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DoD Supports Wildland Firefight in Pacific Northwest

By Terri Moon Cronk
DoD News, Defense Media Activity

WASHINGTON, July 25, 2014 – As fires rage in two states in the Pacific Northwest, Defense Department fire-suppression efforts are underway with two Modular Airborne Fire Fighting System-capable C-130s from U.S. 716 more words

Guest Post: Rob Akers on Blogging

Rob, with only mild kicking and screaming, agreed to be the last guest blogger talking about why they blog. I can understand the fear of being the last one in a row of excellent writers, but I trusted Rob and that trust wasn’t unfounded. 1,919 more words

Abby Jones

U.S. Air Force Week in Photos – July 14 – July 18

FORT GEORGE G. MEADE, Md. (AFNS) — This week’s photos feature Airmen from around the globe involved in activities supporting expeditionary operations and defending America. This weekly feature showcases the men and women of the Air Force.

Military Aviation

Europe pulling ahead of U.S. in Military Transport Aircraft market

As the market for military transport aircraft shifts to newer models, Europe’s aircraft manufacturers are making significant export gains and growing their global market share. U.S. 132 more words

Military Aviation

Discovering the Air Mobility Command Museum

My husband has served 23 years as a C-130 and C-5 Flight Engineer and we never get tired of touring the world in search of military museums. 123 more words


When It Isn't Cold

Warm weather doesn’t last long here so I try to appreciate it. I’m not a very outdoorsy person and the mosquito problem combined with the humidity problem is almost enough to deter me altogether. 450 more words