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9 Air Force Body Paint Girls To Get You Saluting On Air Force Day

Air Force Day was established on August 1, 1947, by President Truman “in recognition of the personnel of the victorious Army Air Forces and all...
Via COED
15 hours ago  |  Discuss

Air Force Football: Falcons Debut Alternate Uniform (PHOTOS)

It’s been an up-and-down few days for alternate uniform reveals, but Air Force certainly nails it where other schools could not. More pictures of the new 2014 Alternate Football Uniform!...Story
Via Lost Lettermen
18 hours ago  |  Discuss

Air Force Unveils Alternate Uniforms and Helmets for 2014

Air Force is the latest school to unveil an alternate jersey and helmet design for 2014.The usual white or blue uniforms for the Falcons are some of...
Via Athlon Sports
20 hours ago  |  Discuss

Air Force Unveils Alternate Uniform with Two-Tone Helmet (Photos)

Today Air Force revealed they will be wearing these alternate uniforms at some point during this upcoming season. This is a pretty sharp look, especially the helmet. It seems like everyone likes these and I agree. This is a solid A effort. These are excellent. More pictures of the new 2014 Alternate Football Uniform! pic.twitter.com/9NtbYqEk9I — Air Force Football (@AFFootball) July 31, 2014
Via BlackSportsOnline
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Air Force Unveils Awesome New Alternate Football Uniforms With Phenomenal Helmet

More pictures of the new 2014 Alternate Football Uniform! pic.twitter.com/9NtbYqEk9I — Air Force Football (@AFFootball) July 31, 2014 These new alternate uniforms are awesome. The Air Force Falcons have really outdone themselves, particularly with the awesome new helmet. This is one way to get people’s attention. Check out the new 2014 Alternate Football Uniform! Which […]...
Via Diehardsport
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Air Force Mother Reunites With Son On Field At Phillies Game (Video)

For a young Philadelphia Phillies fan, it must feel really awesome to be dancing with the Phillie Phanatic on the field during a game. As cool as that is, it’s even more amazing when your mother serving overseas in the Air Force surprises you on the field while you’re dancing with the famous mascot. That’s exactly what happened to a boy on Sunday at Citizens Bank Ballpark during...
Via NESN.com
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Daniel Lewis’ Transition to Baseball from Another Airman’s Perspective

With the news that the Cubs signed RHP Daniel Lewis, I felt some swell of pride.  Not because, as a Cubs’ fan, I have some sort of patriotic duty to support a player who served more than one who did not.  My swelling of pride came from the fact that Lewis came from the same place I did…the U.S. Air Force.  I served six years on active duty and have been an Air Force reservist...
Via World Series Dreaming
10 days ago  |  Discuss

Richard Petty Motorsports Accomplishes Goal of Making Chase Field,Writes a Storybook Finish at Daytona

CONCORD, N.C. (July 7, 2014) - The commitment of Richard Petty Motorsports (RPM) and all its partners to get into The Chase came to fruition Sunday afternoon at the perfect place, The World Center of Racing, the Daytona International Speedway. Putting the No. 43 back where it should be, Aric Almirola and the No. 43 U.S. Air Force team won the rain-delayed and rain-shortened Coke...
Via On Pit Road
25 days ago  |  Discuss

Roush Yates Powers Iconic 43 to Victory Lane

Aric Almirola won his first NASCAR Sprint Cup race at Daytona International Speedway on Sunday. This marks the 30th anniversary of team owner Richard Petty’s 200th Cup win. Robert Yates supplied the power under the hood for Petty and the tradition continues as Roush Yates Engines powered the number 43 US Air Force Ford Fusion to Victory Lane. Roush Yates’ engines were strong...
Via Speedway Digest - Home for NASCAR News
25 days ago  |  Discuss

Richard Petty Motorsports Accomplishes Goal of Making Chase Field, Writes a Storybook Finish at Daytona

The commitment of Richard Petty Motorsports (RPM) and all its partners to get into The Chase came to fruition Sunday afternoon at the perfect place, The World Center of Racing, the Daytona International Speedway. Putting the No. 43 back where it should be, Aric Almirola and the No. 43 U.S. Air Force team won the rain-delayed and rain-shortened Coke Zero 400 Sunday afternoon. The...
Via Speedway Digest - Home for NASCAR News
25 days ago  |  Discuss

Five things you didn’t know about the Star Spangled Banner

“Today, we celebrate our Independence Day!” said the fictional President Thomas Whitmore in the movie…I think you know the movie from the quote. It’s the one where Will Smith plays a U.S. Air Force pilot who somehow knows how to fly an alien spacecraft on the basis of one aerial dogfight against one spaceship. This one plot point is so far-fetched that it really bothers me...
Via The Sports Bank
29 days ago  |  Discuss

Almirola Proudly Carries U.S. Air Force Colors for Fourth of July Weekend

This weekend brings opportunity, patriotism and family for Aric Almirola as the Sprint Cup Series heads to Daytona International Speedway. Almirola knows this weekend is a great opportunity to score a win and earn a spot in the "Chase for the Sprint Cup." A win at Daytona, Almirola's home track, would be a perfect way to capture his first Sprint Cup Series win in front...
Via Speedway Digest - Home for NASCAR News
July 02, 2014  |  Discuss

Brennan Newberry Finds Speed During First Career Start at Langley Speedway

Brennan Newberry and the No.24 Qore-24 Hand Purifier team headed north to a town that runs deep with patriotism and American pride in Hampton, Virginia. In the shadow of The Langley Air Force Base and countless other military and defense installations, Langley Speedway is a pearl of short track action. All on track activity for The Visit Hampton Virginia 175 was scheduled for a single...
Via Speedway Digest - Home for NASCAR News
June 23, 2014  |  Discuss

