Category Archive: Air Force

Information: U.S. Pacific Command

The U.S. Pacific Command (USPACOM) is the supreme military authority for the various branches of the U.S. military serving. Only the President of the U.S. (who is Commander-in-Chief of the Armed Forces) and his council of Joint Chiefs has greater authority. It is the oldest and largest of the unified commands. Based in Honolulu, USPACOM’s sphere of control extends from the west coast of the U.S. mainland to the east coast of Africa, encompassing all of Asia, Australia, East Africa, and the Pacific Rim.

Nimitz-MacArthur Pacific Command Center
USPACOM/J01PA
Box 64031
Camp H.M. Smith, Hawaii 96861
Phone: (808) 477-1341
Website: www.pacom.mil

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Information: U.S. Air Force

The United States Air Force (USAF) is the aerial warfare branch of the U.S. military and one of the seven American uniformed services. Originally part of the U.S. Army, the USAF was made a separate branch of the U.S. Armed Forces under the National Security Act of 1947. Its core functions include Air Superiority, Nuclear Deterrence Operations, Global Precision Attack, Cyberspace Superiority, and Personnel Recovery.

1670 Air Force Pentagon
Washington, D.C. 20330-1670
Phone: (703) 697-6061
Website: www.af.mil

Air Force International Affairs (AFIA)

1080 Air Force, Pentagon, Room 4D831
Washington, D.C. 20330
Phone: (703) 695-7261
Website: www.safia.hq.af.mil

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