• Air Force policy changes help female aircrew remain competitive, relevant

    U.S. Air Force Capt. Katie Parker, a combat systems officer assigned to the 15th Special Operations Squadron at Hurlburt Field, Fla., shared her story of how recent Air Force policy changes allowed her to continue flying during her pregnancy. Aircrew are now able to voluntarily request to fly

  • Air Commando pursues dream of flying on AFSOC airframes

    As a child, she sat in front of the TV watching the “Top Gun” movie over and over again and listening to Tom Cruise proclaim, “I feel the need – the need for speed!” Watching the aircraft soar across the screen made it clear to her that she wanted to fly when she grew up.