Airforce Technology is using cookies

We use them to give you the best experience. If you continue using our website, we'll assume that you are happy to receive all cookies on this website.

ContinueLearn More X

Raising missileer morale – US Air Force to issue nuclear deterrence medal

In the modern military landscape, being a nuclear weapons technician involves a lot of 'hurry up and wait', although when potential nuclear threats raise their heads requiring intense drills and levels of alertness, missileers – yes, that’s a word – are put under extreme duress. US Air Force officials have decided to raise morale through a new Nuclear Deterrence Operations Service Medal.


Go Top