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June 2014: The year in review

Posted January 9, 2015 by

U.S. Air Force photo/Master Sgt. Roy Santana Congressman Ken Calvert, District 42 (center) and Congressman Mark Takano, District 41, cut the ribbon on the new March Field air traffic control tower, Friday, June 27, 2014, as 452nd Air Mobility Wing Commander, Col. Russell Muncy, looks on. U.S. Air Force photo/Lt. Col. Deric Prescott Guidon bearer…

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Who are your chaplains, chaplain assistants?

Posted February 5, 2016 by by Col. Rick Givens

The 452nd Air Mobility Wing’s chapel team is here to serve you. The chaplains and chaplain assistants assigned to the wing staff are made up of a great group of men and women from various backgrounds and traditions. The common denominator is that they are here to serve you, right where you are. They serve…

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JON MELBY & HIS MUSCLE PITTS S-1-11B BI-PLANE

Posted April 15, 2016 by

The aircraft I fly is the awesome looking Black and Yellow factory built Pitts Muscle Bi-Plane.  The Pitts S-1-11B! Imagine sitting in a Formula One race car that has wings. Pretty much, that is how I can describe my plane. I really like having horse power at my fingertips. My airplane has that, plus it…

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March supports Operation Atlantic Resolve

Posted September 25, 2015 by by Master Sgt. Megan Crusher

A C-17 Globemaster III from March Air Reserve Base returned home from Tallin, capitol of the European country, Estonia, in support of Operation ATLANTIC RESOLVE, after redeploying cargo and personnel from Whiteman Air Force Base, Missouri, Sept. 18. The operation is designed to reaffirm America’s commitment to European security. The U.S. is demonstrating its continued…

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Last chance to design airshow poster

Posted July 24, 2015 by

March Air Reserve Base is holding a design contest for the “March Field AirFest 2016: Thunder Over the Empire” poster. Everyone is eligible to enter. The winning designer will receive a 2016 AirFest package for a family of four. The package includes VIP parking for one vehicle (excluding RVs); four tickets to the pre-show dinner…

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USAF Military Training Instructor opportunities

Posted December 4, 2015 by by Senior Airman Joseph Dangidang

Military Training Instructors (MTIs) from the 433rd Training Squadron, Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland, Texas, visited March Air Reserve Base November 22, to share potential MTI opportunities with March Reservists. Master Sgt. Jose Rodriquez, training supervisor, 433 TRS, and Tech. Sgt. Kenneth McGuane, MTI, 433 TRS, handed out informational pamphlets and discussed job qualifications, career benefits…

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Chief Wente retirement ceremony celebrates 37 years of service

Posted April 3, 2015 by by Senior Airman Russell S. McMillan

Approximately 150 airmen, family members and distinguished guests celebrated the retirement of Chief Master Sgt. Cheryl L. Wente, medical group superintendent, 452nd Medical Group, March Air Reserve Base, at the Cultural Resource Center here March 22. Maj. Gen. Wallace W. Farris Jr., U.S. Air Force retired, presided over the official ceremony and briefly highlighted Wente’s…

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Combined team earns basketball championship

Posted December 18, 2015 by

Five teams (the 912th Air Refueling Squadron; U.S. Army recruiters; March Field Honor Guard; 452nd Aircraft Maintenance Squadron; and a combined team of 701st Combat Operations Squadron, 729th Airlift Squadron and Financial Management personnel), participated in the Intramural Basketball season, which ran on base from Oct. 6 to Dec. 9. The 701COS/729AS/FM team came out…

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April 2015: The year in review

Posted January 8, 2016 by

U.S. Air Force photo/Senior Airman Russell McMillan Dads and daughters dance the night away at the first Team March Father/Daughter Masquerade Ball, Saturday, April 11, 2015. Organizers plan to make the ball an annual event to raise funds for Team March members and local charities. U.S. Air Force photo/Capt. Perry Covington Master Sgt. James Bode,…

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News Briefs 02/26/2016

Posted February 26, 2016 by

DEERS OFFICE MOVING The March DEERS office (ID Card office) is moving back to Bldg. 2314, now that the renovation is complete. There will be NO DEERS access or ID cards processed during the scheduled move from March 7-11. The DEERS ID office is projected to re-open March 14. BACK STREET GRILL CLOSED DURING PHASE…

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