Rosie the Riveter

An Original Rosie

8 February 2016

Elinor Otto keeps moving, even after almost 50 years in plane production

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

Staff Sgt. Tevni Carrillo, 9th Air Refueling Squadron, KC-10 Extender flight engineer, Travis Air Force Base, California, glides just after take off from the 600-foot gliding point of Ed. R. Levin County Park

Hang in there

30 November 2015

Reservist embraces his inner aerial geek

(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.


Hurricane warning

15 September 2015

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