News from air force association A wide array of domestic and global news stories; news topics include politics / government, business, technology, religion, sports/entertainment, science/nature, and health/lifestyle. Articles that appear in this section may be written in English or other languages, as well.

Dec 18, 2014, 07:00 ET

Cisco Continues Partnering with CyberPatriot for the Advancement of STEM

The Air Force Association today announced that Cisco renewed their support for CyberPatriot, the National Youth Cyber Education Program, as a Cyber...

Dec 08, 2014, 13:30 ET

Symantec Renews Support of CyberPatriot at Cyber Gold Level

The Air Force Association today announced that Symantec Corp. has renewed their support for CyberPatriot, the National Youth Cyber Education...

Nov 24, 2014, 06:00 ET

Facebook Now a Cyber Gold Sponsor for the Air Force Association's CyberPatriot Program

The Air Force Association today announced that Facebook, the world's leading social media website, has partnered with CyberPatriot – The...

Nov 07, 2014, 14:00 ET

Air Force Sergeants Association (AFSA) Director Elected Co-Chair of The Military Coalition (TMC)

 Morgan Brown of the Air Force Sergeants Association (AFSA) was elected as Co-Chair of The Military Coalition (TMC) at its monthly meeting Nov....

Nov 03, 2014, 06:00 ET

Air Force Association and Air Force Sergeants Association to Host Veterans Day Ceremony at the Air Force Memorial

 The Air Force Sergeants Association and the Air Force Association will co-host a Veterans Day Wreath-Laying Ceremony at 11:00 a.m. on Tuesday,...

Nov 03, 2014, 06:00 ET

Frazier High School Teacher Named First Runner-up for National Teacher of the Year Award

The Air Force Association (AFA) announced Michael Steeber, a dedicated physics and robotics teacher at Frazier High School in Perryopolis,...

Nov 03, 2014, 06:00 ET

Washington High School Teacher Named Second Runner-up for National Teacher of the Year Award

The Air Force Association (AFA) announced Jeff Scott, a dedicated math and science teacher at Washington High School in Tacoma, Washington, as the...

Oct 29, 2014, 07:00 ET

AFA's CyberPatriot Receives $55,500 Education Grant for Participant Scholarships

The Air Force Association's CyberPatriot program announced today the program received $55,500 from the National Security Agency (NSA) to be...

Oct 27, 2014, 06:00 ET

Department of Homeland Security Renews CyberPatriot Support as Cyber Diamond Sponsor

The Air Force Association today announced that the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) renewed their support for CyberPatriot, the National Youth...

Oct 20, 2014, 07:00 ET

2014 CyberPatriot National Youth Cyber Defense Competition Draws More Than 2,100 Teams, Breaks All Time Registration Record

 The Air Force Association announced today that CyberPatriot, the National Youth Cyber Defense Competition, closed out their registration...

Oct 09, 2014, 09:00 ET

Gold Star Mothers to Host Ceremony Honoring 22 Fallen Service Members, Families at Air Force Memorial

 The American Gold Star Mothers will host an Honor and Remember ceremony at the Air Force Memorial in Arlington, Virginia, at 10:00 a.m. on...

Oct 06, 2014, 06:00 ET

Mitchell Institute Forum to Discuss Long Range Strike

 The Air Force Association's Mitchell Institute for Aerospace Studies will host a discussion with Lt. Gen. Stephen Wilson, Commander, Air Force...

Oct 01, 2014, 10:00 ET

CyberPatriot Participants Represent 49 States, Several Countries in CyberPatriot VII

 For the fourth consecutive year, the Air Force Association's CyberPatriot program expects to have all 50 US states represented in its national...

Sep 25, 2014, 13:00 ET

AFA Air and Space Conference and Technology Exposition Breaks Participation Record, Hosts Top-tier Sessions and Panels

The Air Force Association concluded its annual Air and Space Conference and Technology Exposition on Wednesday, September 17th by celebrating the...

Sep 24, 2014, 06:00 ET

AT&T Renews CyberPatriot Support, Supplies Over 300 3G SIM Cards for Program Use

 For the third consecutive year, AT&T is supporting the Air Force Association's CyberPatriot, the National Youth Cyber Education...

Sep 18, 2014, 14:11 ET

AFA & AFSA Announce POW/MIA Recognition Day Ceremony at Air Force Memorial

The Air Force Association and Air Force Sergeants Association, will host a 1 p.m. POW/MIA Recognition Day ceremony Friday, Sep 19, 2014, at the Air...

Sep 10, 2014, 06:00 ET

AFA's 2014 Air and Space Conference and Technology Exposition to Host World Class Speakers, Panels

The Air Force Association's 2014 Air and Space Conference and Technology Exposition will be kicking off its 3-day, world class event on Monday,...

Aug 27, 2014, 06:00 ET

Air Force Memorial to Host United States Air Force 67th Birthday Celebration Concert

The Air Force Memorial invites you to attend the Air Force 67th Birthday Celebration Concert featuring the U.S. Air Force Honor Guard Drill Team...

Aug 27, 2014, 06:00 ET

Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel, DHS Secretary Jeh Johnson to Deliver Keynote Addresses at AFA Air and Space Conference

The Air Force Association (AFA) today announced Secretary of Defense Chuck Hagel and Secretary of Homeland Security Jeh Johnson will deliver...

Aug 26, 2014, 07:00 ET

AFA Selects Former Air Force European Command Chief of Staff as New Executive Vice President

The Air Force Association is proud to announce the addition of Major General Mark A. Barrett, USAF (Ret.) as Executive Vice President to serve as...