The Air Force has confirmed that Air Force Secretary Michael Wynne has asked for the Pentagon Inspector General to investigate the circumstances surrounding award of a contract canceled earlier this year because of protests filed over the award—nearly $50 million for a Thunderbird promotional video. ABC News reported late last week that the IG had enlisted the help of the FBI. According to news reports, the investigation will review actions of current and former top uniformed officials.
Sept. 30, 2023
Chief of Space Operations Gen. B. Chance Saltzman delivered a keynote address on “The State of the Space Force,” detailing the young service’s progress and upcoming initiatives at AFA’s Air, Space & Cyber Conference on Sept. 11, 2023. Watch the video or read the transcript.