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Salutes & Awards

57th WG earns 13th Air Force Outstanding Unit Award

Posted December 22, 2017 by Dan Wheaton

For the thirteenth time in the 57th Wing’s history, and for the seventh consecutive two-year period, Air Force officials recently announced the wing, led by Brig. Gen. Jeannie M. Leavitt, 57th Wing commander as among the very best as it earned the Air Force Outstanding Unit Award for the period of June 1, 2015 to…

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Local

Royal Thai nurses visit Nellis to strengthen alliances

Posted December 22, 2017 by by Senior Airman Kevin Tanenbaum

For the past two months, the 99th Medical Group at Nellis Air Force Base, Nev., has hosted three nurses from the Royal Thai Air Force in order to strengthen alliances and innovate patient care for both countries.

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Local

Lighting the tree

Posted December 22, 2017 by

Air Force photograph   Col. Paul J. Murray, 99th Air Base Wing commander, was on hand to light the Nellis Air Force Base, Nev., Christmas Tree Dec. 7. Just in case something went wrong, Santa and Mrs. Claus were on hand, arriving in a Nellis’ fire truck. The ceremony, in the Chapel parking lot, included…

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Trees for troops

Posted December 22, 2017 by

Courtesy photograph Volunteers gathered Dec. 8 to take part in the annual Trees for Troops program. The donated trees are given to airmen and their families at the Nellis Air Force Base, Nev. Courtesy photograph

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Events

Nellis hosts annual tribal meeting

Posted December 22, 2017 by Lawrence Crespo

The 99th Civil Engineer Squadron Installation Management Flight along with Nellis Air Force Base senior leadership hosted the annual Native American Tribal meeting at the Club Nov. 28, 2017.

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Events

Living . . . Happenings . . . Things to do . . .

Posted December 22, 2017 by

NELLIS Happenings Spouses’ Club: Have you been thinking about joining Nellis Area Spouses’ Club? Now is the perfect time as membership dues are half off through May. Dues are paid annually, and are now at a reduced rate for the remainder of the year. Our NASC year runs from June 1- May 31. Paying dues…

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HOLIDAY HOURS

Posted December 22, 2017 by
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Events

Advent/Christmas at the Nellis Chapel

Posted December 22, 2017 by

Dec. 22 Shabbat Observation/Meal, 5:30-8 p.m. Dec. 24 Gospel Worship Service at 8 a.m. Dec. 24 Catholic Mass at 9:45 a.m. Dec. 24 Community Worship Service at 11:15 a.m. Dec. 24 Christmas Vigil Catholic Mass at 4 p.m. Dec. 24 Candle Light Christmas Eve Service at 6 p.m. Dec. 24 Christmas Eve Catholic Mass at…

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WSINT trains at night; Operation Coyote Freedom

Posted December 20, 2017 by Airman 1st Class Andrew D. Sarver

The U.S. Air Force Weapons School at Nellis Air Force Base, Nev., completed the Weapons School Integration exercise, Operation Coyote Freedom, Dec. 10, 2017, at the Nevada Test and Training Range.

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Health & Safety

Creech winter safety tips

Posted December 20, 2017 by Senior Airman Christian Clausen

The winter holidays bring family fun, festivities and traditions, but also brings extra safety precautions to take into consideration. Prepare vehicles: * Tire air pressure will drop as the temperature drops. Keep an eye on this for optimal vehicle traction and safety. * The sun sets earlier this time of year, it’s important to ensure…

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