Does the Air Force Surgeon General have more authority than the people at MEPS?
Page 6 of 86
Comments: 1 Views: 107Continue reading»
About a month ago I got a letter from the navy saying that I was not able to enlist due to having retained hardware on my left leg. I was confused because at MEPS I saw in my file “waiver recommended” I was bummed out, and my recruiter didn’t understand. In the end they recommended me to go to the Air Force because they actually believed that I should’ve been able to join(which was actually what I wanted to go talk to first). I talked with my recruiter and he told me to go see a specialist(I went to the same one that did my surgery). He gave me a paper saying that nothing is wrong and that I was cleared join(I was surprised when he told me that he was an Air Force vet). I gave that form...Comments: 4 Views: 139Continue reading»
Views: 108Continue reading»
MARIETTA, Ga., Feb. 12, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) reached a major milestone with the delivery of its 400th C-130J Super Hercules aircraft on Feb. 9. This Super Hercules is an MC-130J Commando II Special Operations aircraft that is assigned to the U.S. Air Force's Special Operations Command (AFSOC).
...Views: 79Continue reading»
AMARILLO, Tex. -- Bell Helicopter's Air Vehicle Concept Demonstrator aircraft, funded under the Joint Multi-Role Technology Demonstration program, was flown for the first time by an Army pilot Feb. 7.
Chief Warrant Officer 3, Tom Wiggins, of the U.S. Army Special Operations Aviation Command conducted the flight at the Bell Flight Test Facility in Amarillo, Tex.
During the flight, he performed Hover In Ground Effect repositioning, pattern flight and roll-on landings.
The JMR TD is an Army science & technology effort designed to develop, expand and demonstrate new capabilities in vertical lift technology. The U.S. Army Aviation and Missile...Comments: 1 Views: 189Continue reading»
USAF Plans To Retire B-2s, B-1s As B-21 Comes Online
The U.S. Air Force plans to retire its fleet of Rockwell B-1B and Northrop Grumman B-2 stealth bombers in a “Bomber Vector” roadmap that will be laid out in the coming weeks. As Northrop’s next-generation B-21 “Raider” comes online in the mid 2020s, the Air Force wants to phase out the nuclear-capable B-2 and conventional B-1, according to two sources with knowledge of the budget discussions. In its budget blueprint for fiscal 2019, the Air Force also will ......Comments: 1 Views: 145Continue reading»
SOCOM to Evaluate SIG Sauer’s MCX Rattler
Almost a year ago, back in March 2017, US SOCOM posted a request for information (RFI) seeking proposals for conversion kits for M4A1 Carbine receivers. SOCOM sought a...Comments: 1 Views: 159Continue reading»
Created by Bangabandhu
- Feb 11, 2018
After facing removal from the Islamic Military Alliance, the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia formed, Qatar began a major arms build up in fears of a joint Saudi-Emirati invasion to the country. Qatar began going to many countries ranging from France to Pakistan in the country's 1st major buildup and modernization they ever had. My question is they are buying many vehicles either the Saudis have or have potential interest in, so would these countries actually help Qatar or nope?
From China: SY-400 Ballistic missiles
From France: 500 VBCI Armored vehicles, 36 Rafales, 3 A330 MRTTs
From Germany: 60 Leopard 2A7+, 20 Pzh 2000s, 30 Fenneks and 60 Dingo MRAPs
From Russia: 2 battalions of S-400 air...Comments: 6 Views: 193Continue reading»
Page 6 of 86