Air Force Materiel Command

For DoD, new flexibility for IT spending is a test of trust with Congress

Early signs suggest Congress is ready to let DoD expand pilot programs that use colorless appropriations for IT, but not without limitations.

Read more
(Senior Airman Roslyn Ward/U.S. Air Force via AP)U.S. Air Force F-16 Fighting Falcon is aerial refueled by a KC-135 “Stratotanker” over the U.S. Central Command area of responsibility Wednesday, Dec. 30, 2020 as part of an escort mission in support of the B-52 “Stratofortress” deployment. The United States flew strategic bombers over the Persian Gulf on Wednesday for the second time this month, a show of force meant to deter Iran from attacking American or allied targets in the Middle East. (Senior Airman Roslyn Ward/U.S. Air Force via AP)

Air Force training says airmen have a responsibility to report illegal extremist behavior

Read more
Senior Airman Peter Reft/Senior Airman Peter Reftagile

‘We’re not going back,’ Air Force leadership says telework is here to stay

Read more
Gen. Arnold Bunch Jr., center, commander, Air Force Materiel Command, initiates a discussion about diversity and inclusion with Arnold Engineering Development Complex senior leadership, July 8, 2020, at Arnold Air Force Base. (Photo by Jill Pickett/Air Force)

Air Force’s top acquisition command plans for telework beyond COVID-19

Read more
Vanguard

Air Force names three technologies for its futuristic vanguard program

Read more
Air Force/Federal News Network

Air Force official stresses vitality of compromise between industry, government

Read more
Federal News Radio pinwheel icon

How one Air Force program aims to save $1 billion

The Air Force Materiel Command is trying to save up to $1 billion through a process called High Velocity Maintenance. Dr. Steve Butler, the executive director…

Read more
Federal News Radio pinwheel icon

Air Force makes history, pins first female four-star general

Janet Wolfenbarger will lead the Air Force
Materiel Command, which is a key organization for
current and future weapons systems. She promoted
the Air…

Read more
Federal News Radio pinwheel icon

Air Force adding new IT stovepipes every day, general says

The new leader of the Air Force\’s major information technology acquisition command said the service still is operating in a mode that lets individual programs design and build their own IT infrastructure.

Read more

Sign up for breaking news alerts