Scientists and engineers from the Air Force
Research Laboratory, as well as Defense Department medical organizations will
exhibit more than 100 innovations ranging from advanced weapons to disaster
relief support during the Defense Lab Day at the Pentagon on May 14.
Air Force Special Operations Command recently
wrapped up the two-week Emerald Warrior 2015, a joint service, interagency, and
partner nation exercise.
Airmen with the 455th Expeditionary Logistics Readiness
Squadron completed a successful month-long aerial asset “swap out” at Bagram
AB, Afghanistan, on April 30.
Armed Services Committee Chairman Sen. John McCain (R-Ariz.) applauded
President Obama’s pick for the new Chairman and vice chairman of the Joint
Chiefs of Staff, vowing his committee will give the nominations “prompt and
Evaluators from the 8th Fighter Wing’s inspector
general’s office at Kunsan AB, South Korea, took a hard look at how airmen
conduct operations while responding to unplanned threats, such as simulated
unexploded ordnance, during Exercise Beverly Midnight 15-3.
The Air Force’s RQ-4 Global Hawk intelligence,
surveillance, and reconnaissance remotely piloted aircraft has received
Milestone C approval from the Defense Acquisition Executive, a designation that
allows the program to move forward with planned modernization activities and
its updated acquisition strategy.
The Thunderbirds' perform the diamond bottom up pass maneuver during a practice show at Lakeland, Fla., April 24, 2015.
President Obama this week will nominate Marine Corps Commandant Gen. Joseph Dunford to be the next Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, and Gen. Paul Selva, head of US Transportation Command, to serve as the Joint Chiefs’ vice chairman, according to press reports on Monday.
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