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Team March maintainers refurbish KC-135 Stratotanker in record time

Posted August 28, 2015 by Staff Sgt. Tiffany M. Lindemann

U.S. Air Force photo/Staff Sgt. Tiffany Lindemann Staff Sgt. Caleb Meyer, an active-duty crew chief, and Staff Sgt. Neftali Rivera, an Air Reserve Technician and crew chief, both from the 752nd Maintenance Squadron, screw in the last of the floor board panels to complete the refurbishment of a KC-135 Stratotanker Aug. 20, 2015 at March…

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U.S. Air Force photo/Senior Airman Russell S. McMillan
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Johnson assumes command of 56th Aerial Port Squadron

Posted August 28, 2015 by Senior Airman Russell S. McMillan

U.S. Air Force photo/Senior Airman Russell S. McMillan Col. Timothy McCoy (left), commander, 452nd Mission Support Group, March Air Reserve Base, passes the guidon to Maj. Mark E. Johnson, commander, 56th Aerial Port Squadron, March ARB, during Johnson’s assumption of command ceremony at the Cultural Resource Center here on Aug. 22, 2015. Johnson’s appointment as…

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U.S. Air Force photo/Tech. Sgt. Ryan Crane
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Salutes & Awards

Airman, Guardsman recognized as ‘heroes’ in Paris

Posted August 28, 2015 by Tech. Sgt. Ryan Crane

U.S. Air Force photo/Tech. Sgt. Ryan Crane Airman 1st Class Spencer Stone (right), Aleksander Skarlatos (center) and Anthony Sadler pose for a photo in Paris Aug. 23, 2015, following a foiled attack on a French train. Stone was on vacation with his childhood friends, Skarlatos and Sadler, when an armed gunman entered their train carrying…

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Chief Kacsmaryk Retirement

Posted August 28, 2015 by

U.S. Air Force photo/Senior Airman Russell S. McMillan Chief Master Sgt. Michael Kacsmaryk, superintendent, 752nd Aircraft Maintenance Squadron, March Air Reserve Base, receives a U.S. flag that was flown over the Capitol, during his retirement ceremony at the Cultural Resource Center here Aug. 22, 2015. Kacsmaryk retires after nearly 40 years of service to the…

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U.S. Air Force photo/Senior Airman Joseph Dangidang
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Local

Colors fly to start Rising Six 5K Fun Run

Posted August 21, 2015 by Senior Airman Joseph Dangidang

U.S. Air Force photo/Senior Airman Joseph Dangidang Participants at the starting line for the 2nd annual 5K Fun Color Run on Aug. 8, at March Air Reserve Base, toss their colors into the air before beginning the run. Not only does the annual event shed light on the Healthy Base Initiative, but it also is…

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Compare TRICARE Online and MiCare

Posted August 21, 2015 by Air Force Surgeon General public affairs

TRICARE Online and MiCare Secure Messaging may seem to offer the same services, but there are important differences to these software tools, designed to enhance access to care for all military beneficiaries. “Both programs are endorsed by the Military Health System, and although they may seem very similar, in actuality there are a few differences,”…

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Courtesy photo/Mathieu Beaulieu
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Share your paranormal stories with us

Posted August 21, 2015 by Linda Welz

Courtesy photo/Mathieu Beaulieu These two “apparitions” were captured in 2013, with an infra-red video camera, during the early-morning hours, in a dark room that used to serve as a hospital morgue in a building on March Air Reserve Base. Every person on the ghost-hunt team is accounted for in the video but none of them…

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DEOMI’s 2015 Women’s Equality Day poster

Posted August 21, 2015 by

PATRICK AIR FORCE BASE, Fla. – In 1971, the U.S. Congress designated August 26 as “Women’s Equality Day” at the request of Rep. Bella Abzug (D-NY). The date was selected to commemorate the 1920 passage of the 19th Amendment to the Constitution granting women the right to vote. This was the culmination of a massive…

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March C-17 shares pride with city of Riverside

Posted August 14, 2015 by Linda Welz

Courtesy photo from Shayne Meder A crowd of Team March members and local elected officials and citizens gathered for the unveiling of nose art on a 452nd Air Mobility Wing C-17 dubbed “The Spirit of Riverside – Mission Belle.” Positioned behind the 452 AMW headquarters building, and original March Field air traffic control tower, are…

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(U.S. Air Force photo illustration by Staff Sgt. Adam C. Borgman)
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It’s never too late to restart

Posted August 14, 2015 by Senior Airman Christine Fannin

(U.S. Air Force photo illustration by Staff Sgt. Adam C. Borgman) Senior Airman Christine Fannin, 927th Force Support Squadron, reflects on her life after leaving the Active Duty Air Force component. Throughout her 12-year break in service, Fannin always felt that something was missing in her life, she realized it was her uniform. Today, she…

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