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Nellis Main Exchange doubles savings on gas

Posted December 11, 2015 by Army and Air Force Exchange Service Public Affairs

NELLIS AIR FORCE BASE, Nev.—The Army & Air Force Exchange Service is keeping military shoppers’ wallets from running on empty this holiday season by doubling the discount MILITARY STAR® cardholders receive on fuel. From Dec. 18 through Dec. 20, drivers fueling up with a MILITARY STAR card at Exchange gas stations will receive 10 cents…

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Nellis AFB inducts new Honorary Commanders

Posted April 28, 2017 by Senior Airman Kevin Tanenbaum

With more than 130 guests in attendance, the 99th Air Base Wing hosted the annual Honorary Commanders’ Induction Ceremony for 25 new members April 6 in the Thunderbirds Hangar.

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Silver State Peacekeepers builds community relations with Nellis ALS

Posted April 28, 2017 by Staff Sgt. Matthew Fries

The Silver State Peacekeepers showed their support to the Nellis Air Force Base community by donating a portrait displaying the history of the security forces career field to the Nellis Airman Leadership School, Feb. 24.

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Airmen participate in joint rescue mission

Posted March 14, 2018 by Staff Sgt. Eric Summers Jr.

Air Force photograph by Senior Airman Kevin Tanenbaum A pararescueman is hoisted into an HH-60G Pave Hawk helicopter, assigned to the 66th Rescue Squadron, during training at Nellis Air Force Base, Nev., Feb. 22, 2018. The mission of the 66th Rescue Squadron is to provide rapidly deployable, expeditionary, and agile combat search and rescue. Rescue…

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99th MDG welcomes new commander

Posted July 13, 2018 by Airman 1st Class Andrew D. Sarver

The 99th Medical Group held a change of command ceremony June 29, at Nellis Air Force Base, Nev.

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USAFWS holds first Loadmaster advanced instructor course

Posted June 29, 2018 by Senior Airman Kevin Tanenbaum

The inaugural iteration of the Loadmaster Advanced Instructor Course (AIC) for the C-130J Super Hercules participated in the U.S. Air Force Weapons School Advanced Integration from May 21 to June 13.

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Cyber Readiness: 365-day requirement

Posted January 6, 2017 by Staff Sgt. Siuta B. Ika

NELLIS AIR FORCE BASE, Nev. — Adhering to standard physical security, information security and information assurance policies has never been more important due to today’s ever-evolving cyber threats. Members of Nellis and Creech Air Force Bases, and the Nevada Test and Training Range can be put to the test on all three areas in a…

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Coalition nations join forces at Red Flag 16-1

Posted February 19, 2016 by Senior Airman Alex Fox Echols III

Three coalition nations joined forces here during the world’s premier advanced, realistic, combat air, space and cyberspace training exercise to build a capable, cohesive team.

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Wings of Blue — U.S. Air Force Skydiving Team

Posted November 9, 2016 by

The Wings of Blue has a reputation for exceptional officers and great leaders … not just exceptional skydivers. Since the team’s inception, the Wings of Blue has produced four team members who have become astronauts, 10 team members who have become general officers, and countless others

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Boston Market opens at Base Exchange

Posted June 17, 2016 by

U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Jake Carter Col. Richard Boutwell, 99th Air Base Wing commander, cuts the ribbon with members from the Nellis community to signify the opening of Boston Market at the Base Exchange on Nellis Air Force Base, Nev. June 13. This is the first Boston Market to open on an…

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