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Trump picks national security adviser; Dayton native to stay on as chief of staff
 President Donald Trump has tapped Army Lt. Gen. H.R. McMaster as his new national security adviser.   Trump announced the pick Monday at his Palm Beach club, Mar-a-Lago. He says McMaster is "a man of tremendous talent and tremendous experience." Trump said Lt. Gen. Keith Kellogg, a Dayton native, will continue service...

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President Donald Trump has tapped Army Lt. Gen. H.R. McMaster as his new national security adviser.   Trump announced the pick Monday at his Palm Beach club, Mar-a-Lago. He says McMaster is "a man of tremendous talent and tremendous experience." Trump said Lt. Gen. Keith Kellogg, a Dayton native, will continue service...
Presidents Day: Air Force One crewmen share stories at museum
 Charles Palmer crisscrossed continents and flew to dozens of countries aboard Air Force One, but there was one duty every flight for one president he made sure to carry out. He made sure President Gerald Ford had a bowl of strawberries. Palmer was one of about 10 present day and former crewmen of the famed presidential fleet— spanning...

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Charles Palmer crisscrossed continents and flew to dozens of countries aboard Air Force One, but there was one duty every flight for one president he made sure to carry out. He made sure President Gerald Ford had a bowl of strawberries. Palmer was one of about 10 present day and former crewmen of the famed presidential fleet— spanning...
Former Air Force One crew members hold special event at museum Monday
 Crew members who flew aboard Air Force One presidential aircraft from the Nixon to Obama administrations will answer the public’s questions on Presidents Day at the National Museum of the U.S. Air Force. The former crew members will be at the museum from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday. The museum houses the largest collection of U.S. presidential...

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Crew members who flew aboard Air Force One presidential aircraft from the Nixon to Obama administrations will answer the public’s questions on Presidents Day at the National Museum of the U.S. Air Force. The former crew members will be at the museum from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday. The museum houses the largest collection of U.S. presidential...
Trump’s F-35 Calls Came With a Surprise: Rival CEO Was Listening
 Days before taking office, President-elect Donald J. Trump made two surprise calls to the Air Force general managing the Pentagon’s largest weapons program, the Lockheed Martin F-35 jet. Listening in on one of those calls was Dennis Muilenburg — the CEO of Lockheed’s chief rival, Boeing. TRUMP COVERAGE  Trump&rsquo...

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Days before taking office, President-elect Donald J. Trump made two surprise calls to the Air Force general managing the Pentagon’s largest weapons program, the Lockheed Martin F-35 jet. Listening in on one of those calls was Dennis Muilenburg — the CEO of Lockheed’s chief rival, Boeing. TRUMP COVERAGE  Trump&rsquo...
Rare Wright brothers artifact could be valued at more than $1 million
 A propeller signed by Orville Wright could be worth more than $1 million and Congressman Mike Turner wants to make sure the Aviation Hall of Fame doesn’t sell it. An official with the organization says that won’t happen and that Congressman Turner’s ‘cease and desist’ order has no impact on the organization....

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A propeller signed by Orville Wright could be worth more than $1 million and Congressman Mike Turner wants to make sure the Aviation Hall of Fame doesn’t sell it. An official with the organization says that won’t happen and that Congressman Turner’s ‘cease and desist’ order has no impact on the organization....
Rare Wright brothers artifact at center of controversy
 Tucked away at the National Aviation Hall of Fame, a century-old rare artifact out of public view is a hidden treasure and at the center of a fight between the organization and a local congressman. The eight-foot-and-a-half-foot-long wooden propeller has something Hall of Fame officials say no other airplane artifact is known to have: The...

Posted: 5 days ago

Tucked away at the National Aviation Hall of Fame, a century-old rare artifact out of public view is a hidden treasure and at the center of a fight between the organization and a local congressman. The eight-foot-and-a-half-foot-long wooden propeller has something Hall of Fame officials say no other airplane artifact is known to have: The...
Turner plans to remove congressional backing of Aviation Hall of Fame
 U.S. Rep. Mike Turner declared Wednesday he will draft legislation to remove the congressional charter of the National Aviation Hall of Fame. The Dayton Republican congressman’s move comes as National Aviation Hall of Fame President Michael J. Quiello has defended the nonprofit’s reputation and denied Turner’s claims in...

