Air Force One Will Now Be 747-8

Air Force One Will Now Be 747-8

The Air force announced that they have chosen a new model for the next fleet of presidential aircraft. Air Force One will change over as the aircraft are completed, moving from the current VC-25s to the Boeing 747-8. The statement issued by Deborah Lee James, Secretary of the Air Force, said that the current fleet […]

Air Force Unmanned Space Plane Returns

Air Force Unmanned Space Plane Returns

Touching down for the return to California, the U.S. Air Force’s X-37B unmanned space plane has completed a near two-year mission. While the mission of the X-37B, which looks like a miniature space shuttle, has come to a conclusion, questions about what the actual mission have surfaced. Trying to figure out what the mission actually […]

Air Force Fires Nine Commanders Over Cheating on Exams

Air Force Fires Nine Commanders Over Cheating on Exams

On Thursday, the Air Force fired nine mid-level nuclear commanders at Malmstrom Air Force Base in Montana for their role in a recent, widespread exam-cheating scandal. The military branch is expected to discipline a number of additional junior-level officers at the same base. The commander of Malmstrom’s nuclear wing, Col. Robert Stanley, also resigned, expressing frustration […]