AF Christmas radio special features TV’s ‘Nashville’ cast

October 23rd, 2014 Comments off
Millions of TV viewers know them as Deacon Claybourne, Scarlett O'Connor, Avery Barkley and Layla Grant from the hit ABC series, "Nashville."

Great-granddaughter learns about Seymour Johnson: the man and the base

October 23rd, 2014 Comments off
The great-granddaughter of Seymour Johnson Air Force Base's namesake visited the base Oct. 17, and received a family history lesson she was not expecting.

Space surveillance satellite flies past 4th anniversary

October 23rd, 2014 Comments off
Members of the 1st Space Operations Squadron gathered to celebrate the Space-Based Space Surveillance Satellite's (SBSS) fourth anniversary on orbit recently.

Air Force officials announce banner year in ground safety

October 23rd, 2014 Comments off
The Air Force mission is inherently risky and Airmen mitigate those risks every day, but last fiscal year their sound risk management and decision making skills contributed to a great year in ground safety.

An Air Force first: ALO graduates Ranger School

October 23rd, 2014 Comments off
On average, more than 4,000 Soldiers go through the U.S. Army Ranger School each year. The number of Airmen who have completed the course since its inception in 1950 is only a little over 300.

Vance flight simulators go HD

October 23rd, 2014 Comments off
Instead of flying in a computer-generated world reminiscent of a Windows 95 graphics reproduction, Joint Specialized Undergraduate Pilot Training students will take to the simulated blue skies in high definition, beginning Oct 27.

Enlisted attaché duty applications due in November

October 22nd, 2014 Comments off
Active duty staff sergeants through master sergeants interested in attaché duty can apply for assignment opportunities with international affairs teams around the world, but to be considered, those interested must submit their applications by Nov. 14, Air Force officials announced Oct. 22.

Airman featured in Warrior Games documentary

October 22nd, 2014 Comments off
Master Sgt. Christopher Aguilera will be one of the wounded warriors featured on Universal Sports Network’s documentary-style special ‘Warrior Games: The Fight Continues,’ airing 8 p.m. EDT, Oct. 22.

Airman shares story of loss to raise awareness of childhood cancer

October 22nd, 2014 Comments off
Ty Nordstrom was just 4 years old when he caught a large catfish by himself. But that wasn't the only battle Ty faced at such a young age. He soon had to deal with something much scarier -- cancer.

Academy fliers soar above competition

October 22nd, 2014 Comments off
The Academy Flying Team won a top-level national flying competition for the 28th consecutive year, scoring first in overall school rankings, school flight events and school ground events.