Man arrested for making terrorist threat at  New York Air National Guard — Joint Force Headquarters

New York Army National Guard leaders stretch before the Army Combat Test on April 27, 2019 at the Division of Military and Naval Affairs in Latham, N.Y. (U.S. Army National Guard photo by Capt. Jean Marie Kratzer) Lauren Stanforth Times Union, Albany, N.Y. Jul. 26—COLONIE — State Police have charged a 20-year-old man who allegedly made a […]

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‘One of the most advanced aircraft ever:’ B-21 Raiders to be revealed later this year

Siandhara Bonnet Rapid City Journal, S.D. Jul. 20—The B-21 Raiders will be revealed later this year and the project is on time and on budget, U.S. Sen. Mike Rounds, R- S.D., announced Tuesday. Rounds was the sole elected official in a visit to the B-21 Raider production facility in Palmdale, California. The two companies working on the project are Lockheed Martin and Northrop […]

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Air Force is reducing the number of promotions for NCOs over the next few years

Secretary of the Air Force Public Affairs The Air Force is expecting lower promotion rates for the next few years due to enlisted grade restructuring, a leveling-off of end-strength growth, and high retention levels.  Based on structure revisions and end-strength requirements, grades E-5 through E-7 will be impacted. Through this realignment, the Air Force intends to […]

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Air Force’s new missile rocket explodes seconds after launch, starts fire at Vanderberg Space Force Base

An unarmed Minuteman III intercontinental ballistic missile launches during an operational test at 12:40 a.m. Pacific Daylight Time Thursday May 9, 2019, at Vandenberg Air Force Base, Calif. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Hanah Abercrombie) Kaytlyn Leslie The Tribune (San Luis Obispo, Calif.) Jul. 7—A planned test of a missile rocket from […]

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Ex-Air Force sergeant to be sentenced for the murder of federal security officer and wounding another outside Oakland courthouse

Update: The sentencing for the former U.S. Air Force sergeant who pleaded guilty to killing a security guard outside the Oakland federal courthouse is scheduled for today. Carrillo took a guilty plea deal for the murder that occurred outside the courthouse during the George Floyd protests on May 29, 2020. In February, 33-year-old Steven Carrillo […]

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