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Crashed F-16’s live ammunition safely detonated, officials say

Unexploded weaponry aboard an F-16 fighter jet that crashed into the roof of a commercial building in Riverside County, Calif., on Thursday was safely detonated near the crash site Friday, military officials said. Continue reading

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F-16 fighter jet crashes while trying to land at California base, no injuries reported

An Air Force official confirmed to Fox News that an F-16 jet crashed while landing at March Air Reserve Base in Riverside, California. Continue reading

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Massachusetts veteran, 72, embarks on cross-country walk to support other vets

A 72-year-old U.S. Air Force veteran is on a one-man mission to make sure ordinary Americans don’t forget about the needs that returning combat veterans require. Continue reading

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Air Force sends message to Iran by releasing images of Bomber Task Force mission

A U.S. bomber group is broadcasting its first apparent message to Iran after the Air Force sent it to the Middle East “to defend American forces and interests in the region.” Continue reading

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High schools across US hosting ‘military signing days’

High schools across the country are highlighting their soon-to-be graduating students’ intentions to join the military. Continue reading

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WATCH: First B-52 bombers depart for Middle East to deter Iran

The bombers departed Barksdale Air Force Base in Louisiana Tuesday en route to Al Udeid Air Base in Qatar. Continue reading

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US official: Intel indicates Iran moved missiles by boat

A U.S. official says intelligence information that prompted the Pentagon to send an aircraft carrier and Air Force bombers to the Middle East included indications that Iran had moved short-range ballistic missiles aboard boats in or near the Persian Gulf. Continue reading

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Satellite images show China is building its third and largest aircraft carrier: reports

Images released by a Washington-based think-tank show construction on China’s third and largest aircraft carrier, activity analysts believe might challenge U.S. strategic superiority in East Asia.   Continue reading

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Suspect who allegedly killed Mississippi police officer identified

The man who allegedly killed a Mississippi police officer who was a veteran of the Air Force was identified on Monday. Continue reading

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Air Force estimates $420M needed to rebuild Nebraska base

The Air Force is raising its cost estimate to $420 million to repair and replace structures damaged at Nebraska’s Offutt Air Force Base following severe flooding that inundated buildings with water. Continue reading

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New US commander in Europe amid NATO worries and tensions

The United States is installing new military leadership in Europe at a moment of heightened worries about Russian aggression, doubts about the future of arms control and tensions among NATO allies. Continue reading

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2 Air Force commanders relieved of posts after hazing probe

Two commanders of squadrons at Air Force bases in Alaska and Washington state have been relieved of their duties after hazing investigations of their units, KTUU TV station reports . Continue reading

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US nuclear-capable bombers fly training mission near Russia

U.S. Air Force nuclear-capable bombers flew a training mission near Scandinavia to send a message to Moscow. Continue reading

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Air Force says it needs $4.9 billion in disaster relief

The Air Force says it will need nearly $5 billion over the next two years to rebuild a Florida base heavily damaged by Hurricane Michael last fall and repair a base in Nebraska struck by flooding this month. Continue reading

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Air Force squadrons showcase ‘overwhelming combat airpower’ during elephant walk

A squadron of USAF aircraft “elephant walked” down an Alaskan military base on Tuesday as part of a routine to demonstrate their combat airpower and response abilities.  Continue reading

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Key senator urges White House to fill top Pentagon post

The Republican chairman of a key Senate committee is urging the White House to quickly nominate someone to lead the Pentagon. Continue reading

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Kirtland Air Force Base airmen involved in possible street-racing crash that left woman dead

The Kirtland Air Force Base said airmen were involved in a possible street racing crash in Albuquerque, N.M., Saturday that left a female pedestrian dead. Continue reading

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White House: Last Islamic State ground in Syria eliminated

The White House says that all Islamic State held territory in Syria has been”100 percent” eliminated. Continue reading

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White House: Islamic State territory in Syria eliminated

The White House says that all Islamic State held territory in Syria has been”100 percent” eliminated. Continue reading

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Nebraska floods swamp Air Force base, as devastation from ‘Bomb Cyclone’ seen in satellite photos

The torrent of water from heavy rainfall spawned by last week’s “bomb cyclone” and snowmelt has led to devastating flooding across several Midwestern states, including swamping a major Air Force base in Nebraska key to the nation’s nuclear attack res… Continue reading

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