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Air Force transitions to a single combat uniform Air Force transitions to a single combat uniform
Air Force leaders announced the service will move to a single combat utility uniform, adopting the Operational Camouflage Pattern, or OCP, already in use by the Army and Airmen in combat zones and in certain jobs across the Air Force.
0 5/14
2018
AF announces changes to Courses 14 and 15 AF announces changes to Courses 14 and 15
Effective immediately, Air Force officials have removed the requirement to complete Courses 14 and 15 for all Airmen serving in the active component. Air National Guard and Air Force Reserve Airmen will have the option to complete their enlisted professional military education through distance learning or in-residence attendance.
0 4/26
2018
Air Force to institute new method to protect PII Air Force to institute new method to protect PII
Air Force officials announced emails containing personally identifiable information, and similar numeric constructs, will be blocked from transmission unless the email is encrypted. For members unable to send or receive encrypted emails, members will be directed to utilize the AMRDEC SAFE application.
0 2/28
2018
Staff Sgt. Kyle Yoder of the 380th Expeditionary Aircraft Maintenance Squadron holds out a coin awarded to him by Secretary of the Air Force Heather Wilson at Al Dhafra Air Base, United Arab Emirates, Aug. 18, 2017. SecAF, CSAF recognize motivation of Total Force at 380th AEW
The 380th AEW is in a unique position as the only wing in the U.S. Central Command area of responsibility that supports all five Air Force core missions, said Goldfein. However, it is not just the diversity of mission sets that sets the wing apart. The 380th AEW is made up of approximately 25 percent Air National Guard and Air Force Reserve members.
0 8/22
2017
Default Air Force Logo Air Force announces significant changes to Aviation Bonus Program
As part of its retention efforts, the Air Force released details on the fiscal year 2017 Aviation Bonus Program (AvB) June 5, 2017. This year’s program implements an increase in maximum bonus amounts authorized in the fiscal 2017 National Defense Authorization Act in addition to more flexibility in contract lengths.
0 6/05
2017
Lt. Col. Kimberly MacPherson, the 34th Aeromedical Evacuation Squadron director of operations and flight nurse, briefs Secretary of the Air Force Heather Wilson on the 302nd Airlift Wing’s capabilities and contributions to the U.S. Air Force’s aeromedical evacuation mission. The secretary had the opportunity to view up-close a portable U.S. Forest Service Modular Airborne Fire Fighting System used during 302nd AW C-130 MAFFS missions and meet with Reserve Citizen Airmen from the wing’s 34th Aeromedical Evacuation Squadron, 302nd Security Forces Squadron and 302nd Operations Group. The May 22, 2017 visit to Peterson Air Force Base was the first official base visit for Wilson as Secretary of the Air Force. (U.S. Air Force photo/Staff Sgt. Frank Casciotta) SecAF visits 302nd AW
Lt. Col. Kimberly MacPherson, the 34th Aeromedical Evacuation Squadron director of operations and flight nurse, briefs Secretary of the Air Force Heather Wilson on the 302nd Airlift Wing’s capabilities and contributions to the U.S. Air Force’s aeromedical evacuation mission. The secretary had the opportunity to view up-close a portable U.S. Forest
0 5/25
2017
Default Air Force Logo President nominates Wilson to become Air Force secretary
President Donald Trump announced Jan. 23, that he intends to nominate Heather Wilson as Secretary of the Air Force.
0 1/26
2017
The Air Force announced new policies on dress and appearance with regard to tattoos Jan. 9. (Courtesy graphic) AF evolves policies to access more talent, maintain high standards
The Air Force announced new policies on dress and appearance with regard to tattoos, as well as changes to service medical accession policy Jan. 9.
0 1/10
2017
Default Air Force Logo AF issues implementation guidance for transgender Airmen
Air Force officials released transgender implementation guidance Oct. 7 addressing specific procedures for transitioning and requesting an official change in gender as well as associated guidance in areas ranging from medical and privacy issues to deployments, fitness standards, and dress and appearance.
0 10/14
2016
Default Air Force Logo AF selects first enlisted Airmen for Global Hawk pilot training
The Air Force recently selected the first 10 enlisted Airmen to attend RQ-4 Global Hawk pilot training, marking the first time since World War II enlisted Airmen will be behind the stick.
0 7/06
2016
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