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Boom, Boom, Pow: 57th Wing’s Load Crew Competition

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U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Tanenbaum Load crew members from Strike Aircraft Maintenance Unit loads an armament during the 57th Wing’s Load Crew of the Quarter Competition at Nellis Air Force Base, Nev., April 8. Strike AMU is responsible for the aircraft maintenance of the F-15 Strike Eagle at Nellis AFB.  …

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99th LRS: Movin’ on up

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U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Kevin Tanenbaum Staff Sgt. Wendell Belford, 99th Logistics Readiness Squadron F-35 Aircraft Parts Store supervisor, reaches for a box while preparing to move parts from the old to the new location, at Nellis Air Force Base, Nev., June 6. The amenities that the new facility provides will…

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High-end fight integration: Navy brings electronic warfare to Red Flag

Posted July 29, 2016 by Senior Airman Jake Carter

The Electronic Attack Squadron 139 from Naval Air Station Whidbey Island, Washington, is taking electronic warfare to the skies during Red Flag 16-3 at Nellis Air Force Base, Nevada.

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NDI: catching microscopic problems

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U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Kevin Tanenbaum Charles Duke, Mission First Support Services non-destructive inspection technician, attaches a laser pointer prior to taking an x-ray in the NDI Lab on Nellis Air Force Base, Nev. Sept. 28. The NDI Lab is manned 24 hours a day, seven days a week due to…

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U. S. Air Force Warfare Center

Posted November 9, 2016 by

The U. S. Air Force Warfare Center at Nellis Air Force Base, Nevada, reports directly to the Air Combat Command. The Center was founded Sept. 1, 1966, as the U.S. Air Force Tactical Fighter Weapons Center. It was later renamed the U.S. Air Force Warfare Center in October 2005. The USAFWC exists to ensure deployed…

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Hill’s F-35As arrive for Red Flag 17-1

Posted February 3, 2017 by Airman 1st Class Kevin Tanenbaum

U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Kevin Tanenbaum A crew chief, assigned to the 34th Fighter Squadron, Hill Air Force Base, Utah, marshals an F-35A Lightning II after landing on Nellis Air Force Base, Nev., Jan. 21. The F-35A is participating in Red Flag 17-1, making it the first iteration to incorporate the…

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America’s oldest RPA unit celebrates 75 years

Posted March 17, 2017 by Tech. Sgt. Nadine Barclay

Airmen from the 432nd Wing/432nd Air Expeditionary Wing celebrated the 11th Attack Squadron’s 75th anniversary of providing America with intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance capabilities here since March 2, 1942.

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Nellis celebrates National Defense Transportation Week

Posted May 26, 2017 by Airman 1st Class Andrew D. Sarver

National Defense Transportation Week was held May 15–19 to celebrate the contributions of vehicle operators and first responders.

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Providing freedom from terror: RPAs help reclaim Sirte

Posted August 3, 2017 by Senior Airman Christian Clausen

In May 2015, Sirte, Libya, still recovering from the fallout of civil war, fell to the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria forces. It took a year until the United Nations backed government of Libya, the Government of National Accord, launched an offensive to retake the city.

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Gospel Choir anniversary

Posted October 27, 2017 by

Courtesy photograph The 1st CME Choir of Las Vegas sings Hallelujah at the Nellis Chapel. The Nellis Chapel Gospel Choir celebrated their 38th anniversary Oct. 14. Also on hand for the celebration was the Unity Baptist of Las Vegas Choir. The day featured a gospel choir workshop and, following the worship program, dinner was served…

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