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Holiday message from our March ARB leadership

Posted December 18, 2015 by

As 2015 draws to a close, Angela and I join you in reflecting all we, as a team, have accomplished this year. You have made many sacrifices to keep our missions going and you have all exemplified what it means to put service before self. The holiday season is a time of celebration and fellowship,…

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

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News Briefs 02/12/2016

Posted February 12, 2016 by

ENLISTED DEVELOPMENTAL EDUCATION BOARD Air Reserve Personnel Center officials will release the Invitation to Apply and open the application cycle for the annual Enlisted Developmental Education Board Friday, Feb. 5. The EDEB will convene May 16 at HQ ARPC. All applications are due to ARPC no later than April 15, 4:30 p.m. MT. Call the…

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Members of the Patriots Jet Aerial Demonstration Team execute a high-speed pass in their L-39 Albatros aircraft, during Air Fest 2012 at March Air Reserve Base, Calif., May 19, 2012. The air fest features military and civilian aerial and ground demonstrations during a two-day air show.
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U. S. Air Force Thunderbirds

Posted April 15, 2016 by

On May 25, 1953, the Air Force’s official air demonstration team, designated the 3600th Air Demonstration Unit, was activated at Luke Air Force Base, Arizona. The unit adopted the name “Thunderbirds,” influence in part by the strong Native American culture and folklore from the southwestern United States. Seven officers and 22 enlisted were selected for…

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452 FSS – March ARB Intramural Softball Champions

Posted September 11, 2015 by

 U.S. Air Force photo/Staff Sgt. Tiffany Lindemann The 452nd Force Support Squadron clinched the title at the championship Intramural Softball game against the 452nd Aircraft Maintenance Squadron, runners up, Aug. 25, with a score of 16-6. The 163rd Attack Wing took home the League Championship title with the best regular season record. Final standings were…

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163rd Attack Wing stands up at March Field

Posted July 17, 2015 by by Master Sgt. Julie Avey

The California Air National Guard’s Moreno Valley-based 163rd Reconnaissance Wing has become the 163rd Attack Wing (ATKW). The wing received the official orders to re-designate its name on July 1, 2015, by the order of the Secretary of the Air Force. The name change was made formal during a ceremony at March Air Reserve Base,…

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Robert Sekula, man of many hats

Posted May 22, 2015 by by George A. Smith

AFN photo/Charlie Gill Robert Sekula, a broadcast journalist/producer working at the American Forces Network Broadcast Center, one of March Air Reserve Base’s mission partners, wears many hats. Robert Sekula’s ever-present hat is as much a part of him as a toe or finger, but his top cover doesn’t do him justice. He should be wearing…

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News Briefs 03/20/2015

Posted March 20, 2015 by

SINGLE AIRMAN PROGRAM ADVENTURES Single Airman Program excursions are open to all base personnel, but Single Airmen have first priority. Here are some upcoming adventures. March 28 – Flying trapeze lessons: Fly through the air with the greatest of ease. Why not try a different type of workout? Flying trapeze lessons in Santa Monica will…

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Muncy tours DMA

Posted January 30, 2015 by

Photo by Charlie Gill 452 AMW Commander Colonel Russell Muncy gets an orientation on the American Forces Network’s (AFN’s) Broadcast Center’s 24-7 Help Desk for military personnel who watch AFN TV overseas. The AFN Broadcast Center is, located on March Air Reserve base, originates eight TV services and 10 satellite radio services for Americans serving…

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October 2015: The year in review

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U.S. Air Force photo/James Rainier A quality assurance team from the 45th Launch Group off-loads an Air Force GPS IIF-12 satellite from a 452nd Air Mobility Wing C-17 Globemaster III on Cape Canaveral Air Force Station, Florida, Oct. 8, 2015. A crowd from the government and industry partnership, who will complete the satellite’s final assembly,…

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