September 2023

Vol. 106, No. 9

Broadly speaking, the PLA has been pursuing a modernization effort in what is known as the three “izations:” mechanization, informationization, and intelligentization.
The Air Force is using these exercises to drill Airmen in new operational concepts, such as agile combat employment, which emphasizes the ability to work from dispersed and sometimes austere locations.  

Tyndall Rises Again

Base planners here are evaluating a suite of new technologies that could change the way military installations operate well into the future.

Q&A: Talking Strategy

A really important point is the importance of ensuring that as each of the military services modernize, there is also a joint approach to that modernization and to concept development


WORLD-Air: KC-135 Recap Requirements; USAF wants to complete E-7 Fleet quickly.

WORLD: Space

WORLD-Space: Biden says Space Command to stay in Colorado; Space Force gets Targeting Squadron; Space Force Legacy Guardian Recognition Act.

WORLD: Personnel

WORLD-Personnel: New rules for speeding up Mental Health Care referrals under the Brandon Act.


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Outstanding Airmen of the Year

The Outstanding Airman Program annually recognizes 12 enlisted members for superior leadership job performance, community involvement, and personal achievements.