Salutes & Awards

April 5, 2013

Air Force Test Center announces inaugural annual awards winners

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Brig. Gen. Arnold W. Bunch Jr., Air Force Test Center commander, announced the winners of the first AFTC Annual Awards March 18.

The AFTC oversees testing across the Air Force, which primarily includes Edwards, Eglin Air Force Base, Fla., and Arnold AFB, Tenn.,
“For the first AFTC Annual Awards, the competition was extremely tough,” said Bunch. “This reinforces my enthusiasm and belief that we have some of the Air Force’s best and brightest serving in AFTC.”

“I especially want to thank the supervisors who took the time to put together the award submissions and recognize the excellent work of your team members.”

2013 AFTC Annual Award winners

  • Airman of the Year – Senior Airman Erin McBride, 96th TW, Eglin AFB
  • NCO of the Year – Tech. Sgt. Loren Cossette, 96th TW
  • First Sergeant of the Year – Master Sgt. William Russell, 412th Test Wing, Edwards AFB
  • SNCO of the Year – Senior Master Sgt. Diena Mosely, 96th TW
  • Company Grade Officer of the Year – Capt. Ryan Davis, 96th TW
  • Civilian Category I – Adam Vogan, 96th TW
  • Civilian Category II - Adam Reinelt, 96th TW
  • Civilian Category III – Sean Smith, Arnold Engineering and Development Center, Arnold AFB



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