Air Force

Air Force commissions first female Muslim chaplain AIR FORCE COMMISSIONS FIRST FEMALE MUSLIM CHAPLAIN
Photo by Tech. Sgt. Armando A. Schwier-Morales
January 14, 2020 - 1:13 pm
U.S. Air Force Chaplain Candidate Saleha Jabeen was commissioned to the rank of second lieutenant in Chicago at the Catholic Theological Union by the Air Force chief of chaplains, becoming the first female Muslim chaplain in the Department of the Defense. “Anytime we advance religious freedoms, it’...
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Red Hawk
Julia LeDoux
September 16, 2019 - 4:38 pm
The Air Force is honoring its past as it flies into the future. Acting Secretary of the Air Force Matthew Donovan said the service’s newest advanced trainer aircraft has officially been named the T-7A “Red Hawk” in honor of the Tuskegee Airmen, the nation’s first African American pilots. “The name...
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