WASHINGTON – A basic contradiction lies at the root of an exam-cheating scandal that decimated the ranks of an Air Force nuclear missile group, investigators say: Commanders were demanding perfection in testing and ethics but also …
WASHINGTON – The Air Force fired nine mid-level nuclear commanders Thursday and will discipline dozens of junior officers at a nuclear missile base in response to an exam-cheating scandal that spanned a far longer period than …
WASHINGTON — Nearly half of the officers responsible for maintaining and operating nuclear-armed missiles at a Montana base have been implicated in a widening cheating ... and command problems in the nuclear force, the leader of the Air …
A cheating scandal by Air Force nuclear weapons officers has doubled in size, a U.S. military official told CNN. The Air Force revealed earlier this month that 34 officers were alleged to have cheated or turned a blind eye to cheating on a …
Lowther said the investigations team interviewed missile launch officers and others at the Air Force's two other ICBM bases and found no indication of cheating there. "Folks clearly crossed the line at Malmstrom," Lowther said in a telephone …
The Air Force Academy is investigating allegations of cheating by 28 freshmen and has restricted all 4,300 cadets to campus over the weekend, asking them to meet in small groups to consider "their self-image and the image of the …
WASHINGTON — Air Force Secretary Deborah Lee James said Thursday the number of nuclear force officers implicated in a proficiency test cheating scandal has grown to 92 out of a force of 500. James spoke to reporters after touring nuclear …
The United States air force nuclear command has been rocked by the worst cheating scandal in proficiency exam involving 34 officers at the inter-continental missile launch of the global strike command, the Pentagon has said. Said to be the …
The U.S. Air Force is investigating allegations of air traffic control airmen cheating on proficiency tests at the Grand Forks Air Force Base. The investigation stems from the discovery of an airman with images of test material sharing the …
... the 200-airman force that commands the 150 nuclear-tipped Minuteman III missiles at Montana’s Malmstrom Air Force Base for allegedly cheating, or tolerating those who did, on their monthly proficiency tests. These tests, no surprise, …