HomeNewsArticle Display

Air Force Week in Photos

T-38 A-model and T-38 C-model are flown in formation one last time at Edwards Air Force Base, Calif., Sept. 19, 2013. (U.S. Air Force courtesty photo/Bobbi Zapka)

T-38 A-model and T-38 C-model are flown in formation one last time at Edwards Air Force Base, Calif., Sept. 19, 2013. (U.S. Air Force courtesty photo/Bobbi Zapka)

Academy Falcons head coach, Troy Calhoun, leads the team into the stadium, as Air Force met conference rival Wyoming, at Falcon Stadium in Colorado Springs, Colo., Sept. 21, 2013. The Cowboys defeated Air Force 56-23.  (U.S. Air Force photo/Mike Kaplan)

Academy Falcons head coach, Troy Calhoun, leads the team into the stadium, as Air Force met conference rival Wyoming, at Falcon Stadium in Colorado Springs, Colo., Sept. 21, 2013. The Cowboys defeated Air Force 56-23. (U.S. Air Force photo/Mike Kaplan)

A C-130 Hercules flies during a training mission over Yokota Air Base, Japan, Sept. 24, 2013. The C-130H provides tactical airlift worldwide. Its flexible design allows it the capability to operate in austere environments. (U.S. Air Force photo/Osakabe Yasuo)

A C-130 Hercules flies during a training mission over Yokota Air Base, Japan, Sept. 24, 2013. The C-130H provides tactical airlift worldwide. Its flexible design allows it the capability to operate in austere environments. (U.S. Air Force photo/Osakabe Yasuo)

Emily Shertzer, 33, Jonestown, Pa., crosses the finish line to win the Air Force Marathon Women's half marathon event held at Wright-Patterson Air Force Base, Ohio, Sept. 21, 2013. (U.S. Air Force photo/Michelle Gigante)

Emily Shertzer, 33, Jonestown, Pa., crosses the finish line to win the Air Force Marathon Women's half marathon event held at Wright-Patterson Air Force Base, Ohio, Sept. 21, 2013. (U.S. Air Force photo/Michelle Gigante)

Mr. Dennis Muilenburg, president and CEO of Boeing Defense, Space and Security, speaks to the audience Sept. 12, 2013, during a ceremony commemorating the delivery of the final C-17 Globemaster III, P-223, at Joint Base Charleston, S.C. This historical event comes more than 20 years after the 437th Airlift Wing and the 315th AW took delivery of the very first C-17 to enter the Air Force inventory June 14,1993, and marks the successful completion of C-17 production for the Air Force. (U.S. Air Force photo/Tech. Sgt. Rasheen Douglas)

Mr. Dennis Muilenburg, president and CEO of Boeing Defense, Space and Security, speaks to the audience Sept. 12, 2013, during a ceremony commemorating the delivery of the final C-17 Globemaster III, P-223, at Joint Base Charleston, S.C. This historical event comes more than 20 years after the 437th Airlift Wing and the 315th AW took delivery of the very first C-17 to enter the Air Force inventory June 14,1993, and marks the successful completion of C-17 production for the Air Force. (U.S. Air Force photo/Tech. Sgt. Rasheen Douglas)

A young girl waits for her father at Royal Air Force Mildenhall, United Kingdom, Sept. 19, 2013, following his four- month deployment to Bagram Airfield, Afghanistan. Nearly 100 Airmen from the 56th Rescue Squadron and 748th Air Maintenance Squadron, stationed at RAF Lakenheath, U.K. returned this week. (U.S. Air Force photo/Airman 1st Class Dana J. Butler)

A young girl waits for her father at Royal Air Force Mildenhall, United Kingdom, Sept. 19, 2013, following his four- month deployment to Bagram Airfield, Afghanistan. Nearly 100 Airmen from the 56th Rescue Squadron and 748th Air Maintenance Squadron, stationed at RAF Lakenheath, U.K. returned this week. (U.S. Air Force photo/Airman 1st Class Dana J. Butler)

Two F-15C Eagles from the 48th Fighter Wing prepare to return to their simulated air combat portion of the Arctic Challenge exercise Sept. 20, 2013, over Norway. Six nations participated in the exercise to boost interoperability between NATO, the U.S., the United Kingdom and members of the Nordic Defense Cooperation. (U.S. Air Force photo/1st Lt. Christopher Mesnard)

