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Features audio news stories involving U.S. Air Force technology, personnel, and operations around the globe.

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Air Force Radio News 15 August 18 B
Today's stories: Air Force researchers are testing a digital noise-immune stethoscope. Also, Military OneSource benefits were extended for military members who have separated or retired from service.
Aug 15, 2018
Air Force Radio News 15 August 2018 A
Today's story: The Columbian Air Force refueled U.S. aircraft for the first time in history during Red Flag.
Aug 15, 2018
Air Force Radio News 14 August 2018 A
Today's story: Exercise Northern Strike kicked off in northern Michigan last week. The exercise was coordinated by the Michigan Army National Guard and brought together U.S. and allied military members.
Aug 14, 2018
Air Force Radio News 14 August 18 B
Today's stories: The Air Force awarded a hypersonic weapon contract to Lockheed Martin Missiles & Fire Control. Also, the latest episode of BLUE, Life Cycle of an Airman, is on YouTube.
Aug 14, 2018
Air Force Radio News 13 August 18 B
Today's story: Air Force squadrons are reporting positive feedback after Air Force Chief of Staff General David Goldfeins initiative to revitalize squadrons.
Aug 13, 2018
Air Force Radio News 13 August 2018 A
Today's story: Students graduated from the first iteration of the Aviation, Character and Education Flight Program. The three-week training camp was designed to combat the growing pilot shortage affecting the Air Force.
Aug 13, 2018
Air Force Radio News 10 August 18 B
Today's stories: Reserve Airmen deployed to California to help suppress wildfires. Also, Air Force captains are getting the opportunity to earn a doctorate degree in science, technology, engineering and math programs.
Aug 10, 2018
Air Force Radio News 10 August 18 A
Today's stories: 500 Airmen were selected for promotion via the enlisted in-system supplemental promotion process. Also, deployable air base system kits will soon be available around Europe.
Aug 10, 2018
Air Force Radio News 09 August 18 B
Today's story: Airmen from the 910th Medical Squadron trained with active duty counterparts at Spangdahlem Air Base, Germany. Also the Air and Cyber Space Symposium is coming soon to National Harbor, Maryland.
Aug 09, 2018
Air Force Radio News 09 August 18 A
Today's stories: U.S. Airmen and Japan Self-Defense Fighters participate in a joint live fire training at Kadena Air Base, Japan. Also, the Air Force needs pilots for the new KC-46 squadrons at McConnell Air Force Base, Kansas.
Aug 09, 2018
Air Force Radio News 08 August 18 B
Today's story: Wright-Patterson Air Force Base, Ohio, celebrated the full operational capability of the only human-rated centrifuge in the Defense Department.
Aug 08, 2018
Air Force Radio News 08 August 18 A
Today's stories: Offutt Air Force Base, Nebraska, conducted a training sortie for the first time with mostly Air National Guard and Reserve Airmen. Also, more than 300 military members are participating in readiness training Tropic Care Maui 2018.
Aug 08, 2018
Air Force Radio News 07 August 18 B
Today's story: Service members wounded in combat are exempt from the new Defense Department policy.
Aug 07, 2018
Air Force Radio News 07 August 18 A
Today's story: The first group of Airmen in the Pilot Training Next program graduated last week.
Aug 07, 2018
Air Force Radio News 06 August 18 A
Today's story: Air Force scientists are studying artificial silk to make body armor, parachutes, and tents for forward operating bases.
Aug 06, 2018
Air Force Radio News 06 August 18 B
Today's story: NASA selects 9 astronauts to fly on American-made, commercial spacecraft to and from the International Space Station.
Aug 06, 2018
Air Force Radio News 03 August 2018 B
Today’s stories: Air Force Personnel Center’s call center moves to 24-hour operations. Also, the Dirty Dozen exercise is coming up at Joint Base Elmendorf-Richardson, Alaska.
Aug 03, 2018
Air Force Radio News 03 August 2018 A
Today’s stories: Air Force Reserve Officer Training Corps cadets gained first-hand experience of active-duty lifestyle during Operation Air Force at Moody Air Force Base, Georgia. Also, the Air Force is looking at ways to enhance deliveries using space.
Aug 03, 2018
Air Force Radio News 02 August 18 B
Today's story: Security Forces teams from the United States, Great Britain, and Germany are preparing for the upcoming Defender Challenge this September.
Aug 02, 2018
Air Force Radio News 02 August 18 A
Today's story: Airmen from the California Air National Guard are helping officials battle wildfires in Northern California.
Aug 02, 2018
Air Force Radio News 01 August 2018 B
Today's story: The Air Force has taken steps to accomodate nursing mothers in uniform. Air Force moms who choose to breastfeed their children are now authorized to wear Air Force Instruction, or AFI approved undershirts in their Airman Battle Uniform or Operational Camouflage Pattern uniform.
Aug 01, 2018
Air Force Radio News 01 August 2018 A
Today's stories: The Air Force selects 8 active duty officers for the DARPA Service Chief's Fellows Program. Also, Red Flag Alaska 18-3 is set to begin on August 9th at the Joint Pacific Alaska Range Complex.
Aug 01, 2018
Air Force Radio News 31 July 2018 B
Today's stories: Following this year's Technical Sergeant promotion cycle release, the Air Force discovered that more than 50 Refueling/Bomber Aircraft Maintenance Airmen were improperly considered for promotion. Also, the Air Force rolled out a new app for Airmen called AF Connect. The CAC enabled app can be used on the go via your personal mobile device and combines all essential AF Portal applications into one.
Jul 31, 2018
Air Force Radio News 31 July 2018 A
Today's stories: Two B-52 Stratofortress bombers from Barksdale AFB, Louisiana join other units for bilateral training as part of U.S. Indo-Pacific Command's Continuous Bomber Presence operations. Also, the Air Force announces the winners of this year's Innkeeper Award for best lodging operations across the Air Force.
Jul 31, 2018
Air Force Radio News 30 July 2018 B
Today's story: The Air Force has placed an emphasis on school-age dependent education, recommending that the quality of local public schools be considered in future basing decisions for Airmen and their families.
Jul 30, 2018
Air Force Radio News 30 July 2018 A
Today's story: President Donald Trump announced he will posthumously award the Medal of Honor to the family of fallen Special Tactics Combat Controller TSgt. John Chapman.
Jul 30, 2018
Air Force Radio News 27 July 2018 B
Today's story: Air Force officials announced the NCO Retraining program for fiscal year 2019.
Jul 27, 2018
Air Force Radio News 27 July 2018 A
Today's story: General C.Q. Brown takes command of PACAF.
Jul 27, 2018
Air Force Radio News 25 July 2018 B
Today's story: The 24th Air Force was reassigned from Air Force Space Command to Air Combat Command.
Jul 25, 2018
Air Force Radio News 25 July 2018 A
Today's story: The first South Korean Pilot takes flight in the F-35A.
Jul 25, 2018
Air Force Radio News 24 July 2018 B
Today's story: Airmen from Fairchild Air Force Base, Washington test a new Joint Service Aircrew Mask.
Jul 24, 2018
Air Force Radio News 24 July 2018 A
Today's story: Reserve Airmen from Davis Monthan Air Force Base, Arizona win best in show at the RAF Fairford, England.
Jul 24, 2018
Air Force Radio News 23 July 2018 B
Today's story: The commander of Air Combat Command selected the newest officers for the Thunderbird's 2019 season.
Jul 23, 2018
Air Force Radio News 23 July 2018 A
Today's stories: During Combat Archer, a part of the Weapons System Evaluation Program, the 1st Fighter Wing from Joint Base Langley-Eustis traveled to Tyndall Air Force Base in Florida to get first-hand experience with live fire. Also, Air Mobility Command, or AMC, is accepting applications through August 17th, 2018, for active-duty mobility pilots to pioneer a new aviator technical track program.
Jul 23, 2018
Air Force Radio News 20 July 2018 A
Today's story: The Air Force is working with partner nations to improve individual and collective space capabilities in order to expand mission effectiveness across all domains.
Jul 20, 2018
Air Force Radio News 20 July 2018 B
Today's story: The Air Force awarded a contract to The Boeing Company to design and build the new Air Force One fleet by 2024.
Jul 20, 2018
Air Force Radio News 19 July 2018 B
Today's story: Air Force officials are currently accepting nominations for the Lance P. Sijan Leadership Award until August 31st.
Jul 19, 2018
Air Force Radio News 19 July 2018 A
Today's story: Advanced technology, like 3-D printers are providing fast repair capabilities and bringing cost effective maintenance to the F-35, America's most advanced fighter aircraft.
Jul 19, 2018
Air Force Radio News 18 July 2018 B
Today's story: Air Force Chief of Staff David Goldfein visited several air bases across Italy where he met with military and political leaders.
Jul 18, 2018
Air Force Radio News 18 July 2018 A
Today's story: Columbian fighter jets made a quick stop at Davis-Monthan Air Force Base to train with A-10s and F-16s before participating in the Air Force's premier air to air combat training exercise, Red Flag 18-3.
Jul 18, 2018
Air Force Radio News 17 July 2018 B
Today's story: Air Force officials announced changes to Air Force Instruction 36-2903.
Jul 17, 2018
Air Force Radio News 17 July 2018 A
Today's story: Situational awareness and accurate information can be the deciding factor between mission success and failure for security forces and base defenders.
Jul 17, 2018
Air Force Radio News 16 July 2018 B
Today's story: The KC-46 Pegasus program hit a milestone at Boeing Field in Seattle, Washington when they completed of the final flight tests required for first aircraft delivery planned in late October.
Jul 16, 2018
Air Force Radio News 16 July 2018 A
Disaster relief and humanitarian aid continues to be a major focus for Pacific Air Forces.
Jul 16, 2018
Air Force Radio News 13 July 2018 A
Today's story:The Department of Defense issued a substantive change today to its policy on the transfer by service members in the uniformed services of Post-9/11 GI Bill educational benefits to eligible family member recipients.
Jul 13, 2018
Air Force Radio News 13 July 2018 B
Today's story: The Continuous Process Improvement, or CPI Greenbelt Course inspired the innovation of a single Airman to help save time for an entire Squadron.
Jul 13, 2018
Air Force Radio News 12 July 2018 B
Today's story: Hurricane Hunters flew missions over the Indian Ocean with the government of Sri Lanka to study the island's atmosphere and predict Monsoon patterns to save lives.
Jul 12, 2018
Air Force Radio News 12 July 2018 A
Today's stories: Secretary of the Air Force Heather Wilson visited Royal Air Force Lakenheath,England where she met with Airmen from across the base, learning what it takes to make the mission happen every day and saw how 48th Fighter Wing personnel are innovating by streamlining processes and reducing redundancies.
Jul 12, 2018
Air Force Radio News 11 July 2018 A
Today's stories:The 13th Fighter Squadron participated in Combat Hammer at Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam, Hawaii, an evaluation exercise which is part of the Air Force’s weapons system evaluation program. Also, The Air Force Reserve’s Hurricane Hunters spent the weekend flying weather reconnaissance missions.
Jul 11, 2018
Air Force Radio News 11 July 2018 B
Today's stories: Secretary of the Air Force, Heather Wilson will join other military keynote speakers at the 2018 Air Force Information Technology and Cyberpower Conference, or AFITC, in Montgomery, Alabama. Also, Nascar brought Airmen from both Patrick and Moody Air Force base, with members of other services to participate in Nascar's annual nod to America's military - "Nascar Salute," at the Daytona International Speedway in Daytona, Florida earlier this week.
Jul 11, 2018
Air Force Radio News 10 July 2018 B
Today's stories: Two Air Force Material Command, or AFMC Directorates, merged to increase synergy and coordination in support of the Air Force's Nuclear Modernization efforts. Also, forecasters have projected this hurricane season to be an average one; however, whether it's a busy or slow season, it only takes one storm with devastating impacts to a community to make it a bad one, so it's important to be prepared.
Jul 10, 2018
Air Force Radio News 10 July 2018 A
Today's Story: The inaugural class of Air Force Junior Reserve Officer Training Corps cadets participating in the Chief of Staff of the Air Force Flight Academy Scholarship program this summer are off and flying.
Jul 10, 2018
Air Force Radio News 09 July 2018 B
Today's story: A new document is saving the Air Force thousands of hours spent in processing acquisitions.
Jul 09, 2018
Air Force Radio News 09 July 2018 A
Today's story: Active-duty officers interested in developing language skills and regional cultural knowledge are encouraged to apply for the Department of Defense Olmsted Scholar Program.
Jul 09, 2018
Air Force Radio News 06 July 2018 B
Today's story: Airmen in Kuwait have been working day and night with Kuwaiti counterparts to build the nearly-finished, temporary base called "Cargo City" from the ground up.
Jul 06, 2018
Air Force Radio News 06 July 2018 A
Today's story: Air National Guard aircrews from Wyoming and Nevada join fire suppression efforts at Peterson Air Force Base to fight the wildfires in Spring Creek, Colordao.
Jul 06, 2018
Air Force Radio News 03 July 2018 B
Today's story: Airmen from the Texas and Nebraska Air National Guard participated in the bi-national Air exercise, "Sky Avenger" in the Czech Republic as part of a State Partnership between the US and Czech military.
Jul 03, 2018
Air Force Radio News 03 July 2017 A
Today's stories: Secretary of the Air Force Heather Wilson talks Air Force innovation while touring AFWERX and Pilot Training Next at Joint Base San Antonio, Texas. Also, Arctic Thunder Open House concludes at Joint Base Elmendorf-Richardson, Alaska.
Jul 03, 2018
Air Force Radio News 02 July 2018 B
Today's Stories: Six passengers lost at sea for six days were rescued by crew members flying a B-52-h Stratofortress, during a Joint Search and Rescue mission in the Pacific Ocean, southwest of Guam. Also, two Afghan female pilots were among the graduates of the 15-month Initial Entry Fixed-Wing School in the Czech Republic last week.
Jul 02, 2018
Air Force Radio News 02 July 2018 A
Today's stories: The Air Force announced the winners of 2018's 12 Outstanding Airmen of the Year award. Also, the 88th Security Forces Squadron from Wright-Patterson AFB, Ohio is named this year's winner of the Air Force Association Verne Orr Award.
Jul 02, 2018
Air Force Radio News 29 June 2018 A
Today's stories: The Air Force Aid Society awarded a $1 million grant to the Air Force Enlisted Village for the renovation of the Bob Hope Village Community Center. Also, Air Force officials announced 45 projected Air Force Reserve Officers’ Training Corps detachment commander positions and 104 instructor vacancies are currently available for eligible candidates.
Jun 29, 2018
Air Force Radio News 29 June 2018 B
Today's story: The new KC-46 Pegasus tanker aircraft is scheduled to arrive at McConnell Air Force Base, Kansas, in October. A lot of progress has been made to prepare for the new tanker, including the construction of hangars, and a huge effort by the 22nd Maintenance Group to ensure they're ready to take care of the Pegasus when it becomes operational.
Jun 29, 2018
Air Force Radio News 28 June 2018 B
Today's story: Ruck marches, distance running, and swimming are all part of becoming a Battlefield Airman. the training is tough, and recruits can injure themselves if they're not prepared.
Jun 28, 2018
Air Force Radio News 28 June 2018 A
Today's story: Air Chiefs from across the Americas meet in Panama to promote cooperation.
Jun 28, 2018
Air Force Radio News 27 June 2018 B
Today's stories: Space X is awarded the contract to so send an Air Force satellite into orbit and Airmen help fight ISIS by bribing supplies to Camp Taji, Iraq.
Jun 27, 2018
Air Force Radio News 27 June 2018 A
Today's story: Vermont Air National guardsman Lt. Col Daniel Finnegan receives the Koren Kolligian trophy for his actions in 2017.
Jun 27, 2018
Air Force Radio News 26 June 2018 B
Today's story: 19 Romanian air force warrant officers and senior NCOs graduated from the U.S. Air Force Senior Noncommissioned Officer Academy, and they didn't even leave their home country.
Jun 26, 2018
Air Force Radio News 26 June 2018 A
Today's story: Air Force Space command is preparing for a launch this fall, that will send astronauts to International Space Station to study the
Jun 26, 2018
Air Force Radio News 25 June 2018 A
Today's story: The Air Force awards a contract to the Northrop Grumman Corporation for the maintenance of Ballistic Missile Radars.
