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Application window open for 14th Annual DoD David O. Cooke Award

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November 24, 2017
JOINT BASE SAN ANTONIO-RANDOLPH, Texas (AFNS) -- Air Force officials are seeking nominations for the 14th annual Department of Defense David O. Cooke Excellence in Public...
Candy, a military working dog assigned to the 27th Special Operations Security Forces Squadron, wears an Air Force Commendation medal during her retirement ceremony at Cannon Air Force Base, N.M., Nov. 9, 2017. After eight years of service, she retired and was adopted by one of her former handlers. (Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Lane Plummer)

From Puppy to Protector: How the Air Force Raises Military Working Dogs

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November 24, 2017
CANNON AIR FORCE BASE, N.M., Nov. 22, 2017 — Candy is a military working dog with six deployments under her collar, and on Nov. 9, she was finally able to rest her paws when she...

For Fleet and Force: Science Solutions, from Cyber to the Skies

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November 24, 2017
ARLINGTON, Va. (NNS) -- An engineer steps into the cockpit of an FA-18 Super Hornet in Norfolk.

Independent Guåhan's Nov. 28 GA will focus on writing a Constitution for Guåhan

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November 21, 2017
November 21, 2017 – Independent Guåhan (IG) concludes their educational outreach for 2017 with their final General Assembly for the year on Tuesday, November 28 from 6:00 – 7:30...
Senior Airman Charles Medley, 36th Logistics Readiness Squadron cryogenics production supervisor, prepares to distribute liquid oxygen Nov. 7, 2017, at Andersen Air Force Base, Guam. The cryogenics production flight generates, stores and distributes pure, breathable liquid oxygen and clean nitrogen. (U.S. Air Force photo/ Airman 1st Class Gerald R. Willis)

Cooler Than Cool, LRS Airmen produce liquid oxygen at Andersen

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November 22, 2017
ANDERSEN AIR FORCE BASE, Guam -- The U.S. Air Force has two cryogenics production plants, one of which is on Andersen Air Force Base, Guam.
Lockheed Martin is helping the Air Force Research Lab develop and high energy laser weapon systems for aircraft, including the laser pictured in this rendering. AIR FORCE RESEARCH LAB/LOCKHEED MARTIN
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Air Force aims for laser weapons on a fighter jet by 2021

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November 21, 2017
The Air Force Research Laboratory is forging ahead with a high-energy laser designed to shoot down drones, incoming rockets and mortar rounds and hopes to have a demonstration...