DAF leaders testify before Senate Appropriations Committee
The $194 billion budget request aims to modernize the services to counter strategic competitors around the globe.
Kendall, Brown, Raymond tell Congress $194 billion budget request balances risks, quickens transformation
Secretary of the Air Force Frank Kendall urged Congress April 27 to embrace a $194 billion budget request specifically tailored to “transform” and modernize the Air and Space Forces to meet growing challenges from China.
Kendall says budget request meets current needs while opening path to the future
In an appearance focused on the Department’s recently submitted $194 billion budget request for fiscal year 2023, Kendall acknowledged that the Air and Space Forces must modernize faster while also making a cultural shift in the face of competition.
Department of the Air Force budget proposal focuses on transformation, modernization
While transformation and modernization are needed in real time, the 2023 fiscal year proposal is designed to build momentum for additional transformation in future budgets.
Brown, Raymond warn of impacts to Air Force, Space Force if new budget is not approved
Air Force and Space Force senior leaders addressed Continuing Resolution impacts on service readiness and modernization in an effort to seek approval on a new spending plan.
DAF completes 4th Annual Financial Statement Audit, demonstrates significant audit progress
While the Independent Public Accountant issued a “Disclaimer of Opinion” again for fiscal year 2021, significant progress was made to move closer toward a clean audit opinion.
FY22 budget gives Air & Space Forces the strength to meet threats, Roth, Brown, Raymond tell Senate
Acting Air Force Secretary John Roth, joined by the Air and Space Forces’ highest-ranking officers, told a Senate subcommittee June 8 the department’s budget proposal recognizes challenges posed by China and Russia while also laying the groundwork for …
DAF releases FY22 budget proposal, journeys to the Air and Space Forces of 2030
The Department’s $173.7 billion request includes the U.S. Air Force and U.S. Space Force budgets. The Air Force’s budget of $156.3 billion is a 2.3% increase and the Space Force’s budget of $17.4 billion is a 13.1% increase from FY 2021.
Roth, Brown, Raymond present Air, Space Forces priorities to Congress
Appearing alongside Air Force Chief of Staff Gen. Charles Q. Brown, Jr., and Chief of Space Operations Gen. John W. “Jay” Raymond, Roth told the House Appropriations Subcommittee on Defense that the Air and Space Forces continue to recalibrate their pr…
Goldfein outlines risks of budget uncertainties
Funding for the entire U.S. government expires Nov. 22 at 12:01 a.m. unless Congress acts. While progress on forging a budget agreement has been slow, congressional aides say there is movement toward approving a short-term spending plan that keeps the …