Jennifer H. Svan
Military Base Students Outperform Peers in National Reading and Math Test
U.S. military base students in fourth and eighth grades earned the highest percentage of reading proficiency in the nation.
Hikes Are Coming to Air Force Lodging Rates Worldwide; Some in Europe Will Be Doubling
The cheapest rooms at some lodging on Air Force bases in Europe will be $149 a night from Nov. 1, up from $70.
Hundreds at Ramstein Greet Stars and Watch Early Screening of ‘Jack Ryan’
Season 2 of the Amazon Prime Video series will premiere on November 1.
Flying Operations Likely to Resume Next Week at Spangdahlem Following F-16 Crash
An exercise to test the base's wartime readiness was stopped two days early following the crash.
Airman Jailed for Secretly Filming Women as They Showered in His House
The cameras were hidden in alarm clocks and smoke alarms and set up in the bathroom and guest bedroom of his off-base house.
Air Force Begins Flight Operations at Remote Post in Niger
Air Force C-130s and other aircraft began flying limited Visual Flight Rule operations into and out of Nigerien Air Base 20.
Ramstein Offers Families Base Housing in Exchange for Providing Child Care
Ramstein is rolling out a first-of-its-kind program aimed at easing the chronic shortage of child care providers.
Airman Found Guilty of Sexually Assaulting Another Airman, Stealing His PlayStation
On Wednesday, a military judge found Airman 1st Class Jordan Hickman guilty of sexual assault and larceny.
Air Force Appeals Court Upholds Sentence in Ramstein Cyclist's Death
An appeals court has upheld the negligent homicide conviction of a Ramstein senior airman found responsible for a cycling.
Students Design $1.25 Piece to Help Prevent B-2 Stealth Bomber Emergencies
One of the world's most advanced bombers is flying with a plastic switch cover, designed by Missouri high school students.
Room Rates Rising as Pentagon Cuts Taxpayer Funding for Base Lodging
Rates could go up as much as $75 a night, with variations by service, location and room type, according to officials.
DODEA Schools to Increase Class Sizes, Shed 300 Jobs in Bid to Free Up Funds
The Department of Defense Education Activity plans to increase average class sizes in its middle and high schools next year.
Ramstein Airmen Embrace Surprise Visit by President Trump, First Lady
More than 200 airmen waited to meet the president and first lady, who stopped at Ramstein on their way back from Iraq.
Air Force Academy Sending More Cadets to Pilot Training to Stem Shortage
The number represents a 26 percent increase over last year, when 417 graduates were scheduled to attend pilot training.
US Air Force to Join Large-Scale Aviation Exercise in Ukraine
Announcement of the Clear Sky exercise comes days after Ukraine said it would establish a naval base along the Sea of Azov.
Most Popular Military News
New Commissary, Exchange Access Delayed for Many Veterans
Disabled veterans and Purple Heart recipients won't see on-base access for commissaries and exchange stores any time soon.
'Black Hawk Down' Veteran Dies at Age 64
James McMahon served 16 years in the Army's 75th Ranger Regiment and then later as a member of the elite Delta Force.
The Most Muscular Unit in the Marine Corps Is Accepting Applications
If you can squat more than 300 pounds -- and then do it again nine more times -- the Marines may have an elite job for you.
Trump Restores Rank to SEAL, Grants Clemency for Soldiers in War Zone Crimes Cases
"As the President has stated, 'when our soldiers have to fight for our country, I want to give them the confidence to fight.'...
Buttigieg Touts Military Service, Wary of Overstating Role
Pete Buttigieg is careful not to call himself a combat veteran even as he notes the danger he faced.
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Army Providing Security for Vindman During Probe
An official says the Army and local law enforcement are providing security as he testifies during the impeachment hearing.
Butterfly on a Bomb Range: Endangered Species Act at Work on Fort Bragg
As a 400-pound explosive resounds in the distance, a tiny St. Francis Satyr butterfly flits among the splotchy leaves.
Army Lt. Col. Vindman Ready to Speak Out Publicly on Trump
The decorated soldier and White House aide is about to get his chance to tell his story publicly.
Navy Recruits Are Now Using Their Fingerprints to Sign Enlistment Documents
Using fingerprints to sign documents has enabled recruiters to work digitally the entire time instead of printing pages.
Sailors and Families Are Seeking $287M in New Lawsuits After Navy Ship Collision
Navy leaders have acknowledged several missteps that led to the fatal accident.
'Extraordinary and Remarkable Legacy': Naval Academy Grads Discuss Life as NASA Astronauts
Lt. Kayla Barron never imagined she might become an astronaut until she served on a submarine.
Air Force News
Air Force Leader Who Wrote Essay About Respecting Subordinates Fired for Disrespecting Subordinates
The command chief of the 20th Fighter Wing at Shaw Air Force Base, South Carolina, was removed from his position last month.
The Air Force Could Retire These 8 Fighter Planes and Bombers
Some think that getting rid of the old stuff to make room for the new makes sense.
Airman of the Year Earns Silver Star for Heroism in Afghan Firefights
One firefight went on for nearly 10 hours.
Marine Corps News
On Eve of Funeral, Marine's Widow Remains in Limbo
As a last-ditch measure, a law firm now plans to send a cease-and-desist letter on her behalf to the funeral home.
Attorney Calls on US Marine Deserter to Turn Himself In
Michael Alexander Brown is wanted for questioning in the murder of his mother's boyfriend.
Coast Guard News
Coast Guard Seizes Shocking $69 Million Worth of Cocaine from Drug-Running Sub
Video shows the crew of the Cutter Harriet Lane removing 5,000 pounds of cocaine from the semi-submersible vessel.
Coast Guard to Reconsider Vessel Safety Improvements That It Had Rejected
A service leader said it will reconsider the measures in the aftermath of a fire that killed 34 people on a dive boat.
NTSB: Coast Guard Ignored Duck Boat Safety Proposals
Investigators say the changes might have prevented last year's Missouri accident, which killed 17 people.