Attrition rates for our first-term Airmen
during basic military training and technical school training were higher than they should have been because we didn't have a good support system in place to help these new recruits succeed.
The Air Force Association is very proud to honor the commitment of these outstanding airmen
," said George Muellner, AFA Chairman of the Board.
Across the board, Airmen
contributed magnificently in the past dozen years around the globe.
The Air Force could not say how many airmen
are eligible for the award.
Commanders and supervisors are doing what they can to execute safety programs and training, giving ACC Airmen
all available tools to minimize risk, but your leaders can't be everywhere all the time.
This is an important professional development experience for a select group of our Airmen
, and I know Airmen
all across our force will benefit when those attending this event return to their units to share the lessons they've learned this week.
Moye nailed the saga, punctured numerous myths, and provided the whole story, including the significance of the Tuskegee Airmen
for United States domestic politics and culture.
The job is different compared to that of most comptroller Airmen
, Airman Walker said, because Det.
After shooting and injuring two more airmen
he pointed the pistol at the head of a third and pulled the trigger twice, but the weapon jammed.
8 percent of the total 264,492 enlisted airmen
on active duty in the Air Force.
waits for a group photo with fellow Tuskegee Airmen
in the Capitol Rotunda in Washington prior to the Congressional Gold Medal Ceremony honoring the airmen
late last month.
Force shaping will involve difficult decisions for airmen
and leaders at all levels, but it's critical we mentor our people as we continue to balance the right set of skills and experiences throughout our Air Force, reduce end strength, and recapitalize.
EDWARDS AIR FORCE BASE -- Assisting airmen
before and after deployments overseas, improving quality of life and community outreach are among the goals of Edwards' new air base wing commander, Col.
We are very proud of those Tuskegee Airmen
who understood their historic role in our American story and history, even while America was fighting to bring democracy to the rest of the world.
The cause was simple: Once the tow tractor and trailer had separated, the two airmen
could not support the weight of the fully loaded trailer, and it fell on airman No.