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Juneteenth: Celebrating freedom and commemorating Black history
June 13, 2023
The word Juneteenth overlaid on top of a civil rights event in black and white

Air Force Women’s Initiative Team champions women’s health care
September 20, 2021
As an outcome of the 101st Air Force uniform board, Air Force women will be able to wear their hair in up to two braids or a single ponytail with bulk not exceeding the width of the head and length not extending below a horizontal line running between the top of each sleeve inseam at the under arm through the shoulder blades. In addition, women’s bangs may now touch their eyebrows, but not cover their eyes. These new changes will be effective upon publication of the new standards in Air Force Instruction 36-2903, Feb. 10, 2021.

Air Force follows revised DOD transgender policies
May 13, 2021

Charter lays out AFIMSC diversity, inclusion initiatives
February 11, 2021
AFIMSC Diversity & Inclusion

Black History Month -- The Kitchen Table: Reflections on the past, visions for the future
February 3, 2021
U.S. Air Force Chief Master Sgt. Wendell Snider (right), 502nd Air Base Wing and Joint Base San Antonio command chief, poses for a photo with his wife of 22 years, LaShae, after an interview at JBSA-Randolph Jan. 19. The U.S. Air Force joins the millions of Americans celebrating Black History Month 2021 by honoring the history of African Americans in the military and considering ways to move forward in unity for the future.

From coal miner’s son to wing commander: African-American Airman led the way
February 28, 2018
In August 1967, Harold Beatty joined the Air Force in Knoxville, Tennessee, and over the next 35 years he made his way from airman basic to colonel, earning his bachelor’s and master’s degrees along the way.