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Misawa airman takes issues to Instagram, gets high ranking attention

| October 23, 2020 | 33 Comments
Misawa airman takes issues to Instagram, gets high ranking attention

ninja sent along this story. Even after looking at the case a bit I think there is a lot missing from this. An Airman First Class stationed at Misawa Air Base, Japan has taken her complaints of sexual harassment and retaliation public on Instagram. In the October 14 post she is wearing her uniform and tagged President […]

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A taste of WWII bureaucracy

| October 21, 2020 | 9 Comments
A taste of WWII bureaucracy

This one came from a user on Twitter. Here’s the original tweet; In TNA today and just came across this wonderful little #RAF minute from D-Day, which should please all those who feel MAA regulations unduly hamper military operations… pic.twitter.com/L9XJtxfs2H — Justin Bronk (@Justin_Br0nk) October 20, 2020 Even on the morning of D-Day, there was […]

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Ride on the Yankee Lady

| October 10, 2020 | 20 Comments
Ride on the Yankee Lady

The King of Battle sent me this article about the B-17G “Sentimental Journey” hitting up the Richmond, VA area. We were discussing my ride about a year ago on another of the handful of still airworthy B-17’s and I realized I’d never fully shared that with y’all. Ride on the Yankee Lady The Yankee Lady […]

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Airman receives medal for heroic action savings lives during 2017 Las Vegas mass shooting

| October 7, 2020 | 3 Comments
Airman receives medal for heroic action savings lives during 2017 Las Vegas mass shooting

An Air Force Airman is being recognized for his courage under fire at the 2017 Las Vegas mass shooting incident. Air Force Tech. Sgt. Jordan Benson said his training kicked in three years ago when he aided dozens of people during America’s deadliest mass shooting. Benson, his wife and 17 other family members and friends […]

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Air Force gets to have longer hair. Now with tattoo parlors in the BX!

| October 5, 2020 | 47 Comments
Air Force gets to have longer hair. Now with tattoo parlors in the BX!

ninja thought you all would enjoy the news coming out of Big Blue last week. First, the Air Force put a tattoo joint on base. In the BX. Yes, they take the Star Card. What could possibly go wrong? Since the American Tattoo Society opened its latest studio in a storefront northeast of Las Vegas […]

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Military services working to remove all identifying information from promotions processes

| September 25, 2020 | 64 Comments
Military services working to remove all identifying information from promotions processes

ninja sends us this article from Stars and Stripes.  Top leaders for each of the Defense Department’s military services are working to remove all personal identifying information from promotions packets, the top U.S. military officer said Thursday. The top uniformed officers and the civilian secretaries of the Army, the Navy and the Air Force have […]

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Air Force Stops Mandatory “White Supremacy” Training

| September 23, 2020 | 17 Comments
Air Force Stops Mandatory “White Supremacy” Training

“Off we go…” Surprising everybody, well, me anyway, the Air Force is taking the lead in snuffing out “Woke” diversity seminars, and other racial sensitivity trainings that address topics like white privilege and critical race theory. In a letter to federal agencies, the director of the Office of Management and Budget said President Trump recently […]

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Happy Birthday US Air Force!

| September 18, 2020 | 22 Comments
Happy Birthday US Air Force!

The State Department wishes a happy 73rd birthday to the Air Force! Unfortunately the same clerk who was in charge of the 2012 Democrat National Convention’s Tribute to Veterans was tasked to provide a picture to commemorate the occasion, remember? Russian Kara CG with Krivak DDGs Oops. Look closely. Poetrooper sends. State Department Wishes Air […]

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