Two F-15C Eagles from the 48th Fighter Wing prepare to return to their simulated air combat portion of the Arctic Challenge exercise Sept. 20, 2013, over Norway. Six nations participated in the exercise to boost interoperability between NATO, the U.S., the United Kingdom and members of the Nordic Defense Cooperation. (U.S. Air Force photo/1st Lt. Christopher Mesnard)

Senior Airman Allen Stoddard, 60th Civil Engineer Squadron, blows a small sea of fire retardant foam that was unintentionally released in an aircraft hangar at Travis Air Force Base, Calif.,  Sept. 24, 2013. The non-hazardous foam is similar to dish soap, which eventually dissolved into liquid, which was helped by high winds. The 60th Air Mobility Wing fire fighters helped control the dispersion  by using powerful fans and covering drains. No people or aircraft were harmed in the incident. (U.S. Air Force photo/Ken Wright)

Senior Airman Allen Stoddard, 60th Civil Engineer Squadron, blows a small sea of fire retardant foam that was unintentionally released in an aircraft hangar at Travis Air Force Base, Calif., Sept. 24, 2013. The non-hazardous foam is similar to dish soap, which eventually dissolved into liquid, which was helped by high winds. The 60th Air Mobility Wing fire fighters helped control the dispersion by using powerful fans and covering drains. No people or aircraft were harmed in the incident. (U.S. Air Force photo/Ken Wright)

An F-15E Strike Eagle, assigned to the 494th Fighter Squadron, flies above Bodø Main Air Station, Norway, Sept. 23, 2013. Approximately 30 aircraft deployed from Royal Air Force Bases Lakenheath and Mildenhall, to multiple locations in Norway, in support of the Arctic Challenge exercise 2013 (ACE-13).  ACE-13 is a combined exercise with our NATO allies and regional partners, which promotes continued interoperability between the U.S., Norway, Sweden and Finland. (U.S. Air Force photo/Master Sgt. Lee Osberry)

An F-15E Strike Eagle, assigned to the 494th Fighter Squadron, flies above Bodø Main Air Station, Norway, Sept. 23, 2013. Approximately 30 aircraft deployed from Royal Air Force Bases Lakenheath and Mildenhall, to multiple locations in Norway, in support of the Arctic Challenge exercise 2013 (ACE-13). ACE-13 is a combined exercise with our NATO allies and regional partners, which promotes continued interoperability between the U.S., Norway, Sweden and Finland. (U.S. Air Force photo/Master Sgt. Lee Osberry)

Airmen from the 748th Aircraft Maintenance Squadron offload one of the two HH-60G Pave Hawk helicopters from a C-17 Globemaster III at Royal Air Force Mildenhall, United Kingdom, Sept. 19, 2013. (U.S. Air Force photo/Airman 1st Class Dana J. Butler)
PHOTO DETAILS  /   DOWNLOAD HI-RES 10 of 10

Airmen from the 748th Aircraft Maintenance Squadron offload one of the two HH-60G Pave Hawk helicopters from a C-17 Globemaster III at Royal Air Force Mildenhall, United Kingdom, Sept. 19, 2013. (U.S. Air Force photo/Airman 1st Class Dana J. Butler)

FORT GEORGE G. MEADE, Md. (AFNS) --

This week's photos feature Airmen around the globe involved in activities supporting expeditionary operations and defending America. This weekly feature showcases the men and women of the Air Force. 


 

