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March honor guard gives final honors to America’s veterans

Posted July 2, 2015 by by David Montero

(Final in a two-part series on honor guard, reprinted with permission) Gerald Morgan knew this day was coming when doctors told him a few weeks ago that the cancer had swept through his dad’s body. It had just been 18 months prior that the initial diagnosis was first made. It seemed unfathomable. This was the…

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News Briefs 12/11/2015

Posted December 11, 2015 by

OPERATION WARM HEART RUNS THROUGH DEC. 15 The 452nd Security Forces Squadron and the Air Force Security Forces Association will have their annual Christmas Toy Drive (Operation Warm Heart) at March Air Reserve Base through Dec. 15, after which all donations will be delivered to the March Field Fire and Emergency Services building. A band…

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Military OneSource offers free tax filings online

Posted February 20, 2015 by

(This information is provided by March ARB’s Staff Judge Advocate office.) March Air Reserve Base does not have a Volunteer Income Tax Center on base this year. In lieu of the VITA Center, you can file your taxes for free or get free tax assistance online through Military One Source. The service is free to…

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November 2014: The year in review

Posted January 9, 2015 by

U.S. Air Force photo/2nd Lt. Stephen J. Collier A student from the Lady of Perpetual Help Catholic School presents Master Sgt. Julio Sandoval with a flower Nov. 11, 2014, in Riverside, Calif. Veterans, to include members of the 452nd Air Mobility Wing based at nearby March Air Reserve Base, attended the event where they were…

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News Briefs 01/22/2016

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KEY SUPPORTER BRIEFING FEB. 6 The 452nd Air Mobility Wing is offering the First Key Supporter Briefing on Feb. 6, 2016, from 9-11 a.m. in the 452nd Operations Group main training room, Bldg. 2240. This briefing is to inform spouses, significant others, and parents of Airmen about the resources available pre-deployment, during deployment, and reintegration…

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KENT PIETSCH & THE JELLY BELLY AIRPLANE

Posted April 15, 2016 by

Air Show spectators around the world have been treated to the unique variety of acts performed by veteran pilot and consummate entertainer Kent Pietsch and his Jelly Belly airplanes. His shows, which include specialty acts designed to thrill audiences of all ages, showcase aerobatic stunts featuring airplanes that lose parts, engines that quit in mid-flight,…

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Armenian Scouts tour March Field

Posted October 30, 2015 by

U.S. Air Force photo/Senior Airman Joe Dangidang    Capt. Daniel Greer, KC-135 pilot, 452nd Operations Support Squadron, huddles with Armenian Scouting Troop 923 members, during their tour of the KC-135 Stratotanker at March Air Reserve Base, California, October 25, 2015. Greer walked the troops through an exterior inspection of the tanker and is shown discussing…

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Final week: Design the Airshow Poster contest

Posted July 31, 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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Civil Affairs Command completes change of command, ready for more Pacific operations

Posted June 12, 2015 by by Capt. Ray K. Ragan

MARCH AIR RESERVE BASE, Calif. – Blue California skies and beautiful weather served as the backdrop for the pageantry and ceremony as Soldiers of the 351st Civil Affairs Command welcomed their new commander during a change of command ceremony at March Air Reserve Base, California on June 6. During the ceremony, Brig. Gen. Stephen K….

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Chamber honors Muncy

Posted April 10, 2015 by

Courtesy photo Col. Russell Muncy, commander, 452nd Air Mobility Wing, addresses the audience March 26, after receiving the Second Chair’s Award from Ron Redfern, R3 Associates and past chair of the Greater Riverside Chambers of Commerce. The chamber’s Annual Inaugural Celebration was where Muncy was honored for embracing the history between the base and surrounding…

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