Air Force Academy mourns the death of cadet who succumbed to injuries

Hugh Johnson The Gazette (Colorado Springs, Colo.) May 4—The Air Force Academy announced on Wednesday the death of a cadet from complications caused by a fall last month. Cadet 4th Class Christopher Scott Ryong Adams suffered “severe injuries” in a fall on April 23 during personal recreation, according to Commandant of Cadets Brig. Gen. Paul Moga. Conner Adams, who said […]

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Top brass tells Congress, $194 billion budget request balances risks, quickens transformation to meet growing challenges from China

Invoking Gen. Douglas MacArthur’s observation that militaries fail when they are slow and “too late” to change, Secretary of the Air Force Frank Kendall urged Congress April 27 to embrace a $194 billion budget request specifically tailored to “transform” and modernize the Air and Space Forces to meet growing challenges from China.

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