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  1. Alaska city honors Guardsmen killed in crash after '64 quakeRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

    This undated photo provided by the Alaska National Guard shows Maj. Gen. Thomas P. Carroll, the adjutant general who died with three other men in a plane crash near Valdez, Alaska, on April 25, 1964.


  2. Alaska city honors Guardsmen killed in crash after '64 quakeRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | Daily Herald

    In this photo provided by the Office of Alaska Gov. Bill Walker, the Alaska Air National Guard honor guard presents colors at a plaque dedication ceremony Saturday, June 23, 2018, in Valdez, Alaska. The memorial plaque honors four Alaska National Guard members killed in April 1964 while conducting a humanitarian mission after the second most powerful earthquake ever destroyed the town.


  3. Mattis to visit China as Taiwan, S. China Sea tensions riseRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Powhatan Today

    In this June 19, 2018, file photo released by China's Xinhua News Agency, Chinese President Xi Jinping, right, poses with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un for a photo during a welcome ceremony at the Great Hall of the People in Beijing. U.S. Defense Secretary Jim Mattis, who has accused China of "intimidation and coercion" in the South China Sea, is visiting Beijing as the countries increasingly spar over U.S. arms sales to Taiwan and Beijing's expanding military presence overseas.


  4. Air show stuns with spectacular array of performers over the WasatchRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Deseret News

    One of the most-attended events in the state of Utah took off Saturday, with hundreds of thousands of spectators turning their eyes to the skies. "I love aviation," said Russ Ross, whose father was a U.S. Air Force pilot.


  5. Chautauqua Lake home donated to Community Action Partnership of Central IllinoisRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Lincoln Daily News

    Chrisman worked for 45 years, having served 22 years in the United States Air Force, 20 years with Lockheed Martin and 3 years teaching at Ohio State University, retired back to his home state in 2002.


  6. 'Hometown Hero' takes once-in-a-lifetime flight with Air Force ThunderbirdsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | KSL-TV

    It takes quite a pilot to try and do the things people will see at the Warriors Over The Wasatch air show at Hill Air Force Base this weekend. Aaron Thompson may have looked like a pilot in his flight uniform as he walked around an F-16, but he's not.


  7. Air Force welcomes new commander to Wright-PattRead the original story

    Friday | Business Journal

    Wright-Patterson Air Force Base has officially welcomed its new leader. Col. Thomas Sherman assumed command of the 88th Air Base Wing during a ceremony at the National Museum of the United States Air Force this week.


  8. First woman promoted to colonel at Berry Field assumes group commandRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 22 | Calhoun Times

    Col. Lawana Nelson, Commander, 118th Mission Support Group, poses for her official portrait in the 118th Wing portrait studio at Berry Field Air National Guard Base, Nashville, Tenn.


  9. Kelso, LRAFB inspected as child shelters; more responses to U.S. child abuse at borderRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 22 | Arkansas Times

    The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services and the Department of Defense announced today that it has visited an unused federal site in Kelso and will visit the Little Rock Air Force Base "for potential use as shelter for unaccompanied alien children ." [CORRECTION: The site visit to LRAFB has been conducted, and the DOD sent out a follow-up news release saying the statement was "not on behalf of the United States Air Force."


  10. "Matthew Steinke: Deliriums" at Northern-Southern Gallery Mental...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 22 | The Austin Chronicle

    Part of me, your reviewer here, wants to just stand on a soapbox and loudly exhort you to go and experience to see and hear and be delighted by this marvelous Matthew Steinke exhibition for yourself. I'd do that by describing the show, mostly, and maybe also by describing it in language that would signal, subtly or obviously, that I kind of know what I'm talking about with regard to this whole "art" thing that some people can really get their knickers in a twist about.


  11. World War II model airplanes fly again at Windy City Warbirds and Classics show in St. CharlesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 22 | Daily Herald

    Hundreds of spectators turned out to watch the Fox Valley Aero Club's fourth annual Windy City Warbirds & Classics RC Air Show in St. Charles last year. Rob Getz of Prospect Heights included a miniature pilot and detailed cockpit as he built this turbojet-powered, radio-controlled Super Tucano model decked out in bright Royal Air Force colors.


  12. Vicki Gunvalson of 'The Real Housewives of Orange County' ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 21 | The Wave

    Vicki Gunvalson, center, with Air National Guard member Keith Ford, left, and his Stefanie Ford, right, his wife and Gunvalson's employee. Gunvalson, a cast member on the Bravo series "The Real Housewives of Orange County," recently received an award from a Department of Defense program that recognizes employers who support employees with spouses or family in the National Guard or Reserves.


  13. DoD Officials: Chinese Actions Threaten U.S. Technological, Industrial BaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 21 | U.S. Department of Defense

    Defense Department officials warned lawmakers today about the unprecedented threats DoD is facing to its technological and industrial base, as China and other nations actively seek out advanced technology and intellectual property. Cyber warfare operators assigned to the 275th Cyber Operations Squadron of the Maryland Air National Guard's 175th Cyberspace Operations Group configure a threat intelligence feed for daily watch in the Hunter's Den at Warfield Air National Guard Base, Middle River, Md., Dec. 2, 2017.


  14. 5 Michigan siblings to join military, including quadrupletsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 21 | WVEC-TV Norfolk

    Five Michigan siblings, including quadruplets, who just graduated high school are set to join the Armed Forces. Quadruplets Nevin, Mason, Bryce and Rose Lees are joining the Marine Corps, the Air National Guard, the Navy and the Air Force, respectively.


  15. Hayes, DonaldRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 21 | Dayton Daily News

    HAYES, Donald Eugene Age 81, of Bellbrook, passed away June 16, 2018. Donald was born December 24, 1936 in Hutchinson, KS to Harry and Dorothy Hayes.


  16. Hemet man completes basic trainingRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 20 | The Press-Enterprise

    U.S. Air Force Reserve Airman Austin E. Eaglin graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland in Texas. The airman completed an intensive, eight-week program that included training in military discipline and studies, Air Force core values, physical fitness, and basic warfare principles and skills.


  17. Boeing and the Air Force have reached an agreement on the...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 20 | News Times

    The Air Force and Boeing have reached agreement on delivery of the long delayed KC-46 Pegasus tanker, with the two sides expecting the first aircraft to arrive in October, according to Bloomberg. Boeing's original deadline to deliver 18 planes and additional materials was August 2017, but the $44 billion program has been hit by numerous delays and setbacks, and the Air Force said this spring it expected Boeing to miss its deadline to deliver the planes by October, with the first KC-46 not arriving until the end of the year and all 18 planes by spring 2019.


  18. Mission MovementRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 17 | U.S. Department of Defense

    Soldiers move tactically toward an objective during a training mission at Joint Base McGuire-Dix-Lakehurst, N.J., June 18, 2018. The soldiers are assigned to the New Jersey Army National Guard's C Troop, 1st Squadron, 102nd Cavalry Regiment.


  19. Refuel FlightRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 14, 2010 | U.S. Department of Defense

    Air Force F-15E Strike Eagles get in formation behind a KC-135 Stratotanker after refueling over Ohio, June 15, 2018. The Strike Eagles are with the 4th Fighter Wing and the Stratotanker is with the 121st Air Refueling Wing.


  20. Imani Amia Frederickson Named Ashford University's Outstanding Alum of the MonthRead the original story

    Wednesday Jun 20 |

    SAN DIEGO: Imani Amia Frederickson has been named Ashford University's Outstanding Alum of the Month for June 2018. The Ashford University Outstanding Alum of the Month recognition highlights Ashford graduates who have used their Ashford education as a springboard to personal and professional achievement.