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Rep. Adam Smith suggested the Air Force preemptively announced its preferred locations for a C-130J operating base, saying the timing “raises serious concerns” about the potential influence two Senate runoff elections in Georgia.

Kirtland AFB is getting additional aircraft, crews

The U.S. Air Force has selected Kirtland Air Force Base's 58th Special Operations Wing as the preferred future home for its AC-130J Ghostrider Formal Training Unit, to be relocated from Hurlburt Field. Fla.

Germany lets children of many in US military community enter the country for the holidays

Germany has partially lifted a months-old coronavirus travel ban on Americans to allow the children of some members of the U.S. military community covered by the Status of Forces Agreement to spend the holidays in the country with their parents, Air Force officials said.

Former Tuskegee Airman Frank Macon dies at 97

Frank Macon died Sunday night at his home in Colorado Springs. He was 97.

Throttle back, bikers, the safety course at Yokota Air Base is here to stay

The Defense Department requires base commanders to provide motorcycle safety training and while there is a plan to move the course, it won't be implemented any time soon, the base's safety chief said.

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