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Army, Air Force Move Data Over Same Network for First…

WASHINGTON (Sept. 24, 2014)  - This month, the Army and Air Force achieved major network security and capacity upgrades at Joint Base San Antonio, Texas, in partnership with the Defense Information Systems Agency. This is the first Department of Defense location to achieve the pairing of new…


State of Air Force Reserve Discussed at AFA

September 16, 2014, WASHINGTON (AFNS)  -  Senior Department of Defense and industry leaders gathered at the Air Force Association’s 2014 Air and Space conference and technology exposition Sept. 15 to discuss the future of the Air Force and Air Force Reserve. More than 5,000 U.S. and…


Air Force Reveals Newest Recruiting Campaign

September 9, 2014, JOINT BASE SAN ANTONIO-RANDOLPH, Texas (AFNS)  -  The U.S. Air Force is bringing back its “Aim High” advertising slogan after a 15-year hiatus with the launch of the “I am an American Airman” recruiting campaign Sept. 8.  The integrated campaign,…


Air Force Uses Lasers to Preserve Space History

SEPTEMBER 3, 2014, JOINT BASE SAN ANTONIO-LACKLAND, Texas (AFNS) -  The site of one of America’s proudest achievements is now little more than a weed-riddled concrete pad, surrounded by twisted, rusting metal. Cape Canaveral’s Launch Complex 14 is best known as the launch site for…


Air Force, Small Business Partnership Yields Blade…

August 21, 2014, WRIGHT-PATTERSON AIR FORCE BASE, Ohio (AFNS)  -  A cost-saving and risk-mitigating technology for scanning engine rotor blades developed by the Air Force and a small business recently resulted in awards of more than $5 million.


Air Force Funds Small Business Participation in Research…

August 21, 2014, WRIGHT-PATTERSON AIR FORCE BASE, Ohio (AFNS)  -  The Air Force is searching for innovative, technology-based small businesses to compete for Small Business Innovation Research and Small Business Technology Transfer, or SBIR and STTR, research and development contracts.


Air Force Academy Introduces Computer Network Security…

August 13, 2014, U.S. AIR FORCE ACADEMY, Colo. (AFNS)  -  Even as the U.S. Air Force Academy has reduced the number of majors it offers recently, it has instituted a new program aimed at helping the Air Force fly, fight and win in cyberspace.


Air Force Implements Static EPR Closeout Dates and…

August 12, 2014, JOINT BASE SAN ANTONIO-RANDOLPH, Texas (AFNS)  -  The first in a series of changes to the enlisted evaluation and promotion systems announced July 31 will include implementation of static enlisted performance report closeout dates, or SCOD, for each grade and elimination…


Air Force Improves Nuclear Force Manpower Levels

August 8, 2014, WASHINGTON (AFNS)  -  The Air Force will increase nuclear force manning at Air Force Global Strike Command missile and bomber wings beginning this fall, officials announced Aug. 7. The Air Force will plus-up nuclear enterprise manning levels by hundreds of positions at select…


Air Force Launches Strategic Approach to Asset Management…

August 7, 2014, JOINT BASE SAN ANTONIO-LACKLAND, Texas (AFNS)  -  The Air Force Civil Engineer Center recently rolled out the first comprehensive two-year integrated priorities list to strategically order funding of sustainment, restoration, modernization, environmental and demolition projects…


Air Force Tests New Chief Master Sergeant EPR Form

August 6, 2014, JOINT BASE SAN ANTONIO-RANDOLPH, Texas (AFNS)  -  Air Force leaders will test the newly developed AF Form 912, Enlisted Performance Report (CMSgt), during the calendar year 2014 Regular Air Force Command Chief Master Sergeant Screening Board, which convenes at the Pentagon…


Air Force to Change Enlisted Evaluations and Promotions…

July 31, 2014, WASHINGTON (AFNS)  -  Air Force officials announced a series of sweeping changes to the Enlisted Evaluation System and Weighted Airman Promotion System July 31. The changes are intended to ensure the Air Force truly makes job performance the driving factor and will be implemented…


Air Force Grapples With Congress to Fund Readiness

July 31, 2014, WASHINGTON (AFNS)  -  To balance readiness today and modernization tomorrow, the Air Force’s fiscal year 2015 budget request is shrinking like today’s defense budget thanks to Congress’s own priorities and the approaching threat of sequestration in 2016,…


First Aviation Mechanic Display Added to the National…

July 23, 2014, DAYTON, Ohio (AFNS)  -  The National Museum of the U.S. Air Force honored the first aviation mechanic, Charles E. Taylor, by unveiling a bronze bust of his likeness for permanent display during a ceremony in the museum’s Early Years Gallery July 21.


