(U.S. Air Force photo/Master Sgt. Jeffrey Allen)

3-2-1 Contact

9 November 2015

SecAF relies on face-to-face engagement

Lt. Col. George Watkins, the 34th Fighter Squadron commander, flies a combat-coded F-35A Lightning II aircraft past the control tower at Hill Air Force Base, Utah, Sept. 17, 2015.

Airman Aerials

5 November 2015

Since its early days as a service, the Air Force has embraced technological advances in air and space capabilities and played an integral role as a global airpower.

Texas -- Emergency responders here line up to help unload injured evacuees Sept. 3. C-130 Hercules crews from the 50th Airlift Squadron at Little Rock Air Force Base, Ark., teamed up with Airmen from the 452nd Aeromedical Evacuation Squadron at March Air Reserve Base, Calif., to relocate sick and injured patients devastated after Hurricane Katrina. (U.S. Air Force photo by 1st Lt. Jon Quinlan)

The 400

21 September 2015

Technical school Airmen endure the storm and then stay to pick up the pieces


Hurricane warning

15 September 2015

53rd WRS aircrews weather dangerous storms to gather data, save lives

NEW ORLEANS -- A young Hurricane Katrina survivor hugs her rescuer, Staff Sgt. Mike Maroney, after she was relocated to the Louis Armstrong New Orleans International Airport, La., on Sept. 7.


7 September 2015

Pararescueman awaits New Orleans reunion with girl he rescued after Hurricane Katrina

Pararescueman Staff Sgt. Lopaka Mounts receives a hug from a Texas resident Sept. 13 during search and rescue operations after Hurricane Ike. Sergeant Mounts is assigned to the 331st Air Expeditionary Group at Randolph Air Force Base, Texas. (U.S. Air Force photo/Staff Sgt. James L. Harper Jr.)

A Look Back

31 August 2015

Sifting through memories of devastation and hope