Air Force

A Fighting Falcon pilot from the 8th Fighter Wing suffered minor injuries when he ejected during a landing after a routine sortie on Monday.

Mass. city receives $1.35M reimbursement from Air Force for water contaminated with firefighting chemicals

Westfield, Mass. has received its $1.35 million reimbursement from the U.S. Air Force, money the city was owed because firefighting chemicals from Barnes Air National Guard Base contaminated the city’s drinking water supply.

Air Force breaks ground on first phase of ‘Osprey campus’ at Yokota in Tokyo

The work involves building 587,000 square feet, equivalent to about 10 football fields, of paved areas to support aircraft flown by the 21st Special Operations Squadron.

Florida community rallies to fix home for family of Hurlburt airman who fell from plane

Cole and Rachael Condiff bought a fixer-upper in Navarre, but the U.S. Air Force staff sergeant and his wife never got a chance to work on it together. Cole Condiff remains missing and is presumed dead from a parachute training accident off a C-130 transport aircraft over the Gulf of Mexico early in the morning on Tuesday, Nov. 5.

Okinawans living near Kadena Air Base, MCAS Futenma seek $1.8 million over aircraft noise

Two suits, both filed Saturday, seek $1.8 million in compensation: $1.16 million for 110 residents around Kadena Air Base and $642,00 for 102 residents near Marine Corps Air Station Futenma.

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