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April 25, 2018

Airmen Transport Emergency Vehicles to Guatemala

An Air Force C-17 Globemaster III crew from Travis Air Force Base, California, delivered a much-needed ambulance and firetruck to the people of Tecpan, Guatemala.

April 25, 2018

Air Cavalry, ‘Sky Soldiers’ Test New Air Assault Concept

Army Joint Modernization Command’s Joint Warfighting Assessment 18 is a training event designed for soldiers to operate realistically and test new concepts and capabilities required for the joint force to win across multiple environments.

April 24, 2018

Man’s Best Friend Puts the Bite on Security Threats

With a top running speed over 30 mph, a bite force over 200 pounds and a sense of smell 40 times more sensitive than a human’s, the military working dogs of the 48th Security Forces Squadron at Royal Air Force Lakenheath, England, are not to be messed with.

April 23, 2018

Georgia Air Guard Unit Aids Base Recovery Effort in Puerto Rico

The Georgia Air National Guard’s 202nd Engineering Installation Squadron deployed to Puerto Rico to spearhead hurricane recovery efforts for the 156th Airlift Wing’s base communications infrastructure.

April 23, 2018

Soldiers Practice Disaster Response Skills at Guardian Response Exercise

Texas-based soldiers are in Indiana to train to validate their ability to assist with defense support of civil authorities in the event of a chemical, biological, radiological or nuclear catastrophe.

April 20, 2018

Fort Drum Army Aviators Push Boundaries During Falcon’s Peak Exercise

10th Combat Aviation Brigade soldiers from Fort Drum, N.Y., participated in Falcon’s Peak, a 10-day aviation exercise that simulated a rapid readiness deployment of air and ground troops from Fort Drum to Camp Ethan Allen and Camp Johnson in Vermont.

April 19, 2018

Marines Use 3-D Printer to Make Replacement Part for F-35 Fighter

Marines with the 31st Marine Expeditionary Unit's Combat Logistics Battalion 31 are using 3-D printing to make aircraft parts, saving time and money and avoiding logistics hurdles.

April 18, 2018

Air Force Inspectors Comb Aircraft for Potential Problems

Airmen from the 19th Maintenance Squadron’s nondestructive inspection shop at Little Rock Air Force Base, Ark., perform aircraft integrity checks using liquids and a variety of other methods to assist them in searching for cracks in aircraft parts and other imperfections.

April 18, 2018

Service Dog Lends War Veteran a Helping Paw

What if you are screaming for help, but no one can hear you? What if your life starts to crumble? Do you know where to turn or what options are available to veterans and service members? That is exactly how retired Air Force Tech. Sgt. Brandon Jones felt as he reached a breaking point in his military career and decided it was time to reach out to military agencies to get the help he desperately needed.

April 17, 2018

Air Force Squadron Strengthens International Bonds

The 387th Expeditionary Security Forces Squadron has increased joint security operations through host nation cooperation in Kuwait, where a large-scale, temporary cargo facility is under construction.

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