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Brigadier General Adams receives the President’s Volunteer Lifetime Award

Brig. Gen. Adams earned the Presidential Lifetime Achievement Award, presented to those who have completed more than 4,000 hours of community service, for his work championing STEM and cybersecurity in the youth community.
Brig. Gen. Terrence A. Adams, Concepts and Strategy Air Force Futures Military deputy director, Headquarters U.S. Air Force, displays the President Joseph R. Biden Lifetime Achievement Award he received during a ceremony in Washington, D.C., March 20, 2022. Adams earned the award for championing STEM and cybersecurity in the youth community. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Elora J. McCutcheon)

https://www.af.mil/News/Article-Display/Article/2976914/brigadier-general-adams-receives-the-presidents-volunteer-lifetime-award/ Staff Sgt. Elora J. McCutcheon

Department of the Air Force wins 6 Federal Energy and Water Management Awards

The Department of the Air Force won six Department-of-Energy led 2021 Federal Energy and Water Management Awards for its significant contributions to energy and water efficiency and resilience, cybersecurity, distributed energy, and fleet management within the federal government.

https://www.af.mil/News/Article-Display/Article/2858740/department-of-the-air-force-wins-6-federal-energy-and-water-management-awards/ Air Force Energy

DAF announces the 12 Outstanding Airmen for 2021

An Air Force selection board at the Air Force’s Personnel Center considered 35 nominees who represented major commands, direct reporting units, field operating agencies and Headquarters Air Force. The board selected the 12 Airmen based on superior leadership, job performance and personal achievements.

https://www.af.mil/News/Article-Display/Article/2691176/daf-announces-the-12-outstanding-airmen-for-2021/ Staff Sgt. Kiana Pearson

CSAF earns Doolittle Award

Air Force Chief of Staff Gen. Charles Q. Brown, Jr. received the General James Doolittle Award from Massachusetts Institute of Technology for his significant contributions to the advancement of U.S. airpower during a virtual event April 22.

https://www.af.mil/News/Article-Display/Article/2592852/csaf-earns-doolittle-award/ DoD News

Four Airmen and Guardians among BEYA winners, CSAF gives keynote

Four Department of the Air Force service members were selected as recipients of the Military Service Award during the 2021 Black Engineer of the Year Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics conference in Washington, D.C., Feb. 12, 2021. The four individuals were recognized for their accomplishments and mentorship in the STEM career fields during the Stars and Stripes event.

https://www.af.mil/News/Article-Display/Article/2503203/four-airmen-and-guardians-among-beya-winners-csaf-gives-keynote/ Staff Sgt. Nicolas Z. Erwin

‘A tribute to persistence:’ SecAF presents Air Force Cross to special tactics Airman

Germanovich’s base instinct would quickly turn into a grueling battle for survival, but it was those selfless impulses to save and protect his teammates that proved to be the difference between life and death for many of his teammates on that fateful day.
Barbara Barrett, Secretary of the Air Force, presented the medal to Staff Sgt. Alaxey Germanovich, 26th Special Tactics Squadron combat controller, for his actions during a fierce firefight in Nangarhar Province, Afghanistan, April 8, 2017. Germanovich’s efforts were credited with saving over 150 friendly forces and destroying 11 separate fighting positions.

https://www.af.mil/News/Article-Display/Article/2444136/a-tribute-to-persistence-secaf-presents-air-force-cross-to-special-tactics-airm/ Senior Airman Maxwell Daigle