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Wilson praises Airmen, expresses gratitude in farewell remarks reflecting on her tenure as Air Force secretary

She praised the skill and dedication of Airmen while comparing lessons learned from gardening as a corollary for the qualities that make for good leaders and an effective Air Force secretary. You need a plan; she said; you need friends to help, meaning allies, and “as long as it’s safe, let people tinker with the tools.”

Air Force announces artificial intelligence research with MIT

Beginning this summer, the combined officer and enlisted team representing various Air Force career fields, is expected to work with researchers at MIT to harness the university’s student talent, renowned faculty and state-of-the art facilities and laboratories. The partnership will address a broad range of AI projects such as decision support, maintenance and logistics, talent management, medical readiness, situational awareness, business operations and disaster relief.

Around the Air Force: B-52’s in Qatar / F-35 Training / Grand Forks Redesignation

Today’s look around the Air Force a U.S. bomber task force deployed to Al Udeid Air Base, completed its first mission in mid-May, the 33rd Fighter Wing at Eglin Air Force Base, Florida was chosen as a potential new F-35 training squadron, the Air Force is reactivating the 65th Aggressor Squadron and moving eleven F-35 Lightning A-II’s to Nellis AFB, Nevada, and Secretary of the Air Force Heather Wilson announced the re-designation of the 319th Air Base Wing at Grand Forks AFB, North Dakot

Air Force leaders strengthen community ties, engage students at JB Andrews Air & Space Expo

Secretary of the Air Force Heather Wilson delivered opening remarks for this year’s biennial three-day event, which focused on JB Andrews’ partnership and mentorship with local schools against a backdrop of more than 30 STEM exhibits designed to engage and inspire some 7,000 students.

Service secretaries tackle employment challenges for overseas spouses

The joint memorandum directs each service assistant secretary for manpower and reserve affairs to support a tri-service team that seeks to understand the barriers to military spouse employment overseas. The team is expected to make recommendations to policies, programs and laws that would make employment for spouses overseas easier.

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