• Senate confirms Barrett to be Air Force secretary

    The 85 to 7 vote makes Barbara Barrett the third consecutive woman confirmed to lead the Air Force and its 685,000 total force Airmen. Barrett replaces Heather Wilson who resigned in May. Undersecretary Matthew Donovan served as acting secretary in the interim.

  • Academy kicks off AFAF campaign

    As part of its charitable tradition, the Air Force Academy kicked off the annual Air Force Assistance Fund campaign April 2.