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Merry Creech-mas: 432nd Wing receives first Christmas tree

Posted December 13, 2017 by Airman 1st Class Haley Stevens

Air Force photograph by Senior Airman Christian Clausen Two Creech Air Force Base members decorate a Christmas tree Dec. 2, 2017, at Creech AFB, Nev. Diamond Resorts International donated the tree and decorations as a thank you to Creech service members and their families. Creech Air Force Base, Nev., Hunters and Diamondbacks were surprised to…

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Motivating Sheepdogs: Army colonel shares knowledge

Posted December 8, 2017 by Airman 1st Class Haley Stevens

Retired U.S. Army Lt. Col. Dave Grossman recently visited team Creech to discuss the importance of mental fitness, the effects the fight against terrorism has on military members and why each Airman is necessary to accomplish the Air Force mission.

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328th WPS cyber course revs up weapons officer development

Posted December 8, 2017 by Susan Garcia

The U.S. Air Force Weapons School’s Cyberspace Warfare Operations Weapons Instructor Course, under the 328th Weapon Squadron at Nellis Air Force Base, Nev., may have had its start just five years ago, but the cadre is wasting no time in innovating its curriculum to advance tactics and accelerate development of future leaders.

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Project Homeless Connect 2017

Posted December 8, 2017 by John Archiquette

Veterans Administration photograph A Homeless PACT Team outreach member talks with a veteran during the 25th annual Project Homeless Connect in Las Vegas Nov. 14. NORTH LAS VEGAS, Nev. — The VA Southern Nevada Healthcare System continued its efforts to support the local homeless community by participating in the 25th annual Project Homeless Connect in…

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ITT hosts winter travel fair

Posted December 8, 2017 by Courtesy photographs

On Dec. 1, Information, Tickets and Tours hosted their first Winter Travel Fair at the Nellis Club. Local vendors were on hand – along with vendors from Arizona, California and Florida — to ‘show off’ cool winter vacation deals and destinations. Information, Tickets and Tours is located at 4311 Carswell Ave., Nellis AFB — Bldg….

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Thunderbirds commander relieved of duty

Posted December 1, 2017 by

Lt. Col. Jason Heard, commander of the U.S. Air Force Air Demonstration Squadron. The Thunderbirds, has been relieved of command upon the completion of the 2017 season. Brig. Gen. Jeannie Leavitt, commander of the 57th Wing commander at Nellis aIr Force Base, Nev., relieved Heard effective Nov. 20. While Heard led the team through a…

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Eagle Eyes enables Airmen to ensure security

Posted November 27, 2017 by Airman 1st Class Haley Stevens

The safety and security of each installation falls on the observations of the Airmen, civilians and retirees who occupy it. The Eagle Eyes program at Creech Air Force Base, Nev., is an anti-terrorism initiative that relies on the awareness of base occupants and connects them to the proper authorities. Eagle Eyes encourages people to familiarize…

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328th WPS cyber course revs up weapons officer development

Posted November 22, 2017 by Susan Garcia

The U.S. Air Force Weapons School’s Cyberspace Warfare Operations Weapons Instructor Course, under the 328th Weapon Squadron at Nellis Air Force Base, Nev., may have had its start just five years ago, but the cadre is wasting no time in innovating its curriculum to advance tactics and accelerate development of future leaders.

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Predator accident investigation report released

Posted November 22, 2017 by

A mechanical failure of the left tail clamp and/or tail clamp bolts caused an MQ-1B Predator to crash Nov. 8, 2015 in the U.S. Central Command Area of responsibility, according to an Air Combat Command Abbreviated Accident Investigation Board report released Nov. 21. The MQ-1B was assigned to the 432nd Wing at Creech Air Force…

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Local culinary art high school students bake cookie for Airmen

Posted November 22, 2017 by Lawrence Crespo

Air Force photograph by Lawrence Crespo Master Sgt. Keelye Coffins, U.S. Air Force Weapons School first sergeant, selects a box of cookies from Northwest Career and Technical Academy culinary art students at the Nellis Air Force Base, Nev., Community Common on Nov. 17. The culinary arts students baked 10,000 assorted cookies for Nellis and Creech…

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