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F-22 Restart Not So Unthinkable

Restarting production of the F-22 isn’t „a wild idea,“ Chief of Staff Gen. Mark Welsh said Thursday. Answering questions at an AFA-sponsored, Air Force breakfast, Welsh said the F-22 has proven itself to be „everything everyone hoped it would be,“ and in light of the recent… noch 163 Wörter

Hawaii Air National Guard

Boeing's New 2040C Eagle Commercial is Incredibly Badass!

The US Air Force is currently saddled with a quandary plaguing its air superiority capabilities. With fighter platforms aging rapidly without suitable replacements available, and with foreign nations quickly closing the technology gap which was once the biggest advantage the United States possessed over other countries (at least militarily-so), the USAF needs a fix, fast.  noch 531 Wörter

The Ready Room

General Officer Assignment

The chief of staff, Air Force announced the following assignment:

Maj. Gen. Christopher J. Bence, vice commander, 3d Air Force and 17th Expeditionary Air Force, … noch 25 Wörter

Department Of Defense

Aircraft Nose Art Makes Quiet Comeback, Reviving Air Force Tradition

Air Force fighters and bombers are soaring into the wild blue yonder with new paint jobs, quietly reviving an old tradition.

The decorative painting and designs on the noses and wings of Air Force planes may not be as racy as they were during World War II, but they are just as meaningful, Air Force Times reports.’’ noch 36 Wörter

History

General Officer Assignments

The chief of staff, Air Force announced the following assignments:

Brig. Gen. Kathleen A. Cook, director, public affairs, Office of the Secretary of the Air Force, Pentagon, Washington, District of Columbia, to director, services, Deputy Chief Of Staff, Manpower, Personnel and Services, Headquarters U.S. noch 256 Wörter

Department Of Defense

General Officer Announcements

Secretary of Defense Ash Carter has announced that the president has made the following nominations:

Air Force Gen. David L. Goldfein for appointment to the rank of general and for assignment as chief of staff, … noch 143 Wörter

Department Of Defense

FALLEN HEROES - Marcus D. Prince, 22

The Department of Defense announced today the death of a U.S. Navy civilian who was supporting Operation Inherent Resolve.

Marcus D. Prince, 22, of Norfolk, Virginia died April 26 in Juffir, Bahrain, of non-combat related causes. noch 12 Wörter

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