Jun 25, 2018
Air Force Radio News 25 June 2018 B
Today's story: An A-29 Super Tucano crashed over the Red Rio Bombing Range, north of Holloman Air Force Base, June 22nd. The U.S Navy announced the death of lieutenant Christopher Carey Short.
Jun 25, 2018
Air Force Radio News 13 June 2018 B
Today's story: With the launch of the "We Are Airmen 2018 Recruiting Video Contest," Airmen are being called to create a video showcasing their creativity and pride in being an Airman in the US Air Force.
Jun 13, 2018
Air Force Radio News 13 June 2018 A
Today's story: A KC-135 Stratotanker from MacDill Air Force Base forward deployed to Pease Air National Guard Base, New Hampshire to support Swift Response 18 by providing in-flight refueling.
Jun 13, 2018
Air Force Radio News 12 June 2018 B
Today's stories: Airmen at the 386th Expeditionary Wing created a tool that will save the base more than $123,000 a year. Also, Joint Terminal Attack Controller Airmen from the U.S. and other Partnered Nations trained together during Saber Strike 18 in Adazi, Latvia.
Jun 12, 2018
Air Force Radio News 12 June 2018 A
Today's story: Two E-3 Sentry Airborne Warning and Control System aircraft, or AWACS from Tinker Air Force Base, Oklahoma, partnered with NATO allies in support of Exercise Baltic Operations.
Jun 12, 2018
Air Force Radio News 11 June 2018 B
Today's stories: Closing ceremonies for the Air Force-hosted 20-18 DOD Warrior Games were held Saturday at the Air Force Academy in Colorado Springs. Also, a revision to the Joint Travel Regulation grants some Reserve Citizen Airmen an increase in the maximum pay they receive for travel expenses.
Jun 11, 2018
Air Force Radio News 11 June 2018 A
Today's story: The Air Force officially has a new parental leave policy. Chief Master Sergeant of the Air Force, Kaleth Wright announced on his facebook page that now the Air Force has the most generous parental leave policy in the federal government.
Jun 11, 2018
Air Force Radio News 08 June 2018 A
Today's stories: Airmen from Ramstein Air Base, Germany's 86th Airlift Wing help commemorate the 74th Anniversary of the D-Day invasion in Normandy, France. Also, two B1-B Lancers from Dyess Air Force Base, Texas participate in Exercise Baltic Operations.
Jun 08, 2018
Air Force Radio News 8 June 2018 B
Today's story: Air Force cyber responsibilities are realigning from Air Force Space Command to Air Force Combat Command.
Jun 08, 2018
Air Force Radio News 07 June 2018 A
Today's story: 2018 DoD Warrior Games athlete Hannah Stolberg explains how the competition inspires camaraderie among its contestants.
Jun 07, 2018
Air Force Radio News 07 June 2018 B
Today's story: Six Guatemalan children injured by the eruption of the Fuego Volcano were transported to the United States Wednesday for medical treatment.
Jun 07, 2018
Air Force Radio News 06 June 2018 A
Today's story: Airmen, Soldiers, Sailors and Marines teamed up for Exercise Red Flag Rescue at Davis-Monthan Air Force Base in Arizona. The two week exercise allowed the servicemembers the chance to gain realistic combat rescue training experience.
Jun 06, 2018
Air Force Radio News 06 June 2018 B
Today's story: The 2018 Department of Defense Warrior Games are still underway at the Air Force Academy in Colorado Springs, Colorado, and Warrior Games participant, master sergeant Benjamin Seekel talks about how competing in the games help him and other athletes.
Jun 06, 2018
Air Force Radio News 05 June 2018 A
Today's story: Air Force Chief of Staff, General David Goldfein spoke at the opening ceremony for the 2018 Warrior Games and initiated a new tradition for the annual competition.
Jun 05, 2018
Air Force Radio News 05 June 2018 B
Today's stories: Taliban narcotics production and storage facilities in Afghanistan were bombed by a B-1-B Lancer aircraft from the 34th Expeditionary Bomb Squadron at Al Udeid Air Base, Qatar. The Colorado Air National Guard is supporting Saber Strike 18, a joint multinational exercise in the Baltic region and Poland, by providing F-16 Fighting Falcons to help train with Joint Tactical Air Controllers from about 20 nations.
Jun 05, 2018
Air Force Radio News 04 June 2018 B
Today's story: This year's 2018 Warrior Games have officially started in Colorado Springs, Colorado. during the opening ceremony, Air Force Chief of Staff General David Goldfein spoke about the warriors competing.
Jun 04, 2018
Air Force Radio News 04 June 2018 A
Today's story: Air Force officials announce changes to Striped for Exceptional Performers program.
Jun 04, 2018
Air Force Radio News 01 June 2018 B
Today's stories: Airmen from the 23rd Wing visited the Devil Raiders of the 621st Contingency Response Wing participate in a rescue operations exercise. Also, Air Force Materiel Command met their strategic savings objective for the second year in a row.
Jun 01, 2018
Air Force Radio News 01 June 2018 A
Today's story: The 437th and 315th Airlift Wings at Charleston Air Force Base, South Carolina are creating a virtual reenactment of the D-Day invasion on social media.
Jun 01, 2018
Air Force Radio News 25 May 2018 A
Today's stories: It's a big change for Cadets attending the Air University's Officer Training School, or O-T-S. Also, Airmen can now search a single database for all Air Force special trophies and awards.
May 24, 2018
Air Force Radio News 25 May 2018 B
Today's stories: Memorial Day marks the start of the 101 Critical Days of Summer safety campaign. Also, an Air Force Civil Engineer team at Vandenberg Air Force Base, California earned top honors in the 2018 Secretary of Defense Environmental Awards program for their commitment to innovative, green and restoration techniques.
May 24, 2018
Air Force Radio News 24 May 2018 B
Today's story: Air Force Chief of Staff General David Goldfein spoke at the U.S. Air Force Academy Class of 2018 graduation, in Colorado Springs, Colorado.
May 24, 2018
Air Force Radio News 24 May 2018 A
Today's story: Retired Air Force rated officers with Air Force Specialty Codes can apply for the Voluntary Retired Return to Active Duty Program to help alleviate manning shortages within the Air Force rated community.
May 24, 2018
Air Force Radio News 21 May 2018 B
Today's story: Air Force Chief of Staff General David Goldfein testified before the Senate Appropriation committee's defense sub committee about how the FY 2019 budget will benefit pilots.
May 21, 2018
Air Force Radio News 18 May 2018 A
Today's story: The Air Combat Command is testing a new wing organizational structure at the 366th Fighter Wing at Mountain Home Air Force Base, Idaho.
May 18, 2018
Air Force Radio News 18 May 2018 B
Today's story: Airmen got the opportunity to present ideas to leadership for infrastructure investment, resilient and agile support operations and development of multi-function combat Airmen at the 2nd Annual Installation and Mission Support Weapons and Tactics Conference on May 16th.
May 18, 2018
Air Force Radio News 17 May 2018 A
Today's story: A search for visionary ideas in technology is driving a series of listening forums the Air Force Research Lab is hosting at six universities across the U.S.
May 17, 2018
Air Force Radio News 17 May 2018 B
Today's story: The Kessel Run Experimentation Lab is the Air Force's innovative step to tackle technological hurdles faced by the warfighter.
May 17, 2018
Air Force Radio News 16 May 2018 A
Today's story: Air Force Cyber Mission Force teams achieved full operational capability on may 11th. Also, 1,176 technical sergeants were selected for promotion to master sergeant, in the 2018 E7 promotion cycle.
May 16, 2018
Air Force Radio News 16 May 2018 B
Today's story: Flight leaders at Grand Forks Air Force Base, Nebraska are getting the chance to gain new insights on leadership at a course designed to expose them to information that will help them be more successful.
May 16, 2018
Air Force Radio News 15 May 2018 B
Today's story: 18 newly commissioned Air force lieutenants from the University of Texas, San Antonio heard inspirational words from the commander of Air Education and Training Command, Lieutenant General Steve Kwast at their commissioning ceremony last week.
May 15, 2018
Air Force Radio News 15 May 2018 A
Today's story: Air Force leaders announced that the service will move to a single combat utility uniform by adopting the Operational Camouflage Pattern, or OCP, which is already in use by the army.
May 15, 2018
Air Force Radio News 14 May 2018 A
Today's story: The 80th Flying Training Wing at Sheppard Air Force Base, Texas developed a new app that consolidates over 15-hundred documents, and makes them available to pilots on a hand-held device.
May 14, 2018
Air Force Radio News 14 May 2018 B
Today's story: An expert from the Headquarters Air Education Training Command visited the 58th Special Operations Wing at Kirtland Air Force Base, New Mexico to discuss the Continuum of Learning.
May 14, 2018
Air Force Radio News 11 May 2018 B
Today' story: Secretary of the Air Force Heather Wilson and National Science Foundation Director Dr. France Córdova signed a letter of intent May 9th, to focus joint research efforts in four areas of common interest: space operations and geosciences, advanced material sciences, information and data sciences and workforce and processes.
May 11, 2018
Air Force Radio News 11 May 2018 A
Today's Stories: Air Marshall Sean Reynolds, senior officer responsible for personnel and capability of the United Kingdom's Royal Air Force visited Pilot Training Next in Austin, Texas. Also, The Air Force announced its intention to award two sole-source contracts for the Next-Generation Overhead Persistent Infrared program.
May 11, 2018
Air Force Radio News 10 May 2018 A
Today's stories: Chief of Staff of the Air Force directs all Air Force wings with flying and maintenance functions to execute a one day stand down. Also, AFWERX is accepting submissions.
May 10, 2018
Air Force Radio News 10 May 2018 B
Today's stories: Holloman Air Force Base, New Mexico, hosts the Air and Space Expo 'Legacy of Liberty'. Also, the first course for flight surgeons was created one-hundred years ago.
May 10, 2018
Air Force Radio News 09 May 2018 B
Today's story: Air Force Chief of Staff General David Goldfein is directing a safety inspection for all Air Force wings with flying and maintenance functions to be completed by May 21st.
May 09, 2018
Air Force Radio News 09 May 2018 A
Today's stories: Air Force Youth Program Camps are accepting applications for the 2018 summer programs.
May 09, 2018
Air Force Radio News 08 May 2018 A
Todays story: Phase two of the Air Force's light attack experiment began this week at Holloman Air Force Base, New Mexico. Pilots are flying the A-29 Super Tucano and the AT-6B Wolverine during a three month live fly experiment.
May 08, 2018
Air Force Radio News 08 May 2018 B
Today's stories: The Air Force is working on the F-16 Service Life Extension Program to keep the jets flying until nearly 2050. Also, Airmen from Hill Air Force Base, Utah, return from a six-month deployment to Kadena Air Base, Japan.
May 08, 2018
Air Force Radio News 07 May 2018 B
Today's stories: The Air Force is looking to upgrade its current missile warning satellites to maintain air superiority. Also, the Air Force is looking for photo submissions for its 2018 Air Force photo contest.
May 07, 2018
Air Force Radio News 07 May 2018 A
Today's story: Air Force Reserve Command Recruiting Service has a new tool in its recruiting arsenal with the launch of the interactive Mobile Marketing Platform.
May 07, 2018
Air Force Radio News 03 May 2018 B
Today's stories: The Explosive Ordnance Disposal, or E-O-D preliminary school at Sheppard Air Force Base, Texas developed a new PT program to reduce injury and enhance performance. Also, nearly 95 personnel and six F-16 Fighting Falcons from Misawa Air Base, Japan participated in an Aviation Training Relocation program at a Japanese air base last week.
May 03, 2018
Air Force Radio News 3 May 2018 A
Today's stories: The Air Force announced that the B-21 Raider will replace B-1 Lancer and B-2 Spirit aircraft at three existing bomber bases beginning in the mid-2020s. Also, a U.S. C-130 Hercules cargo plane from the Puerto Rico Air National Guard crashed in Georgia.
May 03, 2018
Air Force Radio News 2 May 2018 B
Today's stories: New virtual reality F-35 simulators are currently under construction at Hill Air Force Base, Utah. Also, U.S. Strategic Command entered into an agreement with the Danish Ministry of Defence to share space situational awareness, or SSA, services and information.
May 02, 2018
Air Force Radio News 2 May 2018 A
Today's story: The AFWERX Fusion Challenge, which is now accepting submission until May 20th, 2018, is an open innovation collaboration between the Air Force and non-military collaborators in technology, academics, engineering, defense, small business and start-ups.
May 02, 2018
Air Force Radio News 01 May 2018 B
Today's stories: Air Mobility Command and civic leaders had their Biannual Phoenix Rally Summit meeting at Scott Air Force Base, Illinois with a focus on better education for military families.
May 01, 2018
Air Force Radio News 1 May 2018 A
Today's stories: The NASA InSight, destined for Mars, is scheduled to launch from Vandenberg Air Force Base, California, on a United Launch Alliance Atlas V rocket. Also, more than 2,000 students from 23 different schools attended the 2018 Air and Space Expo at Joint Base Charleston, South Carolina.
May 01, 2018
The 435th AEW Mission
Commander of the 435th Air Expeditionary Wing, Col Michael Rawls explains the wings mission and his goals during his command.
May 01, 2018
Air Force Radio News 30 April 2018 B
Today's Stories: The Department of Defense instituted the Continuous Evaluation Program earlier this year, changing requirements for people with security clearances. Also, the Air Force Reserve Command is putting a priority on training Flight Engineers with a program called "High School to Flight School."
Apr 30, 2018
Air Force Radio News 30 April 2018 A
Today's stories: Air Force Chief of Staff General David Goldfein and his wife, Dawn Goldfein, posted a video on Facebook, with characters from Sesame Street, to honor military children for the Month of the Military Child. Also, a U.S. Air Force KC-135 Stratotanker supported U.K.-led exercise Joint Warrior, over RAF Mildenhall, England.
Apr 30, 2018
Air Force Radio News 27 April 2018 A
Today's story: The Air Force has a new acquisition program that could potentially save 2 billion dollars.
Apr 27, 2018
Air Force Radio News 27 April 2018 B
Today's stories: The Air Force Technical Applications Center, the only agency in the Department of Defense that conducts global nuclear surveillance, recently went through a full-scale organizational change to better align the center’s vital capabilities to improve mission effectiveness. The U.S. Air Force Concert Band and Britain's Central Band of the Royal Air Force performed together in the Royal Air Force Centenary Concert recently in Washington D.C.
Apr 27, 2018
Air Force Radio News 26 April 2018 A
Today's stories: Airmen will no longer be required to complete distance learning prior to in-residence attendance at the NCO and senior NCO academy. MacDill Air Force Base recently hosted the first Leaders Inspiring for Tomorrow, or LIFTx, seminar where ten speakers shared their stories of leadership, inspiration, innovation and resiliency.
Apr 26, 2018
Air Force Radio News 26 April 2018 B
Today's story: U.S. Strategic Command or USSTRATCOM and the Danish Ministry of Defense signed an agreement to share space situational awareness services and information.
Apr 26, 2018
Air Force Radio News 25 April 2018 A
Today's story: The Air Force Chief Data Office hosted their annual workshop.
Apr 25, 2018
Air Force Radio News 24 April 2018 A
Today's story: Guard and Reserve Airmen begin training with the Modular Airborne Firefighting System.
Apr 24, 2018
Air Force Radio News 24 April 2018 B
Today's stories: Five Explosive Ordnance Disposal technicians assigned to the 509th Civil Engineer Squadron recovered and safely disposed of 13 unexploded ordnances or UXOs, in the Kansas City metropolitan area. The 911th Airlift Wing assigned to the Pittsburgh International Airport Air Reserve Station is changing to meet the needs of the Air Force.
Apr 24, 2018
Air Force Radio News 23 April 2018 A
Today's story: The Air Force is continuing its roll out of the Alpha Warrior Program with the launch of the 2018 Alpha Warrior meet and greet tour.
Apr 23, 2018
Air Force Radio News 23 April 2018 B
Today's story: Air Force officials announced Schriever Air Force base, Colorado, as the preferred location for the Joint Force Space Component staff.
Apr 23, 2018
Air Force Radio News 20 April 2018 A
Today's story: The Air Force F-22 Raptor Demonstration Team performs at an air show in chile.
