Charleston Chapter – MOAA Charleston Chapter – MOAA
Charleston Chapter – MOAA Charleston Chapter – MOAA
Charleston Chapter – MOAA


Recent News:
(Published in last 30 days)


Charleston Chapter – MOAA
Date Posted:11/15/18
This Story Expires on: 01/31/19
New bill would ease GI Bill transfer rules for vets, military families, like never before

Date Posted:11/15/18
This Story Expires on: 12/30/18
New HBO documentary puts a much needed face to complex veteran struggles with PTSD

Date Posted:11/15/18
This Story Expires on: 12/31/18
Everything You Need To Know About Tricare Open Season

Date Posted:11/05/18
This Story Expires on: 12/25/18
Overseas Holiday Mail

Date Posted:10/09/18
This Story Expires on: 11/30/18
Second Lady Pence: Spouses Are ‘Backbone of Military Readiness’

Date Posted:10/09/18
This Story Expires on: 11/30/18
Free flu shots for enrolled Veterans at Walgreens

Date Posted:10/09/18
This Story Expires on: 12/31/18
TRICARE Dental Plan Changes Soon

Date Posted:10/06/18
This Story Expires on: 12/15/18
State Veterans Benefit

Date Posted:10/03/18
This Story Expires on: 11/30/18
The Yeoman (F) Program and the Legacy of Women Veterans

Date Posted:10/03/18
This Story Expires on: 12/31/18
New Military Spouse Technology Program

Date Posted:10/02/18
This Story Expires on: 12/31/18
Veterans and Headaches

Date Posted:09/24/18
This Story Expires on: 12/31/18
How to Respond to a Suicidal Friend

Date Posted:09/24/18
This Story Expires on: 11/30/18
VA Having Problems Implementing Forever GI Bill

Date Posted:09/24/18
This Story Expires on: 11/30/18
VA Renews Assertion on Agent Orange

Date Posted:09/23/18
This Story Expires on: 12/31/18
Signs of Suicide: How to Help

Date Posted:09/23/18
This Story Expires on: 11/30/18
Veterans facing judges to get more courtroom advocates as legal assistance program expands

Date Posted:08/04/18
This Story Expires on: 11/30/18
Senate passes measure to extend commissary, exchange privileges to more veterans

Date Posted:08/03/18
This Story Expires on: 12/31/18
The TRICARE Retiree Dental Plan ends on Dec. 31, 2018

Date Posted:06/07/18
This Story Expires on: 12/31/18
Make Big Financial Decisions With Your Spouse Not Alone

Date Posted:05/31/18
This Story Expires on: 12/31/18
Share Financial Information with Your Spouse Now to Avoid Problems Later

Date Posted:05/05/18
This Story Expires on: 09/30/19
Take the VA's New RAMP to a Faster Appeal Decision

Military Star Card Questions & Answers

US Air Force Museum to Mark 75th Anniversary of Japan Raid

Breaking News   
Register for News Story Emails

MOAA CIC
F 22 jets got 587 aircraft to back off in combat surge over Syria


U.S. Air Force F-22s recently completed their first “combat surge” in operations over Syria, and in doing so deterred almost 600 Syria, Iranian and Russian combat aircraft in the crowded skies there, the Pentagon said.

Raptor pilots from the 94th Fighter Squadron out of Joint Base Langley-Eustis completed 590 individual flights, totaling 4,600 flight hours, with 4,250 pounds of ordnance dropped in their deployment to the region in the “first-ever F-22 Raptor combat surge.”

The Pentagon said the F-22s, assigned to the 380th Expeditionary Fighter Wing at Al Dhafra Air Base in the United Arab Emirates, “deterred” 587 enemy aircraft in the process, suggesting the jet commands some respect against older, Russian-made models often in operation by Russian and Syrian forces. This surge saw F-22 operations maximized over a three-day period.

Source: Read More


Charleston Chapter – MOAA
Charleston Chapter – MOAA

· Copyright ©2018 Charleston Chapter – MOAA P.O. Box 70421 Charleston SC 29415 ·
· Contact Charleston Chapter – MOAA · Editorial and Privacy Policy · Webmaster · Browser and Email Settings ·
· MOAA Website by NonProfitDynamics.com · MOAA CIC Disclaimer ·
V.7


SUPPORT OUR SPONSORS