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Black History Month: Celebrating aviation and space safety pioneers
February 22, 2024
Air and Space Pioneer

Chairman nominee would accelerate change in U.S. military to maintain deterrence
July 13, 2023
A man in military uniform, looking to his left, smiles.

Tuskegee Airman Charles McGee dies at 102
January 19, 2022
A man in a wheelchair points at a picture on the wall as others stand near him.

First African American Joint Chiefs Chairman also was the youngest
October 18, 2021
Retired Army Gen. Colin Powell stands at a microphone with concert players on a stage in the background.

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.