Master Sgt. Brian Ferguson
  • Staying on Track Dr. John Paul Stapp earned the title “the fastest man on Earth” when he rode the Sonic Wind I rocket-propelled sled at the Holloman High Speed Test Track at Holloman Air Force Base, New Mexico, on December 10, 1954, to a land speed record of 632 mph in five seconds. He sustained the greatest recorded […] No responses May 31, 2018
  • Target Acquired For decades the F-16 Fighting Falcon was the world’s premier fighter jet.  Small, maneuverable and fast, it has been used for air-to-air operations and air-to-ground operations.  Even today, with its current upgrades, it is one of the world’s most advanced fighters. This is why they are blowing them up. In a small compound on the […] No responses May 24, 2018
  • F-16 Fighting Falcon See more F-16 photos on Flickr The F-16 Fighting Falcon, originally developed by General Dynamics (now Lockheed-Martin), is a proven compact, single-engine, multi-role fighter aircraft. Since the F-16A’s first flight in December 1976, this highly maneuverable air-to-air combat and air-to-surface attack aircraft has provided mission versatility and high-performance for the U.S. and allied nations at […] No responses February 12, 2018
  • MAFFS Activate See more MAFFS photos on Flickr Staff Sgt. Timothy Dawson was trying to get some rest before work the next day. The phone rang twice before he answered it. His neighbor, who lives just above his apartment complex on the hill, told him the fire was really close and they were evacuating. That neighbor was […] No responses January 25, 2018
  • Providing Reinforcement See more ‘Providing Reinforcement’ photos on Flickr More than 1500 service members have lost limbs in the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan since 2001. For those faced with this traumatic injury, the Department of Defense medical system has adapted in the last 20 years to speed up the recovery process and improve prosthetics. “Our patients […] No responses October 20, 2017
  • No English, No Problem “Dino” Dannawi was only 4 or 5 years old when his father took him to the theater to see Tarzan. “My father loved movies. I was just excited to be along for the ride,” he said. But that experience changed Dannawi. “Every time I think about it, I get emotional,” said Dannawi. “It wasn’t the […] No responses June 19, 2017
  • A Mighty Display of Democracy See more inauguration photos on Flickr Votes were cast and no matter whom you voted for, one thing now is certain, on Jan. 20, 2016, Donald J. Trump will become the 45th president of the United States. Supreme Court Chief Justice John Roberts Jr. will swear in President-elect Trump at noon during the inauguration ceremony […] No responses January 19, 2017