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LACKLAND AIR FORCE BASE, Texas -- First Lt. Megan Schafer (from left), Staff Sgt. Antwain Wright and Master Sgt. Scott Wagers show off different combinations of the new physical training uniform while jogging here during the wear-test phase.  The new uniform will be issued to Airmen serving in Southwest Asia first and phased into the rest of the force over the next three years.  (U.S. Air Force photo by Master Sgt. Efrain Gonzalez) Air Force officials emphasize individual fitness responsibility
While Air Force commanders have the responsibility to maintain a unit fitness program, the new fitness Air Force instruction will better emphasize each Airman's responsibility to meet and maintain fitness standards, officials here said Nov. 13.Commanders and supervisors will continue to emphasize the importance of fitness and provide Airmen duty
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2009
Secretary of the Air Force Michael Donley and Chief of Staff Gen. Norton Schwartz issued a Veterans Day message the expresses gratitude for all veterans, past and present. (U.S. Air Force graphic) Air Force leaders issue joint Veterans Day message
The Air Force's top leaders remind the entire Air Force family that this holiday has a meaning beyond a "day off" from work in a Veterans Day message. Secretary of the Air Force Michael Donley and Air Force Chief of Staff Gen. Norton Schwartz issued the following message:Bound by common purpose and driven by singular valor, our nation's service men
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2009
The secretary and chief of staff of the Air Force salute the Marine Corps on its 234th birthday.  (U.S. Air Force graphic) Air Force leaders send birthday message to Marine Corps
The secretary and chief of staff of the Air Force salute the Marine Corps on its 234th birthday Nov. 10. Originally founded on Nov. 10, 1775, the Marine Corps was composed mainly of infantrymen serving aboard Navy ships. They were responsible primarily for the security of the ship and provided offensive and defensive boarding parties. They also
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1st Lt. Paul Padilla colors pictures with his son, August, in the arts section at the Airman and Family Readiness Center open house for Air Force Family Week Nov. 4, 2009, at Ramstein Air Base, Germany. Lieutenant Padilla is an 86th Air Evacuation Squadron flight nurse. (U.S. Air Force photo/Airman 1st Class Caleb Pierce) Ramstein officials celebrate Air Force Family Week
Ramstein Air Base officials held numerous events inviting active-duty, Guard and Reserve members as well as spouse and civilian employees to see firsthand some of the services available to them at the base's Airman and Family Readiness Center as part of Air Force Family Week Nov. 4 here. This year has been designated by the secretary and the chief
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2009
A new process has been developed to define how Air Force experts make basing decisions.  The process was put into practice in selecting potential training and operational sites for the F-35 Lightning II joint strike fighter.  (U.S. Air Force graphic) Air Force officials unveil new strategic basing process
Senior Air Force officials have applied a new basing process to more than 200 sites for training and operational basing of the F-35 Lightning II joint strike fighter aircraft. In fall 2008, Secretary of the Air Force Michael B. Donley and Air Force Chief of Staff Norton Schwartz sought to redefine how Air Force experts make basing decisions. The
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2009
Horace Larry, deputy director of Air Force Services, congratulates Virginia Dosedel, recipient of the Spirit of Hope Award, as Secretary of the Air Force Michael Donley and Linda Hope, daughter of Bob Hope, look on, Oct. 27, 2009, during a Pentagon ceremony. (U.S. Air Force Photo/Michael Pausic) Air Force civilian receives Spirit of Hope Award
Air Force leaders presented a civilian employee with a Spirit of Hope Award Oct. 27 for enhancing the quality of life of injured service members and their families. The award is named in honor of Bob Hope, the first honorary veteran of the U.S. Army for his 50-plus years of entertaining troops, both in peacetime and in combat zones. Each year, the
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2009
Passenger side of pickup truck after rollover SecAF, CSAF issue memorandum aimed at stopping private motor vehicle fatalities
"We are losing far too many Airmen to private motor vehicle mishaps" according to Secretary of the Air Force Michael Donley and Air Force Chief of Staff Gen. Norton Schwartz, in their Oct 8 memorandum to all Air Force personnel. In fiscal 2008, 29 Airmen were killed in motor vehicle mishaps. In fiscal 2009, 47 Airmen have died due to PMV mishaps.
