you can find businesses that give back to those who've served our country, they're called Green Zone Hero.

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  6. Claude Frederick WhiteRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Chronicle-Telegram

    Claude Frederick White, 63, of Elyria, passed away at Mercy New Life Hospice in Lorain, on Thursday, August 18, 2016. He served with the United States Air Force and retired from the U.S. Post Office.

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  7. August 23, 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | WBIW-AM Bedford

    Shirley J. Waggoner, 74, of Springville, died at 11:35 p.m. on Sunday, August 21, 2016 at I.U. Health Bloomington Hospital. Born October 9, 1941, in Henryville, IN, she was the daughter of Evett T. and Julia K. Parker.

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  8. Afghans push India for more arms, despite Pakistan's wary eyeRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 25, 2015 | Reuters

    India is set to deliver more arms to Afghanistan to help it fight Islamist militants, Kabul's envoy to New Delhi said, even if Pakistan is wary of closer military cooperation between countries lying to its east and west. India has provided a little over $2 billion in economic assistance to Afghanistan in the last 15 years, but has been more measured in providing weapons in order to avoid a backlash from Pakistan, which sees Afghanistan as its area of influence.

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  9. And the message gets to BidenRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 13, 2011 | Turkish Daily News

    Days after U.S. Vice President Joe Biden's visit to Turkey was announced for Aug. 24, a major attack by the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant shook the Turkish city of Gaziantep near the Syrian border. Some 54 have been killed in the attack so far and there are still critically wounded people.

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  10. NASA prepares spacecraft that may find answers about the origins of lifeRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Raw Story

    The Origins, Spectral Interpretation, Resource Identification, Security-Regolith Explorer spacecraft which will travel to the near-Earth asteroid Bennu and bring a sample back to Earth for study is seen in an undated NASA artist rendering. NASA/Handout via Reuters NASA scientists are putting the finishing touches on a spacecraft designed to rendezvous with Asteroid Bennu in 2018 to find clues about the origins of life.

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  11. News Pentagon: Exclusion zone in Syria is not a 'no fly zone'Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | KIRO-TV Seattle

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  12. Israeli air strikes target Syria after Syrian fire hit its territoryRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Star Online

    Israeli aircraft attacked a target in Syria on Monday after errant fire from fighting among factions in Syria struck inside Israel, Israel's military said. The Syrian fire had hit an open area near the border in the Golan Heights, causing no injuries, and in retaliation the air force targeted a "Syrian army launcher", the military said.

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  13. Mosquitoes from military base test positive for West NileRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Post and Courier

    The testing was conducted at the U.S. Air Force School of Aerospace Medicine at Wright-Patterson Air Force Base, Ohio. West Nile virus is typically spread through mosquitoes and may cause headaches, body aches, joint pains, vomiting, diarrhea or rash.

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  14. Coast guard live-fires near VietnamRead the original story

    Yesterday | The Standard

    China's coast guard launched live-firing exercises in the Tonkin Gulf yesterday. The Maritime Safety Administration said ships and boats were barred from the area between Hainan and the northern coast of Vietnam until Wednesday.

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  15. Lockheed lands deal that could net $10 billionRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Orlando Sentinel

    Israeli soldiers jump off a Super Hercules military trasport aircraft as they participate in a military parachuting exercise near Palmachim, south of the Israeli coastal city of Tel Aviv, on August 16 2016. / AFP PHOTO / MENAHEM KAHANAMENAHEM KAHANA/AFP/Getty Images ** OUTS - ELSENT, FPG, CM - OUTS * NM, PH, VA if sourced by CT, LA or MoD ** Israeli soldiers jump off a Super Hercules military trasport aircraft as they participate in a military parachuting exercise near Palmachim, south of the Israeli coastal city of Tel Aviv, on August 16 2016.

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  16. Ellsworth airmen show force in the PacificRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | KOTA-TV Rapid City

    Ellsworth AFB B-1 bombers, crews and support troops are now flying missions in the Pacific, from Anderson AFB, Guam. This is something you won't see on a daily routine: Ellsworth AFB's B-1 bomber flying a "presence mission" alongside B-52 and B-2 bombers.

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  17. Leidos' Post-Deal IdentityRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Government Executive

    Through the acquisition, Leidos effectively doubled its size and diversified its customer base to include civilian government agencies, such as NASA, the Federal Aviation Administration and the Social Security Administration, and commercial clients, according to the company's SEC filings . Leidos could "expand its footprint" in contract vehicles including the Veterans Affairs Department's Transformation Twenty-One Total Technology, the National Institutes of Health' CIO SP3 and the Air Force's Future Flexible Acquisition and Sustainment Tool, according to Deniece Peterson, director of federal market analysis for Deltek.

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  18. Veteran Siblings Reunite At Garden Plaza At ClevelandRead the original story

    Yesterday | Chattanoogan.com

    On Aug. 11, a local senior and veteran got a surprise visit from his 97-year-old sister, also a veteran.

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  19. Military Appreciation Game Details Set; Ticket Donations Still Being AcceptedRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | MGo Blue

    The University of Michigan Football's Military Appreciation Game will take place Saturday, Sept. 10, vs. UCF , and fans can show their support by gifting tickets to current and former members of the military through the MGoTroops program.

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  20. Israeli air strikes target Syria after Syrian fire hit its territoryRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Reuters

    Aug 22 Israeli aircraft attacked a target in Syria on Monday after errant fire from fighting among factions in Syria struck inside Israel, Israel's military said. The Syrian fire had hit an open area near the border in the Golan Heights, causing no injuries, and in retaliation the air force targeted a "Syrian army launcher", the military said.

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