Apr 20, 2018
Air Force Radio News 20 April 2018 B
Today's stories: Air Force Chief of Staff, General David Goldfein, gave a speech emphasizing the importance of Airmen during the 34th Space Symposium in Colorado Springs, CO. Also, the first iteration of Red Flag 18-1 is scheduled to commence April 26th.
Apr 20, 2018
Air Force Radio News 19 April 2018 B
Today's stories: Commander of Air Force Space Command, General Jay Raymond, spoke to members of the International Space Community, Industry, and Media at the 34th Space Symposium, describing the past year as a turning point for National Security Space.
Apr 19, 2018
Air Force Radio News 19 April 2018 A
Today's stories: Secretary of the Air Force Heather Wilson delivered the key note address at the 34th Annual Space Symposium April 17, 2018, in Colorado Springs. Also, the U.S. and Philippine Armed Forces will conduct subject matter expert exchanges at military installations throughout the Philippines starting April 23rd through May 4th.
Apr 19, 2018
Air Force Radio News 17 April 2018 B
Today's stories: The 688th Cyperspace Wing at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland, Texas wrapped up its first Airpower Leadership Academy or ALA last week.
Apr 17, 2018
Air Force Radio News 17 April 2018 A
Today's story: Air Combat Command released the findings of an Aircraft Mishap investigation from late last year.
Apr 17, 2018
Air Force Radio News 13 April 2018 B
Today's stories: The first ever Pathways To Thriving summit was held at the U.S. Air Force Academy this week for survivors of sexual assault. Also, the final development flight test for the F-35 program based at Edwards Air Force Base, California, and Naval Station Patuxent River, Maryland marked the end of the System Development and Demonstration phase of the program.
Apr 13, 2018
Air Force Radio News 13 April 2018 A
Today's stories: Miltax is a quick and reliable way for service members to prepare and file their taxes.
Apr 13, 2018
Air Force Radio News 11 April 2018 A
Today's stories: Lieutenant General David Thompson earns his third star by assuming the new Air Force Space Command Vice Commander position. Also, a portrait honoring former Secretary of the Air Force Deborah Lee James was unveiled in Washington D.C. at Joint Base Anacostia-Bolling.
Apr 11, 2018
Air Force Radio News 11 April 2018 B
Today's story: Vice Chief of Staff of the Air Force General Stephen Wilson spoke at the 2018 Future of War Conference in Washington, D.C. on Monday. He emphasized Airmen will continue leading the way in preparing for the future of war and highlighted the importance of speed, connectivity and innovation.
Apr 11, 2018
Air Force Radio News 11 April 2018 B
Today's story: Vice Chief of Staff of the Air Force General Stephen Wilson spoke at the 2018 Future of War Conference in Washington, D.C. on Monday. He emphasized Airmen will continue leading the way in preparing for the future of war and highlighted the importance of speed, connectivity and innovation.
Apr 11, 2018
Air Force Radio News 10 April 2018 B
Today's story: Secretary of the Air Force Heather Wilson highlighted priorities demanded by the new National Defense Strategy during a town hall in Bedford, Massachusetts.
Apr 10, 2018
Air Force Radio News 10 April 2018 A
Today's Stories: When the Space-X Falcon Nine rocket launched safely last week to resupply the International Space Station, Reserve Citizen Airmen were patrolling the path of the launch, ready to clear maritime traffic in case of a problem.
Apr 10, 2018
Air Force Radio News 03 April 2018 A
Today's stories: Air Force officials are accepting nominations for the 2018 Civilian Strategic Leadership Program. Also, the Key Spouse Program is an official Air Force Unit Family Readiness Program designed to promote family resiliency and enhance community involvement.
Apr 04, 2018
Air Force Radio News 03 April 2018 B
Today's Stories: Applications for the 2018 Civilian Strategic Leadership program are due to the Air Force Personnel Center by May 1st. Also, the Air force has a program that helps military spouses interested in getting to know their installation and community resources.
Apr 04, 2018
Air Force Radio News 04 April 2018 B
Today's story:Air Force Materiel Command is playing a critical role in analyzing unexplained physiological events with the T-6 Texan II training Aircraft.
Apr 04, 2018
Air Force Radio News 04 April 2018 A
Today's stories: Boeing awarded a contract modification related to the F-15. Also, Future Airmen can begin their career as a company grade officer through three main paths.
Apr 04, 2018
Air Force Radio News 02 April 2018 B
Today's story: The Air Force Institute of Technology Graduate School of Engineering and Management awarded 241 degrees.
Apr 02, 2018
Air Force Radio News 28 March 2018 B
Today's story: Airmen deploying to AFCENT AOR's now have reduced deployments checklists.
Apr 02, 2018
Air Force Radio News 28 March 2018 B
Today's stories: Airmen deploying to AFCENT AOR's have a reduced deployment checklist.
Apr 02, 2018
Air Force Radio News 28 March 2018 B
Today's story: Airmen deploying to AFCENT AOR's now have a shorter deployment checklist.
Apr 02, 2018
Air Force Radio News 29 March 2018 A
Today's stories: Exercise Cope West 2018 wraps up. Also, Tax help on Militaryoncesource.com.
Apr 02, 2018
Air Force Radio News 29 March 2018 B
Today's story: The 1st Space Operations Squadron accepted control authority of a new satellite during a ceremony at Schriever Air Force Base, Colorado.
Apr 02, 2018
Air Force Radio News 30 March 2018 B
Today's story: U.S Air Force Special Operations Forces from the 352nd Special Operations Wing conducted an Arctic Winter training course in Ssweden with Army Special Forces assigned to the 10th Special Forces Group, from February to March 2018.
Apr 02, 2018
Air Force Radio News 30 March 2018 A
Today's story: The 2018 Air Force Assistance Fund campaign is back to raise money for charities. From March 26th until May 4th, Air Force bases worldwide will be participating in the campaign.
Apr 02, 2018
Air Force Radio News 28 March 2018 A
Today's stories: Retired Chief Master Sergeant of the Air Force Rodney J. McKinley visited Ellsworth AFB, South Dakota. Also, Filing taxes after the April 17th deadline is more common then you think.
Mar 28, 2018
Air Force Radio News 27 March 2018 B
Today's story: Officers attend a Flight Commanders course hosted by FTAC at Schriever Air Force Base, Colorado.
Mar 27, 2018
Air Force Radio News 27 March 2018 A
Today's story: The Air Force Installation and Contracting Agency recently captured more than one-billion dollars in budgetary savings and cost avoidance.
Mar 27, 2018
Air Force Radio News 26 March 2018 A
Today's Story: The 386th Air Expeditionary Wing in Southwest Asia is upgrading their lodging to give Airmen a better quality of life.
Mar 26, 2018
Air Force Radio News 26 March 2018 B
Today's story: Airmen from the 56th Logistics Readiness Squadron vehicle operations flight at Luke Air Force Base, Arizona have started using new training technology.
Mar 26, 2018
Package: BG France Participates in K9 Demonstration on ADAB
The K-9 unit on Al Dhafra Air Base recently held a demonstration of their four-legged wingmen. The hour-long demonstration included obedience, detection, and attacks. One of the unique things spectators in attendance were able to watch Brig. Gen. Derek C. France, Commander of the 380th Air Expeditionary Wing, volunteering to wear a bite suit during the show. Interview #1: Brig. Gen. Derek C. France, Commander of the 380th Air Expeditionary Wing Interview #2: Staff Sgt Joshua Leddy, 380th K-9 Please see related products about the K9 Demonstration on ADAB: General France BROLL w/soundbites: https://www.dvidshub.net/video/587222/broll-with-soundbites-bg-france-participates-mwd-demostration Interview - Staff Sgt Joshua Leddy: https://www.dvidshub.net/video/587223/interview-ssgt-joshua-leddy MWD BROLL: https://www.dvidshub.net/video/587227/broll-380-aew-mwd
Mar 23, 2018
Air Force Radio News 22 March 2018 B
Today's story: Firefighters from the 379th Expeditionary Civil Engineer Squadron and Qatar Emiri Air Force recently combined forces to increase mission effectiveness.
Mar 22, 2018
Air Force Radio News 22 March 2018 A
Todays story: Secretary of the Air Force Heather Wilson testified before the U.S. House of Representatives about the 2019 Air Force budget.
Mar 22, 2018
Air Force Radio News 20 March 2018 A
Today's story: The African Partnership Flight program, a week-long event, kicked off on March 19th after an opening ceremony at Captain Andalla Cisse Air Base, Senegal.
Mar 20, 2018
Air Force Radio News 20 March 2018 B
Today's stories: 15 year old Jared Stoney becomes an honorary A-10 Thunderbolt II pilot at Mood AFB, GA. Also, Tax help at Militaryonesource.mil.
Mar 20, 2018
Air Force Radio News 19 March 2018 B
Today's story: For the first time ever, a U.S. Air Force Airman will attend the 2018 United Nations Logistics Officer Course in Bangladesh starting this fall.
Mar 19, 2018
Air Force Radio News 19 March 2018 A
Today's story: The 39th Medical Operations Squadron is performing the duties of explosive ordnance disposal Airmen at Incirlik Air Base, Turkey to help reduce the stress that comes with working in 75-pound protective bomb suits
Mar 19, 2018
Air Force Radio News 16 March 2018 B
Today's story: During Air Force Chief of Staff General David Goldfein's testimony to the House of Representatives Committee on Appropriations, he stressed the importance of having Air Force assets in the fight to support ground forces.
Mar 16, 2018
Air Force Radio News 16 March 2018 A
Today's story: Secretary of the Air Force Heather Wilson said there are two bold moves in the Air Force’s fiscal year 2019 budget during testimony to the U.S. House of Representatives Committee on Appropriations.
Mar 16, 2018
Air Force Radio News 15 March 2018 A
Secretary of the Air Force Heather Wilson and Air Force Chief of Staff General David Goldfein testified before the U.S. House of Representatives Committee on Appropriations about the Air Force’s fiscal year 2019 budget in Washington, D.C., this week.
Mar 15, 2018
Air Force Radio News 15 March 2018 B
Today's story: Air Force Chief of Staff General David Goldfein joined the Secretary of the Air Force Heather Wilson to testify before the U.S. House of Representatives Committee on Appropriations Tuesday about the Air Force's fiscal year 2019 budget.
Mar 15, 2018
Air Force Radio News 14 March 2018 A
Today's story: U.S. Air Forces Central Command hosted its second annual Innovation Summit last week at Al Udeid Air Base, in Qatar.
Mar 14, 2018
Air Force Radio News 14 March 2018 B
Today's Story: Rescue Airmen from the 23rd Wing recently participated in a joint rescue operation with other Air Force and U.S Marine Corps assets off the coast of California.
Mar 14, 2018
Air Force Radio News 13 March 2018 B
Today's story: Technical Sergeant Phillip Dyer was awarded the Airman's Medal on March 9th for his efforts during a flood.
Mar 13, 2018
Air Force Radio News 13 March 2018 A
Today's story: the Air Force Services Activity is partnering with the National Park Trust for the Buddy Bison Program Great Outdoor Challenge.
Mar 13, 2018
Air Force Radio News 12 March 2018 A
Today's story: Chief Master Sergeant of the Air Force Kaleth Wright paid a visit to the Airmen of Peterson Air Force Base, Colorado, last week to discuss several topics from Air Force resiliency to the feasibility of warrant officers.
Mar 12, 2018
Air Force Radio News 12 March 2018 B
Today's Stories: The Joint Staff recently approved the Humanitarian Service Medal for active service members, Coast Guardsmen, and members of the Reserve components, including the National Guard, who were physically present during recent hurricane disaster relief. Also, the Air Force continues to strike the terrorist organization ISIS in Syria and Iraq in support of Operation Inherent Resolve.
Mar 12, 2018
Air Force Radio News 09 March 2018 A
Today's story: Chief Master Sergeant of the Air Force Kaleth Wright spoke to us in a recent interview and explained to us why he has chosen to take a transparent approach when it comes to his social media.
Mar 09, 2018
Air Force Radio News 9 March 2018 B
Today's story: Secretary of the Air Force Heather Wilson talks about what Airmen must do to ensure the Air Force maintains air and space superiority in the future.
Mar 08, 2018
Air Force Radio News 8 March 2018 B
Today's story: Secretary of the Air Force Heather Wilson discusses what separates Airmen from service members in other branches.
Mar 08, 2018
Air Force Radio News 08 March 2018 A
Today's story: In a recent interview at the Air Force Association in Orlando Florida, Chief Master Sergeant of the Air Force Kaleth Wright spoke to us about social fitness and how he maintained his resiliency during challenging times in his career.
Mar 08, 2018
Air Force Radio News 7 March 2018 B
Today's story: Secretary of the Air Force Heather Wilson talks about improving the quality of life for Airmen.
Mar 07, 2018
Air Force Radio News 7 March 2018 A
Today's story: The 18th Space Control Squadron at Peterson Air Force Base Colorado carries out the Air Force's space surveillance mission by tracking close to 1,800 active satellites and a multitude of other man-made objects orbiting the Earth. Also, The Air Force Personnel Center is transitioning the Air Force Officer Assignment System from three to two cycles.
Mar 07, 2018
Air Force Radio News 06 March 2018 A
Today's story: Air Force officials have announced the creation of a new Information Operations technical training school.
Mar 06, 2018
Air Force Radio News 6 March 2018 B
Today's story: Secretary of the Air Force Heather Wilson discusses how communications among Arimen need to change to meet the challenges of battle.
Mar 06, 2018
Air Force Radio News 5 March 2018 B
Today's story: Air Force Chief of Staff General David Goldfein speaks about the National Defense Strategy at the Air Warfare Symposium in Orlando, Florida.
Mar 05, 2018
Air Force Radio News 05 March 2018 A
Today's story: Reserve Citizen Airmen of the 920th Rescue Wing supported the Atlas V rocket launch, which delivered a next-generation weather satellite for the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration.
Mar 05, 2018
Air Force Radio News 05 March 2018 A
Today's story: Reserve Citizen Airmen of the 920th Rescue Wing supported the Atlas V rocket launch, which delivered a next-generation weather satellite for the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration.
Mar 05, 2018
Air Force Radio News 02 March 2018 A
Today's stories: Air Force Chief of Staff General David Goldfein posts a link to his professional military reading list on his official Facebook page. Also, The Air Force continues to strike ISIS in support of Operation Inherent Resolve.
Mar 02, 2018
Air Force Radio News 02 March 2018 B
Today's stories: The 19th Air Force Commander, has ordered the end to the operational pause of the T-6 Texan II fleet.
Mar 02, 2018
Air Force Radio News 01 March 2018 B
Today's story: 22nd Air Refueling Wing Aircraft boom instructor, Master Seargant Bartek Bachleda took home the top prize in the Air Force’s first-ever Spark Tank innovation competition, at the Air Force Association’s Air Warfare Symposium.
Mar 01, 2018
Air Force Radio News 01 March 2018 A
Today's stories: The 53rd Weather Reconnaissance Hurricane Hunters completed weather recon on atmospheric rivers last month. Also, 1,549 Master Sergeants were selected for promotion to Senior Master Sergeant.
Mar 01, 2018
Air Force Radio News 27 February 2018 B
Today's story: During the 2018 Air Force Association Air Warfare Symposium, Chief Master Sergeant of the Air Force, Kaleth Wright spoke about how to harness the innovative spirit of Airmen.
Feb 27, 2018
Air Force Radio News 27 February 2018 A
Today's story: General Mike Holmes discussed the significance of deterring adversaries through innovation at the 2018 Air Warfare Symposium.
Feb 27, 2018
Air Force Radio News 26 February 2018 B
Today's stories: Holloman Air Force Base, New Mexico hosted Dissimilar Aircraft Training and Integration with the Royal Canadian Air Force. Also, Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland, Texas' Air Force Sports is accepting applicants for the 2018 Armed Forces Soccer team.
Feb 26, 2018
Air Force Radio News 26 February 2018 A
Today's stories: The Advanced Pilot Trainer, or T-X, will replace the T-38C Talon at the Air Force's Undergraduate Pilot Training bases. Also, the Air Force trials for the Warrior Games has begun at Nellis Air Force Base, Nevada.
Feb 26, 2018
Air Force Radio News 23 February 2018 B
Today's story: General Tod Wolters toured Norway to see the Royal Norwegian Air Force capabilities and training identification procedures.
