Schriever Air Force Base
Police in Colorado Springs are investigating a deadly accident that killed two airmen.
Investigators say they are making progress into what caused the Black Forest Fire that destroyed more than 500 and was responsible for the deaths of two people.
The Colorado economy could lose more than $48 million in wages over the next few months if automatic spending cuts take effect and the military puts civilian employees on intermittent furloughs without pay, a Colorado Springs business official said Thursday.
The Defense Department has awarded a $7.2 million contract to Raytheon Co. in Aurora for work on the Global Positioning System.
Colorado will have a net gain of 80 Air Force Reserve jobs as the military restructures amid a slowdown in defense spending.
The Air Force said it’s investigating how an airman managed to get his own handgun onto a sensitive air base in Colorado where he barricaded himself in a building for 10 hours before surrendering.
A gunman barricaded himself in a building at Schriever Air Force Base Monday morning.
An El Paso County sheriff’s deputy faces a charge for a car crash that killed an Air Force reservist.