Air Force

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Air Force Sergeant Who Fled Illinois Trial Found in Nevada

Helm is accused of sexually assaulting a girl between the ages of 12 and 16


Whiteman Air Force Base file photo by Michael R. Nixon/U.S. Air Force/Getty Images

Missouri Airman Shot in Warrensburg

Whiteman AFB says incident took place in Warrensburg, and local law enforcement is handling case


Saint Louis University Hospital

SLU Trains U.S. Air Force in Trauma Program

The U.S. Air Force and St. Louis University Hospital have a partnership called C-Stars to train Air Force medical personnel.


Photo: UPI/Bill Greenblatt

Body of Airman to Arrive at Lambert Airport

Staff Sgt. Joshua Schoenhoff and another airman drowned Oct. 5 trying to rescue one of two airmen who were swept off the shore of Okinawa.


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Boeing Pays $23M Settlement Over Labor Charges

Case involved contract with U.S. Air Force for maintenance on C-17 Globemaster aircraft



TIAM Weekend: Richard Chisolm, Ellen Krohne

We caught up with Richard Chisolm, Director and Editor of “Cafeteria Man,” a film which was shot in Baltimore and shows how Tony Geraci fundamentally transformed what kids eat in school’s today. Scott Air Force Base was recently named the best base for Airmen. Ellen Krohne, Executive Director of the Leadership Council joined the show to discuss the new findings.


SpaceX CEO Elon Musk unveils the Falcon Heavy rocket at the National Press Club in Washington,DC on April 5, 2011. NICHOLAS KAMM/AFP/Getty Images

SpaceX Challenges Boeing Air Force Contract

SpaceX CEO says his rockets could save taxpayers money.


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Air Force Staffer Admits Having Pipe Bombs

Justin Vangilder, 24, told investigators he planned to unleash pipe bombs on local sex offenders to “inflict as many casualties as possible.”


Senator Dick Durbin (D-Illinois) speaks outside Scott Air Force Base on March 21, 2014 (KMOX/Allison Blood)

Saving Scott Air Force Base

Some Illinois members of Congress met Friday with the USAF chief of staff


File photo of US Secretary of Defense Chuck Hagel.  (credit: PAUL J. RICHARDS/AFP/Getty Images)

Dustup Over Military Appeals Judge Delaying Cases

Dozens of military criminal cases have been thrown into limbo because of a legal challenge over whether Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel improperly appointed a judge to the Air Force’s highest court, with attorneys raising questions about the judge’s independence amid increasing pressure over the military’s handling of sexual assault cases.