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  • DAF leaders testify before Senate Appropriations Committee

    The $194 billion budget request aims to modernize the services to counter strategic competitors around the globe.
  • 25th SecAF portrait unveiled during ceremony at Pentagon

    The official portrait of former Secretary of the Air Force Barbara M. Barrett, who also previously served as the U.S. ambassador to Finland, was unveiled in the Pentagon Auditorium, May 13, during a tribute to the stateswomen who led the Department of the Air Force from 2019 to 2021.
  • First Air Force achieves IOC as 'Air Forces Space' in support of United States Space Command

    The Department of Defense designated First Air Force as ‘Air Forces Space’ (AFSPACE), and the fifth service component to U.S. Space Command May 3.
  • The ever-evolving digital war fighter

    Supra coders are Airmen and Guardians who develop, manage, and design software for the U.S. Space Force. These individuals serve in a variety of specialties. Once they complete the Software Development Immersive (SDI) class, a software development boot camp that teaches full-stack JavaScript development and application deployment, they return to their bases to begin developing applications and solutions.
  • USSF Space Test Enterprise Vision integrates test across capability lifecycles

    The Space Force has released its Space Test Enterprise Vision to communicate the service’s intent and provide the amplifying guidance needed to execute the Space Force’s test and evaluation mission.  “The test vision and the associated test culture it portends are critical elements of the Guardian Ideal and our core values,” said Gen. David D.
  • Gun safes excluded from household goods weight allowance

    As of May 2022, the Joint Travel Regulation for servicemembers was updated to exclude the weight of gun safes from the total weight allowance of household goods in a permanent change of station. As the number of accidental child injuries and deaths continue to rise, more and more incidents are attributed to unsecured, loaded guns. Defense leaders
  • Guardian spouse named Military Spouse of the Year

    Sarah Streyder was recognized, during a ceremony May 5, as the Armed Forces Insurance Space Force Spouse of the Year and Armed Forces Insurance Military Spouse of the Year for her advocacy and voting education efforts.Nominations for this award are made by both the military and civilian communities and honor military spouses from all branches of
  • Calvelli swears in as Department of the Air Force space acquisition and integration lead

    Frank Calvelli was sworn in as Assistant Secretary of the Air Force for Space Acquisition and Integration during a Pentagon ceremony this morning, following his confirmation to the role by the U.S. Senate, April 28. Prior to his confirmation, Calvelli worked at the National Reconnaissance Office and within industry. In this new role, he becomes the
  • DAF celebrates Military Spouse Appreciation Day

    May is designated as Military Appreciation Month to honor those who serve. May 6, the Friday before Mother’s Day, is Military Spouse Appreciation Day which recognizes those who also serve but may not wear a uniform.“Military spouses come from every walk of life; not unlike our civilian counterparts, they represent a number of groups,” said Sharene
  • DAF COVID-19 Statistics - May 3, 2022

    Current Coronavirus Disease 2019 statistics for Department of the Air Force personnel