January 8, 2016


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AF selects 16,506 for promotion to staff sergeant

Out of the 39,064 eligible senior airmen, 16,506 were selected for promotion to staff sergeant, Air Force officials announced Aug. 25. The overall selection rate was 42.25 percent, with an average selectee overall score of 360.88. Officials selected 2,318 Airmen with a promote now recommendation for 14.04 percent of the total selects; 5,762 Airmen with...
U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Joshua Kleinholz

AF to grow, enhance Nellis group with close air support focus

U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Joshua Kleinholz Soldiers from the 1st Armored Division’s 1st Stryker Brigade Combat Team out of Fort Bliss, Texas, look on as an F-16 Fighting Falcon executes a show of force in the skie...

Newly renovated Outpatient Pharmacy opens for business

NELLIS AIR FORCE BASE, Nev. — On Aug. 1, the newly renovated Outpatient Pharmacy at the Mike O’Callaghan Federal Hospital opened for business. The renovations started in March of 2015 and were completed in phases that ended up totaling $1.5 million. Phase one was the renovation of the inpatient pharmacy, was completed in Jan. 2016 and...