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  • Air Force repurposes condemned F-35 aircraft for training aids

    Airmen here are currently involved in transforming a condemned F-35A Lightning II into sectional training aids for use during instruction of F-35 maintainers.
  • Hill AFB Airman awarded AFSA Airman of the Year

    Four days after arriving at Hill Air Force Base, Senior Airman Lelauni Sanders was in a commissary checkout line when a senior master sergeant unexpectedly reached out, swiped a card to pay for her groceries and told her not to worry about it. He asked her instead to come to a meeting.
  • Resilience: Adapting to adversity

    When something goes wrong, are you able to push through or do you feel like you are frozen? Resilience is the ability to adapt well to adversity, trauma, tragedy, threats or even significant sources of stress.
  • Hanscom employees win DOD, DAF Small Business honors

    Two Air Force Life Cycle Management Center employees here were recently named top Department of Defense and Air Force small business professionals for 2020. The honors recognize their outstanding efforts to respond to mission need amid pandemic challenges.
  • Civil engineers encourage workforce to ‘prepare to protect’

    Base civil engineers encourage members of the community to observe National Preparedness Month throughout September. The theme for this year is “Prepare to Protect. Preparing for disasters is protecting everyone you love.”
  • September is National Suicide Prevention Month

    "If you see something, say something and do something."
  • DAF announces mandatory COVID vaccine implementation guidelines for Airmen, Guardians

    Secretary of the Air Force Frank Kendall has released a service implementation plan that requires Airmen and Guardians to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 by the following dates, unless seeking an exemption.
  • AFWERX drives innovation through flightline ops challenge

    TYNDALL AIR FORCE BASE, Fla. -- Innovators and thought leaders from industry, academia and the federal government gathered at the AFWERX Innovation Hub in Las Vegas, Nevada, late last month to review technologies that will be a part of the Revolutionizing Flightline Operations AFWERX Challenge. This effort is a sequel to last year’s Base of the
  • India, US sign Air-Launched UAV Co-Development Project Agreement

    Air Vice Marshal Narmdeshwar Tiwari, Indian Air Force, Assistant Chief of Air Staff for Plans, and Brig. Gen. Brian R. Bruckbauer, Director of the Air Force Security Assistance and Cooperation (AFSAC) Directorate for the Air Force Life Cycle Management Center, signed a landmark agreement recently to co-develop air-launched Unmanned Aerial Vehicles (UAV).
  • AFRL’s Aerospace Systems Directorate granted patent for innovative control surfaces technology

    WRIGHT-PATTERSON AIR FORCE BASE, Ohio – Researchers from the Air Force Research Laboratory’s Aerospace Systems Directorate recently secured a patent for their control surface technology after successfully developing and demonstrating additively manufactured, multi-material conformal control surfaces for aircraft wings.  “This technology is a method

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