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Frequently Asked Questions

General Questions

What publications do you produce for the military?

Sightline Media Group publishes four publications for the military community:

  • Air Force Times
  • Army Times
  • Marine Corps Times
  • Navy Times
Collectively, the publications are referred to as Military Times. We also publish Defense News, C4ISRNET, and Federal Times.

Do I need to be a member of the military to subscribe?

No, you do not need to be a member of the military in order to receive any of our publications.

How do I subscribe to Air Force Times?

You can subscribe to Air Force Times:
Online: Air Force Times
Phone: For callers inside the United States: 1-800-368-5718
Outside the United States or local: 1-703-750-7400
(Monday - Friday, 9:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m. ET)

What type of subscriptions do you offer?

We offer print and digital subscriptions options.
Print includes:
Convenient home or office delivery of the publication.
Provides forward-looking perspectives on military culture, family life, and off-duty adventures.
Topic specific issues: Best for Vets Colleges, Jobs, Best Places to Live, Travel, and more.
A digital subscription is included with all print subscriptions.

Digital includes:
Breaking news coverage is available 24/7 -- online or your mobile device.
Multimedia content and interactive tools.
Money-saving marketplaces.
Plus full access to and with a single username and password.

Can I order a gift subscription?

Yes, you can purchase gift subscriptions. Please call Customer Service at 1-703-750-7400 to purchase.
Customer Service is available Monday - Friday, 9:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m. Eastern Time.

Subscriber Questions

I have a print subscription, how do I access content online?

Digital access to Air Force Times is included with all print subscriptions. In order to access online content, you must activate your account online.
To activate your online subscription, please call Customer Service :
For callers inside the United States: 1-800-368-5718

Outside the United States or local: 1-703-750-7400
(Monday - Friday, 9:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m. ET).

I forgot my password, how do I reset it?

If you have any problems, please call Customer Service
For callers inside the United States: 1-800-368-5718

Outside the United States or local: 1-703-750-7400
(Monday - Friday, 9:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m. ET).

How can I get help with my subscription?

You can get help with your subscription by:
Phone: 1-703-750-7400
Mail: 1919 Gallows Road, 4th Floor, Vienna, VA 22182


Air Force Times offers several valuable email newsletters that provide you with timely information about what is happening within the military community.

What e-Newsletters do you offer?

Daily e-Newsletters:

  • Early Bird Brief – The most comprehensive defense news and information delivered every morning.
  • Daily News Roundup – The top stories from Air Force Times delivered every afternoon.
Topic Specific e-Newsletters:
  • Retirement E-Report - Weekly e-newsletter by Patricia Kime, our expert on retirement benefits and issues.
  • Money Report – Articles about benefits and pay. (2x month)
  • Education Report – Articles about tuition, scholarships, schools and more. (2x month)
  • PCS Report - Articles about relocation. (Seasonal)
  • Career Report – Articles about your military career.
  • Special Coverage – Articles about events that you need to know about.
  • Discounts & Deals – Discounts and special offers available to the military community only. (Quarterly)
  • Promotions & Offers - Receive information on new products, services, special offers, and programs.

Where do I sign up for your e-Newsletters?

Sign up to receive e-newsletters at:
Select the e-newsletters you are interested in, provide your email address and click the “Sign Me Up” button.

How do I unsubscribe?

If you want to unsubscribe from a newsletter, simple click on the Unsubscribe link provided in every e-Newsletter. If you subscribe to multiple e-newsletters, you must Unsubscribe to each one individually.