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Default Air Force Logo Bush: Terrorists view Iraq as lynchpin in global battle
An early U.S. military withdrawal from Iraq would play into terrorists' plans of establishing a new world order of radical Islam, President George W. Bush told members of a military officers' group here Sept. 5. "These evil men know that a fundamental threat to their aspirations is a democratic Iraq that can govern itself, sustain itself and defend
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Default Air Force Logo F-35 Lightning II Joint Strike Fighter testing marks program milestone
Arnold Engineering Development Center officials just completed aerodynamic testing on two variants of the F-35 Lightning II Joint Strike Fighter to support flight testing of the plane later this year. With this latest test, the AEDC staff surpassed 8,000 hours of JSF testing in the center's propulsion wind tunnel facility in support of the system
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Default Air Force Logo Officer promotion board changes take effect Jan. 1
The secretary of the Air Force has approved changes to the format of the selection brief presented to officer promotion boards to begin Jan. 1. Air Force officials will implement three changes to officer selection briefs, or OSBs; two changes deal with presentation of data related to developmental education with a third change deals with deployment
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Default Air Force Logo Enlisted assignment preference goes virtual
Enlisted Airmen are able to change their assignment preferences online through the virtual Military Personnel Flight, as the Air Force continues Personnel Services Delivery Transformation. Enlisted Airmen are responsible for updating their own assignment preferences online through vMPF. "This automation streamlines the process," said Capt. Jay
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Default Air Force Logo Trip to New York...
Thanks to the Commissary, a Laughlin family has a chance at a trip to New York and a special dinner courtesy of a worldwide contest to draw attention to "Family Day - ADay to Eat Dinner with Your Children." Created by The National Center on Addiction and Substance Abuse at Columbia University, "Family Day" is the fourth Monday of September each
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Default Air Force Logo Air University offers online language training to CGOs
Air University here is currently offering a valuable opportunity to active-duty company grade officers to study a foreign language online at no cost.In an effort to fulfill the Air Force Chief of Staff's guidance to develop culturally- and linguistically-competent Airmen, Air University will present the opportunity to develop skills in 28 foreign
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Default Air Force Logo Fall '06 Air and Space Power Journal available
The College for Aerospace Doctrine, Research and Education at Air University has published and distributed the Fall 2006 English edition of the Air Force's professional journal, Air and Space Power Journal. The journal serves as an open forum for the presentation and stimulation of innovative thinking about air and space power's role in national
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