US Air Force Newswire (Page 2)

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  1. Turkish jets join US-led coalition in airstrikes against ISRead the original story

    Yesterday | Norwalk Citizen News

    Turkish Air Force fighter planes maneuver on the runway at the Incirlik Air Base, in Adana, southern Turkey, Thursday, Aug. 13, 2015. Fighter jets flew above Incirlik air base Thursday a day after the U.S. announced it launched its first airstrikes against Islamic State group targets in Syria from the facility in southern Turkey.

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  2. Comparison tests pit A-10 Warthog against new F-35 fighterRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Stars and Stripes

    Luke Air Force Base's first F-35 Lightning II flies overhead March 10, 2014, before it lands on base for the first time. An A-10 Thunderbolt II ground attack aircraft pulls up sharply out of a low-level strafing run during a combat search and rescue demonstration at Moody Air Force Base, Ga.

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  3. Michael MacalusoRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Weirton Daily Times

    Michael S. "Mickey" Macaluso, 84, of Weirton, WV, died Friday August 28, 2015, at the Acuity Specialty Hospital in Weirton.

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  4. Beekeeping facility dedicated to veteranRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Martinsburg Journal

    It was a bittersweet occasion at Geezer Ridge Farm on Saturday as United States Air Force veteran Major Byron "Mark" Cato was honored with the dedication of the farm's apiary in his memory during his final weeks of life. Earlier this year, Cato and his wife, Tammy, became involved with the West Virginia Veterans and Warriors to Agriculture program, a statewide program that provides agriculture education and small business start-up opportunities to veterans.

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  5. KC-46A: Big airplane being delayed by a few big problemsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | NewsOK.com

    Delays with development of a new Air Force tanker scheduled to be based and serviced in Oklahoma are causing turbulence at the Pentagon, but local leaders say they're not too worried about a project that is expected to pump millions of dollars into their economies. The KC-46A Pegasus can fill multiple roles for the Air Force.

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  6. Decades of ServiceRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Reporter

    Vacaville Police Sergeant Charlie Spruill says goodbye to his fellow officers as he walks out of the police department for the final time. Spruill retired from the department after 21 years of service.

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  7. a Warbirda weathervane maker honors veteransRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | O-R Online

    Terry Markovich's front yard showcases many of the replica warplanes he has made in the past four years.

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  8. Flight from Vegas to Germany diverted over unruly passengerRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Daily Republic

    An international flight from Las Vegas to Frankfurt made an emergency landing at Denver International Airport escorted by two F-16 fighter jets Friday night after what officials called a "disturbance on the plane." A pilot on the Condor Airlines Boeing 767 reported an in-flight emergency, and the fighter jets were sent as a precaution, said Air Force Capt.

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  9. Flight Diverted From Vegas To Germany Due To Unruly PassengerRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | WTVC

    An international flight from Las Vegas to Frankfurt made an emergency landing at Denver International Airport escorted by two F-16 fighter jets Friday night after what officials called a "disturbance on the plane." A pilot on the Condor Airlines Boeing 767 reported an in-flight emergency, and the fighter jets were sent as a precaution, said Air Force Capt.

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  10. Ty Rhame Presents SlideShare on EntrepreneurshipRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | PRWeb

    Have you always wondered if you have what it takes to become an entrepreneur? Atlanta businessman and entrepreneur Ty Rhame explains it all in his new SlideShare presentation, Qualities of All Entrepreneurs. Ty Rhame has been a successful entrepreneur for decades and has great tips to share, but encourages those who want to strike out on their own to do a self assessment first.

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  11. Flight diverted to Denver after disturbance, escorted by fighter jetsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | The Gazette

    A file photo of a Condor Airlines Boeing 767. An aircraft like this one made an emergency landing in Denver on Friday night.

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  12. Go Dogfighting In An F-15 In This Crazy VideoRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Jalopnik

    Kingsley Air National Guard Base, located in Southern Oregon's Klamath Falls, is home to America's only F-15C/D training unit, the 173th Fighter Wing. It is sometimes referred to as "K-Falls," or more often "the land of no slack" due to the incredibly hard curriculum would-be Eagle Drivers must go through to earn their place in the famous jet's ejection seat.

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  13. Veterans with PTSD praise audio-therapyRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | News 4 Jax

    On March 23, 1994, as it made its approach to Pope Air Force Base in North Carolina, the nose of an F-16 clipped the right rear elevator of a C-130 in mid-air. Although the stricken transport managed to circle around for a safe landing, the jet fighter crew had to eject as their doomed plane, on full afterburner, hurtled toward the base.

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  14. Veterans with PTSD praise audio-therapy resultsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Stars and Stripes

    Retired clinical psychologist George Lindenfeld is seen in Sarasota, Fla., on April 24, 2015. Lindenfield claims near-miraculous success rates for treating PTSD with sound-wave therapy.

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  15. Community news briefs: Aug 29Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Fort Morgan Times

    The Brush Hot Air Balloon Festival will be Sept. 12-13 at the Prairie Trial and Doty Pond areas in Brush.

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  16. Ohio could provide drone test sites for Air ForceRead the original story

    Saturday | Stars and Stripes

    The Air Force could partner with the state of Ohio to open a ground-based sense and avoid drone test site at Springfield-Beckley Municipal Airport or Wilmington Air Park, military, state and local officials said. The hope is to attract new jobs to the region through defense suppliers or businesses setting up operations to fly commercial drone tests.

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  17. Turkey launches first airstrikes against Islamic State as part of U.S.-led coalitionRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | The Baltimore Sun

    A Turkish Air Force fighter plane flies over the Incirlik Air Base, in Adana, southern Turkey, on Aug. 13, 2015. A Turkish Air Force fighter plane flies over the Incirlik Air Base, in Adana, southern Turkey, on Aug. 13, 2015.

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  18. F-22 Raptors Descend On Europe In Historic DeploymentRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Jalopnik

    Just days after Air Force Secretary Deborah James hinted at a looming inaugural F-22 deployment to Europe , four F-22A Raptors of the 95th Fighter Squadron out Tyndall AFB in Florida arrived over Spangdahlem Air Base in Germany. This marked the first operational deployment of F-22s to Europe in its decade-old operational career.

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  19. The Pentagon's rules of media engagementRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Al Jazeera

    The Pentagon has recently published new rules for its personnel on how to deal with the media, including guidance on how to treat reporters who cover wars. The Law of War manual has entries on many issues relevant to combat reporters, such as suggesting that they seek permission from the authorities or risk being labelled "unprivileged belligerents" - akin to spies or saboteurs - should they raise suspicion in the field.

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  20. PPG Aerospace Donates Coatings To Restore F-4Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Products Finishing

    Kevin Lee, second from right, PPG senior account manager, aerospace; Jerry Roberts, NEAM executive director; Jim McGuire, restoration technician and an NEAM volunteer; and Kim Jones, NEAM board member and volunteer. An F-4 Phantom fighter jet on display at the New England Air Museum was restored with coatings and technical talent donated by PPG Industries' aerospace business to honor the jet's U.S. Air Force service during the Vietnam War.

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