A B-52 Stratofortress assigned to the 96th Bomb Squadron at Barksdale Air Force Base, La., is prepared for a training mission in support of Red Flag 14-2 at Nellis Air Force Base, Nev. (U.S. Air Force photo/Airman 1st Class Thomas Spangler)

Swiss Army Bomber

18 August 2014

B-52 remains one of Air Force’s most versatile aircraft


On Target

11 August 2014

AF Shooting Team showcases skills on world stage

Staff Sgt. Ronald Ball displays photos of his sons that he keeps in his wallet.

Transcending Tragedy

28 July 2014

Former police officer endures wife’s death to raise sons, join the Air Force

An SR-71 is shown in flight with an experimental test fixture mounted on the back of the airplane in 1999.

The Blackbird

17 July 2014

SR-71 remains fastest, highest-flying manned aircraft