(U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. David Salanitri)

‘The Code’

27 January 2016

Topic of F-105 pilot’s talk with survival school instructor became lifeline for POWs in Vietnam

General Charles G. Boyd, U.S. Air Force (Ret.), holds his two silver dollars in the palms of his hand during an interview.

Forever an Airman

25 January 2016

At 77, the only Vietnam POW four-star still has the spirit he had in his combat missions

Tech. Sgt. Chi Yi, a former vehicle operations specialist, spent more than three years as a military training instructor at basic military training at Lackland Air Force Base, Texas, before transitioning to Officer Training School at Maxwell AFB, Ala., as an MTI.


29 December 2015

MTI brings BMT intensity to officer training

Cpl. Teome Matamua and Sgt. Phillip McIllvaney, Australian Army 176th Air Dispatch Squadron loadmasters, wave to islanders in the Federated States of Micronesia from the back of a C-130J Hercules after delivering donated goods and critical supplies to the islanders Dec. 8, 2015, during Operation Christmas Drop.


21 December 2015

For the first time in its 60-year history, Christmas Drop is a three-nation operation