The Department of the Air Force was created with the signing of the National Security Act of 1947. The Air Force’s missions are broken down into Air and Space Superiority, Global Attack, Rapid Global Mobility, Precision Engagement, Information Superiority and Agile Combat Support.
There are approximately 310,000 Active Duty airmen currently serving across the globe with an additional 71,400 airmen serving in the Air Force Reserve.
Air Force News
About 380 Americans are aboard the Diamond Princess cruise ship.
Chief of Space Operations Gen. John Raymond named Air Force Chief Master Sgt. Roger Towberman as his senior enlisted adviser.
The decision was made to land minutes after the plane took off when the crew noticed “a potential issue.”
Journalists posted photos of the patches, prompting questions about whether the uniform devices violated DoD policy.
The patient, who had been flown to Lackland AFB is now in isolation at a hospital and was reported in stable condition.
Roughly 6,000 Air Force staff sergeants will get extra time to take their upcoming promotion tests following a snafu.