Howard Altman Columns
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Does all this news about the global Ebola pandemic or the pending threat of Islamic State jihadis attacking the homeland have you worried about your safety?
To Scott Mann, there is no doubt that the Sunni insurgent group Islamic State will attack the homeland.
As a lifelong Mets fan, I know what it is like to root for a team on the wrong side of the win-loss ledger.
Ever since bombs and missiles began hitting Islamic State targets in Iraq on Aug. 8, U.S. Central Command and its Air Force component, Air Forces Central Command, have kept a running total of the number of the number of airstrikes against both Islam...
The world’s most famous KC-135 Stratotanker air refueling jet hails from MacDill Air Force Base.
The war in Afghanistan may be drawing to a close, but it is still a very dangerous place.
Aside from being briefed by Army Gen. Lloyd Austin, commander of U.S. Central Command, on plans to hit Sunni insurgent group Islamic State targets in Syria, President Barack Obama spent about 20 minutes Wednesday with in a private meeting with Centco...
Back in the spring, Iraq was in the rearview mirror and U.S. Central Command, headquartered here in Tampa at MacDill Air Force Base, was largely focused on winding down the war in Afghanistan, which is supposed to end by December.
Yesterday, two crews from the 91st Air Refueling Squadron at MacDill Air Force Base returned from somewhere in the Middle East after a tour refueling aircraft that were dropping bombs and humanitarian aid in Iraq in the fight against the Sunni insurg...
For those who were alive and cognizant on that day, Sept. 11, 2001 will always evoke memories and emotion.
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