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Air Force Cyber Direct Commissioning Program enhancement helps to onboard future cyber cfficers
April 19, 2023
The U.S. Air Force is revolutionizing how it recruits and commissions the next generation of cyber professionals. The Air Force is utilizing the Cyber Direct Commissioning Program to address current manning requirements in the cyber workforce. Leveraging this authority allows the Air Force to fulfill critical technical skills desired by various missions throughout the service. This program reduces the training cycle for officers and accelerates the onboarding process to meet urgent and future mission needs.

Air Force Security Forces Center Information Fusion Cell enhances installation security
April 19, 2023
Security Forces installation gate entry control

Air Force releases Global Futures Report: Joint Functions in 2040
April 13, 2023
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SECAF updated on recruiting efforts, meets local recruiters
April 11, 2023
Secretary of the Air Force Frank Kendall

AFIMSC celebrates eight years of global I&MS support
April 6, 2023
Eight years ago, on April 6, 2015, the Air Force activated the Air Force Installation and Mission Support Center, one of six specialized centers assigned to Air Force Materiel Command.

Air Force Civil Engineer Center hosts Compass 2023 Geospatial Event
April 5, 2023
Compass 2023 presents week of learning, sharing geospatial solutions April 11-14

Air Force assessing communities’ interest in restoration advisory boards
April 4, 2023
Air Force officials led an orientation event in Oscoda, Michigan, Aug. 2 for members of the newly formed Wurtsmith Restoration Advisory Board

DOD announces new bereavement leave benefit for service members
March 31, 2023
The DOD seal was first authorized for official use on Aug. 22, 1949, by Defense Secretary Louis Johnson, when the National Military Establishment was redesignated the Department of Defense. The DOD seal’s use is restricted to official DOD top leader correspondence, legal documents, reports, memoranda, ceremonial booklets, certificates and awards. (Graphic by the Department of Defense)

DOD increases efforts to bring small businesses into defense industrial base 
March 24, 2023
A five-sided building sits amidst green space, parking lots and highways.

Under Secretary of the Air Force testifies on recruiting
March 23, 2023
Kristyn Jones, assistant secretary of the Air Force for Financial Management and Comptroller, performing the duties of Under Secretary of the Air Force, testifies before the Senate Armed Services Committee on military recruiting challenges in Washington, D.C., March 22, 2023. (U.S. Air Force photo by Eric Dietrich)

DOD announces six new measures to enhance well-being of military force and their families
March 23, 2023
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Air Force environmental restoration chief receives Trailblazer Award
March 17, 2023
Group photo taken at the BEYA awards gala in Maryland.

Brown says Airmen must be comfortable with ‘discomfort’ to drive change the Air Force needs
March 13, 2023
Air Force Chief of Staff Gen. CQ Brown, Jr. delivers his keynote speech “Airmen in the Fight” during the Air and Space Forces Association 2023 Warfare Symposium in Aurora, Colo., March 7, 2023. Brown emphasized that the service must adapt and reform to ensure that its distinctive history is maintained. (U.S. Air Force photo by Eric Dietrich)

Air Force secures additional funding for recruitment incentive programs
March 13, 2023

Developmental special experiences with AFROTC, USAFA, FBI highlighted in quarterly spotlight
March 13, 2023
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DAWN-ED program seeks advanced degree applicants for 2024 academic year
March 7, 2023
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Women leaders discuss benefits of military service
March 7, 2023
Three people in military dress uniform add rank pins onto a female military officer.

Air Force to eliminate PFAS-containing foam from hangar fire suppression systems
March 3, 2023
The Air Force to lockout/tagout AFFF tanks and systems from hangar fire suppression systems by early 2023.

Department of the Air Force updates policies, procedures to recruit for the future
March 2, 2023
U.S. Air Force Master Sgt. Shannon Fairburn and Master Sgt. Lewis Staubs ensure Airmen in the 167th Materiel Management Flight are wearing their service dress uniforms in accordance with dress and appearance standards during a uniform inspection, Nov. 6, 2022, at the 167th Airlift Wing, Shepherd Field, Martinsburg, West Virginia

DAF issues guidance on COVID-related adverse actions; Religious Accommodation Requests
February 27, 2023
Coronavirus Disease 2019 Rotator Graphic