Salutes & Awards

November 16, 2012

412th TW Announces third quarter award winners

Tags:
Laura Mowry
Staff writer
Air Force photograph by Ethan Wagner
Members of the Global Reach Airdrop Team of the 418th Flight Test Squadron pose for a photo at the Base Theater during the 412th Test Wing 3rd Quarter Awards Ceremony Nov. 8. They won the Team Catergory of this past quarter's recognition. Awards were handed out in 15 categories.

Team Edwards gathered to celebrate the many accomplishments of third quarter award winners at the base theater Nov. 8, where Brig. Gen. Michael T. Brewer, 412th Test Wing commander presented awards in 15 categories during the football-themed ceremony.

Recognized for their outstanding performance throughout the quarter, award winners were selected from more than 9,000 personnel who work for the 412th TW. Brewer reminded attendees what an extraordinary accomplishment it is to be nominated at the wing level.
“This is a particularly remarkable achievement when you compete at the wing level, with more than 9,000 people. To win a quarterly award with that size of a group and to even be nominated is a remarkable achievement,” Brewer said.

Brewer congratulated both award winners and those nominated at the wing level, and reminded everyone flight test is a team sport that requires the collaborate efforts of everyone, including the Wing Staff Agencies, Test Management Group, Medical Group, Mission Support Group and others to make it all possible.

“Congratulations to the nominees and award winners; you certainly got here through your efforts as well as those sitting around you, because this truly is a team sport. You look at how successful we are in accomplishing the mission and it happens because we all work together,” said Brewer.

Team Edwards congratulates the following third quarter award winners:

Company Grade Officer of the Quarter
Capt. Andrew Anderson, 419th Flight Test Squadron

Airman of the Quarter
Airman 1st Class Samantha Couch, 412th Force Support Squadron

Non Commissioned Officer of the Quarter
Tech. Sgt. Brandy Collins, 412th Security Forces Squadron

Senior Non Commissioned Officer of the Quarter
Master Sgt. Christopher Roach, 412th Security Forces Squadron

Supervision/Management Category
Thomas Raphael, 412th Operations Support Squadron

Scientific/Engineering Category
J.P. Deckert, 412th Electronic Warfare Group

Technician Category
Jason Garrett, 412th Test Wing

Trades & Labor Category
Scott MacDonald, 412th Test Wing

Secretarial/Clerical Category
Sue Green, 412th Security Forces Squadron

Staff/Specialist/Analyst Category
Jacque Konstan, 412th Test Engineering Group

Staff/Specialist/Analyst Category – Project Management
David Fedors, 418th Flight Test Squadron

Team Category
Global Reach Airdrop Team, 418th Flight Test Squadron

Technical Paper Excellence
Global Reach Combined Test Force, 418th Flight Test Squadron

Honor Guard
Tech. Sgt. Oscar Lopez, 412th Force Support Squadron

Volunteer
Mark Detka, 412th Force Support Squadron




All of this week's top headlines to your email every Friday.


 
 

 
Courtesy photograph

Local NCO honored by Dodgers

Courtesy photograph Tech. Sgt. Robert Sumner, 412th Security Forces Squadron, sits in the Los Angeles Dodgers dugout Aug. 23 before a game against the New York Mets. Sumner was honored as the Veteran of the Game that day. The L...
 
 
Air Force photograph by Edward Cannon

Project84 going strong

Air Force photograph by Edward Cannon Brig. Gen. Michael T. Brewer (left), 412th Test Wing commander, poses for a photo with Lt. Col. Timothy Jorris, 412th Operations Group, at the second quarter awards ceremony in the Base The...
 
 
Air Force photograph by Jet Fabara

Edwards, local AFSA chapter honors POW/MIA servicemembers

Air Force photograph by Jet Fabara Tech. Sgt. Donald Martinez, 31st Test and Evaluation Squadron NCOIC of Ground Communications, runs with the POW/MIA flag to show his support along with Tech. Sgt. Rommel Blanco (right), 31st T...
 

 
Air Force photograph by Edward Cannon

2014 second quarter award winners unveiled

Air Force photograph by Edward Cannon Brig. Gen. Michael T. Brewer, 412th Test Wing commander, poses with the Team of the Quarter, the 412th Security Forces Squadron Military Working Dog Section. The 412th Test Wing honored sec...
 
 
Montly-Promos

Monthly enlisted promotions

Team Edwards celebrated their monthly enlisted promotees with a ceremony in the Base Theater Aug. 28. The Airmen pinned on their next rank Sept. 1. Congratulations on taking the next step! To Airman 1st Class: Quinlan G. Johans...
 
 
nasa-obit

Former NASA Astronaut Steven Nagel, veteran of four shuttle flights, dies at 67

Former NASA astronaut Steven R. Nagel, who served as a mission specialist on his first space shuttle flight, pilot on his second and commanded his final two, died Aug. 21 after a long illness. He was 67 years old. After his las...
 




0 Comments


Be the first to comment!


Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

You may use these HTML tags and attributes: <a href="" title=""> <abbr title=""> <acronym title=""> <b> <blockquote cite=""> <cite> <code> <del datetime=""> <em> <i> <q cite=""> <strike> <strong>