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March Field Emergency Fire Services engineer remains calm at accident scene

Posted June 26, 2015 by by Linda Welz

On the morning of June 4, 2015, Engineer Mark Hanenberger, 44, from the March Field Emergency Fire Services, was driving home after roll call when he noticed traffic had stopped. About the time he thought he would turn around to take another route, like the person in front of him had done, it began moving…

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Team March loses Airman

Posted April 17, 2015 by

Technical Sergeant Anthony E. Salazar August 31, 1974 – April 13, 2015 Tech. Sgt. Anthony “Tony” Salazar, mechanical systems repairman, 452nd Civil Engineer Squadron, March Air Reserve Base, California, died Monday April 13, 2015. Salazar lived in Hermosa Beach, California and had been a member of the Air Force Reserve for seven years. He entered…

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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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