Salutes & Awards

January 5, 2018
 

AETC announces awards

The following individuals and unit received Air Education and Training Command of the year awards:

Aircrew flight equipment

NCO:  Staff Sgt. Derek Baskin, 56 Operations Support Squadron

Senior NCO:  Master Sgt. Timothy Navarre, 56 OSS

Large program: 56th OSS

Medical services

Medical Information Services: 56th Medical Information Systems Flight, 56th Medical Support Squadron

Medical Service Corp Civilian: Annissa Chavez, 56th MDSS

Biomedical Specialist (Category I field grade officer): Maj. Kenneth Kirk, 56th Aerospace Medicine Squadron

Medium dental clinic airman: Senior Airman Jaypee Simpliciano, 56th AMDS

Nursing force development: Maj. Yvonne Storey, 56th Medical Group




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