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Air Force Secretary Barrett to resign post prior to change in administration

Air Force Secretary Barrett to resign post prior to change in administration
Secretary of the Air Force Barbara Barrett is slated to resign effective Jan. 19.

Air Force Secretary Barrett to resign post prior to change in administration Secretary of the Air Force Barbara M.AIR FORCE The Air Force will soon bid farewell to its 25th service secretary, who also served as the first civilian leader of the newly formed Space Force.Secretary of the Air Force Barbara Barrett is slated to resign effective Jan.19, a service spokeswoman told Air Force Magazine.

Barrett, the fourth female Air Force secretary, was an early advocate for Space Force, which does not have its own service secretary.The Air Force does not yet have a list of acting officials to fill the senior positions that will open, an Air Force spokeswoman told Air Force Magazine.

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