Salutes & Awards

March 8, 2013

MXG celebrates ‘best’

Col. John Hanna, 56th Operations Group commander, speaks to the crowd during the banquet. Hanna stressed the importance of operations and maintenance working as a team to complete the mission.

The following individuals received 2012 Maintenance professional awards

Maintenance officer

1st Lt. Charles Glover, 756th Aircraft Maintenance Squadron

Direct sortie support

Senior NCO: Master Sgt. Brooks Hickmond, 756th AMXS

Indirect sortie support

Senior NCO: Master Sgt. Christopher Schettler, 56th Maintenance Operations Squadron

Specialist

Airman: Senior Airman Robert Smith, 56th AMXS

NCO: Staff Sgt. Derek Kreiner, 756th AMXS

Support

Airman: Senior Airman Dedra Roach, 56th Component Maintenance Squadron

NCO: Tech. Sgt. Eric Stromski, 56th CMS

Civilian: Ricky Radford, 56th MOS

Aircraft technician

Airman: Senior Airman Shawn Dyer, 56th EMS

NCO: Staff Sgt. Scott Lackey, 756th AMXS

Civilian: Ronald Dulaney, 56th EMS

Equipment technician

Airman: Senior Airman Dustin Goodman, 56th CMS

NCO: Staff Sgt. Nathan Errington, 56th CMS

Civilian: Paul Shows, 56th CMS

Crew

Assistant dedicated crew chief: Senior

Airman Scott McDonald, 56th AMXS

Dedicated crew chief: Staff Sgt. Steven

McClure, 756th AMXS

Weapons load crew

ME2 DaoLi Thai, ME1 Ong Kok Hao and ME1 Roger Wong, 56th AMXS

Tech. Sgt. Curtis Bourland, 308th Aircraft Maintenance Unit programs NCO-in-charge, poses for a photo during the banquet. The units vied for the Teamwork award and were judged on decorations, battle cries, participation and esprit de corps.




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


 
 

 

Gillespie Loop: Honors Airman who made ultimate sacrifice

BAGRAM AIR FIELD, Afghanistan — The men and women of the 455th Air Expeditionary Wing came together for a road dedication ceremony to honor Master Sgt. Randy Gillespie, a fallen Airman who paid the ultimate sacrifice. Master Sgt. Randy Gillespie was a career fuels specialist who died July 9, 2007, from wounds sustained during small...
 
 
4_150717-NQ441-052

FSS gets new leader

Senior Airman Grace Lee Col. James Kossler, 56th Mission Support Group commander, passes the 56th Force Support Squadron guidon to Maj. Tonya Mack, incoming commander, July 17 at Luke Air Force Base.
 
 
4_150710-F-NQ441-5x7-036

Salutes and Awards

FWSA announce awards The following individuals are quarterly awards winners: 56th Fighter Wing Staff Agencies Airman: Senior Airman Leanne Mathews NCO: Staff Sgt. Natalie Nelson Senior NCO: Master Sgt. Deanna Commack Company gr...
 

 
Samuel King Jr.

Airman battles cancer, wins at life, Games

Samuel King Jr. Tech. Sgt. Benjamin Koren, 607th Air control Squadron ground radar systems NCO-in-charge and an Air Force Wounded Warrior athlete, removes his arrows from a target at an archery practice session during the first...
 
 

Salutes & Awards

AF announces master sergeant selects Thursday The following technical sergeants have been selected for promotion to master sergeant: 56th Fighter Wing Michael Jackson, Ruben Ligon, Kirsten Sigerson and Steven Worden 56th Operations Support Squadron Terrance Lundie, Alfred Minnick, Timothy Navarre, Matthew Speaks and Christopher Stanley 607th Air Control Squadron Sean Arce, Johnny Arias, Benjami...
 
 

56th Fighter Wing

New Top Dog in the 61st Senior Airman James Hensley Col. William Bailey, 56th Operations Group commander, passes the guidon to Lt. Col. Michael Gette, incoming 61st Fighter Squadron commander, June 26 at Luke Air Force Base. Senior Airman James Hensley Col. Maureen Charles, 56th Medical Group commander, passes the guidon June 29 to Lt....
 




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=""> <s> <strike> <strong>