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  • Air University’s new leader development course helps squadron commanders ‘thrive’

    Air University’s newest course will help future squadron commanders thrive – not just survive – in command positions. Structured as a foundational course that builds on leadership experiences and education, the new Leader Development Course for Squadron Command equips potential commanders with the tools to create more “effective, adaptive and lethal” squadrons.
  • Air Force Fellow represents branch in Armed Forces Marathon Championships

    Maj. Bryan Kelly, Air Force Fellow, combined his love for running and the serving by representing the Air Force in the Armed Forces Marathon, October 30, 2018, in Washington D.C.. The Armed Forces Marathon Championships, which was ran during the Marine Corps Marathon, is an affiliate with the U.S. Olympic Committee and fosters comradery and
  • First STPA Cybersecurity and Safety Technical Interchange Hosted by AFIT

    The Air Force Institute of Technology (AFIT) School of Systems and Logistics hosted the first ever System Theoretic Process Analysis (STPA) Cybersecurity and Safety Technical Interchange Meeting (TIM) on 22-23 October 2018. Sponsored by the Air Force Cyber Technical Center of Excellence, supported by USAF Test Pilot School (TPS), and endorsed by Lt Gen Steven Kwast, AETC/CC, the TIM identified how USAF Program Managers and Engineers can use STPA to manage complex acquisition problems.
  • My advanced education journey started with CCAF

    My educational journey started after talking to a guidance counselor at the education office at Bergstom AFB, Texas. The counselor provided excellent information regarding the Community College of the Air Force. She explained that since I had just completed technical training school for the military personnel career field, all I needed were about 10 classes to obtain my associate degree in the field. She also provided a road map on what courses I needed to complete to reach this goal.
  • Registration open for Air University’s 4th LREC Symposium, seeking presenters

    Registration is now open for Air University’s 4th annual Language, Regional Expertise and Culture Symposium.
  • AU Press releases Conventional Deterrence Special Edition of SSQ

    Air University Press just released a Conventional Deterrence Special Edition of Strategic Studies Quarterly for winter 2018. SSQ is an Air Force-sponsored strategic forum on national and international security.
  • Glenn Miller Holiday Concert: The origins of an annual tradition

    Local radio stations are already playing Christmas songs, a reminder that Christmas is just weeks away. For Maxwell Air Force Base and the River Region of Alabama, that means that the annual Glenn Miller Holiday Concert is almost here. As in many past holiday seasons, the “Airmen of Note” of the United Stated Air Force Band will present this
  • Air Force rolls out Flight Commander’s Edge program

    Air University’s newest effort to revitalize squadron-level learning and support leaders on the cutting edge of operations rolls out across the Air Force today with the Flight Commander’s Edge program.   Managed by Air University’s eSchool of Graduate Professional Military Education, the Flight Commander’s Edge provides a variety of tools designed
  • Air University Press new Eaker Paper series release: Eaker Paper no. 1—Student Satisfaction in Traditional, Online, and Hybrid Continuing Education Courses: A Case Study

    Air University Press kicks off the new Eaker Paper series with Student Satisfaction in Traditional, Online, and Hybrid Continuing Education Courses: A Case Study authored by Dr. Leah Flores Goerke. This mixed-methods research study examines student satisfaction of traditional, hybrid, and online delivery of two military continuing education
  • Air University Press release: LeMay Paper No. 2: Electromagnetic Defense Task Force 2018 Report

    Air University Press announces the release of the Electromagnetic Defense Task Force 2018 Report in the LeMay Paper series, authored by Maj. David Stuckenberg; Ambassador. R. James Woolsey; and Col. Douglas DeMaio.   In August 2018, Air University brought together a diverse group of leading subject matter experts to address current challenges in
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Department of Defense

6/30/2020
Speeding ahead with the development of hypersonic weapons will require the Defense Department to be far less risk-averse than it is now, DOD's director of defense research and engineering for modernization said.
6/30/2020
The Missile Defense Agency is looking to adapt current technologies against the hypersonic threat while looking toward new capabilities.
6/26/2020
NATO welcomes nuclear arms talks between the United States and Russia, but would like China to join the negotiations, NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg said.
6/26/2020
China is actively working in Europe and Africa to subvert the infrastructure that has maintained peace since the end of World War II, the commander of U.S. Naval Forces in Europe and Africa and NATO's Allied Joint Force Command said.
6/26/2020
Artificial Intelligence enabled analysts to better understand captured documents from the raid on Osama bin Laden's compound, a Defense Intelligence Agency official said.
6/26/2020
Defense Secretary Dr. Mark T. Esper visited officers and enlisted airmen at Royal Air Force Mildenhall in England to get updates on missions and discuss the base’s role in the European and African theaters.