Local

News Briefs 01/09/2015

Posted January 9, 2015 by

DESERVING AIRMAN COMMISSIONING BOARD There will be a Deserving Airman Commissioning Board held on Feb. 19, 2015. All packages are due to FSS/FSMPD by Jan. 24. For more information, contact 452nd Force Support Squadron Career Development at 655-3113. FEBRUARY YELLOW RIBBON EVENT The Air Force Reserve Command Yellow Ribbon Program invites you to a Regional…

Full Story »

U.S. Air Force photo / Senior Airman Russell S. McMillan
Local

March Airmen participate in 83rd Hollywood Christmas Parade

Posted January 9, 2015 by by Senior Airman Russell S. McMillan

Approximately 27 Airmen from March Air Reserve Base, Edwards Air Force Base and Los Angeles Air Force Base participated in the 83rd Annual Hollywood Christmas Parade on November 30. The Hollywood Christmas Parade is an annual event in the city of Los Angeles that attracts attendance of nearly one million people. The 3.5 mile parade…

Full Story »

Local

January 2014: The year in review

Posted January 9, 2015 by

U.S. Air Force photo/Tech. Sgt. Jason Robertson A U.S. Air Force Reserve-owned KC-135 Stratotanker, currently attached to the 340th Expeditionary Air Refueling Squadron, Al Udeid Air Base, Qatar, refuels an A-10 Thunderbolt II from the 74th Expeditionary Fighter Squadron, Bagram Air Field, Afghanistan Jan. 7, 2014, over Northeast, Afghanistan. The crew of the Stratotanker, deployed…

Full Story »

Local

February 2014: The year in review

Posted January 9, 2015 by

U.S. Air Force photo/Megan Crusher From left: Staff Sgt. Brian Huff, 912th Air Refueling Squadron; Staff Sgt. Randy Bowen, 452nd Security Forces Squadron; Tech. Sgt. Roger Messick, 752nd Aircraft Maintenance Squadron and Tech. Sgt. Michael Reid, 452nd Operations Support Squadron, March Air Reserve Base, Calif., watch as Cruz Pedregon Racing maintenance team members, service Pedregon’s…

Full Story »

Local

March 2014: The year in review

Posted January 9, 2015 by

U.S. Air Force photo/Capt. Rosa L. Bell Volunteers of the 452nd Air Mobility Wing helped to celebrate the National Education Association’s Read Across America day at local area schools within the Riverside Unified School District on Feb 28 and March 3. This nationwide observance coincides with the birthday of famed children’s book author, Dr. Seuss….

Full Story »

Local

April 2014: The year in review

Posted January 9, 2015 by

courtesy photo Members of the 452 AMW Force Support Squadron booster club, “Go-Getters” pose with Ronald McDonald during the Walk For Kids event held in Orange County, April 6. The club raised $370 in support of Ronald McDonald House Charities of Southern California. courtesy photo Longtime barber Ricardo Alvarez passed away April 13. Alvarez had…

Full Story »

Local

May 2014: The year in review

Posted January 9, 2015 by

U.S. Air Force photo/Sean Dath Members of NASA’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory and March ARB personnel work together to load a Low-Density Supersonic Decelerator (LDSD) onto a C-17 Globemaster III to be transported to Pacific Missile Range Facility Barking Sands, Kauai, Hawaii. Photo courtesy/James Ruester Steve Muro, U.S. Department of Veteran Affairs, Under Secretary for Memorial…

Full Story »

Local

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…

Full Story »

Local

July 2014: The year in review

Posted January 9, 2015 by

U.S. Air Force photo/Master Sgt. Linda Welz Chief Master Sgt. of the Air Force James A. Cody, and his wife, Athena, pose for a photo following breakfast with selected, outstanding Airmen who represented a cross-selection of the March Total Force. CMSAF Cody and Athena visited March Air Reserve Base in Southern California July 11-14, 2014,…

Full Story »

Local

August 2014: The year in review

Posted January 9, 2015 by

U.S. Air Force photo/Linda Welz Team March members look on as contractors expertly topple the 56-year-old air traffic control tower at March Air Reserve Base. Replaced by a new, seismically-engineered tower, the old tower hit the ground at 9:20 a.m., Aug. 19, 2014. U.S. Air Force photo/Tech. Sgt. Megan Crusher Runners are dowsed with color…

Full Story »


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