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  • Refugees who spoke through blue plastic sheeting that surrounded the camps to isolate them from journalists also said there were defecting Syrian military personnel inside, including intelligence and air-force officers.

    Refugees Urge Action Against Syria

  • Every ten minutes or so, an air-force colonel knocked on his door and delivered another report on the Camp Cobra explosion.

    The Omega Theory

  • He jerked his head toward the air-force major who held the Football, the black briefcase containing the nuclear attack plans.

    The Omega Theory

  • He wore sunglasses and an air-force uniform, and he carried an oversize Desert Eagle pistol in his belt holster.

    The Omega Theory

  • After a while he realized that the air-force colonel was wasting his time.

    The Omega Theory

  • He held various air-force command assignments during 1954-62.

    Five People Born on February 23 | myFiveBest

  • Still, Poles were jubilant about Mr. Wrona's feat, an emotional response heightened by memories of the 2010 crash of a Polish air-force plane in Russia that killed then-President Lech Kaczynski and 95 others, plunging the nation into mourning and roiling politics.

    Poland Celebrates Hero Pilot

  • On Wednesday, the group said it was creating a military council to oust Mr. Assad and claimed responsibility for an attack on an air-force intelligence center near Damascus.

    Syria Rebels Vow to Guard Civilians

  • "Once they get the green light from Russia, the Alawite officers may well go ahead" and abandon the regime, a young defected Alawite officer, who used to work at an air-force intelligence center in Damascus, said by telephone from Jordan, where he is in hiding.

    Bloody, Bloodier Paths for Syria

  • Lockheed Martin hopes the Japanese vote in favor of the F-35 will give it a boost in the U.S.—where its cost has attracted criticism—and in other nations considering an upgrade to their air-force fleet.

    Japan Picks Lockheed for Fighter-Jet Upgrade

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