Transcripts & Media Links from AFA's Air Warfare Symposium on Space
 
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February 18, 2010

February 19, 2010
 
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Chief of staff highlights importance of space to Air Force mission
by Master Sgt. Ben Gonzales, Defense Media Activity-San Antonio
February 22, 2010 - ORLANDO, Fla. (AFNS) -- The Air Force's highest ranking uniformed officer spoke on the value of space and the emerging medium of cyberspace during the Air Warfare Symposium and Technology Exposition Feb. 18 in Orlando...

Generals discuss Guard, Reserve, on call Air Force
by Staff Sgt. Mareshah Haynes, Defense Media Activity-San Antonio
February 22, 2010 - ORLANDO, Fla. (AFNS) -- Two Air Force generals explained the importance of the Air Force Reserve and Air National Guard to the on-call Air Force during the Air Force Association's Air Warfare Symposium and Technology Exposition Feb. 19 here...

Air Force chief of staff gets tough with defense contractors
By Bob Cox, Star-Telegram.com
Pentagon officials aren't through letting Lockheed Martin know how displeased they are with the company's performance on the F-35 joint strike fighter program...

Sky Talk: Air Force chief to industry: Do what you say
February - 23, 2010
Air Force Chief of Staff Gen. Norton Schwartz sent a message or two to defense contractors Friday during and, more pointedly, after a speech at the Air Force Association annual gathering...

Chief of Staff Highlights Importance of Space to Air Force Mission
Defense Technology News — US Air Force on February 23, 2010
ORLANDO, Fla: The Air Force's highest ranking uniformed officer spoke on the value of space and the emerging medium of cyberspace during the Air Warfare Symposium and Technology Exposition Feb. 18 in Orlando...

Donley: Cases against gay, lesbian airmen will continue
By Bruce Rolfsen - Staff writer, February 21, 2010
ORLANDO, Fla. — Gay and lesbian airmen who disclose their sexual orientation will be dismissed even though the “don’t ask, don’t tell” law is under review by the Pentagon, according to the service’s top civilian leader...

Air Force Secretary Talks About Don’t Ask-Don’t Tell
By Paula Brooks, February 20, 2010
Last month during his State of the Union Address, President Barack Obama made clear his intent to seek the repeal of the current “Don’t Ask, Don’t Tell” legislation to allow gay and lesbian members to openly serve in the military...

Lockheed Martin's Record-Setting C-5M Redefines Strategic Airlift
Defense News - ORLANDO, Fla., Feb. 19 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- At the Air Force Association's 26th Annual Air Warfare Symposium, Lockheed Martin (NYSE:LMT - News) officials provided details on how the C-5M is cost-effective, saves fuel and increases strategic airlift reliability for the warfighter. "This is an exciting time for the C-5 program," said Lorraine Martin, Lockheed Martin's vice president, C-5 program. "The C-5M is a game-changer for the warfighter and strategic airlift by being able to complete missions sooner, conserve fuel and carry more than any other U.S. airlifter while saving more than $9 billion for the taxpayer over the lifetime of the aircraft."...

Shocking! USAF may delay F-35 IOC

The USAF’s F-35 initial operating capability (IOC) may change. Surprised?...

Secretary Donley addresses steps to strengthen Air Force
By Staff Sgt. Mareshah Haynes, Defense Media Activity-San Antonio, February 19, 2010
ORLANDO, Fla. (AFNS) -- The Air Force secretary discussed the outlook for the Air Force's future during the Air Force Association's Air Warfare Symposium and Technology Exposition Feb. 18 here...

Schwartz: Space, cyberspace missions at risk
By Bruce Rolfsen - Staff writer, Sunday Feb 21, 2010
ORLANDO, Fla. — When Air Force Chief of Staff Gen. Norton Schwartz took the stage here in front of most of the service’s four-star generals, he did not mention fighters, special operations or mobility...

Generals discuss Guard, Reserve, on call Air Force
February 19th, 2010
Two Air Force generals explained the importance of the Air Force Reserve and Air National Guard to the on-call Air Force during the Air Force Association's Air Warfare Symposium and Technology Exposition Feb. 19 here...

Boeing tows its tanker trailer to Air Force fest
seattlePI.com
Following up on my post about Northrop Grumman trying to get North Carolina politicians to push the Air Force to change its aerial refueling tanker criteria, I should note that Boeing appears to be taking a more-direct route....

Lockheed Martin's record-setting C-5M redefines strategic airlift
Shephard.com
February 21, 2010 -- At the Air Force Association's 26th Annual Air Warfare Symposium, Lockheed Martin officials provided details on how the C-5M is cost-effective...



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