Feb 23, 2018
Air Force Radio News 23 February 2018 A
Today's stories: The U.S. Air Force School of Aerospace Medicine debuts the new Dari System, which could predict injuries before they happen. Also, Air National Guardsmen from Hawaii and California participate in Exercise Patriot South.
Feb 23, 2018
Air Force Radio News 20 February 2018 A
Today's stories: The Air Force demonstrates hydrogen as an alternate fuel source at Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam, Hawaii. Also, officials are seeking nominations for the 2018 First Sergeant of the Year Award.
Feb 20, 2018
Air Force Radio News 20 February 2018 B
Today's stories: Over the phone appointments available for Air Force patients who don't need to see their provider in person. Also, U.S. Air Forces in Europe band's trip to Kosovo.
Feb 20, 2018
Air Force Radio News 16 February B
Today's story: 2 Air Commandos receive the Distinguished Flying Cross for actions in Afghanistan.
Feb 16, 2018
Air Force Radio News 16 February A
Today's story: The Air Force selects new foreign area officers and and Holloman hosts the Royal Canadian Air Force.
Feb 16, 2018
PACKAGE: 156th Airlift Wing Partners with Foundation for Puerto Rico for a Food and Water Distro in Orocovis _NO CG / lower thirds
A package about the men and women from the 156th Airlift Wing from Muniz Air Base and how they partnered with volunteers from the Foundation for Puerto Rico, to distributing food and water in the municipality of Orocovis on Friday, Dec. 8, 2017. The Orocovis municipality, which is in the Central Mountain Range in Puerto Rico, is an area hard to reach in the mountainous part of the island because of washed out and unstable roadways. Some of the people occupying the area have been without power for the last two months and the much-needed supplies were welcomed. Interviewee #1: Staff Sgt. Alex Rivera, 156th Airlift Wing MEDGroup Interviewee #2: Michael Menda, Foundation for Puerto Rico Interviewee #3: Natalia Arcila, Foundation for Puerto Rico (woman in car) Interviewee #4: Airman Angel Ayala RIvera, 156th Airlift Wing LRS *Please see BROLL, Spanish and English Interviews
Feb 15, 2018
Air Force Radio News 14 February 2018 B
Today's story: Airmen partner with the Niger military to help find a missing local girl.
Feb 14, 2018
Air Force Radio News 14 February 2018 A
Today's stories: the Air Force selected its first two candidates for a new cyberspace officer direct appointment pilot program. Also, the service-wide migration to the Microsoft Windows 10 Operating System has begun.
Feb 14, 2018
Air Force Radio News 13 February 2018 A
Today's stories: Air Force Chief of Staff, General David Goldfein and his wife Dawn, visited Andersen Air Force Base, Guam to meet servicemembers and their spouses. Also, U.S. Air Forces in Europe transitions to the Defense Enterprise Accounting and Management system.
Feb 13, 2018
Air Force Radio News 13 February 2018 B
Today's story: Air Force leadership talks about the proposed fiscal year 2019 budget.
Feb 13, 2018
Air Force Radio News 09 February 2018 A
Airmen from the 920th Rescue Wing, supported the launch of SpaceX's Falcon 9 Heavy on February 7th.
Feb 09, 2018
Air Force Radio News 09 February 2018 B
Today's Story: Early February, Air Force officials announced that emails containing personally identifiable information, or P-I-I will be blocked from transmission unless the email is encrypted.
Feb 09, 2018
Air Force Radio News 08 February 2018 A
Today's story: U.S. Forces conduct strikes in Northern Afghanistan, and A1C Cory Kuttler tells you the ins and outs of the blended retirement system in the newest installment of FYI.
Feb 08, 2018
Air Force Radio News 08 February 2018 B
Today's Story: The 816th Expeditionary Airlift Squadron, based at Al Udeid Air Base, qatar transported equipment and personnel from Iraq to Afghanistan, in late January.
Feb 08, 2018
Air Force Radio News 07 February 2018 A
Today's story: the Air Force continues with experimentation on light attack aircraft and a promo for AFTV's YouTube page.
Feb 07, 2018
Air Force Radio News 07 February 2018 B
Today's Story: The Air Force Medical Service continues to train its surgical teams, using the latest technology to ensure patients have access to the most advanced surgical procedures and the best possible outcomes.
Feb 07, 2018
Air Force Radio News 06 February 2018 A
Today's story: the Air Force has assembled a group to explore how the service will continue to lead, operate and integrate electronic warfare throughout the electromagnetic spectrum, called the Enterprise Capability Collaboration Team.
Feb 06, 2018
Air Force Radio News 06 February 2018 B
Today's Story: Reservists from the 315th Airlift Wing at Joint Base Charleston delivered nearly 100,000 pounds of humanitarian aid to Haiti this weekend.
Feb 06, 2018
Air Force Radio News 05 February 2018 A
Today's stories: Dobbins Air Reserve Base Airmen arrive in Portugal for Exercise Real Thaw 18. Also, the U.S. military participates in the 2018 Singapore International Airshow.
Feb 05, 2018
Air Force Radio News 05 February 2018 B
Today's Story: U.S. Air Forces Central Command, in coordination with Combined Joint Task Force – Operation Inherent Resolve, stood up a Coalition Aviation Advisory and Training Team in Iraq Feb. 1.
Feb 05, 2018
Air Force Radio News 02 February 2018 A
Today's stories: Construction underway in Kuwait City to provide a work environment for Coalition Forces to continue Aerial Port Operations. Also,Army Air Force Staff Sergeant John H Canty who served in WWII was accounted for last month.
Feb 02, 2018
Air Force Radio News 02 February 2018 B
Today's stories: A modernized version of the Move.mil website goes live, thanks to the U.S. Transportation Command in partnership with the Air Force Digital Service. Also, the Air Force begins accepting nominations for the 2019 Presidential Award for Extraordinary Efforts to Combat Trafficking in Persons.
Feb 02, 2018
Air Force Radio News 01 February 2018 A
Today's stories: T-6 Texan II pause in training. Also, Virtual Reality training at Sheppard AFB, Texas.
Feb 01, 2018
Air Force Radio News 01 February 2018 B
Today's stories: Two C-130H Hercules aircraft and approximately 50 Airmen from the 94th Airlift Wing at Dobbins Air Reserve Base, Georgia, deployed to Monte Real Air Base, Portugal to participate in Real Thaw 18. Also, tax season is now in session, as of January 29th, with a filing deadline of April 17th, 2018.
Feb 01, 2018
Air Force Radio News 31 January 2018 A
Today's stories: Approximately 300 Airmen and four B-52H Stratofortress aircraft from the 23rd Expeditionary Bomb Squadron assigned to the 5th Bomb Wing at Minot Air Force Base, North Dakota, returned home from their deployment to RAF Fairford, England on January 30th. Also, Airmen assigned to the 432nd Wing and 432nd Air Expeditionary Wing at Creech Air Force Base, Nevada, received the Doolittle Award.
Jan 31, 2018
Air Force Radio News 31 January 2018 B
Today's stories: The results of an MQ-1B crash from February 2016 has been released by Headquarters Air Combat Command. Also, the Air Force selected 467 officers for promotion in the CY17-D Central Selection Board.
Jan 31, 2018
Air Force Radio News 30 January 2018 A
Today's story: Members of the U.S. Air force Heritage Flight are scheduled to perform a flyover at Super Bowl Fifty Three on February 4th.
Jan 30, 2018
Air Force Radio News 30 January 2018 B
Today's story: Officials announced they're accepting nominations for 2018's Air Force Sergeant Association Pitsenbarger Award.
Jan 30, 2018
Air Force Radio News 29 January 2018 B
Today's stories: The 635th Material Maintenance Squadron heads to Chad to help the Chadian Air Force recover after a wind storm destroyed aircraft and shelters at their main airfield last year. Also, the National Space Defense Center begins 24/7 operations.
Jan 29, 2018
Air Force Radio News 29 January 2018 A
Todays Story: Recent policy changes are making it easier for Air Force Reservists to meet mandatory Transition Assistance Program requirements.
Jan 29, 2018
Air Force Radio News 26 January 2018 A
Today's stories: 2nd Security Forces Squadron unveil first ever Security Forces Memorial Wall. Also, Secretary of the Air Force Heather Wilson visited Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickham, Hawaii, on the first leg of her Indo-Pacific Tour.
Jan 26, 2018
Air Force Radio News 26 January 2018 B
Today's story: The Air Force announced the six Spark Tank finalists who will showcase their innovative ideas to Air Force senior leaders at the Air Force Association's Air Warfare Symposium on February 23rd in Orlando, Florida.
Jan 26, 2018
Air Force Radio News 25 January 2018 A
Todays Story: Reserve Airmen and A-10 aircraft of the 303rd Expeditionary Fighter Squadron out of Whiteman air force base, Missouri have been realigned to Kandahar Airfield, Afghanistan in support of Operation Inherent Resolve.
Jan 25, 2018
Air Force Radio News 25 January 2018 B
Today's story: The Air Force successfully launched the fourth Space Based Infrared System Geosynchronous Earth Orbit satellite from Patrick Air Force Base, Florida.
Jan 25, 2018
Air Force Radio News 24 January 2018 A
Today's Story: The National Aeronautics and Space Administration along with the German Aerospace center or DRL, conducted bio-fuel testing throughout Europe last week.
Jan 24, 2018
Air Force Radio News 24 January 2018 B
Today's story: Air Force Space Command nominated two innovative ideas for the Air Force's Spark Tank competition.
Jan 24, 2018
Air Force Radio News 23 January 2018 B
Today's stories: U.S. Air Forces in Europe-Air Forces Africa hosted the first ever partnership flight symposium. Also, Sentry ALOHA 18-1 wraps up this week at Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickham, Hawaii.
Jan 23, 2018
Air Force Radio News 23 January 2018 A
Today's story: Airmen from Davis-Monthan Air Force Base, Arizona prepare the A-10 for the 2018 air show season.
Jan 23, 2018
Air Force Radio News 19 January 2018 B
Today's stories: A 20th Space Control Squadron Airman received the Airman's Medal at a ceremony at Eglin AFB, Florida. Also; Exercise Commando Sling 18 kicks off in Singapore.
Jan 19, 2018
Air Force Radio News 19 January 2018 A
Today's stories: The Second Annual Enlisted Remotely Piloted Aircraft Pilot Selection Board prepares to select new applicants to the RPA Training Program. Also; the Air Force announces dates and locations for The Science and Technology 2030 Summit in Washington D.C.
Jan 19, 2018
Air Force Radio News 18 January 2018 B
Today's story: The Air Force implements a new approach to plan programs and budgets, as part of Air Force Secretary Heather Wilson's effort to establish an "Air Force Warfighting Integration Capability."
Jan 18, 2018
Air Force Radio News 17 January 2018 B
Today's stories: The U.S. Air Forces Central Command Band, worked with the U.S. Embassy in Djibouti, to perform for the Balbala E-learning Center in Djibouti City. Also, as Air Mobility Command's transition to cloud-based services approaches , AMC senior leaders gathered at Scott Air Force Base, Illinois, for an experiential learning activity.
Jan 17, 2018
Air Force Radio News 17 January 2018 A
Today's stories:A civilian technology company teams with Sheppard AFB, Texas to develop a virtual environment trainer for maintenance Airmen. Also, Reservists from Kessler AFB, Mississippi's 403rd Wing deploy to Southwest Asia in support of Operations Freedom's Sentinel and Inherent Resolve.
Jan 17, 2018
Air Force Radio News 16 January 2018 B
Today's stories: Six U.S. Air Force B-52H Stratofortress bombers and 300 Airmen from Barksdale Air Force Base, Louisiana, are deploying to Andersen Air Force Base, Guam, in support of U.S Pacific Command's Continuous Bomber Presence mission. Also, Air Command and Staff College, Air University out of Maxwell Air Force Base, Alabama, conducted an adaptive flight training study with pilots at Columbus Air Force Base Mississippi.
Jan 16, 2018
Air Force Radio News 16 January 2018 A
Today's story: The Ohio Air National Guard teams up with Spangdhalem Air Base, Germany's 52nd Fighter Wing for a Theater Security Package in Estonia to support Operation Atlantic Resolve.
Jan 16, 2018
Air Force Radio News 12 January 2018 A
Today's stories: Four B-52 Stratofortress aircraft from the 5th Bomb Wing at Minot Air Force Base, North Dakota, are now at RAF Fairford, England, supporting a strategic bomber deployment, conducting theater integration and training in the United Kingdom. Also, The Air Education and Training Command is sending two proposals to the Air Force's Spark Tank Competition that revolve around using the latest technological platforms to train and educate in an accelerated, cost efficient, learning-focused manner.
Jan 12, 2018
Air Force Radio News 12 January 2018 B
Today's story: Vice President Mike Pence met with Airmen from Nellis Air Force Base, Nevada, during his trip to attend the grand opening of the first AFWERX facility in downtown Las Vegas.
Jan 12, 2018
Air Force Radio News 11 January 2018 A
Today's stories: The 129th Rescue Wing is providing 8 HH-60-G Pave Hawk rescue helicopters, and personnel in Southern California for those affected by recent mudslides. Also, the Air Force selected 223 Airmen for promotion via the enlisted in-system supplemental promotion process.
Jan 11, 2018
Air Force Radio News 11 January 2018 B
Today's stories: A new Air Force JROTC program aims at putting more pilots into military aircraft. Also, the new AFWERX Initiative was put on display at this year's Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas, NV.
Jan 11, 2018
Air Force Radio News 10 January 2018 A
Today's story: The 74th Expeditionary Fighter Squadron out of Incirlik Air Base, Turkey, is wrapping up a deployment that saw heavy involvement in the fight against the Islamic State.
Jan 10, 2018
Air Force Radio News 10 January 2018 B
Today's stories: The 493rd Expeditionary Fighter Squadron turns over command of NATO's Baltic Air Policing Mission to the Royal Danish Air Force. Also, Combat Aviation Advisors are authorized wear of the new Brown Beret at Air Force Special Operations Command Installations.
Jan 10, 2018
Air Force Radio News 09 January 2018 A
Today's story: The Air Force is now accepting nominations for the 2018 USO Service Member of the Year Award through April 4, 2018.
Jan 09, 2018
Air Force Radio News 09 January 2018 B
Today's stories: Breaking Barriers GRIP III unites the U.S. Air Force with the Army and Navy for joint training scenarios. Also, Major General Anthony Cotton has been confirmed for promotion by the U.S. Senate.
Jan 09, 2018
Air Force Radio News 08 January 2018 B
Today's stories: the Iraqi Air Force certified their first 7-level craftsman C-130 Hercules maintenance technicians. Also, the 53rd Weather Reconnaissance Squadron's Hurricane Hunters flew their first winter storm mission of the year.
Jan 08, 2018
Air Force Radio News 08 January 2018 A
Today's Story: On January 5th, explosive ordnance disposal team leader, Technical Sergeant Douglas Smits received a Purple Heart.
Jan 08, 2018
Air Force Radio News 05 January 2018 B
Today's stories: The 90th MMXS takes the 90th MSFS on a tour of F.E. Warren AFB, Wyoming's missile launch facilities. Also, the Calendar Year 17-A Medical and Dental Corps Central Selection Board promotion list has been released.
Jan 05, 2018
Air Force Radio News 05 January 2018 A
Today's story: The Air Force Research Laboratory Materials and Manufacturing and Space Vehicles Directorates, the Space Industrial Base Working Group and SolAero Technologies created more advanced solar cells to reduce costs and increase power efficiency for military space applications.
Jan 05, 2018
Air Force Radio News 04 January 2018 B
Today's stories: Maintainers from the 100th MXS at RAF Mildenhall, United Kingdom created a confined space training unit to train Airmen. Also, the Air Force selected 1,648 First Lieutenants for promotion to Captain.
Jan 04, 2018
Air Force Radio News 04 January 2018 A
Today's story: Enlisted Performance Reports are no longer required for regular Air Force Airmen in the grade of airman first class and below with less than 36 months’ Time-In-Service.
Jan 04, 2018
Air Force Radio News 03 January 2018 B
Today's stories: Cyber Specialists participate in the Cyber Security Incident Response Training Program at Little Rock AFB, AK and the 2018 Tax Filing season begins.
