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AFROTC grants accommodations for first Sikh cadet
July 19, 2022
Air Force ROTC Cadet Gursharan Virk, third from left, takes part in Detachment 255’s color guard ceremony at a football game at the University of Iowa in 2021. Virk is the first Sikh ROTC cadet to be granted religious accommodations by the Air Force in observation of his faith. The accommodations include wear of a turban and facial hair. (Courtesy photo)

Air Force announces 12 Outstanding Airmen for 2022
July 15, 2022
Graphic with rank insignias of E1-E9 that reads 12 Outstanding airmen of the year.

Department of the Air Force seeking science research partnerships with HBCUs
June 28, 2022

Air Force legend interred at Arlington National Cemetery
June 22, 2022
A funeral procession carries the casket of Air Force Brig. Gen. Charles E. McGee to his gravesite at Arlington National Cemetery, Arlington, Va., June 17, 2022. McGee, a Tuskegee Airman, died Jan. 16, 2022 at the age of 102. He served 30 years during World War II, the Korean War and the Vietnam War. (U.S. Air Force photo by Eric Dietrich)

Joint Travel Regulation update provides relief to dorm Airmen
June 16, 2022
A recent modification to the joint travel regulation now allows Airmen directed to move out of government quarters to receive a partial dislocation allowance of $840. (U.S. Air Force graphic)

Future of nursing: Telehealth, more innovation, maybe some robots
May 18, 2022
Image of Airmen training.

Revised ‘Brown, Blue Book’ released
May 9, 2022
Revised Blue, Brown Book released

SECAF issues proclamation, outlines updates during Sexual Assault Awareness and Prevention Month
April 29, 2022
Secretary of the Air Force Frank Kendall signs a Sexual Assault and Prevention Month proclamation in the Pentagon, Arlington, Va., April 27, 2022. (Air Force Photo by Andy Morataya)

Air Mobility Command reopens Space-Available travel
April 26, 2022
A C-130J Super Hercules taxis on the flightline at Little Rock Air Force Base, Arkansas, as Airmen from the 19th Airlift Wing return from a deployment, April 4, 2022. Airmen from the 19th AW deployed to Ali Al Salem Air Base, Kuwait, which is known as U.S. Central Command’s Theater Gateway, and is capable of responding to contingencies throughout the area of responsibility through tactical airlift operations. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Maria Umanzor Guzman)

The Blueprint: roadmap to enlisted force development
April 26, 2022
The Blueprint Promo

Air Force releases pregnancy, postpartum experience survey
April 19, 2022

DAF recognizes Transgender Day of Visibility March 31
March 31, 2022

Kendall, Brown, Raymond outline changes necessary to defend the nation, the need to go fast and succeed
March 11, 2022
Secretary of the Air Force Frank Kendall speaks during the McAleese FY2023 Defense Program Conference in Washington, D.C., March 9, 2022.

Voting open for Spark Tank 2022 ideas
February 28, 2022
Cast a vote for your favorite entry in the Department of the Air Force Spark Tank 2022 competition. Online polling is open through March 4. Finalists will take the stage March 4 in Orlando, Florida, during the Air Force Association’s Air Warfare Symposium, to pitch their innovation ideas to Air Force and Space Force senior leadership and industry experts. The audience poll will select the Fan Favorite and be included in the panel’s votes to determine the Spark Tank winner. (Courtesy graphic)

‘Candy Bomber’ passes away at 101
February 18, 2022
Retired Col. Gail Halvorsen, also known as the "Candy Bomber," passed away Feb. 16, 2022. He was 101 years old.

AETC publishes first competency-based civilian Learning Professionals career series education and training plan
February 15, 2022
picture of career field series education and training plan cover

Department of the Air Force launches pilot program to incentivize optimized flying
February 1, 2022
As part of its effort to streamline operations and increase aircraft range and capability, the Department of the Air Force launched the pilot Mission Execution Excellence Program to incentivize optimized flying on aircraft that consume the most fuel across the enterprise.

Air Force announces IDE in-residence nomination process change
January 10, 2022
Department of the Air Force News

Department of the Air Force launches myEval in 2022
January 7, 2022
Department of the Air Force News

Wanted: Innovative ideas for Spark Tank 2022
August 3, 2021
Master Sgt. Justin Bauer from the 355th Fighter Wing at Davis-Monthan Air Force Base, Ariz., was awarded the Spark Tank 2021 trophy for his idea, “Innovative Approach to C-130 Wheel Repair.” Spark Tank 2022, a Department of the Air Force annual competition in which Airmen and Guardians pitch innovative solutions to operational problems, will accept submissions in early August 2021.