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NAFB Exchange holds grand opening ceremony

Posted November 13, 2015 by Airman 1st Class Rachel Loftis

The newly renovated Nellis AFB Exchange shopping center held its grand opening here Nov. 10. The 221,800 square-foot shopping center experienced its first remodel in 13 years. It features updates to the main store as well as the food court and concessions.

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MARE tests Nellis readiness

Posted November 4, 2016 by Airman 1st Class Kevin Tanenbaum

U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Kevin Tanenbaum A Mission First Support Services biohazard engineer checks the panels of an F-16 Fighting Falcon during the MARE at Nellis Air Force Base, Nev., Oct. 13. The MARE tested the ability for the participating units to respond after a simulated aircraft crash. NELLIS AIR FORCE…

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Assuring maintenance quality for the MQ-1, MQ-9 mission

Posted May 13, 2016 by Senior Airman Christian Clausen

Quality assurance Airmen in the maintenance world are known by many titles; the “best of the best”, the “eyes and ears,” and even “sharks in the water” for their ‘no nonsense’ attitudes where maintenance is concerned.

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Interoperability is key to F-35A combat success

Posted February 10, 2017 by Donovan K Potter

The F-35A Lightning II can carry thousands of pounds of bombs, but its ability to gather and share information is just as deadly.

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57th Wing

Posted November 9, 2016 by

The 57th Wing is the most diverse wing in the United States Air Force. Its innovative professionals lead advanced, realistic, multi-domain training focused on winning the high-end fight for world-wide combat air forces and showcases aerospace power to the world while overseeing the dynamic and challenging flying operations at Nellis Air Force Base, Nevada. It…

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New Year’s Eve, 2018

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Army National Guard photograph by Sgt. Walter Lowell Soldiers assigned to the 1-221 Cavalry, Nevada Army National Guard keep watch as fireworks go off in the background during the 2018 New Year’s celebration on the Las Vegas Strip. The Soldiers were working with the Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department in an exercise to defend a…

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Nevada ANG chaplain: ‘I want people to know Islam is not evil’

Posted May 12, 2017 by Tech. Sgt. Emerson Marcus

Laura Magee remembers asking her father about religion when she was 8 while innocently combing her hair in front of a large vanity mirror.

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ProCamps bring football stars to military youth

Posted June 24, 2016 by DeCA Corporate Communications

FORT LEE, Va. — Thousands of boys and girls in military communities, including Nellis Air Force Base, Nevada, are seeing their pro football heroes up close and personal through youth football ProCamps sponsored by Procter and Gamble in partnership with the Defense Commissary Agency. The Nellis ProCamp runs June 26-27 with Andre Roberts, wide receiver…

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B-1B Lancer: Hard to be humble

Posted February 17, 2017 by Airman 1st Class Kevin Tanenbaum

The engines from two powerful bombers hum at an even pace as one of the most essential airframes in the U.S. Air Force’s arsenal, the B-1B Lancer, prepares to takeoff.

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Chapel Fest

Posted October 27, 2017 by

The Nellis Chapel hosted Chapel Fest — A Celebration of Religious Freedom from 5-9 p.m., Oct. 19 near the Base Housing Office. During the event, the Chapel offered food, games for the children and information on the Chapel and other religious institutions in the area. For more information on the Nellis Chapel and the programs…

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