Local

June 28, 2013

Hau assumes command of 729th Operations Support Squadron

Col. Mark E. Sigler, commander of the 452nd Operations Group, presents the 729th Airlift Squadron guidon to Lt. Col. Andreas S. Hau, the new commander of the of the 729th OSS, during a change of command ceremony at March Air Reserve Base, Calif., June 22.

March Air Reserve Base, Calif.,– Lt. Col Andreas S. Haus assumed command of the 729th Airlift Squadron in a ceremony held, June 22. Hau replaced Lt. Col. Paul J. Blenz, who served as commander of the 729th OSS since 2010. Col. Mark E. Sigler, 452nd Operations Group Commander officiated the ceremony.

“I am confident that I chose the right person for the job,” said Siegler.

Hau spoke about the kind of commander he will be.

“I will make all my decisions with the squadron’s best interest in mind, will be fair and have an open door policy. We will follow three rules: fly the mission, manage change and establish a developmental culture.”

Prior to taking over command of the 729th, Hau served as the deputy commander of the 452nd Air Mobility Wing.




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


 
 

 
U.S. Air Force photo/Megan Crusher

Air Force JROTC cadets graduate Summer Leadership School

U.S. Air Force photo/Megan Crusher Air Force JROTC cadets from Rancho Verde High School in Moreno Valley and Arlington High School in Riverside, graduate from a two week Summer Leadership School, held at March Air Reserve Base,...
 
 
Courtesy photo

Charles “Chuck” Flood, Satellite Services, Inc., passed away unexpectedly, June 17, 2015

Courtesy photo Chuck Flood: March 16, 1963 – June 17, 2015 Flood had been employed by SSI since February, 2005. He had been the fire truck mechanic, responsible for over 15 fire fighting vehicles at Edwards Air Force Base and...
 
 
Watchara Phomicinda — LA Daily News staff  photographer

March honor guard gives final honors to America’s veterans

(Final in a two-part series on honor guard, reprinted with permission) Watchara Phomicinda — LA Daily News staff photographer Brittarose Morgan, 77, right, wife of the late Airman First Class Roland Morgan with daughter, Kym ...
 

 
Photo by Charlie Gill

Looking for Glitter in the Dirt

Photo by Charlie Gill The AFN Broadcast Center’s Mark Payne sifts through dirt looking for gold here at Riverside. He hasn’t found near March Air Reserve Base — but has found some in outlying areas of Southern Califor...
 
 
U.S. Air Force photo/Staff Sgt. Michael Quiboloy

Pro vs. GI Joe program at the E3 Expo allows deployed troops to play video games with celebrities

U.S. Air Force photo/Staff Sgt. Michael Quiboloy Members from the 412th Test Wing, 163d Reconnaissance Wing, and the 452d Air Mobility Wing, play video games at the E3 Expo in Los Angeles, against troops deployed overseas. Air ...
 
 
U.S. Air Force photo/Linda Welz

March Field Emergency Fire Services engineer remains calm at accident scene

U.S. Air Force photo/Linda Welz Engineer Mark Hanenberger, March Field Emergency Fire Services, March Air Reserve Base, shows the gloves he keeps in his personal vehicle in case of an emergency, which proved to be the case when...
 




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>