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AF adjusts enlisted retention results

Posted October 31, 2014 by Air Force News Servce

WASHINGTON — Air Force officials announced an adjustment to the Junior Enlisted Retention Board which convened in June at the Air Force Personnel Center. Fifty Airmen who were not selected for retention during the FY14 force management ERB were offered the opportunity to remain on active duty following identification of an issue in the eligibility…

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Airmen lead way in last pre-Ranger course

Posted October 31, 2014 by Airman 1st Class Christian Clausen

U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Christian Clausen Senior Airman Zachary Baldridge carries a fellow Airman back to the rest of the squad during a foot patrol during the Ranger Assessment Course Oct. 8 at Silver Flag Alpha range, Nev. Students are training for real-life situation during simulated ambushes and must use small…

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A&FRC to host job fair

Posted October 31, 2014 by Tech. Sgt. Sanjay Allen

NELLIS AIR FORCE BASE, Nev. — The Airman and Family Readiness Center will host an Employee Assistance Event, or Job Fair, Nov. 6 at The Club from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. with the mission to connect military members, veterans, family members and civilians to future employment opportunities. “This enables our relocating and transitioning members and…

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LEAD program to speak to Airmen about attending USAF Academy

Posted October 31, 2014 by Airman 1st Class Thomas Spangler

Young Airmen in the local area seeking a commission through the U.S. Air Force Academy will be given the opportunity to gather information during a briefing and open forum here Nov. 4 and 8.

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ACC successfully completes BlackBerry to Apple migration

Posted October 31, 2014 by Lt. Col. Joseph Terrones

Earlier this year, Air Force Space Command announced an Air Force desire to migrate from Blackberry devices to a secure smart phone solution for the Air Force. Air Combat Command led the way and has now successfully migrated 100 percent of its 3,500-plus BlackBerry users to Apple [iOS] devices.

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Future of AF helicopter fleets discussed at conference

Posted October 24, 2014 by 1st Lt Christopher Mesnard

BARKSDALE AIR FORCE BASE, La. — Air Force Global Strike Command’s Helicopter Operations Division hosted the Worldwide Helicopter Conference here Oct. 7-9, to discuss the current and future state of the Air Force’s helicopter fleets. The conference promoted cross talk among the Air Force’s helicopter forces, which are principally operated by Air Combat Command, Pacific…

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October is Energy Action Month: ‘I am Air Force Energy’

Posted October 17, 2014 by Ed Sidenstricker

NELLIS AIR FORCE BASE, Nev. — Summer has come to a close, and we’re all looking forward to more tolerable temperatures in the coming weeks. Even better news — this means your power bill is likely to go down. But if you think you pay a lot for energy, imagine paying Nellis’ bill of approximately $1 million…

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ADC: An undue influence to justice

Posted October 17, 2014 by Airman 1st Class Rachel Loftis

In the event trouble attaches itself to an Airman; the Area Defense Counsel is available to provide confidential counsel. Whether the Airman is under investigation, facing an Article 15, letter of reprimand or other adverse actions, the ADC is available.

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AF releases criteria for new service medal

Posted October 17, 2014 by Secretary of the Air Force Public Affairs Office

Courtesy graphic Graphic of the Nuclear Deterrence Operations Service Medal. WASHINGTON — Air Force officials released nomination criteria for the new Nuclear Deterrence Operations Service Medal, following Secretary of the Air Force Deborah Lee James’ May 27, 2014, authorization. The medal will be awarded to individuals for their direct support of nuclear deterrence operations. “This service…

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2015 Vanguard award nominations due Jan. 28

Posted October 17, 2014 by Janis El Shabazz

JOINT BASE SAN ANTONIO-RANDOLPH, Texas — Nominations for the 2015 Noncommissioned Officers Association Vanguard award are due to the Air Force Personnel Center by Jan. 28, Air Force officials said. The award annually recognizes one enlisted member from each of the uniformed services for an act of heroism that results in saving someone’s life or…

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