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2009
An MQ-1 Predator unmanned aircraft system taxies down a runway at Creech AFB, Nev., Aug. 13. The MQ-1 Predator recently passed 400,000 flight hours during missions over Iraq and Afghanistan. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Larry Reid) UAS career field decisions, ISR organization discussed at summit
Air Force leaders met at an intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance summit here Sept. 29 to discuss ISR organizational plans and further refine a blueprint for unmanned aircraft systems career fields. Secretary of the Air Force Michael Donley, Air Force Chief of Staff Gen. Norton Schwartz and senior service officials came together to make
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2009
Default Air Force Logo Air Force leaders emphasize AFSO21
In a joint June 2009 memorandum, the secretary and chief of staff of the Air Force pointed out the importance of Air Force Smart Operations for the 21st Century, or AFSO21. "AFSO21 represents a fundamental transformation in how Airmen work," Michael Donley and Gen. Norton Schwartz said in their memorandum. "We must take advantage of every
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2009
Air Force leaders are seeking a replacement for the KC-135 Stratotanker and have rolled out an acquisition plan that favors "no one but the warfighter and the taxpayer."  (U.S. Air Force graphic) Air Force officials begin search for new aerial tanker
Senior Department of Defense and Air Force officials announced the rollout of the KC-X Acquisition Program at a Pentagon briefing Sept. 24. Air Force leaders are seeking a replacement for the KC-135 Stratotanker that has been a stalwart of the tanker fleet for more than 53 years. Today, the department is announcing its acquisition strategy for a
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2009
Secretary of the Air Force Michael Donley speaks at the 131st annual National Guard Association of the United States conference in Nashville, Tenn., Sept. 11, 2009.   (U.S. Air Force photo/Tech. Sgt. Nick Choy, National Guard Bureau)
Donley highlights Guard's contributions, emphasis on 'total force'
Sept. 11 was appropriate for the opening ceremony of the 131st National Guard Association of the United States conference, since the National Guard is the original defender of the homeland, the secretary of the Air Force said during his opening remarks. "You were the first responders to defend America's skies," said Secretary of the Air Force
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2009
Secretary of the Air Force Michael B. Donley thanks members of the 455th Air Expeditionary Wing for their efforts in taking the fight to the enemies of 
Afghanistan Aug. 29, 2009, at Bagram Airfield, Afghanistan. Secretary Donley listed many missions Airmen carry out on a daily basis in support of the joint fight and thanked the Airmen for all their hard work.  (U.S. Air Force photo/Senior Airman Felicia Juenke) Secretary Donley: Airmen vital to missions in Iraq, Afghanistan
Airmen remain a vital part of the joint mission, Secretary of the Air Force Michael Donley observed during his recent visit to installations in the U.S. Central Command area of responsibility. The secretary used the opportunity to speak with Airmen and receive mission updates in Iraq and Afghanistan. Secretary Donley also met with regional senior
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2009
Secretary of the Air Force Michael B. Donley and Gen. Arthur J. Lichte watch an Air Mobility Rodeo 2009 event July 22 at McChord Air Force Base, Wash. Secretary Donley held a town hall meeting with Rodeo participants during his visit to thank them for their dedication and service. General Lichte is the commander of Air Mobility Command. (U.S. Air Force photo/James M. Bowman) Secretary Donley visits mobility air forces competition
The secretary of the Air Force received an in-depth look at the mobility world during a visit here July 22 for Air Mobility Rodeo 2009. Secretary Michael B. Donley toured the competition, met with Airmen and international partners, and experienced the sights and sounds of the many Rodeo events. "It is an honor to come see it and to be a part of
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2009
Secretary of the Air Force Michael Donley, shown here visiting troops at Manas Air Base, Kyrgyzstan, in October 2008, will remain as secretary of the Air Force under the new administration. (U.S. Air Force photo/Senior Airman Ruth Holcomb) 
Secretary Donley to remain as SECAF
White House officials announced Feb. 26 that Secretary Michael B. Donley will remain the secretary of the Air Force."I am very honored that the president and the secretary of Defense have asked me to continue in this capacity," Secretary Donley said. "It remains a privilege to serve the men and women of the world's finest Air Force." Several other
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