WASHINGTON (AP) — Investigators dubbed them "the librarians," four Air Force nuclear missile launch officers at the center of a still-unfolding scandal over cheating on proficiency tests. "They tended to be at the hub" of illicit exchanges …
WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The Air Force has suspended security clearances for 34 officers and is re-testing the entire force overseeing America's nuclear-armed missiles after uncovering widespread cheating on a key proficiency exam. …
The Air Force is investigating an unprecedented exam cheating scandal involving dozens of officers responsible for launching nuclear weapons, the latest in a series of embarrassments for the military’s nuclear forces. Air Force
All of them are members of missile-launch crews at Malmstrom Air Force Base in Montana. The cheating was discovered during an investigation of two of the officers suspected of drug possession. The inquiry quickly widened to …
The Air Force cheating scandal at Malmstrom Air Force Base in Montana has resulted in the firing of nine commanders and the disciplining of 79 nuclear launch officers. The disciplinary action is the latest in a string of negative incidents …
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The head of the nuclear missile wing at a base in Montana resigned on Thursday and nine officers were removed from their jobs over a test-cheating scandal that involved 91 missile launch officers, the Air
On Thursday, the Air Force fired nine mid-level nuclear commanders at Malmstrom Air Force Base in Montana for their role in a recent, widespread exam-cheating scandal. The military branch is expected to discipline a number of …
WASHINGTON — A test cheating scandal that has engulfed the Air Force's nuclear missile force has expanding to include 92 officers, up from the 34 initially implicated, the Air Force said Thursday. Air Force Secretary Deborah Lee …
Thirty-four nuclear missile launch officers have been implicated in a cheating scandal and have been stripped of their certification, and three others have been implicated in a drug probe, in what the Air Force believes is the largest such …