12 Sep '13, 8pm

Head of Air Force Quadrennial Defense Review reassigned: The head of Air Force's planning for the Qu... #airforce

The head of Air Force’s planning for the Quadrennial Defense Review has been taken off the assignment five months before the review is expected to be completed. Maj. Gen. Steven Kwast, who has served as the director of the Air Force QDR since January, has been nominated to be the commander of the Curtis E. LeMay Center for Doctrine Development and Education and vice commander of Air University. A command pilot with about 3,300 flight hours, Kwast mostly flew the F-15E Strike Eagle and had served as commander of the 4th Fighter Wing at Seymour Johnson Air Force Base, N.C., until 2008. He commanded the 455th Air Expeditionary Wing at Bagram Airfield, Afghanistan, until 2010 before being assigned to the Pentagon. As lead on the Air Force QDR, Kwast was tasked with other branch representatives to conduct a comprehensive review of force structure, defense strategy, modernizatio...

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9/11 memorial dedicated at Dover Air Force Base

airforcetimes.com 11 Sep '13, 9pm

In a somber ceremony Wednesday, and thanks to the initiative of Dover Air Force Base firefighters, the state of Delaware b...

AF expects F-35 upgrade, 2nd training squadron ...

airforcetimes.com 13 Sep '13, 7pm

The Air Force’s F-35 program is expected to reach two major milestones this fall: the adoption of an advanced software and...

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airforce.com 13 Sep '13, 2am

Our mission? Fly, fight and win. How do we do it? By combining the best and the brightest with superior training and cutti...

Fallen Air Guardsman remembered for bravery, kindness: On Sept. 11, more than 1,000 people came to w... #airforce

Fallen Air Guardsman remembered for bravery, ki...

airforcetimes.com 13 Sep '13, 4pm

On Sept. 11, more than 1,000 people came to witness the return of the first New York Air National Guardsman killed in Afgh...

Andersen airman was under mental scrutiny befor...

airforcetimes.com 13 Sep '13, 12am

BOISE, IDAHO — An Idaho airman was stripped of her service revolver over mental health concerns, but her weapons privilege...

Air Force approves 358 early retirements: The A...

airforcetimes.com 09 Sep '13, 3pm

The Air Force approved 358 early retirements — 311 enlisted service members and 47 officers — under the latest round of Te...

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sneakerhead.com 11 Sep '13, 7pm

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af.mil 18 Sep '13, 3am

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Troops oppose strikes on Syria by 3-1 margin: T...

airforcetimes.com 11 Sep '13, 1pm

To the list of skeptics who question the need for air strikes against Syria, add an another unlikely group — many U.S. tro...

USAF signs off on KC-46 tanker review: The Air Force has signed off on the final critical design rev... #airforce

USAF signs off on KC-46 tanker review: The Air ...

airforcetimes.com 05 Sep '13, 3pm

WASHINGTON — The Air Force has signed off on the final critical design review (CDR) for its next generation tanker, formal...

Lawmakers lambaste 'old boy's network' in email...

airforcetimes.com 10 Sep '13, 3pm

Newly released emails show the lengths to which a top Air Force officer went to help a fellow fighter pilot get a new assi...

Audit critical of Navy security review system: ...

airforcetimes.com 17 Sep '13, 6pm

WASHINGTON — U.S. officials say a draft Defense Department audit criticizes one of the Navy’s security review programs for...

Pentagon's anti-Kony mission could stretch into 2015: The Pentagon mission to help four central Afri... #airforce

Pentagon's anti-Kony mission could stretch into...

airforcetimes.com 12 Sep '13, 7pm

The Pentagon mission to help four central African nations track warlord Joseph Kony could extend deep into 2015, according...

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complex.com 20 Sep '13, 3pm

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Kirtland AFB to set coyote traps: Kirtland Air ...

airforcetimes.com 07 Sep '13, 4pm

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. — Kirtland Air Force Base is clamping down on coyotes. KOAT-TV reports that the Civil Engineer Squadron ...