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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.

AF travelers reminded of flat rate per diem policy

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November 21, 2017
Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland, Texas (AFNS) -- Some Air Force travelers may not be aware of a flat rate per diem policy established a few years ago that focused on extended...
This video screenshot purports to show North Korean leader Kim Jong Un watching a submarine-launched ballistic missile test in August 2016. SCREENSHOT FROM NDN
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North Korea on track to deploy 1st ballistic missile sub, US think tank says

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November 20, 2017
SEOUL, South Korea — North Korea is on an “aggressive schedule” to build and deploy its first operational ballistic-missile submarine, a U.S. think tank said, citing commercial...
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...
U.S. Ambassador to Japan William Hagerty speaks to reporters at the Japan National Press Club in Tokyo, Friday, Nov. 17, 2017. TYLER HLAVAC/STARS AND STRIPES
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Futenma relocation necessary for dealing with N. Korean threats, Hagerty says

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November 20, 2017
TOKYO — “Considerable progress” is being made on a controversial project to relocate a large Marine base within Okinawa, the United States’ new envoy to Japan said Friday in Tokyo.