Latest "Air Force combat controller" stories
Air Force Times’ choice for 2019 Airman of the Year is a combat controller whose bravery during hours upon hours of fierce battle in Afghanistan may result in him receiving the Silver Star.
Air Force Tech. Sgt. John Chapman was inducted into the Pentagon’s Hall of Heroes Thursday, one day after he was posthumously awarded the Medal of Honor.
'Extraordinary sacrifice’: Air Force Tech. Sgt. John Chapman posthumously awarded the Medal of Honor
Tech. Sgt. John Chapman, the combat controller who was killed trying to save the lives of a team of Army Rangers during a ferocious Afghanistan battle in 2002, was posthumously awarded the Medal of Honor Wednesday.
Staff Sgt. Richard Hunter will be the 11th Air Force Special Operations Command recipient of the Air Force Cross since the start of the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan.
By Kyle Rempfer