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U.S. Rep. Mike Turner declared Wednesday he will draft legislation to remove the congressional charter of the National Aviation Hall of Fame. The Dayton Republican congressman’s move comes as National Aviation Hall of Fame President Michael J. Quiello has defended the nonprofit’s reputation and denied Turner’s claims in...
AFRL aims to link with companies, academics
 The Air Force Research Laboratory will link young scientists and researchers with government agencies, academic institutions, and businesses to demonstrate AFRL and the Dayton region’s high-tech economy. AFRL’s Business and Tech Showcase is set to launch noon to 4 p.m. Monday, March 13, at the Tec^Edge Innovation and Collaboration...

Posted: 5 days ago

The Air Force Research Laboratory will link young scientists and researchers with government agencies, academic institutions, and businesses to demonstrate AFRL and the Dayton region’s high-tech economy. AFRL’s Business and Tech Showcase is set to launch noon to 4 p.m. Monday, March 13, at the Tec^Edge Innovation and Collaboration...
Ohio lawmakers react to resignation of Michael Flynn
 Sen. Sherrod Brown said former White House National Security Adviser Michael Flynn made the right decision to resign his post, saying his apparent discussions with a Russian official about U.S. sanctions imposed on Russia “were wrong.” RELATED: Michael Flynn resigns: 5 things to know In a statement today, Brown, D-Ohio, said Flynn...

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Sen. Sherrod Brown said former White House National Security Adviser Michael Flynn made the right decision to resign his post, saying his apparent discussions with a Russian official about U.S. sanctions imposed on Russia “were wrong.” RELATED: Michael Flynn resigns: 5 things to know In a statement today, Brown, D-Ohio, said Flynn...
Lawyer: Congressman Turner has no oversight over Aviation Hall of Fame
 An attorney for the National Aviation Hall of Fame says Congressman Mike Turner has no oversight authority or legal right to demand documents from the organization. Turner, R-Dayton, has launched an inquiry into the group. In a Jan. 25 letter to the Hall of Fame, Turner said his office had “received complaints of financial mismanagement...

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An attorney for the National Aviation Hall of Fame says Congressman Mike Turner has no oversight authority or legal right to demand documents from the organization. Turner, R-Dayton, has launched an inquiry into the group. In a Jan. 25 letter to the Hall of Fame, Turner said his office had “received complaints of financial mismanagement...
Trump: Dayton native in running for national security adviser
 “General Keith Kellogg, who I have known for a long time, is very much in play for NSA - as are three others,” Trump tweeted Friday morning. Vice Admiral Robert Harward turned down an offer to be national security adviser Thursday.   Harward told The Associated Press that the Trump administration was "very accommodating...

Posted: 6 days ago

“General Keith Kellogg, who I have known for a long time, is very much in play for NSA - as are three others,” Trump tweeted Friday morning. Vice Admiral Robert Harward turned down an offer to be national security adviser Thursday.   Harward told The Associated Press that the Trump administration was "very accommodating...
What is that loud noise over Springfield?
 Ohio Air National Guard fighter jets boomed through the skies above Springfield last night on a night training exercise, a Guard spokesman confirmed today. The 180th Fighter Wing’s F-16 Fighting Falcons will conduct night training exercises through Thursday, said Staff Sgt. Shane Hughes, a spokesman for the Toledo-based unit. RELATED...

Posted: 6 days ago

Ohio Air National Guard fighter jets boomed through the skies above Springfield last night on a night training exercise, a Guard spokesman confirmed today. The 180th Fighter Wing’s F-16 Fighting Falcons will conduct night training exercises through Thursday, said Staff Sgt. Shane Hughes, a spokesman for the Toledo-based unit. RELATED...
Aviation Hall president says Turner damaging group’s reputation
 In his first extensive comments since Rep. Mike Turner called for an investigation into the finances of the National Aviation Hall of Fame, the president of the national organization says statements made by Turner have damaged the Hall’s reputation and may hurt fundraising efforts. NAHF President and Vice Chairman Michael J. Quiello...

Posted: 7 days ago

In his first extensive comments since Rep. Mike Turner called for an investigation into the finances of the National Aviation Hall of Fame, the president of the national organization says statements made by Turner have damaged the Hall’s reputation and may hurt fundraising efforts. NAHF President and Vice Chairman Michael J. Quiello...
Official says Aviation Hall’s reputation hurt by Turner probe
 The president of the National Aviation Hall of Fame has denied a congressman’s allegations of “mismanagement and misappropriation” of resources and assets, and is worried the inquiry could impact a three-year $5 million fundraising campaign for the nonprofit. NAHF President and Vice Chairman Michael J. Quiello said the nonprofit&rsquo...

