Training for the future
- Returning to Rigor. Wright, Ken // Airman;Mar1999, Vol. 43 Issue 3, p44
Discusses the need to have a tougher basic training in the United States Air Force. Creation of a field training experience named `Scorpion's Nest' by the 737th Training Group at Lackland Air Force Base, Texas; Instilling warfighting experience in basic trainees; Tactics to learn.
- BACK TO BASICS. ROUGHTON, RANDY // Airman;Nov2012, p1
The article offers information on the U.S. Air Force basic military training (BMT). It states that the first two weeks at the training, trainees are in civilian clothes during zero week, It mentions that the Basic Expeditionary Airman Skills Training course give trainees the opportunity to apply...
- ROUND THE RESERVE. // Citizen Airman: The Official Magazine of the Air National Guard ;Feb2013, Vol. 65 Issue 1, p8
The article offers the news briefs from the U.S. as of February 1, 2013. The U.S. Air Force Reserve has decreased the Basic Officer Training course from 12 weeks to nine weeks due to the result of finding efficiencies in the course's scheduling processes and curriculum. The 302nd Maintenance...
- The New CRO. Gonzalez, Efrain // Airman;Aug2004, Vol. 48 Issue 8, p36
Focuses on the training of U.S Air Force combat rescue officers (CRO) at Fairchild Air Force Base in Washington . Training of CRO to repatriating isolated Airmen; CRO survival, evasion, resistance and escape training; Academic, laboratory and field training activities.
- Evolution of a Handbook. Young, Amy // Air Force Journal of Logistics;Summer2009, Vol. 33 Issue 2, p132
The article discusses the development of first and second editions of the "Joint Contingency Contracting Handbook" for the Department of Defense (DoD) contracting workforce. It states that both editions of the handbook provides pocket guide and eliminate redundancy and standardized core...
- Bright Lights. Brown, Jim // CounterPunch;2015, Vol. 22 Issue 5, p4
A letter to the editor is presented in response to the article "Why Are So-Called Progressives Defending Special Ops Training," by Carol Miller in the May 11, 2015 issue.
- SILENT SENTINELS. MOFFETT, DIANNE // Airman;Jan2012, p1
The article focuses on the 392nd Training Squadron (TRS) at Vandenberg Air Force Base in California, which offers skills training for frontline missile operators in the U.S. It states that the students went through eight hours of orientation as well as introduced to the Personal Reliability...
- Field operating agencies. // Airman;Jan1999, Vol. 43 Issue 1, p24
Enumerates some of the field operating agencies of the United States Air Force, and details activities that they carry out under the operational control of the headquarters. Includes the Air Force Agency for Modeling and Simulation in Orlando, Florida; Air Force Audit Agency in Washington,...
- People Support AEFs With Positive Attitude and Unmatched Spirit. Bradley, John A. // Citizen Airman: The Official Magazine of the Air National Guard ;Feb2001, Vol. 53 Issue 1, pII
Reports on the support of 10th Air Force units for the aerospace expeditionary force operations in the United States. List of deployments participated by the unit; Equipment used during the Northern and Southern Watch operations; Account of the unit performance.