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Nominee to be first female 4-star general of combat forces

By Gregg K. Kakesako

POSTED: 01:30 a.m. HST, Jul 21, 2014

~~<p>Air Force Lt. Gen. Lori J. Robinson has been nominated to be the new commanding general of Pacific Air Forces, which would make her the first U.S. female four-star commander of combat forces, the Pentagon announced last week.</p>
<p>She replaces Gen. Herbert J. &quot;Hawk&quot; Carlisle, who is the new commander of the Air Combat Command at Joint Base Langley-Eustis, Va.</p>
~~

Air Force Lt. Gen. Lori J. Robinson has been nominated to be the new commanding general of Pacific Air Forces, which would make her the first U.S. female four-star commander of combat forces, the Pentagon announced last week.

She replaces Gen. Herbert J. "Hawk" Carlisle, who is the new commander of the Air Combat Command at Joint Base Langley-Eustis, Va. Login for more...



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