Salutes & Awards

February 22, 2013

Nellis rakes in LRS, ISR awards

NELLIS AIR FORCE BASE, Nev. — Congratulations to the following Nellis Airmen on their recent awards.

2012 Logistics Readiness Unit Awards

  • Air Combat Command’s 2012 Daedalian Maj. Gen. Warren R. Carter Logistics Effectiveness Award and Drake Trophy/American Petroleum Institute Award – 99th Logistics Readiness Squadron
  • ACC Logistics Readiness Senior Civilian Manager of the Year – Mr. John Malone, 99th LRS

United States Air Force Warfare Center intelligence, surveillance, and reconnaissance awards

  • Outstanding Operational Support Flight, Intelligence — 57th Wing, 527th Space Aggressor Intelligence Flight
  • Outstanding Intelligence Squadron/ISR Unit of the Year — 57th WG, 19th Weapons Squadron
  • Outstanding Active-Duty ISR Field Grade Officer of the Year — Maj. Robin E. Adams, USAFWC
  • Outstanding Active-Duty ISR Officer — Capt. Christina Anderson, 57th WG
  • Outstanding Active-Duty ISR Senior Non-commissioned Officer of the Year — Master Sgt. Brian M. Simkins, 53rd WG
  • Outstanding Active-Duty ISR NCO of the Year — Staff Sgt. Sonata Kristina Corpuz, 57th WG
  • Outstanding Active-Duty ISR Airman of the Year — Senior Airman Stephen Zielinski, 57th WG
  • Outstanding Air Reserve Component ISR Field Grade Officer of the Year — Maj. Peter Jensen, 57th WG
  • Outstanding ISR Intermediate-Level Civilian of the Year — Mr. David E. Shepard, 505th Command and Control Wing
  • Outstanding ISR Officer Contributor of the Year — Maj. Aubrey Curtis, 57th WG
  • Outstanding ISR Civilian Contributor of the Year — Mr. James Truman, 57th WG
  • Outstanding ISR Enlisted Contributor of the Year — Tech. Sgt. Brandon Pike, 57th WG
  • Outstanding Active-Duty ISR Instructor — Capt. Ryan Hudson, 57th WG

(Information courtesy of 99th Logistics Readiness Squadron and the U. S. Air Force Warfare Center)




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