Jan 03, 2018
Air Force Radio News 03 January 2018 A
Today's story: While returning from leave on a flight from San Francisco to Seattle, Staff Sergeant Cassidy McCurdy saved the life of a woman who was in cardiac arrest.
Jan 03, 2018
Air Force Radio News 02 January 2018 B
Today's stories: Many Airmen will have the choice of opting into the new Blended Retirement System or staying with the current High-3 retirement system. Also, the U.S. Department of State issued a word of caution to travelers to familiarize themselves with their destinations and whether they require additional clearances ahead of time.
Jan 02, 2018
Air Force Radio News 02 January 2018 A
Today's story: The Line of the Air Force Colonel Continuation Board begins this month which allows eligible members to voluntarily serve an additional three years past the current active-duty retirement time of 30 years. Also, service members should be sure to update and review their Virtual Record of Emergency Data annually.
Jan 02, 2018
Air Force Radio News 29 December 2017 B
Today's stories: A new pilot training program from the 80th Flying Training Wing premieres in Central Texas in early 2018; Airmen are reminded to keep current their Virtual Record of Emergency Data and Servicemember's Online Election System information annually.
Dec 29, 2017
Air Force Radio News 29 December 2017 A
Today's story: 35th Security Forces Airmen train in the first ever Winter Warrior at Misawa Air Base, Japan.
Dec 29, 2017
Air Force Radio News 27 December 2017 A
Today's story: Earlier this month the 418th Flight Test Squadron out of Edwards Air Force Base, California assisted in a mock airdrop of the Orion Spacecraft.
Dec 27, 2017
Air Force Radio News 27 December 2017 B
Today's stories: Airmen deployed to Al Udeid Air Base, Qatar, received a holiday conference call from President Donald Trump on Christmas Eve. Also, Vandenberg Air Force Base, California, supported the successful launch of the fourth Iridium mission on a SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket over the holiday weekend.
Dec 27, 2017
Air Force Radio News 26 December 2017 A
Today's story: The Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, U.S. Marine Corps General Joe Dunford, visits Airmen and other service members serving at Bagram Airfield, Afghanistan, during the Holidays.
Dec 26, 2017
Air Force Radio News 26 December 2017 B
Today's stories: The U.S. Department of State issued a word of caution for travelers this holiday season. Also, Airmen should review and update their Virtual Record of Emergency Data and their Servicemember's Online Election System information annually.
Dec 26, 2017
Air Force Radio News 22 December 2017 B
Today's story: The Air Force Material Command encourages everyone to drive sober this holiday season and gives tips for staying safe.
Dec 22, 2017
Air Force Radio News 22 December 2017 A
Today's stories: The F-35 completed a major milestone bringing its full combat capabilities closer to the battlefield. Also, nominations are being accepted for the 2018 U.S. Air Force Alison Award until May.
Dec 22, 2017
Air Force Radio News 21 December 2017 B
Today's stories: Deployed Airmen volunteer at the air base post office to help enhance morale downrange. Also, Airmen out of Incirlik Air Base, Turkey, fly more than a dozen flights a day in support of the campaign to defeat ISIS.
Dec 21, 2017
Air Force Radio News 21 December 2017 A
Today's stories: The Air Force Research Laboratory licenses Ultra-Stable Antibody Liquids for humanitarian use.
Dec 21, 2017
Air Force Radio News 20 December 2017 B
Today's story: The North American Aerospace Defense Command is tracking Santa during his annual trip around the globe.
Dec 20, 2017
Air Force Radio News 20 December 2017 A
Today's stories: Airmen helped deliver school buses to Haiti using a C-17 aircraft. Also, Airmen at Luke Air Force Base, Arizona, are looking at new initiatives to save aircraft downtime for F-16s.
Dec 20, 2017
Air Force Radio News 19 December 2017 B
Today's stories: Members from Edwards Air Force Base, California won the Department of Defense 2017 Maintenance Innovation Challenge People's Choice Award. Also, the Air Force is offering internships to eligible scholars that could lead to a career with the Air Force Civilian Service.
Dec 19, 2017
Air Force Radio News 19 December 2017 A
Today's story: Special tactics operator Chief Master Sergeant Michael West was awarded the Silver Star Medal for his heroic actions during a deployment.
Dec 19, 2017
Air Force Radio News 18 December 2017 B
Today's stories: Pacific Air Force Commander General Terrence O’Shaughnessy visits the Philippines to strengthen alliances. Also, a special nuclear events analyst Airman qualified for the 2018 Ironman World Competition.
Dec 18, 2017
Air Force Radio News 18 December 2017 A
Today's stories: New York Air National Guardsmen partner with California Air National Guardsmen to assist with fighting wildfires in southern California. Also, Airmen from Ellsworth Base, South Dakota help combat a wildfire at Custer State Park.
Dec 18, 2017
Air Force Radio News 15 December 2017 A
Today's Story: Operation Christmas Drop is underway. Over the course of 12 days, crews will airdrop donated food, supplies, educational materials, and tools to 56 islanders throughout the Commonwealth of the Northern Marianas, Federated States of Micronesia, and The Republic of Palau.
Dec 15, 2017
Air Force Radio News 15 December 2017 B
Today's stories: Secretary of the Air Force Heather Wilson visited Civil Air Patrol National Headquarters. She toured the building learning about various programs and met with several cadets. Also, happy birthday to the U.S. National Guard which recently celebrated its 381st birthday.
Dec 15, 2017
Air Force Radio News 14 December 2017 B
Today's stories: the 554th Rapid Engineer Deployable Heavy Operational Repair Engineer Squadron (REDHORSE) held a ribbon-cutting ceremony to celebrate the conclusion of more than 70 construction projects at Andersen Air Force Base, Guam and Researchers and cyber security experts attended the Hack the Air Force 2.0 event at New York.
Dec 14, 2017
Air Force Radio News 14 December 2017 A
Today's stories: U.S. Transportation Command completed a new Proof of Principle effort to improve cargo shipping logistics and Air Force officials announce the participants for the 2018-19 academic year for Advanced War Fighting Schools.
Dec 14, 2017
Air Force Radio News 13 December 2017 B
Today's stories: Aircrews from Ellsworth Air Force Base worked side-by-side with members of the 582nd Helicopter Group out of F.E. Warren AFB, Wyoming and joint terminal attack controllers from the United Kingdom's Royal Air Force during a joint-training exercise in western South Dakota. Also, the MQ-9 Reaper has been selected as the featured aircraft for the 2018 Air Force Marathon
Dec 13, 2017
Air Force Radio News 13 December 2017 A
Today's stories: Air Force Chief of Staff General David Goldfein tweeted that Airmen will now deploy in teams of three. Also, Airmen at Davis-Monthan Air Force Base participated in the annual Cactus Flag exercise.
Dec 13, 2017
Air Force Radio News 12 December 2017 B
Today's story: A C-130J pilot from the Royal Australian Air Force explains how the 66th Annual Operation Christmas Drop serves as both a holiday tradition and a training exercise.
Dec 12, 2017
Air Force Radio News 12 December 2017 A
Today's stories: four Air Force Major Commands join forces to overhaul Command and Control systems at Naval Station Rota, Spain and Airmen are reminded to update their Virtual Record of Emergency Data and Servicemember's Online Election System information annually.
Dec 12, 2017
Air Force Radio News 11 December 2017 B
Today's story: A1C Cory Kuttler reminds Airmen to exercise safety during the Holiday Season.
Dec 11, 2017
Air Force Radio News 11 December 2017 A
Today's stories: Many Airmen have the choice to opt into the new Blended Retirement System, and the 327th Airlift Squadron at Little Rock AFB, Arkansas reached full operational capability for the C-130J.
Dec 11, 2017
Air Force Radio News 8 December 2017 A
Today's story: Secretary of the Air Force Heather Wilson testified before the Senate Armed Services Committee Washington, D.C. about the National Defense Authorization Act, which delegated acquisition authorities back to the services.
Dec 08, 2017
Air Force Radio News 8 December 2017 B
Today's story: Pilots assigned to Shaw Air Force Base, South Carolina hosted Navy and Marine Corps pilots to give them the opportunity to test their skills against different airframes.
Dec 08, 2017
Air Force Radio News 7 December 2017 B
Today's story: The 35th Fighter Wing from Misawa Air Base, Japan sent 18 F-16 Fighting Falcons and about 300 Airmen to Osan Air Base, South Korea for a flying exercise called Vigilant Ace 18.
Dec 07, 2017
Air Force Radio News 7 December 2017 A
Today's stories: Air Force senior leaders have directed a Zero-Based Review of all Air Force programs, budget accounts, and associated manpower authorizations. Also, the Air Force has selected 472 senior master sergeants for promotion to chief master sergeant - with a selection rate of 22 percent.
Dec 07, 2017
Air Force Radio News 6 December 2017
Today's stories: A new C-130H Hercules aircraft arrived on the flightline of Cannon Air Force Base, New Mexico, last week. Also, the Defense Commissary Agency has announced that the Fisher House Foundation's Scholarships for Military Children program will begin accepting applications for the 2018 and 2019 school year on December 15th.
Dec 06, 2017
Air Force Radio News 6 December 2017 A
Today's story: The 571st Mobility Support Advisory Squadron sent a 15 member mobility training team to the Republic of El Salvador to conduct training for two weeks.
Dec 06, 2017
Air Force Radio News 05 December 2017 A
Today's stories: The Air Force Research Laboratory is working on creating a new wireless communication system.
Dec 05, 2017
Air Force Radio News 5 December 2017 B
Today's Stories: Special Tactics Airmen from Air Force Special Operations Command conducted multiple airfield surveys with Afghan Air Force counterparts in Faryab province, Afghanistan this week. Also, the Striker 3000, a high performance fire truck at the 633rd Civil Engineering Squadron Fire Department brings improved technology to the Langley Air Force Base flightline and community.
Dec 05, 2017
Air Force Radio News 4 December 2017 A
Today's story: General Jay Raymond, Air Force Space Command commander, became the first Joint Force Space Component commander during a ceremony at Peterson Air Force Base, Colorado.
Dec 04, 2017
Air Force Radio News 04 December 2017 B
Today's stories: Operation Christmas Drop, the Department of Defense's longest recurring humanitarian mission, turns 66 this December. Also, Travis Air Force Base recently delivered seven full sized school buses to support education in Haiti in response to natural disasters affecting the country.
Dec 04, 2017
Air Force Radio News 01 December 2017 B
Today's story: Aircrew of Spooky Four Three receive the Mackay Trophy for their heroic actions while deployed in 2016.
Dec 01, 2017
Air Force Radio News 01 December 2017 A
Today's Stories: Hurricane season officially ended on November 30th and the Hurricane Hunters flew more than eight hundred hours on more than ninety missions, including historic hurricanes Harvey, Irma and Maria. Also, Air Force Space Command has teamed up with the Massachusetts Institute of Technology Lincoln Laboratory on a Space Tactics Internship.
Dec 01, 2017
Air Force Radio News 30 November 2017 B
Today's stories: The 8th Fighter Wing Kunsan Air Base, Republic of Korea conduct a large force employment drill. Also, Nurse Enlisted and Direct Enlisted commissioning program is accepting applications.
Nov 30, 2017
Air Force Radio News 30 November 2017 A
Today's story: Airmen of the 332nd Expeditionary Civil Engineering Squadron are busy repairing a damaged airfield that has been vital in support of Operation Inherent Resolve in Southwest Asia.
Nov 30, 2017
Air Force Radio News 29 November 2017 B
Today's stories: Tyndall Air Force Base, Florida, has been selected as the possible location for the new MQ-9 Remotely Piloted Aircraft Wing. Also, Airmen of the 37th Airlift Squadron at Ramstein Air Base, Germany participate in Joint Exercise Double Eagle.
Nov 29, 2017
Air Force Radio News 29 November 2017 A
Today's stories: more than 300 Airmen of the 388th and 419th Fighter Wings out of Hill Air Force Base, Utah and 12 F-35A Lightning IIs are currently deployed to Okinawa, Japan as part of a theater security package. Also, the Air Force evaluation board selected 472 Senior Master Sergeants for promotion to Chief Master Sergeant in the 17 E-9 promotion cycle.
Nov 29, 2017
Air Force Radio News 28 November 2017 B
Today's stories: 46th Test Squadron Eglin AFB, FL have been working with the Deployable Instrument Landing System. Also, The first Conventional Rotary Launcher was flown out of Barksdale AFB, LA.
Nov 28, 2017
Air Force Radio News 28 November 2017 A
Today's story: Air Force leaders recently announced continuation pay rates, part of the new blended retirement system, or BRS.
Nov 28, 2017
Air Force Radio News 27 November 2017 B
Today's stories: Afghan National Defense and security forces launched a series of strikes targeting Taliban drug laboratories and a command and control node. Also, seven airmen received the bronze star at Joint Base McGuire-Dix-Lakehurst, New Jersey for their actions during a recent deployment in support of Operation Inherent Resolve.
Nov 27, 2017
Air Force Radio News 27 November 2017 A
Today's stories: Exercise Lightning Focus is taking place this week over the Northern coast of Australia. Also, more than 100 Airmen from the 153rd Airlift Wing based in Cheyenne, Wyoming, deployed to the 737th Expeditionary Airlift Squadron in Southwest Asia in support of Operation Inherent Resolve.
Nov 27, 2017
Air Force Radio News 24 November 2017 B
Today's stories: Chief Master Sergeant Amy Giaquinto, makes history as the first woman to serve as command chief of the New York Air National Guard. Also, More than 300 airmen and 12 F-35As from Hill Air Force Base deployed to Okinawa, Japan for a Theater Security Package.
Nov 22, 2017
Air Force Radio News 24 November 2017 A
Today's stories: A demolition ceremony at Royal Air Force Lakenheath, England marked the first physical step in developing the infrastructure needed for the 48th Fighter Wing’s future F-35A Lightning II squadrons. Also, the Air Force’s Personnel Center will accept applications from active-duty enlisted Airmen for the Nurse Enlisted and Direct Enlisted Commissioning Programs through March 16, 2018, for the April selection boards.
Nov 22, 2017
Air Force Radio News 22 November 2017 B
Today's story: Jet trainer aircraft instructors from Columbus Air Force Base, Mississippi, visited the 14th Air Lift Squadron Joint Base Charleston, South Carolina to brief pilots on what it takes to become an instructor. Also, be sure to remember the updated flat rate per diem policy reducing the rate from 100 percent to 75 percent for TDYs exceeding 31 days and 50 percent for TDYs lasting longer than 180 days.
Nov 22, 2017
Air Force Radio News 22 November 2017 A
Today's story: Air Education and Training Command is developing initiatives to improve the learning experience of airmen who are fresh out of basic military training.
Nov 22, 2017
Air Force Radio News 21 November 2017 B
Today's Story: Air Mobility Command deployed its first aircraft to support Argentina's search for a missing submarine.
Nov 21, 2017
Air Force Radio News 21 November 2017 A
Today's story: Joint Base Andrews partnered with the U.S. Air Force Wounded Warrior Program for the North East Warrior CARE event last week at Andrews and Oxon Hill, Maryland.
Nov 21, 2017
Air Force Radio News 20 November 2017 B
Today's story: Secretary of the Air Force Heather Wilson and Lieutenant General John Cooper, Deputy Chief of Staff for Logistics, Engineering and Force Protection spoke at the 2017 Logistics Officer Association Symposium in National Harbor, Maryland.
Nov 20, 2017
Air Force Radio News 20 November 2017 A
Today's story: A United Launch Alliance Delta II rocket carrying a NASA/National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration satellite successfully launched from Vandenberg Air Force Base, California.
Nov 20, 2017
Air Force Radio News 17 November 2017 B
Today's story: The follow-on assignment program is for airmen selected for a dependent-restricted short tour for their second or later assignments. Also, the historic 77th Fighter Squadron and the 20th Aircraft Maintenance Squadron from Shaw Air Force Base, South Carolina, deployed to an undisclosed location in Southwest Asia in support of Operation Freedom's Sentinel.
Nov 17, 2017
Air Force Radio News 17 November 2017 A
Today's Story: The fleet of intercontinental ballistic missiles maintained by the Air Force plays a critical role in keeping the U.S. safe.
