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  • Around the Air Force: Doolittle Raider passes / Computer language initiative

    On this look Around the Air Force, U.S. Pacific Air Forces and Southeast Asia Nations Center for Military Medicine are working to establish a disease outbreak surveillance system, the Air Force is creating a computer language initiative to make more Airmen fluent in computer languages and the last surviving Doolittle Raider, Lt. Col. Dick Cole, passes away at the age of 103. Hosted by Senior Airman Angelo Rosario.
  • Memorial for final WWII Doolittle Raider scheduled for April 18

    A memorial service to celebrate the life of retired Lt. Col. Richard “Dick” E. Cole will be held at Joint Base San Antonio-Randolph, Texas, April 18, beginning at 3 p.m. in Hangar 41.
  • Lt Col Dick Cole, last surviving Doolittle Raider, passes away at age 103

    A legendary chapter in Air Force history has come to a close. Retired Lt. Col. Richard “Dick” E. Cole, the last survivor of the “Doolittle Raid,” died April 9, in San Antonio.
  • Air Force honors legacy by celebrating a legend’s birthday

    When an Air Force legend celebrates their 103rd birthday, no doubt the service’s senior leader will take notice.
  • Around the Air Force: June 24

    In this look around the Air Force, Chief of Staff of the Air Force Gen. Mark A. Welsh III's career is celebrated at his retirement ceremony; one of two of the surviving members of the Doolittle Raiders dies; the 2016 Department of Defense Warrior Games came to a close; and a new episode of BLUE gives a firsthand account of the Khobar Towers tragedy.
  • Doolittle Raider to Airmen: Training is key to mission success

    While the Air Force is often celebrated for its use of technology and reliance on hardware, a Doolittle Raider's visit here Dec. 30, 2013, re-enforced that the service's true strength stems from well-trained, innovative Airmen working jointly. Retired Lt. Col. Richard Cole, who served as then-Col. Jimmy Doolittle's copilot during the April 1942 raid on Tokyo, spent the day meeting and sharing anecdotes with Airmen across Barksdale AFB.
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