News and Events: December 2022 Published Dec. 1, 2022 Monthly Observance This December, we're enjoying the many festive holidays featured throughout the month. No matter which one you celebrate, we hope you enjoy this season and we look forward to starting a new year with you! Interested in getting your work published with us? See our Submission Guidelines to learn how. With new information coming out all the time, be sure you stay in the know by following Air University Press on social media or through our newsletter. As the US Air Force celebrates its 75th Birthday this year (1947-2022), we also celebrate the many contributions and sacrifices by both women and men of the United States Air Force. At Air University Press, we appreciate those that serve or who have served in our armed forces that fight for justice and our freedom. Key Dates Dec 1 – Civil Air Patrol Birthday: Happy birthday to our good friends in the Civil Air Patrol! Our unique publication "An Honorable Place in American Air Power": Civil Air Patrol Coastal Patrol Operations, 1942–1943 by Frank Blazich is a great recommendation to learn more about them. Dec 7 – Pearl Harbor Day: A day of memory where we honor and remember the 2,403 service members and civilians who died during the attack on Pearl Harbor. Dec 13 – National Guard Birthday: Happy birthday to our good friends in the National Guard! Dec 19 – Hanukkah Begins: Hanukkah sameach! We hope you enjoy your holiday season. Dec 20 – Space Force Birthday: Happy birthday to our good friends in the Space Force! Dec 25 – Christmas: Merry Christmas and Happy Holidays! Dec 26 – Kwanzaa Begins: Heri za Kwanzaa! Wishing you the best during this holiday season. Dec 31 – New Year's Eve: Do you have your resolutions ready?