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Preservation of Force and Family

A new Air Force Special Operations Command initiative focuses on maintaining mental health for special operations forces and their families.
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Delta Force Hero

Some acts of heroism are kept secret due to the nature of the mission. After time, some of them get declassified. Such is the case with retired Air Force Col. (Dr.) James A. Ruffer’s amazing story.
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Doolittle Raiders

Three of the four Doolittle Raiders visited the Fort Walton Beach, Fla., one last time to celebrate the 71st anniversary of the retaliatory attack on Japan after the Pearl Harbor bombing.
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A graduate of the U.S. Air Force Academy, Lt. Col. Nicole Malachowski has flown the F-15E as a member of five different fighter squadrons since 1999.  Here, she shares her experience as the first female Thunderbird pilot, serving as a White House …
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By Kris Gonzalez, correspondent for www.army.mil A Rhode Island National Guard soldier gave his life  to save an Afghan child. Sgt. Dennis Weichel Jr. died from injuries sustained when he was struck by an armored fighting vehicle after moving an Afghan boy …
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