Air Force Focuses Fourth Round of VERA/VSIP on Headquarters…

July 21, 2014, WASHINGTON (AFNS)  -  In an effort to lead its force management actions with voluntary programs, the Air Force announced a fourth round of civilian workforce shaping measures beginning July 21. This follows the recent Air Force announcement on headquarters organization and…


Air Force Announces Changes to Headquarters Organization…

July 15, 2014, Washington (AFNS)  -  Air Force leaders announced changes to headquarters staff manning and organization today. The Air Force will create efficiencies by deactivating and realigning organizations at Headquarters Air Force, Major Commands, Numbered Air Forces and Field Operating…


Air Force Retiree Council Convenes to Discuss Issues…

June 16, 2014, JOINT BASE SAN ANTONIO-RANDOLPH, Texas (AFNS)  -  The 2014 Air Force Retiree Council met in May to discuss issues important to retirees and surviving spouses, and receive briefings on various subjects important to the retiree community.


Air Force Releases New Feedback Forms

June 9, 2014, WASHINGTON (AFNS)  -  During the past year, Air Force leaders have been shaping a new and more comprehensive Air Force evaluation system for officers and enlisted Airmen. The new system is designed to better meet the needs of the Air Force and Airmen, differentiate more effectively…


AF Senior Leader: More Air Force Needed

May 20, 2014, WASHINGTON (AFNS)  -  The one thing everyone wants, and needs, is more Air Force, Undersecretary of the Air Force Eric Fanning told Airmen during a town-hall meeting and members of the Fifth Annual National Summit on Strategic Communications at the Washington Plaza Hotel recently.


Air Force Official Testifies on Dangers of ‘Space…

May 13, 2014, WASHINGTON (AFNS)  -  One congresswoman summed up the issue succinctly during a House Science, Space and Technology Committee hearing May 9: space junk is a growing problem. Lt. Gen. John W. “Jay” Raymond, the commander of the 14th Air Force, Air Force Space Command…


CSAF Describes Air Force’s ‘Precarious’…

May 7, 2014, WASHINGTON (AFNS)  -  After 23 years of high-tempo operations, the Air Force is in a precarious position, Air Force Chief of Staff Gen. Mark A. Welsh III told the Senate Armed Services Committee May 6. The general was joined in his testimony by his fellow members of the Joint…


Knowledge Management Centers Roll Out Air Force-Wide…

May 5, 2014, WASHINGTON (AFNS)  -  The Air Force revamped the Knowledge Management career-field, aiming to make its Airmen into some of the service’s top innovators working in newly established KM centers Air-Force-wide. The KM career-field split, announced earlier this year, moved…


Air Force Implements DOS Rollback Phase II

May 2, 2014, Joint Base San Antonio-Randolph, Texas (AFNS)  -  The Air Force has implemented the 2014 enlisted date of separation rollback program phase II, Air Force Personnel Center officials said May 1. The program accelerates the date of separation for Airmen who declined to acquire…


Air Force Secretary Reports on Total Force Balance

May 1, 2014, WASHINGTON (AFNS)  -  Air Force Secretary Deborah Lee James outlined April 30 the service’s progress in leveraging the talent and capabilities of the Air National Guard and the Air Force Reserve within the total force concept.


Air Force Tests New Surveillance Capability

April 29, 2014, HANSCOM AIR FORCE BASE, Mass. (AFNS)  -  The Air Force successfully completed the first Maritime Modes program risk reduction flight April 14, 2014, as the service moves toward providing a new air-sea battle surveillance capability.


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