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Sending wishes for a happy Valentine’s Day

Posted February 13, 2015 by

Maribel, Thank you for always being there. You are not just my best friend. You are my sister from another mister. I love you! Tianna I want to wish all the amazing people I work with daily at March ARB a wonderful and Happy Valentine’s Day! Thank you so much for all the support! The…

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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…

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March tankers ready 24/7 to support

Posted January 29, 2016 by by Linda Welz

Team March personnel are ready 24 hours a day, seven days a week, 365 days a year to support Operation NOBLE EAGLE (ONE),  which is air-sovereignty operations related to homeland defense and support to federal, state, and local agencies. This support can sometimes be for special events, like the Super Bowl. The Continental U.S. NORAD…

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A C-17A Globemaster, from the 729th Airlift Squadron, approaches a KC-135R Stratotanker, from the 336th Air Refueling Squadron, Wednesday May 20, 2009 over the Pacific Ocean during an aerial refueling training mission. Both aircraft are out of the 452nd Air Mobility Wing at March Air Reserve Base, California. U.S. Air Force photo by Master Sgt Rick Sforza. RELEASED
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C-17 Globemaster III

Posted April 15, 2016 by

Mission The C-17 Globemaster III is the newest, most flexible cargo aircraft to enter the airlift force. The C-17 is capable of rapid strategic delivery of troops and all types of cargo to main operating bases or directly to forward bases in the deployment area. The aircraft can perform tactical airlift and airdrop missions and…

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News Briefs

Posted November 6, 2015 by

BENEFEDS OPEN SEASON STARTS NOVEMBER 9 The 2015 Federal Benefits Open Season (for the 2016 plan year) runs from Monday, Nov. 9, through Monday, Dec. 14. If you are enrolled in the Federal Employee Dental and Vision Insurance Program (FEDVIP) plan, it will automatically continue into the 2016 plan year, even if you retire. You…

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News Briefs 07/31/2015

Posted July 31, 2015 by

EDUCATIONAL BENEFITS NEWS Are you aware that if you plan on transferring any or all of your educational benefits to your dependents, you MUST have a minimum of four years left in the military at the time of the transfer? The exception is if you are getting out due to reaching your high year of…

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News Briefs 06/05/2015

Posted June 5, 2015 by

BACK STREET CAFÉ UTA SCHEDULE The Back Street Café has begun renovation of the dining area. Food operations have relocated to the Wright Brothers Bar located on the east side of the Hap Arnold Club. Entrances from Adams Ave. can be used as well as available parking across from the Ballroom entrance. Food operations begin for the…

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New Briefs 04/10/2015

Posted April 10, 2015 by

FREE DISTRACTIVE DRIVING COURSE A distractive driving demonstration course will be set up within the parking lot of the March Main Exchange on Saturday, April 11, 9 a.m. – 1 p.m. The course will be operated by the California Highway Patrol, Riverside Area, in conjunction with Riverside Metro Auto Group and March Air Reserve Base…

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Letter to the editor concerning cyber security article

Posted December 18, 2015 by

I received the below email on Friday, Dec. 11, 2015: “Ms. Welz, The article you published in the Beacon on page 5, dated 11 December 2015 “Cyber Security tips for the holiday season” appears to be taken form the e-mail that I sent out to everyone on 4 December 2015, this one I am forwarding…

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February 2015: The year in review

Posted January 8, 2016 by

U.S. Air Force photo/Megan Crusher Col. Russell Muncy, commander, 452nd Air Mobility Wing, March Air Reserve Base, California, and U.S. Congressman Ken Calvert, California’s 42nd district, unveil C-17 original nose art, created by Shayne Meder, Feb. 19, 2015 at a ceremony on base. The C-17, named The Spirit of Ronald Reagan, was the last C-17…

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