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.
Malmstrom officer selected for new Air Force-Navy program
He’s been in the Air Force for eight years, most of that time spent at Minot AFB in North Dakota and the last two years ... can learn what we do just as I’m there to learn what they do,” McAfee said. He said he has a very basic understanding of ...
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 ...
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 ...
Maintaining the C-5 fleet begins at Dover
8/1/2014 - DOVER AIR FORCE BASE, Del. -- "Delivering today's airlift..." are the first words of Team Dover's mission. But how do ... basic training and Airmen who are retraining into the career field to keep the C-5 flying. The school is six weeks long ...