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Airmen and vets divided over new study showing Air Force anti-beard policy damages careers
"Facial hair could impact a promotion whether or not the promotion board knows of the waiver."
Air Force top brass ‘not inclined’ to allow beards for airmen
"When I talk with our men in uniform: Is this a need or is this a want?"
Air Force allows commanders to relax hair and fitness standards in response to COVID-19
The Air Force is letting commanders deviate from grooming and fitness standards in response to COVID-19, though shaving standards will remain in place.
Air Force OKs beards, turbans, and hijabs worn for religious reasons
The regulation formalizes a waiver process for future airmen seeking to wear turbans, hijab or beards
We salute this Air Force general for his epic post-retirement face armor
It is an indisputable, undeniable truth that veterans absolutely love their post-service beards, and this love makes no exceptions based on rank
A definitive ranking of the best war movie beards
It's not just for operators.
An Open Letter To The Pentagon Regarding The Serious Matter Of My Beard
Dear U.S. military planners, After eight years of both Active Duty and National Guard service, I will be hanging up...
A Soldier Just Got Permission To Rock A Beard Because He’s A Metal Heathen
The Army’s puny facial-hair regulations are no match for the virile savagery of Norse pagans. A soldier assigned to the...
Trump Can Thank This ‘Pretty Sweet Beard’ For His Air Force One Upgrade
At the beginning of August, the Air Force slapped Boeing with a hefty contract for two 747-8 commercial jets to...