Photos of the amazing, moving, important and amusing things happening in the defense community.
Drone pilots in the Air Force are flying Cessnas to learn the basics, but that won’t work forever.
In today’s Federal Newscast, the State Department said the breach potentially exposed the personally identifiable information of about 1 percent of its employees.
The commander of Air Education and Training Command wants to overhaul the service’s process for training new pilots, and artificial intelligence will play a major role.
In today’s Federal Newscast, Air Force Secretary Heather Wilson laid out a plan to add 74 squadrons, but said the service does not have specifics for what kind of aircraft it may need to buy.
In today’s Federal Newscast, the Agriculture Department’s progress under the Centers of Excellence initiative can now be tracked through a new website.
The Navy is giving its commanders discretion on whether to require some training.
The Air Force is giving its installations more of a say in violence prevention.
Air Force secretary Heather Wilson said the service needs 74 additional squadrons in order to meet the missions it’s been assigned under the new national defense strategy.
The Air Force is continuing the trend of other transactional authorities to speed up the procurement process, says Bloomberg Government Senior Defense Analyst Rob Levinson.
When trying to make legacy software compatible with other systems, the technology needs to evolve to meet the current need, said Nick Guertin of the Carnegie Mellon University Software Engineering Institute.
High operational tempo, decreased aircraft availability and potential for complacency during routine tasks as factors putting pilots and airmen at risk.
The 9/11 attacks showed the need for better data and information sharing among federal agencies and between governments.
In today’s Federal Newscast, the Office of Personnel Management says its starting this year’s combined federal campaign with more upgrades to the online donation system.