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.

U.S. Navy Lt. j.g. Scott Russell and U.S. Air Force Senior Airman Brian Russell, reunite in uniform during Red Flag 15-2 at Nellis Air Force Base, Nevada, March 7, 2015. Brian is a KC-135 Stratotanker crew chief with the 22nd Maintenance Squadron at McConnell Air Force Base, Kansas, while Scott is a Navy Lieutenant junior grade and an EP-3E Aeries pilot with the Fleet Air Reconnaissance Squadr

Ties that bind

26 October 2015

Brothers find common ground through military experience

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

Airman 1st Class Khalil Edmonson, 437th Maintenance Squadron non-destructive inspection journeyman, immerses a metal C-17 Globemaster III bolt in remover to detect cracks on Feb. 18, 2015 at Joint Base Charleston, South Carolina.

C-17 Health Care

25 August 2015

Non-destructive Inspection Shop Looks Into C-17’s Body to Determine Potential Problems