Nov 17, 2017
Air Force Radio News 16 November 2017 A
Today's story: The 924th Fighter Group was chosen by the Air Force Reserve Command as the test unit to work with Apple on the development of an Integrated Maintenance Database System application.
Nov 16, 2017
Air Force Radio News 16 November 2017 B
Today's Stories: The M-117 General Purpose Bomb is now part of Air Force history. Also, the All-Air Force men's and women's basketball teams placed second and third in the 2017 Armed Forces Basketball Championships at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland, last week.
Nov 16, 2017
Air Force Radio News 15 November 2017 B
Today's story: The Air University-Associate-to-Baccalaureate Cooperative Program, or AU-ABC, is designed to help enlisted airmen pursue advanced education beyond the associate degrees they earn through the Community College of the Air Force.
Nov 15, 2017
Air Force Radio News 15 November 2017 A
Today's story: The 924th Fighter Group was chosen by the Air Force Reserve Command as the test unit to work with Apple on the development of an Integrated Maintenance Database System application.
Nov 15, 2017
Air Force Radio News 14 November 2017 B
Today's story: Secretary of the Air Force Heather Wilson explains to Congress why they need stable, predictable budgets instead of long lasting continuing resolutions during the State of the Air Force address.
Nov 14, 2017
Air Force Radio News 14 November 2017 A
Today's story: Senior Enlisted Leaders from 20 African partner nations, the U.S., and NATO participated in the inaugural Senior Enlisted Leader Conference hosted by U.S. Africa Command, Nov. 6-10, 2017 in Grainau, Germany.
Nov 14, 2017
Air Force Radio News 13 November 2017 A
Today's story: Senior Enlisted Leaders from 20 African partner nations, the U.S., and NATO participated in the Senior Enlisted Leader Conference hosted by U.S. Africa Command Grainau, Germany.
Nov 13, 2017
Air Force Radio News B 13 November 2017
Today's story: The 200th Red Horse Squadron is in Puerto Rico, assisting with Hurricane Maria Disaster Relief efforts by providing the local community with purified water.
Nov 13, 2017
Air Force Radio News 9 November 2017 A
Today's stories: Air Force officials raise course limit for civilian tuition assistance. Also, the 308th Rescue Squadron and the 920th Operations Support Squadron work together to conduct survival evasion resistance escape, or SERE, training.
Nov 09, 2017
Air Force Radio News 9 November 2017 B
Today's stories: 560th Red Horse Squadron returns home from deployment. Also, the 16th Space Control Squadron out of Peterson Air Force Base, Colorado, is defending against sources of electromagnetic interference on U.S. Military and commercial satellites.
Nov 09, 2017
Air Force Radio News 08 November 2017 B
Today's stories: Exercise Global Thunder 18 concludes at Beale Air Force, California. Also, a repair facility at Barksdale Air Force Base, Louisiana, saved the Air Force over 13 million dollars this year.
Nov 08, 2017
Air Force Radio News 08 November 2017 A
Today's stories: The Alpha Warrior Final Battle will take place in San Antonio this Veterans Day. Also, Secretary of the Air Force Heather Wilson and Air Force Chief of Staff General David Goldfein interview NASA Astronaut Jack Fisher.
Nov 08, 2017
Air Force Radio News 7 November 2017 B
Today's story: The Benefits Delivery at Discharge program was recently redesigned to allow most service members to receive disability benefit decisions the day after their discharge.
Nov 07, 2017
Air Force Radio News 7 November 2017 A
Today's stories: Airmen and members of Nellis Air Force Base pay tribute to the city and members of Las Vegas by painting an F-15C Eagle. Also, Air Force Senior Leaders use Twitter to communicate Air Force information.
Nov 07, 2017
Air Force Radio News 6 November 2017 B
Today's story: President Donald Trump spoke to U.S. and Japanese service members at Yokota Air Base, Japan during his visit in the Indo-Asia-Pacific Region.
Nov 06, 2017
Air Force Radio News 6 November 2017 A
Today's stories: More than 100 Airmen from the 130th Airlift Wing return home to Charleston, West Virginia from a deployment in Southwest Asia. Also, Air Force Chief of Staff General David Goldfein and Secretary of the Air Force Heather Wilson talked with astronaut Colonel Jack Fischer on Facebook Live.
Nov 06, 2017
Air Force Radio News 31 October 2017 B
Today's stories: Air Force Chief of Staff General David L. Goldfein addressed the importance of taking care of Airmen and their families during the 2017 ThanksUSA Treasure our Troops Gala in Washington, D.C. Also, Airmen and KC-135 aircraft from the 100th Air Refueling Wing, RAF Mildenhall England, operated from Greece for the first time during a training mission.
Oct 31, 2017
Air Force Radio News 31 October 2017 A
Today's story: The 2017 Combined Federal Campaign kicked off at Eielson Air Force Base, Alaska.
Oct 31, 2017
Air Force Radio News 11 October 2017 B
Today's stories: October is Domestic Violence Awareness Month. Also, after the Route 91 Harvest Festival Mass Shooting, spouses of the Nellis Air Force Base community came together to show support for the victims, family members, and first responders.
Oct 11, 2017
Air Force Radio News 11 October 2017 A
Today's story: A pilot with the Puerto Rico Air National Guard shares the challenges the people of Puerto Rico face, as they continue to recover from the aftermath of Hurricane Maria.
Oct 11, 2017
Air Force Radio News 5 October 2017 A
Today's stories: Airmen from Dover Air Force Base, Delaware headed to Dobbins Air Reserve Base, Georgia, to provide airlift for technicians working to restore communication capabilities in Puerto Rico. Also, the Air Force awarded two contracts in a design competition to upgrade the airborne launch control system.
Oct 05, 2017
Air Force Radio News 5 October 2017 B
Today's story: Major Charles Chesnut, an Air Force Surgeon, shares his experience after he aided victims of the mass shooting in Las Vegas, Nevada.
Oct 05, 2017
Air Force Radio News 4 October 2017 A
Today's stories: Air Force Special Operations Command provided humanitarian assistance and disaster relief after Hurricane Maria in support of Joint Task Force Leeward Islands. Also, Air Force Materiel Command is promoting its Avoiding Job Burnout Awareness Campaign.
Oct 04, 2017
Air Force Radio News 4 October 2017 B
Today's stories: Air Mobility planners from Tyndall Air Force Base, Florida have coordinated more than 1,500 relief flights in support of the ongoing hurricane relief efforts. Also, Air Force Chief of Staff General David Goldfein offers his condolences, following the tragic events in Las Vegas.
Oct 04, 2017
Air Force Radio News 03 October 2017 B
Today's story: Secretary of the Air Force Heather Wilson discusses the 100-percent promotion from Captain to Major at the Air Force Association Conference in National Harbor, Maryland.
Oct 03, 2017
Air Force Radio News 03 October 2017 A
Today's stories: Airmen at Nellis Air Force Base, Nevada, gathered at the chapel for a vigil after Sunday night's shooting at the Route 91 Harvest Music Festival. Also, Airmen out of Joint Base Charleston, South Carolina, assist with hurricane relief efforts.
Oct 03, 2017
Air Force Radio News 2 October 2017 B
Today's story: The Air Force's top leaders recently spoke at the Air Force Associations Air, Space, and Cyber Conference in National Harbor, Maryland. President of the Air Force Association, retired General Larry spencer, explains.
Oct 02, 2017
Air Force Radio News 2 October 2017 A
Today's story: Airmen from around the U.S. continue to assist in recovery efforts after the hurricanes that battered the Caribbean and the southeast U.S.
Oct 02, 2017
Air Force Radio News 28 September 2017 A
Today's story: Chief Master Sergeant of the Air Force Kaleth Wright talks about making mental health care a normal part of overall health.
Sep 28, 2017
Air Force Radio News 28 September 2017 B
Today's story: Pacific Air Forces senior leaders gathered at Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam, Hawaii for the 2017 Pacific Air Chiefs Symposium. Also, Commander of Air Force Global Strike Command General Robin Rand says the Air Force will sustain the ICBM capability by replacing the Minuteman III with the ground-based strategic deterrent.
Sep 28, 2017
Air Force Radio News 27 September 2017 A
Today's story: Chief of Staff of the Air Force General David Goldfein discusses the future of the Air Force.
Sep 27, 2017
Air Force Radio News 27 September 2017 B
Today's stories: Airmen with the 165th Air Terminal Operations Center at Savannah Air National Guard Base, Georgia, deliver hurricane disaster relief. Also, Chief of Staff of the Air Force General David Goldfein discusses the future of combat operations.
Sep 27, 2017
Air Force Radio News 25 September 2017 A
Today's story: Air Force Chief of Staff General David Goldfein discussed key areas that senior leaders are focusing on to improve readiness in the Air Force.
Sep 25, 2017
Air Force Radio News 25 September 2017 B
Today's story: Secretary of the Air Force Heather Wilson discusses one of Air Force leadership's top priorities, modernization.
Sep 25, 2017
Air Force Radio News 22 September 2017 A
Today's story: Chief Master Sergeant of the Air Force Kaleth Wright spoke about developing Airmen as leaders during the Air Force Association’s Air, Space and Cyber Conference.
Sep 22, 2017
Air Force Radio News 22 September 2017 B
Today's story: Chief Master Sergeant of the Air Force Kaleth Wright discussed what the Air Force is doing to maintain the balance between taking care of Airmen and taking care of the Mission.
Sep 22, 2017
Air Force Radio News 20 September 2017 A
Today's story: Air Force senior leaders discussed the fight against the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria during the 2017 Air Force Association Air, Space and Cyber Conference.
Sep 20, 2017
Air Force Radio News 20 September 2017 B
Today's story: In response to the devastation throughout the eastern Caribbean caused by hurricane Irma, Cannon Air Force Base deployed Airmen and aircraft in support of relief operations.
Sep 20, 2017
Air Force Radio News 19 September 2017 A
Today's stories: Air Force Chief of Staff General David Goldfein posts about the Air Force's 70th birthday on Facebook. Also, exercise Pacific Angel 17 concludes in Tam Ky, Vietnam.
Sep 19, 2017
Air Force Radio News 19 September 2017 B
Today's story: Secretary of the Air Force Heather Wilson discussed readiness at the Air Force Association's Air, Space, and Cyber Conference.
Sep 19, 2017
Air Force Radio News 18 September 2017 B
Today's story: Secretary of the Air Force Heather Wilson announced the Air Force will conduct a twelve month Science and Technology review to update its research priorities and strategy.
Sep 18, 2017
Air Force Radio News 18 September 2017 A
Today's stories: U.S. Air Force and Marine Corps aircraft joined Japan Air Self-Defense Force and Republic of Korea Air Force aircraft in a sequenced bilateral show of force over the Korean Peninsula. Also, several thousand participants gathered at Wright-Patterson Air Force Base, Ohio for the 21st annual U.S. Air Force Marathon.
Sep 18, 2017
Air Force Radio News 15 September 2017 B
Today's stories: Seymour Johnson Air Force Base is officially designated as the next destination for the Boeing KC-46A Pegasus Aerial Refueling Tanker. Also, the Air Force Association’s annual Air & Space Conference and Technology Exposition is set to take place at National Harbor, MD.
Sep 15, 2017
Air Force Radio News 15 September 2017 A
Today's story: Joint Base Charleston, South Carolina enabled Hurricane Irma recovery operations by helping stand up a Federal Emergency Management Agency installation support base.
Sep 15, 2017
Air Force Radio News 11 September 2017 A
Today's story: U.S. Airmen along with 19 Allied and Partner nations as well as members of the Czech armed forces participate in Exercise Ample Strike 2017. Service members will perform the Forward Air Controller (FAC) or Joint Terminal Attack Controller (JTAC) drills in Air-Land-Integration scenarios.
Sep 11, 2017
Air Force Radio News 11 September 2017 B
Today's stories: The 45th Space Wing successfully launched a SpaceX Falcon 9 launch vehicle. Also, Air Force senior leaders from Headquarters Air Force and major commands will visit multiple locations in the Arctic region to better understand the challenges of operating in the region.
Sep 11, 2017
Air Force Radio News 8 September 2017 A
Today's story: Airmen from around the U.S. are supporting relief efforts in the wake of Hurricane Irma.
Sep 08, 2017
Air Force Radio News 8 September 2017 B
Today's story: The Air Force Reserve Command's 302nd Airlift Wing sent a second modular airborne fire fighting system-equipped C-130 to Fresno Air Tanker Base, California, to support ongoing aerial fire fighting efforts in the western U.S. where dry conditions, extreme heat, and lightning strikes are causing widespread forest fires.
Sep 08, 2017
Air Force Radio News 7 September 2017 B
Today's story: The Air Force Rapid Capabilities Office is undergoing final launch preparations for the fifth mission of the X-37B Orbital Test Vehicle.
Sep 07, 2017
Air Force Radio News 7 September 2017 A
Today's story: The Air Force will allow limited fighter aircrew to extend their time at certain assignments in an effort to help retain experienced aviators for longer than 20 years.
Sep 07, 2017
Air Force Radio News 6 September 2017 A
Today's story: U.S. and Romanian military members concluded Carpathian Fall 2017, a two-week bilateral training exercise, on Otopeni Air Base, Romania.
Sep 06, 2017
Air Force Radio News 6 September 2017 B
Today's story: National Guard units from around the United States are mobilizing in preparation of Hurricane Irma, now classified as a category 5 storm with maximum winds of 175 miles per hour.
Sep 06, 2017
Air Force Radio News 5 September 2017 B
Today's story: At Joint Base San Antonio-Seguin, Texas, battlefield airmen instructors from the 350th Battlefield Airmen Training Squadron have joined in to assist airfield management operations at the Federal Emergency Management Agency's Incident Support Base in support of Hurricane Harvey relief efforts.
Sep 05, 2017
Air Force Radio News 5 September 2017 A
Today's story: Two C-130 Hercules aircraft and 14 airmen deployed from the Kentucky Air National Guard base in Louisville to fly humanitarian aid and airlift evacuation missions in Texas following unprecedented flooding caused by Hurricane Harvey.
Sep 05, 2017
Air Force Radio News 1 September 2017 A
Today's story: The Sierra Nevada Corporation's Dream Chaser spacecraft recently underwent a captive carry test at NASA's Armstrong Flight Research Center, Edwards Air Force Base, California.
Sep 01, 2017
Air Force Radio News 1 September 2017 B
Today's story: In response to recent North Korean provocations, Pacific Air Forces commander General Terrence O'Shaughnessy met with Japanese counterparts to reaffirm the strength of the U.S. military partnership and validate the readiness of the alliance.
Sep 01, 2017
Air Force Radio News 31 August 2017 A
Today's story: The Air Force is updating the enlisted special duty assignment pay on November 1st for several career fields, locations or special assignment duties following the most recent air force semiannual review.
Aug 31, 2017
Air Force Radio News 31 August 2017 B
Today's story: The U.S. Marine Corps F-35B Lightning II Aircraft, joined U.S. Air Force B-1B Lancers for the first time in a sequenced bilateral mission with Japan and Republic of Korea aircraft in Northeast Asia, Wednesday.
Aug 31, 2017
Air Force Radio News B 30 August 2017
Today's story: Member's of the 136th Airlift Wing, out of Fort Worth, Texas, sent the first wave of C-130s to Galveston, Texas, to fly out victims of Hurricane Harvey.
Aug 30, 2017
Air Force Radio News A 30 August 2017
Today's story: 48th Fighter Wing Vice Commander, Col John Kent talks about the unit's recent deployment to Lithuania to take over the Baltic Air Policing Mission.
Aug 30, 2017
Air Force Radio News A 29 August 2017
Today's stories: Air Force Secretary Heather Wilson addressed JAG Corps Airmen at the 2017 Horizons Summer Conference in Falls Church, Virginia. Also, Exercise Tropic ACE kicks off at Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam, Hawaii.
Aug 29, 2017
Air Force Radio News 29 August 2017 B
Today's stories: More Airmen from around the U.S. are headed to Texas to assist with rescue and recovery efforts, during Hurricane Harvey. Also, Commander of Air Force Space Command, General Jay Raymond spoke at the Air Force Association Lance P. Sijan Chapter’s Multi-Domain Command and Control Symposium.
Aug 29, 2017
Air Force Radio News 28 August 2017 B
Today's stories: Air Force officials announced three additional initiatives designed to enhance mission readiness by keeping pilots in the service and bringing retired pilots back to fill critical-rated positions. Also, Pacific Angel 17-4 concluded.
