Archiv der Kategorie: Air Force

Rebuilding Our Navy

The big news is Newport News – 2 aircraft carriers to be built! With the carriers comes the rest of the materiel and personnel, unless 2 or more older carriers are retired and sold off. The big questions in my … Weiterlesen

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„It’s The End Of The World As We Know It (And I Feel Fine)“

The world is coming to an end, if this happens in the USAF, will Aviation Warrants be a thing of the past?  The USAF is thinking about Enlisted Pilots! It’s the end of the world as we know it. It’s … Weiterlesen

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Defense Budget Round-up

Now that the Virginia election is over and the enemedia is telling us the GOP is doomed (DOOMED! Hahaahaaa!), we can return to how Governor-elect Northam is going to fund his 4 counties (Arlington, Alexandria, Richmond and Norfolk). First up: … Weiterlesen

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Discovering the Scope of the Necessary Cleanup

No, I’m not talking about SuperFund sites – remember those? The EPA hopes you’ve forgotten its primary mission, but no, we’re not talking about cleaning up where we live and what we drink and eat. The cleanup is what the … Weiterlesen

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The CSAF Get’s It

So why does the Chief of Staff of the USAF have to help an airman get in touch with his family in Puerto Rico.  What about his Chain of Command.

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If It Is Happening at West Point

Then VMI is not far behind. It’s never far behind the latest educational fad. From these articles, it looks like America’s military service academies are toast. It may take 30 years or more to flush the trash from the leadership … Weiterlesen

Veröffentlicht unter Air Force, Army, Insurgency & Counterinsurgency, Leadership, Uncategorized | 1 Kommentar

Novel Ideas

Hat tip to Townie to commented on this novel idea in another forum: training Surface Warfare Officers before they are turned loose on the fleet. Meanwhile, over in the Army, the USAR activates the 2nd Space Battalion. I remain hopeful … Weiterlesen

Veröffentlicht unter Air Force, Army Reserve, Navy | 1 Kommentar

Friday Techday: a Game of Clouds

Most of you have heard about the latest outrageous computer hack – this time of Equifax. There is no database system that can’t be hacked, either from the inside or the outside. Information Security is a misnomer since no data … Weiterlesen

Veröffentlicht unter Air Force, Aviation, Cyberwar, Marine Corps, Navy | 2 Kommentare

Decisions

Listverse provides two lists for us today. The Top 10 Worst Military Decisions In History paired with the Top 10 Utterly Useless Military Commanders. Popular Mechanics wants to rehash the decision the USAF made to select the YF-22, now F-22, … Weiterlesen

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Diplomacy Round Up

Around the world of diplomacy, some good news! From America’s most effective diplomats, after Redlegs, a dash of awesome: “‘No Second Guesses:’ Selfridge Pilots Share Story of Emergency Landing” There’s an old saying in the Air Force: Any landing you … Weiterlesen

Veröffentlicht unter Air Force, Aviation, China, Diplomacy, Korea | Verschlagwortet mit | 1 Kommentar