Engage

Twitter
In March 2019, @AFSpecOpsCmd received its first Block 30 AC-130J Ghostrider gunship. Referred to as “the ultimate b… https://t.co/V9FoDThYRQ
Twitter
As the Joint Force transitioned from a Continuous Bomber Presence posture in the Indo-Pacific theater to a Dynamic… https://t.co/u8JlA3GaeF
Twitter
As of August 2020, The 53rd Weather Reconnaissance Squadron, aka Hurricane Hunters, has flown 64 missions into 12 s… https://t.co/CFtHJ8HDXG
Twitter
.@AFGlobalStrike tackled B-1B readiness issues head-on by readying the fleet with a roadmap to recovery over a 2-yr… https://t.co/dEfZemGKbb
Twitter
As we celebrate 73 years of the U.S. Air Force, we remember the heroes we are proud to have served with. Today we… https://t.co/3pdHX3DvIn
Twitter
Flying, fighting and winning since 1947. #USAF73 https://t.co/qM28ykPZwt
Twitter
RT @AF_Academy: Proud to fly the @usairforce flag today and every day! Happy 73rd Birthday! #YourAcademy #FamilyWeek https://t.co/hOIs1ghq7M
Twitter
RT @GenCQBrownJr: Today we honor the #heroes who knew the worst of war and the agony of captivity - those who fought for and lost their fre…
Twitter
RT @ArmyMateriel: Join us in wishing a Happy Birthday to our brothers and sisters in the United States Air Force! #DYK The Air Force was…
Twitter
RT @JBABdc: Happy 73rd birthday, @usairforce! The USAF Band and Honor Guard were thrilled to help kick off the celebration on Fox & Friends…
Twitter
RT @AFSAHQ: Happy Birthday to the world's greatest @UsAirForce ! 73 years of excellence, service and sacrifice. Thank you to all the #Air
Twitter
RT @97AMW: Happy 73rd birthday @usairforce! As we celebrate today, we honor the heroism of our Airmen, past and present, who have been the…
Twitter
RT @53rdWRS: Special birthday shoutout to @usairforce! 73 never looked so good! What better way to celebrate than by flying another missio…
Twitter
RT @HollomanAFB: #happybirthday Birthday @usairforce ✈️🇺🇸🎊🎉 Happy Friday! We made it! #F16Friday #combatairpower https://t.co/EedHtI62sn
Twitter
RT @AirNatlGuard: Today, we celebrate 7️⃣3️⃣ years as the world's leading source of #airpower✈️ Fly, Fight, Win! #USAF73 #AFBDay https://t.…
Twitter
RT @156WingPRANG: From all the PRANG Airmen, Happy 73rd Birthday @usairforce. Fly, Fight, Win! #AimHigh #USAF #PRANG #theGreatest #Wingmen
Twitter
RT @WarriorCare: To our heroes in the sky✈️, we want to wish you a Happy Birthday 🎂 https://t.co/OvGEBUOKNO
Twitter
RT @180thFW: Celebrating 73 years of AIR POWER! Happy Birthday United States Air Force! Air National Guard | Ohio National Guard https:/…
Facebook
The newest Air Force Podcast recently dropped. Listen to a small snippet of CMSAF Kaleth O. Wright talk with Staff Sgt. New about resiliency. Listen to the entire podcast on Youtube: https://go.usa.gov/xpnAD or Subscribe to The Air Force Podcast on iTunes: https://podcasts.apple.com/podcast/the-air-force-podcast/id1264107694?mt=2
Facebook
Our mantra, "Always ready!" It's the spirit we fly by! #B2Tuesday
Facebook
Need some motivation to get your week started off right? Listen as CMSAF Kaleth O. Wright weighs in...
Facebook
The U.S. Air Force Academy gives its cadets some unique opportunities. Ride along one of this opportunities.
Facebook
A United States Air Force KC-135 Stratotanker refuels an F-22 Raptor over northern Iraq, Nov. 6, 2019. U.S. Central Command operations deter adversaries and demonstrate support for allies and partners in the region. (Video by Staff Sgt. Daniel Snider)
Facebook
Although the Silver Star is the third-highest military medal, it's not given often. Today, TSgt Cody Smith was the 49th Special Tactics Airman to receive this medal since Sept. 11th, 2001. Read more of TSgt Smith's amazing story: https://www.airforcespecialtactics.af.mil/News/Article-Display/Article/2024815/special-tactics-airman-battled-through-injuries-awarded-silver-star/fbclid/IwAR2LZWwx1VHdTnQe39rIEBOuJS_0JvMQBBGt7I-E6zsxxn-Lx9387yu43Bc/ Cannon Air Force Base Air Force Special Operations Command United States Special Operations Command (USSOCOM) U.S. Department of Defense (DoD)
Facebook
Tune in as our Air Force musicians along with other military musicians are awarded the National Medal of Arts.
Facebook
Like Us
Twitter
1,279,553
Follow Us