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CSAF visits Peterson AFB > US Air Force > Article Display

By Airman 1st Class Brooke Wise, Peterson-Schriever Garrison Public Affairs / Published September 25, 2020 Air Force Chief of Staff Gen. Charles Q. Brown, Jr. speaks with Col. James Smith, Peterson-Schriever Garrison commander, after landing at Peterson Air Force Base, Colo., Sept. 22, 2020. Brown currently serves as the 22nd chief of staff of the [...]

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Presidential Message on the 73rd Birthday of the United States Air Force

On the 73rd birthday of the United States Air Force, I join our grateful Nation in celebrating the world’s most powerful flying force.  As Commander in Chief, I salute all of the Airmen who defend our country and promote peace with unparalleled service and excellence. The United States Air Force is instrumental in protecting the [...]

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Academy’s 21st superintendent reports for duty > US Air Force > Article Display

U.S. AIR FORCE ACADEMY, Colo. (AFNS) — Lt. Gen. Richard M. Clark is excited.   He’s the new superintendent at the Air Force Academy, and while he knows he’s got big responsibilities to handle as the school’s top officer, he said the weight of those duties is eased by the enthusiasm he feels about cadets. [...]

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Three Army brigades will deploy to Europe, South Korea and Afghanistan

WASHINGTON — Despite the coronavirus pandemic, the Army announced it will deploy a brigade to Europe, another to South Korea and a third to Afghanistan. The fall deployments are part of regular rotations to the three locations, according the Army’s announcement Thursday. About 700 soldiers from the 2nd Brigade Combat Team, 10th Mountain Division from Fort Drum, [...]

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Italy eyes path into US Army’s next-gen helo program, thanks to EU pandemic-relief fund

Italy’s government ministries have come up with hundreds of ideas for investing the money, with a focus on job creation, green technologies, digital programs that include extending broadband internet access, and building new rail lines and hospitals. Article source: https://www.defensenews.com/global/europe/2020/09/25/italy-eyes-path-into-us-armys-next-gen-helo-program-thanks-to-eu-pandemic-relief-fund/

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U.S. Army offers up to $25,000 reward in search for missing soldier

EL PASO, Texas, (KTSM) — The U.S. Army Criminal Investigation Command is offering a reward of up to $25,00 for credible information that leads to the whereabouts of missing Fort Bliss Soldier Pvt. Richard Halliday. Halliday, 21, was last seen on post on July 23, after departing his on-post barracks room wearing gray or turquoise [...]

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Watch the Coast Guard rescue seven people from a capsized boat

Harrowing video has emerged of the chaotic moments Sunday when a U.S. Coast Guard crew rescued a pregnant woman and six other people from a capsized boat far off the Tampa Bay, Florida, coast. “Don’t let go of that bag!” a Coast Guard member yells to one of the stranded people as others pensively sit [...]

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US Coast Guard Cutter Winslow Griesser Intercepts 38 Migrants, Seizes Seven Kilograms of Cocaine

By Space Coast Daily  //  September 26, 2020 <!–function email_click() {u=location.href;t=document.title;window.open(‘http://creativeimpactsolutions.com/email-share-tool/ini.php?url=https%3A%2F%2Fspacecoastdaily.com%2F2020%2F09%2Fu-s-coast-guard-cutter-winslow-griesser-intercepts-38-migrants-seizes-seven-kilograms-of-cocaine%2F&title=U.S.+Coast+Guard+Cutter+Winslow+Griesser+Intercepts+38+Migrants%2C+Seizes+Seven+Kilograms+of+Cocaine&src=Space%20Coast%20Daily&banner=http%3A%2F%2Fspacecoastdaily.com%2Fwp-content%2Fuploads%2F2012%2F03%2Fshare-banner1.jpg’,’sharer’,’toolbar=0,status=0,width=430,height=600′ );return false;}–> ongoing multiagency efforts in support of Operation Caribbean Guard The Coast Guard Cutter Winslow Griesser (WPC-1116) cutter boat is on scene with an illegal migrant vessel in waters south of Mona Island, Puerto Rico Sept. 17, 2020. Following the interdiction, 36 of [...]

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Coast Guard crew saves ship from fire while underway in 7th Fleet

The crew of the Waesche, a national security cutter, battled heroically to save their ship after a fire broke out while it was underway in U.S. 7th Fleet Sunday. Five Coast Guard members sustained minor injuries, but the crew was able to get the blaze under control in about 90 minutes and the stricken 418-foot-long [...]

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Task force Marines increase unit readiness with small unmanned aircraft system

CAMP LEJEUNE, N.C. — The crisis-response capabilities of Special Purpose Marine Air-Ground Task Force – Southern Command reached new heights. Task force U.S. Marines certified as small Unmanned Aircraft System operators at Camp Lejeune, North Carolina, after months of training for the capability to use these small drones to get aerial depictions of a given [...]

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