STYLE: Cristiano Ronaldo’s Nike x Riccardo Tisci Air Force 1 Sneakers & MCM Backpack

  Footballer Cristiano Ronaldo was recently spotted in New York dressed in hip, casual gear. The star athlete sported a pair of $230 Nike x Riccardo Tisci Air Force 1 sneakers (sold out) along with jeans, t-shirt and a custom MCM backpack. Are you a fan of the look? It also sucks to hear Cristiano might be inactive for his home-team Portugal’s World Cup 2014 match-up due to a...
Via More Than Stats
June 14, 2014  |  Discuss

2014 College Football Rankings: #105 Air Force Falcons

The 2014 college football season starts on Aug. 27 and continues into mid-January with the first edition of the four-team playoff. Athlon Sports is...
Via Athlon Sports
June 03, 2014  |  Discuss

An Ode To The Army, Navy And Air Force Teams And Veterans

On this Memorial Day weekend we remember all of the people we have lost during their time serving and fighting for our country. It is always a celebratory time of year while at the same time a sad and humbling feeling knowing we had fellow Americans fighting and losing their lives for us. Memorial Day is a time for cookouts, parties and the unofficial start of summer to most people...
Via Football Nation
May 26, 2014  |  Discuss

Watch This Daring Wingsuit Flight Over New York City

Red Bull Air Force members take to the skies over Manhattan in an extraordinary skydive video. Five members of the Red Bull Air Force made a rare wingsuit flight over the New York City skyline Sunday morning. Utilizing the latest technology in wingsuits — special jumpsuits that add surface area to the human body to enable a significant increase in lift — allowed the flyers to...
Via The Roosevelts
May 22, 2014  |  Discuss

Stars, Stripes and Air Planes Adorn the No. 43 in Patriotic Paint Scheme for Iconic Coca-Cola 600

Aric Almirola and the No. 43 team will sport stars, stripes and air planes this weekend as they run the first of two U.S. Air Force paint schemes. Headed into the team's home track, Charlotte (N.C.) Motor Speedway, the Richard Petty Motorsports team is hopeful that they can endure 600 miles and come out victorious to mark Almirola first Sprint Cup Series win and the No. 43'...
Via Speedway Digest - Home for NASCAR News
May 21, 2014  |  Discuss

Almirola lives the American dream

NASCAR Sprint Cup Series standout Aric Almirola knows that his good fortune can be traced to good family, good decisions and a great country. "My story is just one of millions," said the Richard Petty Motorsports driver, whose roots resonate with a patriotic bond to the third annual "NASCAR: An American Salute" program, a seven-week campaign to rally teams, tracks...
Via Speedway Digest - Home for NASCAR News
May 21, 2014  |  Discuss

Wow -- The Red Bull Air Force flew over New York City in Wingsuits @ 125 MPH

Five members of the Red Bull Air Force took a rare wingsuit flight over the New York City skyline recently. Soaring at speeds of up to 120mph ... the flyers passed over the Financial District before landing on a small barge in the middle of the Hudson River.Follow us on Twitter, Subscribe by Email, View via Our Mobile Site, or Return Home
Via Bob's Blitz
May 20, 2014  |  Discuss

Jack Brabham: 1926-2014

Jack Brabham represented an era of racing that may never be seen again and as it turns out, a kind of driver that may never be seen again either. Brabham passed away at the age of 88 at his home in Australia’s Gold Coast. Brabham won the Formula One title in 1959, 1960 and 1966 and was a former Australian Air Force mechanic who started racing back in 1948. Brabham moved to the...
Via Formula 1 Blog
May 18, 2014  |  Discuss

Sir Jack Brabham – April 2,1926 – May 19, 2014

Sir Jack Brabham who was F1 racing Royalty has passed away at age 88 in Sydney Australia. He won three championships in 1959,1960 and 1966 Jack was in the Royal Australian Air Force as a flight Mechanic and worked out of a small engineering workshop, before he started racing midget cars. His success in Australia and New Zealand saw Sir Jack travel to the UK to further his driving...
Via In The Neutral Zone
May 18, 2014  |  Discuss

Terrell Owens Wants You To Buy His Used Team Jordans & Old Air Force Ones

Tons of reality TV stars and others sell their gently used clothing and shoes on the internet. After all, once you’re photographed a few times in a stand out pair of stilettos, you have to move on to another shoe. Well, add former NFL star Terrell Owens to list of names that’s putting his used goods online for you to purchase. Now Active! http://t.co/nkz45xE9Qe Just uploaded...
Via Jocks and Stiletto Jill
May 09, 2014  |  Discuss

Carolina Panthers have signed linebacker Alex Means

Alex Means is a very strong player who played his college ball at the Air Force. Today his dream came true. We are hearing at NFL Draft Diamonds that Means signed a deal today to join the Panthers roster. LB Alex Means was arguably Air Force’s top defender. The 6-foot-5 senior is versatile enough to […] The post Carolina Panthers have signed linebacker Alex Means appeared first...
Via NFL Draft Diamonds
May 06, 2014  |  Discuss

CDC warns Tough Mudder / Mud Runs can result in diarrhea due to ingestion of animal poop

Public health officials at the Center for Disease Control and Prevention have concluded that Tough Mudder type mud runs can result in sickness due to the bacteria campylobacter coli. Seems there might be feces in that muddy water you're swallowing:On October 12, 2012, the Nellis Air Force Base Public Health Flight (Nellis Public Health), near Las Vegas, Nevada, was notified by...
Via Bob's Blitz
May 03, 2014  |  Discuss
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