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U.S. Air Force

Bio Official U.S. Air Force Twitter (Following, RTs & links ≠ endorsement) #AirForce
Location Air, Space and Cyberspace
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Following 663
Account created 27-01-2009 19:48:52
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Sprout Social : As he served, let us serve. Happy Martin Luther King Jr. Day.

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Sprout Social : The year is 1947. The U.S. Air Force officially broke the sound barrier with the Bell X-1 aircraft.

This incredible feat was made possible due to the calculated and concerted efforts in the realm of SPEED.

Watch it now: bit.ly/CenturySeriesS…

#CenturySeries #AVGeeks #AVHistory pic.twitter.com/prsa1Kc40w

Sprout Social : A French Rafale conducts nighttime air refueling with a U.S. Air Force KC-10 Extender assigned to the 380th Air Expeditionary Wing, Al Dhafra Air Base, United Arab Emirates, over Iraq on January 8, 2020 #UAE US AFCENT Armée de lair

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Sprout Social : Explosive Disposal Ordnance (EOD) Airmen are often assigned to some of the most dangerous missions and perform tactically harrowing, technically demanding tasks in dynamic environments worldwide. twitter.com/DeptofDefense/…

Sprout Social : Start this year by supporting your #Airmen in their pursuit of #resiliency. Learn about common triggers of invisible wounds, warning signs, resources, and coping methods at: go.usa.gov/xdxSk

Sprout Social : Airmen from 154th Security Forces Squadron became first responders during a Chemical, Biological, Radiological and Nuclear (CBRN) Defense Course held at Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam. The course helps prepare airmen to recognize and respond to a CBRN incident.

Sprout Social : U.S. #airmen assigned to the 352d Special Operations Wing perform maintenance on a CV-22B #Osprey aircraft in Szolnok, #Hungary.

Sprout Social : The Air Force Research Lab - AFRL s X-60A program achieved a key developmental #milestone with the completion of integrated vehicle propulsion system verification ground testing.

The X-60A is an air-launched rocket designed for #hypersonic flight research. #fasterAF

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Sprout Social : If you want to get there as fast as possible, don’t stop for gas. ⛽ That’s why the U.S. Air Force relies on airmen like Tech. Sgt. Nelson Germer. He’s part of an aerial “pit crew” that tops off aircraft ✈️ as they fly, so they don’t have to land for fuel. #CoolJobs #KnowYourMil

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Sprout Social : Press ▶️ to learn more about US AFCENT, the command that provides air & space warfighting capabilities to help defeat violent extremists in the region, defend U.S. & Coalition interests, deter regional adversaries & firmly address great power competitors. #KnowYourMil

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Sprout Social : Airmen with the Puerto Rico Air National Guard provide support at the “tent cities” to support Task Force South and the displaced citizens affected by the earthquakes that shook the island in early January, 2020.

Sprout Social : Even the most advanced aircraft in history requires extensive maintenance performed by Airmen on the ground to keep it in the sky.

A maintainer inspects the canopy of an F-35A Lightning II post-flight at Luke Air Force Base.

Sprout Social : Throwback Thursday and #TankerThirstThursday are the same game. Throwing it back to last month when a KC-135 Stratotanker took flight during Exercise Titan Fury at Fairchild Air Force Base, Washington, Dec. 9, 2019.

Fairchild AFB
#AirPower #NKAWTG #FreedomJuice #TBT

Sprout Social : Join us for the Hill Air Force Base 80th Anniversary Celebration from 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Jan. 18 at the Hill Aerospace Museum!

A number of family-friendly activities and special guest appearances are scheduled. The event is free and open to the public. go.usa.gov/xpS8U