Post Tagged with: "Air Force"


Civil Air Patrol joins total force ‘Airmen’

by Staff Sgt. Whitney Stanfield Secretary of the Air Force Public Affairs Command Information

WASHINGTON — When conducting missions for the Air Force as the official Air Force auxiliary, the Civil Air Patrol is now included in the Air Force’s definition of the total force. CAP has provided 74 years of support to emergency services, aerospace education and cadet programs.

September 10, 2015 ×

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Honest answers to sexual assault myths

by Maj. Gen. Gina Grosso Air Force Sexual Assault Prevention and Response director

WASHINGTON — Sexual Assault Awareness and Prevention Month has come to a close. I want to take the opportunity to address three persistent myths regarding the Air Force’s Sexual Assault Prevention and Response program: a commander’s ability to start, stop or otherwise hinder a sexual assault investigation; which agencies can take a sexual assault report; and the number of sexual assaults that take place when the victim and the perpetrator are in the same unit.

June 4, 2015 ×


Force management and you

by Gen. Frank Gorenc
U.S. Air Forces in Europe and Air Forces Africa commander

The chief of staff’s announcement concerning force management programs should have caught your attention, because it could affect your status in next year’s Air Force.

December 19, 2013 ×


AF announces additional force management programs to reduce force size

Courtesy of Air Force Public Affairs Agency, Operating Location-Pentagon

Air Force leaders announced force management programs Dec. 11 designed to reduce the force by thousands of Airmen over the next five years as a result of sequestration.

December 12, 2013 ×


Common sense lesson in making sense

by Col. Randall Reed
521st Air Mobility Operations Wing commander

What does the chief of staff of the Air Force and ham have in common? It all has to do with sense — common sense.

September 26, 2013 ×