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- Gizmo. // New Scientist;12/22/2007, Vol. 196 Issue 2635/2636, p29
The article reports on technological inventions. The Foundation for Research and Technology in Heraklion, Greece has built a snake robot that slithers down corridors, turns corners, and has two infrared sensors that judge the distance to surrounding walls and maintains an equal position between...
- Good neighbor policy. Lavitt, Michael O. // Aviation Week & Space Technology;11/29/1993, Vol. 139 Issue 22, p15
Reports on the agreement between the United States Air Force (USAF) and a Tokyo court prohibiting the flight of USAF aircrafts in and out of Yokata AB between 10 p.m. and 6 a.m. Petition of residents; Limits on night flights.
- American Air Base Gets Green Light. // Polish American Journal;Apr2011, Vol. 100 Issue 4, p1
The article reports that the U.S. Air Force base will be permanently station in Poland in 2011.
- Not this time, Air Force says for F-35s in Tucson. // Inside Tucson Business;7/5/2013, Vol. 23 Issue 5, p2
The article reports on the U.S. Air Force's decision of consolidating its operations at F-35 fighter plane bases in Tucson, Arizona.
- USAF to increase base staff. Proctor, Paul // Aviation Week & Space Technology;6/8/1998, Vol. 148 Issue 23, p13
States that the United States Air Force wants to increase staff at a number of its bases. Reason for the additional staff; Advantages; Assignments of Guard and Reserve forces; Training.
- Facts & Figures About Today's Aerospace Forces. // Airman;Jan2002, Vol. 46 Issue 1, p28
Presents facts and figures about the U.S. Air Force as of January 2002. Regions where the major Air Force bases overseas are located; Breakdown of the budget for fiscal year 2002; Salary figures of the U.S. airmen; Air Force awards and decorations.
- Turkish Delight. Arana-Barradas, Lois A. // Airman;Nov2000, Vol. 44 Issue 11, p8
Provides information on Incirlik Air Base in Adana, Turkey. Description of the United States Air Force base; Details on the Operation National Watch in the country; Views on the quality of life in the military base; Comments from several soldiers regarding their mission and the bases.
- AVIANO'S RENAISSANCE. Arana-Barradas, Louis A. // Airman;Nov2000, Vol. 44 Issue 11, p24
Features the Aviano 2000 military base of the United States Air Force in Italy. Details on the construction of the military base; Origin of the construction project; Information on the contingency and housing upgrades of the project; Benefits of the project.
- Tuzla's Turnaround. Arana-Barradas, Louis A. // Airman;Dec2000, Vol. 44 Issue 12, p2
Describes the Tuzla Air Base of the United States Air Force in Bosnia-Herzegovina. History of the air base; Development of infrastructure and amenities in the compound; Plans to upgrade facilities.