Air Force’s 75th Anniversary celebrated by allies, partners at international air show
One of the largest air shows in the world has returned and featured a special tribute this year to the U.S. Air Force as it approaches its 75th anniversary. The Royal International Air Tattoo was held at RAF Fairford, July 15-17.
US airpower, integration on display at Royal International Air Tattoo
The event allowed the Air Force and U.S. Air Forces in Europe – Air Forces Africa to integrate and engage with hundreds of Airmen from 31 nations, and approximately 200,000 visitors during the three-day military air show.
Air Force continues anniversary celebration at NASCAR race
The Air Force continued its yearlong 75th anniversary celebration during the Kwik Trip 250 NASCAR Cup Series race at Road America near Elkhart Lake, Wisconsin.
Under Secretary of the Air Force visits Tinker AFB
During the visit, Jones traveled to the Oklahoma City Air Logistic Complex, which is the largest maintenance depot within the Air Force Materiel Command and supports various aircraft and engine workloads.
VCSAF leads Air Force 75th anniversary celebration at College World Series
The College World Series celebrated 75 years of the Air Force with an F-16 Fighting Falcon flyover, national anthem performance and swearing-in ceremony.
‘Power of partnerships’: Austin gives commencement speech to AF Academy’s Class of 2022
Secretary of Defense Lloyd Austin III gave the commencement speech for the Class of 2022 at the U.S. Air Force Academy’s graduation ceremony in Falcon Stadium May 25.
C-17 Globemaster III dedicated in honor of ‘Candy Bomber,’ Berlin Airlift
A two-day celebration honoring Col. Gail Halvorsen, the “Candy Bomber,” took place in Provo, Utah.
Revised ‘Brown, Blue Book’ released
Tradition and heritage are themes found within the revamped foundational guides for Airmen to emulate throughout their career.
First T-7A Red Hawk rolls out
The first T-7A Red Hawk training aircraft rolled off the production line at the Boeing Defense, Space & Security building at Lambert International Airport.
Thunder air show draws large crowds for 75th Air Force celebration
This year’s event celebrated the 75th anniversary of the United States Air Force and featured more than 30 airplanes and helicopters.