Drills in Bulgaria are the latest in a series of exercises taking place across Europe, where the Air Force has conducted numerous show-of-force flights.
The day was a first step in what will be on ongoing effort to eradicate discrimination in the Air Force and at Aviano, said Brig. Gen. Jason Bailey, the wing’s newly arrived commander.
The M18 was chosen as the Air Force’s new service pistol as part of the Reconstitute Defender Initiative, a program that aims to modernize and improve weapons systems.
Maj. Gen. Andrew M. Rohling took charge of U.S. Army Africa at a ceremony in Vicenza marked by minimal attendance and rigorous hygiene measures due to coronavirus restrictions.
Many Americans know Brazilian food primarily from churrascarias, the all-you-can-eat steakhouses that fill diners up on numerous preparations of freshly cut meats.
The planners for the Operation Porcupine exercise didn’t make it easy on the participants, but that’s because they’re writing the script based on decades of lessons learned, and for some, real-world rescue experiences.
Brig. Gen. Jason E. Bailey is scheduled to take command of Aviano’s 31st Fighter Wing during a virtual ceremony Friday, wing officials said.