Ramsey: Air Force basic training provides equal suffering for all
"Suffer in silence," another yelled at an especially noisy basic. Welcome to Jacks Valley, where each day hundreds of future Air Force officers travel far beyond their previous limits. They do this traveling ... past month rising long before sunrise.
Air Force Plans Shift to Obtain High-Tech Weapon Systems
WASHINGTON — In an acknowledgment that the military may be pricing itself out of business, the Air ... last month after another in a series of problems. Nor is there talk of getting rid the next generation long-range bomber, which the Air Force is ...
How the Air Force is fighting sexual assault, post-Lackland scandal
Washington — In the days before Congress held Wednesday's hearing on the now-infamous sexual assaults at Lackland Air Force Base ... who have served in basic military training over the past three years. Combing through the last year of sexual assault ...
First mother to fly with Air Force Thunderbirds readies for weekend show
is the first female reserve officer to fly with the Thunderbirds, the aerobatic squadron of the U.S. Air Force. The daughter of a Marine helicopter pilot in Vietnam, Jensen has spent the last five years ... her fourth was to basic training after being ...
Thunderbirds come from a long line of tradition, and training
“I commissioned through the Air Force Reserve Officers’ Training Corps at the University of St. Thomas ... than 200 days on the road representing Airmen during its 59th year. Last October, in an internal memo to military service chiefs, Defense ...