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Find combination to unlock your Airmen

Posted November 18, 2016 by Chief Master Sgt. Michael Thomas

TRAVIS AIR FORCE BASE, Calif. — There is not a more important position in our Air Force than that of a supervisor, but just being put in charge of personnel is not enough. Our official approach of a supervisor’s responsibility is to influence his or her followers to perform an action, complete a task, or…

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Events

MQ-1, MQ-9 showcased at Aviation Nation

Posted November 18, 2016 by Senior Airman Christian Clausen

Men and women from Creech AFB showcased the MQ-1 Predator and MQ-9 Reaper remotely piloted aircraft during the Aviation Nation air show Nov. 12 and 13, at Nellis AFB, Nev.

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Local

NAFB conducts post airshow FOD walk

Posted November 18, 2016 by

U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Rachel Loftis Airmen conduct a post Aviation Nation air show foreign object debris walk at the flight line on Nellis Air Force Base, Nev., Nov. 14. In order to protect assets from foreign object damage following the air show, the base hosts a post event FOD Walk. This…

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U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Rachel Loftis
Veterans

Pearl Harbor survivor tells story: visits Aviation Nation

Posted November 18, 2016 by Senior Airman Rachel Loftis

“Most of us knew or felt something. It was in the winds, something was happening … I was transferred to the USS Solace …”

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Events

Children at play during Aviation Nation

Posted November 18, 2016 by

U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Mikaley Kline Aviation Nation spectators laugh as they watch the air show, on Nellis Air Force Base, Nev., Nov. 12. The public was able to get a close view of the aircraft as well as watch many aviation acts.   U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Mikaley…

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U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Kevin Tanenbaum
Technology

Aviation Nation app innovates interactive air show

Posted November 18, 2016 by Airman 1st Class Nathan Byrnes

Nellis Air Force Base presented the Southern Nevada community with the “75 Years of Airpower” Aviation Nation air show and open house, Nov. 12 and 13.

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Events

“75 Years of AirPower”

Posted November 18, 2016 by

U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Kevin Tanenbaum A C-17 Globemaster III taxis to the runway before takeoff during the Aviation Nation air show on Nellis Air Force Base, Nev., Nov. 11. The C-17 Globemaster III is the newest, most flexible cargo aircraft to enter the airlift force. It is capable of rapid…

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Health & Safety

Ask the Doc

Posted November 18, 2016 by 99th Medical Group

Q. I’m getting divorced, what happens to my TRICARE eligibility? A. Visit the TRICARE Life Events page to learn how your divorce affects your eligibility. Getting Divorced When there is a divorce, sponsors must update the Defense Enrollment Eligibility Reporting System (DEERS) with a copy of the divorce decree. • The sponsor’s eligibility for TRICARE…

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Local

99th FSS helps cool-off Aviation Nation spectators

Posted November 18, 2016 by

U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Rachel Loftis Senior Airman Raquel Hightower, 99th Force Support Squadron, fitness center staff, watches the crowd while working a vendor booth during the Aviation Nationair show at Nellis Air Force Base, Nev., Nov. 12. Airmen from all around Nellis, Creech, and the Nevada Test and Training Range donated…

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U.S. Air Force photo by Lawrence Crespo
Veterans

Henderson, NAFB commander honor local veterans

Posted November 18, 2016 by Lawrence Crespo

The City of Henderson, Nevada, held its annual Veterans Day ceremony at the amphitheater adjacent to the Veterans Memorial Wall at City Hall on Nov. 5.

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