Aug 28, 2017
Air Force Radio News A 28 August 2017
Today's stories: Texas Army and Air National Guardsmen support disaster relief for those affected by Hurricane Harvey in southeast TX. Also, The Aircrew Crisis Task Force completed a two-week aircrew retention summit at Joint Base Charleston, S.C.
Aug 28, 2017
Air Force Radio News 25 August 2017 A
Today's stories:Team Vandenberg launched the FORMOSAT-5 satellite on a SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket from Vandenberg Air Force Base, California. Also, Airmen from Pacific Air Forces reunited with their counterparts from the Philippine Air Force at Clark Air Base, Philippines as part of an ongoing series of air contingent exchanges between military professionals.
Aug 25, 2017
Air Force Radio News 25 August 2017 B
Today's story: The Air Force awarded contracts to Lockheed Martin Corporation and Raytheon Company for a new long range standoff weapon to replace the air launched cruise missile.
Aug 25, 2017
Air Force Radio News 24 August 2017 A
Today's story: Testing at Arnold Air Force Base's Engineering Development Complex space chamber helped in preparing the Roll-Out Solar Array for its successful deployment at the International Space Station.
Aug 24, 2017
Air Force Radio News 24 August 2017 B
Today's stories: A C-17 crew from Joint Base Charleston, South Carolina, had the opportunity to fly through the path of a Solar Eclipse. Also, Combat Controllers from the 321st Special Tactics Squadron were recently in Rakvere, Estonia simulating close air support missions with A-10s from the 175th Wing.
Aug 24, 2017
Air Force Radio News A 23 August 2017
Today's stories: 33rd MXS Airmen mentor Sailors from the U.S.S. Abraham Lincoln on Aerospace Ground Equipment training. Also, 10 teams of Civil Engineers compete in the Prime BEEF Challenge at Ellsworth AFB, S.D.
Aug 23, 2017
Air Force Radio News 23 August 2017 B
Today's stories: The Desert Defender Ground Combat Readiness Training Center at Fort Bliss, Texas, recently graduated its first joint service class of Airman and Sailors. Also, Chief of Staff of the Air Force General David Goldfein stops by Ramstein Air Base's commissary to bag groceries.
Aug 23, 2017
Air Force Radio News 22 August 2017 A
Today's stories: Secretary of the Air Force Heather Wilson and Chief of Staff of the Air Force General David Goldfein visit Airmen in Southwest Asia to discuss top priorities for the future of the Air Force. Also, a fallen Airman has a highway dedicated in his honor.
Aug 22, 2017
Air Force Radio News 22 August 2017 B
Today's story: The Air Force awards two contracts for a new intercontinental ballistic missile weapon system to Boeing Company and Northrop Grumman Systems Corporation.
Aug 22, 2017
Air Force Radio News 21 August 2017 A
Today's stories: The new Air Force Space Operations Directorate achieves operating capability. Also, express scripts Tricare pharmacy home delivery program begins new process of annual consent for automatic prescription renewals.
Aug 21, 2017
Air Force Radio News 21 August 2017 B
Today's stories: Edwards Air Force Base hosts Boeing Airlines to test out their newest airliner. Also, the Air Force's Pathfinder initiative is a total force effort that will benefit the entire Air Force.
Aug 21, 2017
Air Force Radio News 18 August 2017 A
Today's story: Air Force Reserve Command and Air Force National Guard C-130 Aircraft equipped with modular airborne firefighting systems, or MAFFS, work to suppress wildfires throughout California.
Aug 18, 2017
Air Force Radio News 18 August 2017 B
Today's Story: For the first time in 38 years, a total solar eclipse will be visible across America from coast to coast on Monday, August 21st.
Aug 18, 2017
Air Force Radio News 17 August 2017 A
Today's stories: Officers from seven countries gathered at Rochefort Air Base France for the 23rd annual International Junior Officer Leadership Development course. Also, Colonel Scott Jones received the 2017 General Larry D. Welch-Officer Award.
Aug 17, 2017
Air Force Radio News 17 August 2017 B
Today's stories: U.S. Air Force B-1B Lancers fly a bilateral mission with two Japan Air Self-Defense Force F-15s. Also, the 489th Attack Squadron celebrates their 100 year anniversary.
Aug 17, 2017
Air Force Radio News 16 August 2017 B
Today's stories: Combat Controllers from the 321st Special Tactics Squadron land A-10s on a makeshift runway in Jagala Karavete, Estonia. Also, Air Force officials release promotion results for Staff Sergeant.
Aug 16, 2017
Air Force Radio News 16 August 2017 A
Today's story: The Air Force Sustainment Center is making plans to establish software sustainment capability for the F-35A Lightning II.
Aug 16, 2017
Air Force Radio News 15 August 2017 B
Today's stories: Exercise Mobility Guardian comes to a close at Joint Base Lewis-McChord, Washington. Also, exercise Ares Shadow comes to a close at Aviano Air Base Italy.
Aug 15, 2017
Air Force Radio News 15 August 2017 A
Today's stories: Airmen from Hill Air Force Base, Utah supported and flew F-35A Lightning II aircraft during Combat Hammer, the first operational air-to-ground weapons evaluation for the Air Force’s newest fighter jets. Also, Airmen from Misawa Air Base and Japanese Air Self-Defense Force pararescuemen executed exercise Cope Angel, on Japan's mainland for the first time.
Aug 15, 2017
Air Force Radio News 14 August 2017 A
Today's story: Matthew Donovan was sworn in as Undersecretary of the Air Force.
Aug 14, 2017
Air Force Radio News 14 Aug 2017 B
Today's stories: the 482nd Comm Squadron is working to bring cyber security to the wing level through Path Finders. Learn more about this initiative on the latest edition of BLUE on Youtube and AF.mil. Also, the 309th Aerospace Maintenance and Regeneration Group delivers 23 F/A 18C Hornet Fighter Aircraft to the Marine Corp a year ahead of schedule.
Aug 14, 2017
Air Force Radio News 11 August 2017 A
Today's story: Hack the Air Force results were released to the public. The program is designed to better secure Air Force online assets.
Aug 11, 2017
Air Force Radio News 11 August 2017 B
Today's story: The Air Force Research Laboratory Advanced Power Technology Office recently finished testing an advanced diesel engine that will increase the efficiency of military aircraft missions.
Aug 11, 2017
Air Force Radio News 10 August 2017 A
Today's story: The Air Force Technical Applications Center will collaborate with the University of Texas at Austin to conduct research in the field of nuclear forensics.
Aug 10, 2017
Air Force Radio News 10 August 2017 B
Today's stories: Exercise Mobility Guardian offers hot defueling training. Also, Operation Llama Fury 3.0 kicks off at Joint Base Langley-Eustis, Virginia.
Aug 10, 2017
Air Force Radio News 09 August 2017 A
Today's stories: Two U.S. Air Force B-1B bombers join the Republic of Korea and Japanese air forces in sequenced bilateral missions. Also, Secretary of the Air Force Heather Wilson highlights the four aircraft that Air Force pilots will fly in the Light Attack Experimentation Campaign next week.
Aug 09, 2017
Air Force Radio News 09 August 2017 B
Today's stories: Air Force Chief of Staff General David Goldfein says thank you to all members of the joint and coalition team for everything they've done and continue to do. Also, three years have passed since Coalition Airmen and aircraft first started battling against ISIS.
Aug 09, 2017
Air Force Radio News 7 August 2017 A
Today's story: Secretary of the Air Force Heather Wilson announced the Air Force will seek to significantly reduce unnecessary Air Force instructions over the next 24 months, in order to allow greater flexibility and mission focus.
Aug 07, 2017
Air Force Radio News 7 August 2017 B
Today's stories:The Air Force’s first female enlisted pilot completed Undergraduate Remotely Piloted Aircraft Training at Joint Base San Antonio-Randolph, Texas. Also, the second half of Exercise Mobility Guardian began at Joint Base Lewis-McChord, Washington.
Aug 07, 2017
Air Force Radio News 02 August 2017 A
Today's story: A team of Air Force Global Strike Command Airmen from the 90th Missile Wing at F.E. Warren Air Force Base, Wyoming, launched an unarmed Minuteman III intercontinental ballistic missile.
Aug 02, 2017
Air Force Radio News 02 August 2017 B
Today's story: Secretary of the Air Force Heather Wilson highlights the four aircraft that Air Force pilots will fly in the Light Attack Experimentation Campaign.
Aug 02, 2017
Air Force Radio News 1 August 2017 B
Today's stories: Afghan Air Force maintenance leaders request to take full responsibility for flightline maintenance operations. Also, Airman Magazine has 70th birthday posters available for download on their Facebook page.
Aug 01, 2017
Air Force Radio News 1 August 2017 A
Today's stories: The Air Force is offering high year tenure extensions to active-duty Airmen in shortage specialties and grades. Also, exercise Mobility Guardian focuses on Air Mobility Command's four core competencies.
Aug 01, 2017
Air Force Radio News 31 July 2017 B
Today's stories: Two U.S. Air Force B-1B Bomber aircraft flew a bilateral mission with allies in response to North Korea launching intercontinental ballistic missiles. Also, Airmen at Schriever Air Force Base, Colorado, briefed filmmakers from Hollywood about the military space mission.
Jul 31, 2017
Air Force Radio News 31 July 2017 A
Today's stories: Air Force veteran and prisoner of war survivor, Colonel Freeman Bruce Olmstead, was laid to rest at Arlington National Cemetery last week. Also, more than 200 Airmen completed a three week training deployment at RAF Lakenheath, England this week.
Jul 31, 2017
Air Force Radio News 28 July 2017 A
Today's Stories: Application packages for the Air Force's health professions loan repayment program will be accepted until September 1, 2017. Also, Airmen engineers teamed up with engineers from the Republic of Fiji to renovate five Fijian schools.
Jul 28, 2017
Air Force Radio News 28 July 2017 B
Today's stories: Airmen and KC-135 stratotankers of the 507th Air Refueling Wing were in Europe during the month of July to Support Operations Atlantic Resolve. Also, bats and crickets are the inspiration for some future tech the Air Force research lab is using to change the way aircraft fly.
Jul 28, 2017
Air Force Radio News 27 July 2017 A
Today's story: The 159th Expeditionary Fighter Squadron conducts training in Romania alongside the Romanian Air Force as part of the theater security package- a rotational deployment meant to ensure regional stability and increase interoperability with NATO allies.
Jul 27, 2017
Air Force Radio News 27 July 2017 B
Today's stories: Chief of Staff of the Air Force, General David Goldfein, described the future of conflict during an Air Force Association breakfast. Also, Holloman Air Force Base's remotely piloted aircraft training mission gets an upgrade.
Jul 27, 2017
Air Force Radio News 26 July 2017 B
Today's stories: B-52 testers from the 412th Test Wing are looking to use B-52 stratofortress aircraft for leaflet drops. Also, the 17th Attack Squadron celebrates 75 years of aviation excellence.
Jul 26, 2017
Air Force Radio News 26 July 2017 A
Today's stories: The 633rd Air Base Wing at Joint Base Langley Eustis has called in the 757th Airlift Squadron from Ohio to help battle mosquitoes. Also, Airmen at Al Udeid Air Base, Qatar, are using a Chief shadowing program for mentorship opportunities.
Jul 26, 2017
Air Force Radio News 21 July 2017 B
Today's stories: A new mental health assessment has been added to the periodic health assessment (PHA). Also, Biomedical Sciences Corps releases officer promotion numbers.
Jul 21, 2017
Air Force Radio News 21 July 2017 A
Today's stories: Air Force releases technical sergeant promotion results. Also, fighter aircraft from Misawa Air Base, Kadena Air Base and the Japan Air Self Defense Force train together in the skies over Misawa during aviation relocation training.
Jul 21, 2017
Air Force Radio News 20 July 2017 B
Today's Story: Airmen from the 432nd Wing at Creech Air Force Base, Nevada, debuted the MQ-9 Reaper Unmanned Aerial Vehicle, or UAV, at the Lethbridge International Air Show in Alberta Province, Canada.
Jul 20, 2017
Air Force Radio News 20 July 2017 A
Today's stories: Airmen test their ability to track and process medical supplies during a joint exercise at Kadena Air Base, Japan. Also, the Arizona Air National Guard is helping battle wildfires in Arizona.
Jul 20, 2017
Air Force Radio News 19 July 2017 B
Today's stories: A military training instructor facilitator has been selected as the Military Times 2017 Airman of the Year. Also, Pacific Angel 17-3, a humanitarian exercise, kicks off in Fiji.
Jul 19, 2017
Air Force Radio News 19 July 2017 A
Today's story: Air Force officials announced major changes to the enlisted professional military education program via an initiative called Enlisted Professional Military Education for the 21st Century, or “EPME 21.”
Jul 19, 2017
Air Force Radio News 18 July 2017 A
Today's story: Air National Guard and Air Force Reserve Airmen are providing no cost quality health care to the community members of Cass Lake, Minnesota.
Jul 18, 2017
Air Force Radio News 18 July 2017 B
Today's stories: The U.S. Air Force is providing intelligence, airlift, and refueling for the massive exercise, Talisman Saber. Also, engineers from around Edwards Air Force Base California, partnered with members of the Desert High School robotics team to come up with a solution to a real-world test problem.
Jul 18, 2017
Air Force Radio News 17 July 2017 B
Today's stories: The 455th Expeditionary Security Forces Squadron teamed up with a researcher from the Air Force Research Laboratory to teach Airmen how to pilot small drones and use them to train coalition forces on how to react to them on the battlefield. Also, Air Commandos participated in Total Force Exercise 17-3 in south Indiana.
Jul 17, 2017
Air Force Radio News 17 July 2017 A
Today's story: Secretary of the Air Force Heather Wilson recognized the career achievements of 12 senior civilians during the 2016 Presidential Rank Awards Ceremony at the Pentagon.
Jul 17, 2017
Air Force Radio News 13 July 2017 B
Today's story: U.S. Air Force Air Advisors work hand-in-hand with their Iraqi counterparts at Qayyarah West Airfield supporting coalition and Iraqi operations against ISIS in Mosul.
Jul 13, 2017
Air Force Radio News 13 July 2017 A
Today's stories: U.S. Air National Guard helps contain a 45 square-mile wide fire in Santa Barbara County, California. Also, Airmen at Hill Air Force Base, Utah achieved another milestone in completing the combat capability blueprint of the F-35A Lightning II.
Jul 13, 2017
Air Force Radio News 12 July 2017 B
Today's stories: Talisman Saber 2017, the biennial intelligence based training, is underway throughout various locations in Australia. Also, Air Force Materiel Command celebrates 25th anniversary.
Jul 12, 2017
Air Force Radio News 12 July 2017 A
Today's stories: Air Force officials have released promotion numbers for the upcoming Technical Sergeant release. Also, first-term Airmen re-training quotas for fiscal year 18 are available through myPers.
Jul 12, 2017
Air Force Radio News 10 July 2017 A
Today's Stories: U.S. Airmen and Marines team up for first ever F-35 joint forward area refueling point exercise. Also, Air Force officials announce the 2017 12 Outstanding Airmen.
Jul 10, 2017
Air Force Radio News 10 July 2017 B
Today's Story: U.S. Air Force makes announcement on hosting the 2018 Department of Defense Warrior Games.
Jul 10, 2017
Air Force Radio News 07 July 2017 A
Today's Story: Air University's Squadron Officer School redesigns program to better align with the needs of the Air Force.
Jul 07, 2017
Air Force Radio News 07 July 2017 B
Today's Story: U.S. Air Force and Japan Self-Defense Force units conduct bilateral mission over the East China sea at night.
Jul 07, 2017
Air Force Radio News 06 July 2017 A
Today's story: The RQ-4 Global Hawk arrives early at Robins Air Force Base, Georgia.
Jul 06, 2017
Air Force Radio News 06 July 2017 B
Today's stories: The theme for this year's 2017 Focus on Defense Symposium is "Sustaining the Nuclear Triad." Also, Airmen deployed to Southwest Asia saved the Air Force thousands of dollars by making a creative repair to a C-130 aircraft.
