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Default Air Force Logo Air Force implements new parental leave policy, secondary caregivers given 21 days
In accordance with the Department of Defense Military Parental Leave Program, the Air Force announced an expansion to its parental leave policy on non-chargeable leave entitlements following the birth or adoption of a child.
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2018
Default Air Force Logo Air Force transfers cyber responsibility to ACC
Air Force officials announced the service’s cyber responsibilities will realign to Air Combat Command from Air Force Space Command.
0 6/07
2018
(U.S. Air Force graphic/Robin Meredith) AFPC launches database for special trophies, awards information
As the Air Force continues to streamline guidance and target improvements that impact Total Force Airmen in the squadrons, the Air Force’s Personnel Center has implemented an initiative placing all special trophies and award descriptions and eligibility information into a single location for maximum visibility to Airmen, supervisors and commanders in the field.
0 5/24
2018
Default Air Force Logo Retired Air Force rated officers welcomed back on active duty
Retired Air Force rated officers with Air Force Specialty Codes 11X-pilot, 12X-combat systems officer or 13B-air battle manager are encouraged to apply for the Voluntary Retired Return to Active Duty Program to help alleviate manning shortages within the Air Force rated community.
0 5/23
2018
Default Air Force Logo Air Force transitions to a single combat uniform
Air Force leaders announced the service will move to a single combat utility uniform, adopting the Operational Camouflage Pattern, or OCP, already in use by the Army and Airmen in combat zones and in certain jobs across the Air Force.
0 5/14
2018
Default Air Force Logo Air Force directs one-day operational safety review
Chief of Staff of the Air Force Gen. David L. Goldfein directed all Air Force wings with flying and maintenance functions to execute a one-day operational safety review by May 21, 2018.
0 5/08
2018
A Beechcraft AT-6 experimental aircraft flies over White Sands Missile Range, N.M. July 31, 2017. The AT-6 is participating in the U.S. Air Force Light Attack Experiment (OA-X), a series of trials to determine the feasibility of using light aircraft in attack roles. (U.S. Air Force photo by Ethan D. Wagner) Second phase of Light Attack Experiment underway
Flying began today for the Air Force’s second phase of the Light Attack Experiment at Holloman Air Force Base, New Mexico.
0 5/07
2018
AF announces changes to Courses 14 and 15 AF announces changes to Courses 14 and 15
Effective immediately, Air Force officials have removed the requirement to complete Courses 14 and 15 for all Airmen serving in the active component. Air National Guard and Air Force Reserve Airmen will have the option to complete their enlisted professional military education through distance learning or in-residence attendance.
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Secretary of the Air Force Heather Wilson speaks about innovation during the Air Force Association Innovation: The Warfighter’s Edge conference in Orlando, Fla., Feb. 22, 2018. (U.S. Air Force photo by Wayne A. Clark) SECAF: This is about lethality and mission effectiveness
Secretary of the Air Force Heather Wilson spoke about the importance of innovation and research and development during her State of the Air Force speech at the Air Force Association Innovation: The Warfighter’s Edge conference Feb. 22, 2018, in Orlando, Florida.
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Dr. Julie Gostic, a nuclear evaluator for the Materials Technology Directorate at the Air Force Technical Applications Center, displays an environmental sample to Secretary of the Air Force Heather Wilson (left) during the secretary’s visit to the nuclear treaty monitoring center at Patrick AFB, Fla., Feb. 8, 2018. (U.S. Air Force photo by Susan A. Romano) SecAF briefed on AFTAC role in nuclear explosions
Secretary of the Air Force Heather Wilson visited the Department of Defense’s sole nuclear treaty monitoring center Feb. 8, 2018 to get a first-hand glimpse into the role the center plays in worldwide nuclear event detection.The Air Force Technical Applications Center hosted Wilson while she was in town for AFTAC’s annual Women in Science and
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