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  • AFDW recognizes Asian American Pacific Islander Heritage Month

    Each year in May, Air Force District of Washington joins the nation to observe Asian American Pacific Islander Heritage Month, which recognizes the vital contributions and achievements of Asian Americans, Pacific Islanders, and Native Hawaiians to the American cultural tapestry.

  • Black Migrations: movement across miles, history

    Each February, the nation observes Black History Month, also known as African American History Month, to celebrate achievements by Black Americans and recognize their central role in U.S. history.

  • Past, present, future: AF Memorial 10th anniversary

    For the last decade, the Air Force Memorial stood boldly in the skyline of the nation’s capital, inciting pride and honor, and recognizing the dedication and sacrifices of Airmen who have served. Members of industry, Airmen and media attended a ceremony in celebration of the monument’s 10th

  • James named honorary Tuskegee Airman

    Air Force Secretary Deborah Lee James was named an honorary Tuskegee Airman and was presented the Tuskegee Airman red jacket during the Air Force Memorial’s 10th anniversary ceremony in Arlington, Va., Oct. 14.