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Congress Must Stop DOD’s Misleading Budget Practices and End Pass-Through Practices
Congress Must Stop DOD’s Misleading Budget Practices and End Pass-Through Practices May 9, 2022 (Arlington, VA) - Transparency in budgeting is critical to a functioning Republic. Yet for almost as…
AFA Congratulates StellarXplorers VIII Champions
AFA Congratulates StellarXplorers VIII Champions May 3, 2022 (Arlington, VA) - AFA’s StellarXplorers Space STEM program capped its eighth season by declaring Team Panther #3 from Palos Verdes Peninsula High…
AFA Rebrands to Become the Air & Space Forces Association
AFA Rebrands to Become the Air & Space Forces Association ARLINGTON, Va., April 7, 2022 After 76 years as the preeminent voice for American air and space power, AFA today…
AFA Helps Bring Pilot for a Day to Nellis AFB
AFA Helps Bring Pilot for a Day to Nellis AFB ARLINGTON, Va. (March 31, 2022) Nellis AFB, in conjunction with the Air Force Association (AFA) and The Check-6 Foundation, hosted…
President’s Budget Falls Short of Needs for Air & Space Forces and National Defense Strategy
President’s Budget Falls Short of Needs for Air & Space Forces and National Defense Strategy ARLINGTON, Va. (March 28, 2022) – The President’s fiscal 2023 budget request falls far short…
AFA Announces National Finalists for StellarXplorers VIII
AFA Announces National Finalists for StellarXplorers VIII March 28, 2022 (Arlington, Va.)—AFA’s StellarXplorers Space STEM Program announced the 10 teams that will compete at the StellarXplorers VIII National Space Design…
CyberPatriot Crowns National Champions
CyberPatriot Crowns National Champions March 21, 2022 (Arlington, Va.) – AFA’s flagship STEM program crowned the champions of its fourteenth national youth cyber defense competition, ending a season that began…
AFA Statement on Ukraine and the Upcoming AFA Warfare Symposium
AFA Statement on Ukraine and the Upcoming AFA Warfare Symposium Russia's invasion of Ukrainian territory highlights the growing threats to global security posed by foreign powers bent on expanding spheres…
AFA Announces National Finalists for CyberPatriot XIV
AFA Announces National Finalists for CyberPatriot XIV The Air Force Association’s CyberPatriot National Youth Cyber Education program announced today the 28 teams that will compete at the CyberPatriot XIV National…
AFA Announces Gannon University’s Continued Support as CyberPatriot Cyber Silver Sponsor
AFA Announces Gannon University’s Continued Support as CyberPatriot Cyber Silver Sponsor January 18, 2022 (Arlington, Va.)—The Air Force Association’s CyberPatriot National Youth Cyber Education program announced today that Gannon University…