November 2007

Vol. 90, No. 11

Technology Exposition

The latest and best in aerospace technology was on display at AFA’s annual showcase.

Aerospace World

Airman Killed in Afghanistan An airman assigned to Aviano AB, Italy, died Sept. 4 in a noncombat incident in Bagram, Afghanistan—the location of Bagram Air Base. MSgt. Patrick D. Magnani, 38, of Martinez, Calif., was assigned to the 31st Medical...


Weinberger-Powell OBE “The Weinberger-Powell Doctrine is a nostalgic yearning for the days when wars were wars (and men were men); when states fought each other force-on-force in open battle; when progress could be measured by divisions destroyed, factories bombed, and...

P-39 Airacobra

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Compass Call in Afghanistan As an Air Force Association life member, I receive your magazine monthly. In your September issue, your article titled, “Watch on Afghanistan” [p. 46] caught my attention and I immediately turned the pages to read it....

AFA National Report

AFA’s Teacher of the Year At the Air Force Association’s Air & Space Conference and National Convention, Jennifer L. Sinsel, a fifth-grade science teacher from Wichita, Kan., received the Christa McAuliffe Memorial Award as National Teacher of the Year. Sinsel...