Jul 06, 2017
Air Force Radio News 5 July 2017 A
Today's stories: The Air Force’s first three Enlisted Pilot Initial Class graduates are slated to complete their final phase of training requirements in July at Beale Air Force Base, California, and the commander of Air Combat Command, General Mike Holmes, has selected the officers who will be joining the U.S. Air Force Thunderbirds for the 2018 demonstration season.
Jul 05, 2017
Air Force Radio News 05 July 2017 B
Today's story: Air Force senior leaders attended the 2017 Warrior Games opening ceremonies in Chicago, to show support for the athletes participating in the week-long competition. Jonathan Lemoine joined the Air Force in 2014 as a Firefighter. After a career ending spinal cord injury, he continues to represent the Air Force as a athlete in Warrior Games.
Jul 05, 2017
Air Force Radio News 3 July 2017 A
Today's stories: The 34th Fighter Squadron and 34th Aircraft Maintenance Unit at Hill Air Force Base, Utah, accepted its final two combat-coded F-35A Lightning lls. Also, the Block 5 MQ-9 Reaper was successfully flown in support of Operation Inherent Resolve.
Jun 30, 2017
Air Force Radio News 3 July 2017 B
Today's stories: U.S. and Filipino service members will partner with local non-governmental organizations to train together by providing medical, dental, optometric, and engineering assistance during Pacific Angel 2017. Also, three Airmen saved Aviano Air Base nearly $3 million so far in fiscal year 2017.
Jun 30, 2017
Air Force Radio News 30 June 2017 A
Today's story: Members of the 418th Flight Test Squadron test a new parachute canopy for the Advanced Concept Ejection Seat II.
Jun 30, 2017
Air Force Radio News 30 June 2017 B
Today's story: The 23rd Bomb Squadron from Minot Air Force Base, North Dakota celebrates 100 years of history.
Jun 30, 2017
Air Force Radio News 29 June 2017 A
Today's stories: Airmen assigned to the 725th Air Mobility Squadron responded to a C-5 Galaxy landing incident at Naval Station Rota, Spain, assuring minimal disruption to the airfield’s operations. Also, squadron revitalization teams visited Scott Air Force Base.
Jun 29, 2017
Air Force Radio News 29 June 2017 B
Today's stories: Air Force officials are making three substantial changes to the developmental special duty process. Also, the Air Force is looking for men and women softball players to attend trial camps with the potential to compete in the Armed Forces Championships.
Jun 29, 2017
Air Force Radio News 28 June 2017 A
Today's stories: The United States Air Force Weapons School re-activated the 6th Weapons Squadron. Also, Wright-Patterson Air Force Base became the first military installation to be declared a “Bee City USA.”
Jun 28, 2017
Air Force Radio News 28 June 2017 B
Today's story: Staff Sergeant Ashleigh Buch becomes the first openly transgender Airman to be recommended for return to flying duties.
Jun 28, 2017
Air Force Radio News 27 June 2017 A
Today's stories: Air Force officials released criteria for the new military decoration devices. Also, personnel at Air Force Life Cycle Management Center-Hanscom are ensuring intelligence can be quickly, securely shared with allies by performing pre-contract market research for maintenance of a program called CENTAUR.
Jun 27, 2017
Air Force Radio News 27 June 2017 B
Today's stories: Air Force officials recently approved tuition assistance funding for eligible Ph.D. candidates through the Civilian Tuition Assistance Program. Also, Airmen who were medically separated between Sept. 11, 2001 and Dec. 31, 2009, can have their disability ratings reviewed.
Jun 27, 2017
Air Force Radio News 26 June 2017 A
Today's stories: Saber Strike 17, a month-long exercise including 11,000 U.S. and NATO military members from 20 countries, wrapped up this past weekend. Also, the Air Force’s Magazine Day strengthens interactions with media outlets to help spark future story ideas highlighting the innovation and dedication of Airmen.
Jun 26, 2017
Air Force Radio News 26 June 2017 B
Today's stories: The Air Force announced its intent to begin a pilot program providing battlefield Airmen skill incentive pay based on qualified skills versus performed duties. Also, the Armed Forces of the Philippines and United States forces will work together to conduct humanitarian assistance engagements as part of Pacific Angel 2017.
Jun 26, 2017
Air Force Radio News 23 June 2017 A
Today's stories: U.S. Strategic Command Commander General John Hyten addressed attendees at the Capitol Hill Club on space, nuclear and missile defense modernization. Also, Airmen from the 2nd Munitions Cruise Missile Maintenance Flight took part in the Air Force Global Strike Challenge.
Jun 22, 2017
Air Force Radio News 23 June 2017 B
Today's stories: Secretary of the Air Force Heather Wilson and Air Force Chief of Staff General David Goldfein briefed congressional leaders on the Senate’s Defense Appropriations Committee on the future of air and space. Also, the F-35 Lightning 2 debuted at the 2017 Paris Air Show.
Jun 22, 2017
Air Force Radio News 22 June 2017 A
Today's stories: Minot Air Force Base selected as one of four beta test installations for Task Force True North. Also, two KC-135 Stratotankers provide support for Red Flag Alaska 17-2.
Jun 22, 2017
Air Force Radio News 22 June 2017 B
Today's stories: Air Force Chief of Staff General David Goldfein and Chief Master Sergeant of the Air Force Kaleth Wright visit Battlefield Airmen Training Group at Joint Base Lackland San Antonio. Also, 2017 Department of Defense Warrior Games start on June 30th.
Jun 22, 2017
Air Force Radio News 21 June 2017 A
Today's stories: Secretary of the Air Force Heather Wilson spoke about the important role communities play in supporting the Air Force mission at the 2017 Defense Communities National Summit in Washington, D.C. Also, application packages for the next Undergraduate Flying Training selection board are due to the Rated Officer Assignments branch of the Air Force Personnel Center by November 17th, 2017.
Jun 21, 2017
Air Force Radio News 21 June 2017 B
Today's stories: Two U.S. Air Force B-1B Lancers from the 9th Expeditionary Bomb Squadron, deployed from Dyess Air Force Base, Texas, flew from Andersen Air Force Base, Guam, for a 10-hour mission, flying in the vicinity of Kyushu, Japan, the East China Sea, and the Korean peninsula. Also, a U.S. Air Force KC-135 Stratotanker from the 100th Air Refueling Wing, RAF Mildenhall, England, refueled a B-2 Spirit from Whiteman Air Force Base, Missouri, off the coast of Spain.
Jun 21, 2017
Air Force Radio News 20 June 2017 B
Today's stories: The Paris Air Show is underway in Le Bourget, France. Also, Luke Air Force Base will resume F-35A flying operations after an eleven day pause.
Jun 20, 2017
Air Force Radio News 20 June 2017 A
Today's stories: Secretary of the Air Force Heather Wilson will continue to be the principal advisor to the Secretary of Defense on space. Also, Secretary of the Air Force Heather Wilson approved the reorganization of the Air Force headquarters to establish a Deputy Chief of Staff for Space Operations.
Jun 20, 2017
Air Force Radio News 19 June 2017 A
Today's stories: Officers are being considered for Health Profession Education Programs. Also, Air Force Fighter Annual Awards recognize fighter pilots and weapons system officers' performance.
Jun 19, 2017
Air Force Radio News 19 June 2017 B
Today's Story: The 2017 Department of Defense Warrior Games are taking place in Chicago from June 30th through July 8th.
Jun 19, 2017
Air Force Radio News 16 June 2017 A
Today's Stories: CMSAF Kaleth Wright speaks to airmen at Yakota Air Base. Also, OSI HQ presents bronze star medal to first fallen hero, 50 years after he was killed in action.
Jun 16, 2017
Air Force Radio News 16 June 2017 B
Today's Story: Seven F-35As from the 61st Fighter Squadron used in student pilot basic course at Mountain Home, Idaho, earlier this month.
Jun 16, 2017
Air Force Radio News 15 June 2017 B
Today's story: 370th Air Expeditionary Air Advisory Group began recovering more than $2.1 million in U.S. Air Force aerial port assets from Iraqi air force counterparts.
Jun 15, 2017
Air Force Radio News 15 June 2017 A
Today's Story: 388th Fighter Wing receives F-35A bulk ammunition loaders for field use.
Jun 15, 2017
Air Force Radio News 14 June 2017 A
Today's stories: The 435th Contingency Response Group is in Latvia for exercise Saber Strike. Also, the 910th Airlift Wing is teaming up with the 914th Airlift Wing and the 445th Aeromedical Evacuation Squadron for joint training.
Jun 14, 2017
Air Force Radio News 14 June 2017 B
Today's story: The 33rd Special Operations Squadron is celebrating its centennial anniversary.
Jun 14, 2017
Air Force Radio News 13 June 2017 A
Today's story: A team of six Hanscom Airmen and one team member from Rome, New York, competed against teams from six other bases to develop a system that could potentially defend installations from Unmanned Aerial Vehicles.
Jun 13, 2017
Air Force Radio News 13 June 2017 B
Today's story: The 371st Special Operations Combat Training Squadron hosts a five-day culmination exercise in which combat aviation advisor students are put in a simulated partner nation to teach and conduct missions.
Jun 13, 2017
Air Force Radio News 12 June 2017 B
Today’s stories: Two Airmen complete the first phase of Marine Raider training for the first time in history. Also, three of Air Force Global Strike Command’s Strategic Bomber aircraft are simultaneously in the European Theatre.
Jun 12, 2017
Air Force Radio News 12 June 2017 A
Today's stories: Air Force Global Strike Command supports BALTOPS and Saber Strike. Also, the Georgia Air National Guard hosted Colombian Air Force officers as part of the State Partnership Program.
Jun 12, 2017
Air Force Radio News 09 June 2017 A
Today's stories: Lt. Col. Raja Chari was selected by NASA to be part of the 2017 Astronaut Candidate Class. Also, the 726th Air Control Squadron received its first major Control and Reporting Center weapons system upgrade in 20 years.
Jun 09, 2017
Air Force Radio News 09 June 2017 B
Today's story: Secretary of the Air Force Heather Wilson and Air Force Chief of Staff General David Goldfein testified before the Senate Armed Services Committee on Capitol Hill about the future of air and space power.
Jun 09, 2017
Air Force Radio News 08 June 2017 A
Today's stories: Secretary of the Air Force Heather Wilson and Air Force Chief of Staff General David Goldfein testified before the senate armed services committee on Capitol Hill.
Jun 08, 2017
Air Force Radio News 08 June 2017 B
Today's stories: Exercise Baltic Operations, or BALTOPS, is underway in the Baltic Sea Region. BALTOPS is an annual multinational maritime-focused exercise designed to provide high-end training. Also, The United States Air Force Weapons School has expanded its curriculum for the current era of joint operations.
Jun 08, 2017
Air Force Radio News 7 June 2017 B
Today's story: The Defense Department officially launched the Blended Retirement System comparison calculator, which provides eligible service members their first opportunity for an individualized comparison of retirement systems.
Jun 07, 2017
Air Force Radio News 7 June 2017 A
Today's story: Air Force officials announced Fairchild Air Force Base, Washington, as the preferred location for basing 12 KC-135 Stratotanker aircraft, and MacDill AFB, Florida, as the reasonable alternative.
Jun 07, 2017
Air Force Radio News 6 June 2017 A
Today's stories: The 53rd Weather Reconnaissance Squadron “Hurricane Hunters” spent May 30 to June 1, 2017, providing weather information for the Navy’s first Gulf of Mexico oceanography unmanned systems operational demonstration. Also, the Air Force released details on the fiscal year 2017 Aviation Bonus Program (AvB) June 5, 2017.
Jun 06, 2017
Air Force Radio News 6 June 2017 B
Today's stories: The Aviation Bonus Program provides a holistic approach to improve readiness and capacity by increasing retention of experienced aviators. Also, General Tod Wolters, commander of United States Air Forces in Europe and Air Forces Africa, visited the Hungarian Defence Force’s 59th Air Base, Hungary to recognize the efforts of six regional partners during Exercise Load Diffuser 2017.
Jun 06, 2017
Air Force Radio News 5 June 2017 A
Today's stories: Secretary of the Air Force, Heather Wilson talks about her career and leadership priorities in SECAF: The First Interview on AF.mil. Also, the Air Force men's volleyball team won their second Armed Forces championship in three years.
Jun 05, 2017
Air Force Radio News 5 June 2017 B
Today's stories: The 86th Airlift Wing will support D-Day 73 by flying over the beaches of Normandy and holding remembrance ceremonies. Also, Airmen interested in becoming enlisted remotely piloted aircraft pilots have until Nov. 15, 2017, to submit completed application packages, including physical exams, to the Air Force Personnel Center.
Jun 05, 2017
Air Force Radio News 02 June 2017 A
Today's stories: B-52H Stratofortresses from Barksdale Air Force Base, Louisiana, and about 800 Airmen from Air Force Global Strike Command, deployed to Royal Air Force Fairford. Also, the Air Force is accepting nominations for the 2017 Lance P. Sijan U.S. Air Force Leadership Award.
Jun 02, 2017
Air Force Radio News 02 June 2017 B
Today's stories: The 40th Helicopter Squadron rescued two girls and their dog from Sluice Boxes State Park, Montana. Also, Airmen and aircraft from the 5th Reconnaissance Squadron, Osan Air Base, Republic of Korea, deployed to Kadena Air Base, Japan.
Jun 02, 2017
Air Force Radio News 01 June 2017 B
Today's stories: Members of the 353rd Special Operations Group and Royal New Zealand Air Force team up for exercise Teak Net. Also, the Air Force has selected 50 active-duty Airmen for the Interservice Physician Assistant Program.
Jun 01, 2017
Air Force Radio News 01 June 2017 A
Today's stories: DOD Missile Defense Agency conducts successful first ever live-fire test of ballistic missile defense system. Also, Investigation report released on MQ-9A Reaper crash from July 2016.
Jun 01, 2017
Air Force Radio News 31 May 2017 B
Today's stories: Airmen from 11 separate nations participated in Arctic Challenge, the largest European air exercise of the year. Also, the all-Air Force women’s volleyball team won the Armed Forces Championship, at Naval Station Mayport, Florida.
May 31, 2017
Air Force Radio News 31 May 2017 A
Today's stories: F-35A Lighting II 3,000th sortie. Also, Children bowl for free at Air Force installations.
May 31, 2017
Air Force Radio News 30 May 2017 B
Today's Story: Vice Chief of Staff of the Air Force General Stephen Wilson discussed the state of the nuclear triad last week.
May 30, 2017
Air Force Radio News 26 May 2017 A
Today's stories: Airmen who volunteer for a 365 day deployment can apply for one of two assignments. Also, Air Force T.V. Radio just published their latest episode of BLUE.
May 26, 2017
Air Force Radio News 26 May 2017 B
Today's story: Air Force leaders discussed specifics of the service's fiscal 2018 space investment budget.
May 26, 2017
Air Force Radio News 25 May 2017 B
Today's story: Secretary of the Air Force Heather Wilson spoke at the Air Force Academy graduation on Wednesday.
May 25, 2017
Air Force Radio News 25 May 2017 A
Today's story: The Air Force plans to increase personnel commander support staff manning by Fiscal Year 2020.
May 25, 2017
Air Force Radio News 23 May 2017 B
Today's stories: Vice President Mike Pence spoke to Wright-Patt Airmen and their families as part of his visit here for Armed Forces Day. Also, 80 Airmen attached to the 86th Airlift Wing from Ramstein Air Base, Germany, deployed to Israel in support of exercise Juniper Falcon from May 7-18, 2017.
May 23, 2017
Air Force Radio News 23 May 2017 A
Today's story: The Air Force Research Laboratory is looking for ideas for an upgraded mobile weather platform.
May 23, 2017
Air Force Radio News 22 May 2017 B
Today's stories: Air Force Chief of Staff General David Goldfein hosted a National Pilot Sourcing Meeting with airline executives to discuss the national pilot shortage. Also, 230 personnel from the 493rd Fighter Squadron, Royal Air Force Lakenheath, England, and the 351st Air Refueling Squadron, RAF Mildenhall, England, deployed to bases in Finland and Sweden for Arctic Challenge 2017.
May 22, 2017
Air Force Radio News 22 May 2017 A
Today's stories: Coalition forces conduct a joint crash response exercise in Southwest Asia. Also, Spangdahlem Air Base, Germany, hosted a series of events for National Police Week.
May 22, 2017