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Experience the Thunderbirds' breathtaking view from their Daytona 500 flyover

For the last several Daytona 500s, the United States Air Force Thunderbirds have been an integral part of the beginning of the race. On Sunday, they did their eighth consecutive flyover during the national anthem, and they’re always a spectacular sight. 219 weitere Wörter

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Taps: Clifford Kalanikau Heu

Clifford Kalanikau Heu of Kailua, Oahu, passed away peacefully at home surrounded by his family on Thursday, January 11, 2018, at the age of 87. He was born on March 9, 1930 in Kaunakakai, Molokai. 92 weitere Wörter

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African American History in the Defense Department

In the 2018 Department of Defense National African American History Month Observance memorandum, Robert L. Wiolkie, Undersecretary of Defense, Personnel and Readiness said in part: 54 weitere Wörter

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Air Force to Roll Out PT Test for Specific Career Fields

From the Military.com website

Air liaison officers and tactical air control party operators will soon see new career field-specific physical testing as the Air Force… 46 weitere Wörter

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Military Experts, Leaders Say 'Up or Out' Promotion System Outdated

From the Military.com website

A panel of military experts and leaders urged lawmakers on Wednesday to revamp a woefully outdated officer promotion system that has plagued recruiting and retention efforts. 29 weitere Wörter

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Check Six: Capt. Lance P. Sijan, Hero – 50 years ago

The Lance P. Sijan USAF Leadership Award was created in 1981 to recognize individuals who have demonstrated the highest qualities of leadership in their jobs and in their lives. 179 weitere Wörter

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USAF Deploys All Three Bomber Variants to Guam

From the Air Force Magazine website

Six B-52s and about 300 airmen are deploying to Andersen AFB, Guam, to take over the continuous bomber presence mission in the Pacific. 194 weitere Wörter

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