0
comments
Air Force

Every Airmen can change how Air Force does business

Posted June 20, 2014 by Debbie Gildea

JOINT BASE SAN ANTONIO-RANDOLPH, Texas — Creative, motivated Airmen are the key to changing how the Air Force does business, and every Airman has an equal opportunity to make a lasting contribution through the Airmen Powered by Innovation program, Air Force Personnel Center officials said. Launched in April, API was initiated thanks to the success of the…

Full Story »

0
comments
Air Force

Some AFSCs removed from eligibility for retention boards

Posted June 20, 2014 by Secretary of the Air Force Public Affairs

WASHINGTON — Fewer Airmen than originally expected will meet involuntary retention boards this summer and fall, Air Force officials said June 13. Air Force leaders eliminated approximately 4,000 Airmen from eligibility for the upcoming boards at Secretary of the Air Force Deborah Lee James’s direction to bolster manning for nuclear-related air force specialty codes and to…

Full Story »

U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Thomas Spangler
0
comments
Air Force

99th ABW commander speaks to Nevada business leaders on hiring veterans

Posted June 13, 2014 by Airman 1st Class Thomas Spangler

U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Thomas Spangler Col. Barry Cornish, 99th Air Base Wing commander, speaks to local and state business leaders and politicians about the benefits of hiring veterans at the Las Vegas, Nev., City Hall June 5. Cornish, along with Las Vegas mayor Carolyn Goodman and Nevada governor Brian Sandoval,…

Full Story »

0
comments
Air Force

2014 Las Vegas Air Force Ball planning commences

Posted June 13, 2014 by Staff Report

CREECH AIR FORCE BASE, Nev. — Planning has begun for the 2014 Las Vegas Air Force Ball, scheduled to take place at the South Point Hotel Casino in Las Vegas Sept. 27 beginning at 6 p.m. At this year’s ball, Airmen, families, and friends will have an opportunity to “Celebrate the Airman’s Story” as they…

Full Story »

U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Adawn Kelsey
0
comments
Air Force

RPA community launches 65th CAP, meets SecDef initiative

Posted June 13, 2014 by Staff Sgt. Adawn Kelsey

U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Adawn Kelsey Airman First Class Ryder Luzadder, 432nd Aircraft Communications Maintenance Squadron communications technician, left, and Staff Sgt. Jose Feliciano, 432nd ACMS communications technician, look over technical orders for a ground control station May 28. The 432nd ACMS is the only squadron of its kind in the Air…

Full Story »

U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Thomas Spangler
0
comments
Air Force

Nellis graduates newest physician assistants

Posted June 13, 2014 by Airman 1st Class Joshua Kleinholz

U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Thomas Spangler 1st Lt. Kevin Stuessy (left), and 1st Lt. Christopher Gomez, Interservice Physician Assistant Program students, enter at the beginning of their graduation ceremony at the Mike O’Callaghan Federal Medical Center, June 6 at Nellis Air Force Base, Nev. Graduates of the IPAP are commissioned as…

Full Story »

0
comments
Air Force

AF implements new feedback process July 1

Posted June 13, 2014 by Debbie Gildea

JOINT BASE SAN ANTONIO-RANDOLPH, Texas — In a recent message to Airmen, Chief Master Sgt. of the Air Force James Cody and Chief of Staff Gen. Mark A. Welsh III announced plans to begin implementing a more comprehensive Air Force evaluation system for officers and enlisted members. The first step in the process will be the July…

Full Story »

U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Joshua Kleinholz
0
comments
Air Force

USAFADS announces 2015 officer selections

Posted June 13, 2014 by Tech. Sgt. Jake Richmond

Gen. Mike Hostage III, commander of Air Combat Command, has officially released the names of the officers who will be joining the U.S. Air Force Air Demonstration Squadron later this year, to begin preparations for the 2015 demonstration season.

Full Story »

U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Master Sgt. C.R.
0
comments
Air Force

432nd AMXS surpasses ACC mission capable standards

Posted June 6, 2014 by Staff Sgt. N.B.

U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Master Sgt. C.R. Airmen from the 432nd Aircraft Maintenance Squadron Tiger Aircraft Maintenance Unit weapons load crew inspect an AGM- 114 Hellfire missile loaded on an MQ-9 Reaper prior to launch at Creech Air Force Base, Nev., May 12. The 432nd Maintenance Group has continuously exceeded the RPA standard…

Full Story »

0
comments
Air Force

Permissive TDY allowed for voluntary force management separation

Posted June 6, 2014 by Debbie Gildea

JOINT BASE SAN ANTONIO-RANDOLPH, Texas — Airmen who separate under voluntary and involuntary force management programs may be eligible for permissive TDY. Airmen should check their separation orders to ensure the statement is included in the remarks block. The statement should read “Member separating voluntarily under force management program and may be eligible for (permissive) TDY according…

Full Story »


All of this week's top headlines to your email every Friday.


Directory powered by Business Directory Plugin