Air Force

The roar of jet engines was the soundtrack as more than two dozen nations and aeronautical companies showcased next-generation aircraft designs and debuted new product lines at Britain’s Royal International Air Tattoo.

‘Freedom juice’: KC-10s work to keep fighter pilots in the battle during Talisman Sabre

Usually, a U.S. KC-10 refuels only American aircraft, but allied forces practice working together during a monthlong air, land and sea exercise led by the U.S. and Australia.

Vikings rookie Cutting to be used for Air Force recruiting while being permitted to play in NFL

Austin Cutting’s agent said Sunday the Vikings rookie long snapper from Air Force will serve his required two-year military commitment concurrently with being allowed to play in the NFL, and will be used for recruiting.

Air Force and Army practice aeromedical evacuation in Hawaii

A Mississippi Air National Guard C-17 cargo aircraft flew from Hickam Field to Kalaeloa Airport on Thursday to pick up simulated wounded troops who had been transported from a notional battlefield by an Army Black Hawk helicopter.

Air Force says new medical system significantly reduced airmen’s downtime

A test run of a new Air Force medical program was so successful at reducing the number of airmen who were sidelined and unable to perform their jobs that it’s being rolled out at bases across the U.S., officials said.

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