'Their names [are] forever associated with courage and bravery, mission accomplishment and excellence.'
President Donald Trump awarded the Distinguished Flying Cross on Monday to two California Army National Guard aircrews who flew repeatedly into a raging wildfire in two separate endeavors to rescue...
Two North Carolina National Guard helicopter pilots received the Distinguished Flying Cross with Valor last week for providing cover to Army special forces in a remote Afghanistan village in 2018
“In 10 years as a JTAC, I’d never seen any kind of fire support as responsive."
In one week of that career, naval aviator Chuck Sweeney earned three Distinguished Flying Crosses, awarded for "heroism or extraordinary achievement in aerial flight," for his actions over Vietnam.
Four Coast Guard members who faced extraordinary conditions while saving an infant, a pregnant woman and dozens more during a powerful 2017 storm have been awarded prestigious medals for their...
Thomas Horton flew three generations of the World War II wooden aircraft, formally titled a de Havilland DH.98, but nicknamed the Mosquito, in 111 missions over Germany.
Lieutenant John Briggs, known as JJ to his friends and family, received the Distinguished Flying Cross for acts of heroism after Cat. 4 Hurricane Harvey battered the Louisiana and Texas...
The Distinguished Flying Cross is rarely awarded, let alone awarded twice on the same day to two members of the same fighter squadron, but that's exactly what happened for two...
A “crimped” part prevented an ejection seat from a stricken B-1B Lancer bomber from firing in May during an in-flight … Continued
The Air Force on Friday formally recognized the actions of the B-1B Lancer bomber aircrew that saved both themselves and … Continued
The MC-103J Commando II airplane rumbled low to the ground, nearing the intense firefight below where a team of American … Continued
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