Sports

January 21, 2016
 

2016 Championship flyover

Photo by Staff Sgt. Staci Miller

An F-16 Fighting Falcon with Staff Sgt. Staci Miller, 56th Fighter Wing Public Affairs photojournalist, on board tagged alongside a four-ship formation of F-35 Lightning II fighter aircraft from Luke Air Force Base that performed a flyover prior to the 2016 College Football Playoff Championship Jan. 11 at the University of Phoenix Stadium in Glendale.




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AF selects 16,506 for promotion to staff sergeant

Out of the 39,064 eligible senior airmen, 16,506 were selected for promotion to staff sergeant, Air Force officials announced Aug. 25. The overall selection rate was 42.25 percent, with an average selectee overall score of 360.88. Officials selected 2,318 Airmen with a promote now recommendation for 14.04 percent of the total selects; 5,762 Airmen with...
 
 

Protect baby’s skin before exposure

NEW YORK — Some babies are being exposed to the sun’s damaging ultraviolet rays in the first six months of life, when their skin is most vulnerable. The practice can have life-long negative consequences. A research team at the University of Miami found that as many as one-third of local parents actively increased their infant’s...
 
 
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DOD makes last-minute push for food donations in ‘Feds Feed Families’

DOD photograph by Lisa Ferdinando Diane Carter and her husband, William Carter, explain how the Bread of Life Food Pantry benefits from the Feds Feeding Families campaign during a charity fair at the Pentagon, Aug. 23, 2016. Di...