A drawback of military personnel and operations through cuts to the
Department of Defense budget outlined in Pres. Barack Obama’s 2013
budget will mean a net loss of 948 positions at Tinker Air Force Base.
It will inactivate the U.S. Air Force's 3rd Combat Communications Group,
also known as the Third Herd. Read more
The aerospace industry is part of Oklahoma’s history and culture.
From aviation pioneers Wiley Post and Will Rogers to astronauts like
John Harrington, Oklahoma and Oklahomans have been central to aerospace
expansion. Read more