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The president of the National Aviation Hall of Fame has denied a congressman’s allegations of “mismanagement and misappropriation” of resources and assets, and is worried the inquiry could impact a three-year $5 million fundraising campaign for the nonprofit. NAHF President and Vice Chairman Michael J. Quiello said the nonprofit&rsquo...
Air Force will soon allow more airmen to fly drones
 The Air Force will soon set a milestone opening the door to enlisted airmen to become drone pilots. For the first time, a selection board will pick from a field of 185 applicants for the jobs, according to the Air Force. The Air Force Personnel Center is expected to release its choices at the end of this February. A high tempo of operations...

Posted: 7 days ago

The Air Force will soon set a milestone opening the door to enlisted airmen to become drone pilots. For the first time, a selection board will pick from a field of 185 applicants for the jobs, according to the Air Force. The Air Force Personnel Center is expected to release its choices at the end of this February. A high tempo of operations...
WPAFB gate crasher pleads guilty to trespassing, other charges
 A Beavercreek man accused of driving through a Wright-Patterson Air Force Base gateway and entering a restricted-access building in a sensitive research facility pleaded guilty in federal court Friday to trespassing. Edward J. Novak, 32, also pleaded guilty in U.S. District Court in Dayton to operating a vehicle under the influence, and disorderly...

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A Beavercreek man accused of driving through a Wright-Patterson Air Force Base gateway and entering a restricted-access building in a sensitive research facility pleaded guilty in federal court Friday to trespassing. Edward J. Novak, 32, also pleaded guilty in U.S. District Court in Dayton to operating a vehicle under the influence, and disorderly...
WPAFB gate jumper makes plea
 A Beavercreek man accused of driving through a Wright-Patterson Air Force Base gateway and entering a restricted-access building pleaded guilty in federal court Friday to trespassing.  Edward J. Novak, 32, also pleaded guilty in U.S. District Court in Dayton to operating a vehicle under the influence, and disorderly conduct in the...

Posted: 10 days ago

A Beavercreek man accused of driving through a Wright-Patterson Air Force Base gateway and entering a restricted-access building pleaded guilty in federal court Friday to trespassing.  Edward J. Novak, 32, also pleaded guilty in U.S. District Court in Dayton to operating a vehicle under the influence, and disorderly conduct in the...
President Trump: ‘SEE YOU IN COURT’
 President Donald Trump sent a tweet Thursday night expressing his anger after a federal appeals court refused to reinstate his ban on travel from some majority-Muslim countries. “SEE YOU IN COURT,” the post said. “THE SECURITY OF OUR NATION IS AT STAKE.” In a unanimous decision, the San Francisco-based 9th U.S. Circuit...

Posted: 11 days ago

President Donald Trump sent a tweet Thursday night expressing his anger after a federal appeals court refused to reinstate his ban on travel from some majority-Muslim countries. “SEE YOU IN COURT,” the post said. “THE SECURITY OF OUR NATION IS AT STAKE.” In a unanimous decision, the San Francisco-based 9th U.S. Circuit...
Air Force taking nominations for Airmen of the Year Award
 Air Force officials are seeking 2017 nominations for the 12 Outstanding Airmen of the Year Award. There are three categories for this award: airman, noncommissioned officer and senior NCO. RELATED: New layoff policy could have big impact at Wright-Patt Major commands and the Air Force District of Washington may each nominate three candidates...

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Air Force officials are seeking 2017 nominations for the 12 Outstanding Airmen of the Year Award. There are three categories for this award: airman, noncommissioned officer and senior NCO. RELATED: New layoff policy could have big impact at Wright-Patt Major commands and the Air Force District of Washington may each nominate three candidates...
Italian company competes for $16B U.S. Air Force jet trainer contract
 An Italian-based aerospace maker will compete for a U.S. Air Force $16.3 billion contract to build a next generation jet trainer, the company said. Leonardo announced Wednesday its U.S. subsidiary Leonardo DRS will enter the competition with the T-100 jet trainer. The company split from a partnership with U.S.-based Raytheon to compete for...

Posted: 11 days ago

An Italian-based aerospace maker will compete for a U.S. Air Force $16.3 billion contract to build a next generation jet trainer, the company said. Leonardo announced Wednesday its U.S. subsidiary Leonardo DRS will enter the competition with the T-100 jet trainer. The company split from a partnership with U.S.-based Raytheon to compete for...
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