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Typhoons swing into Red Flag for first time

Posted March 22, 2013 by Caitlin Kenney

U.S. Air Force photo by Caitlin Kenney A Royal Air Force Typhoon FGR4 takes off during Red Flag 13-3 at Nellis Air Force Base, Nev. The Typhoons participated in Red Flag at Nellis for the first time, honing tactics and skills necessary in operations among allied forces. NELLIS AIR FORCE BASE, Nev. — The British…

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34th Weapons Squadron participates in terminal employment phase

Posted March 22, 2013 by Senior Airman Brett Clashman

The 34th Weapons Squadron, assigned to the U.S. Air Force Weapons School began the terminal employment phase of their class syllabus March 11, over the Orchard Combat Training Center, Idaho.

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Nellis AMU receives Lightning IIs

Posted March 15, 2013 by Senior Airman Jack Sanders

U.S. Air Force photo by Lawrence Crespo To the right of the nose gear, U.S. Air Force Maj. Gen. Jeffery G. Lofgren, left, U.S. Air Force Warfare Center commander, and Brig. Gen. Charles Moore, right, 57th Wing commander, wait to greet the pilots of the two F-35 Lighting IIs that arrived at Nellis Air Force…

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Intramural Champions

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U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Christopher Tam Kendal Dismute, 99th Civil Engineer Squadron, shoots a free throw during the intramural basketball championship game against the 57th Aircraft Maintenance Squadron March 7 at Nellis Air Force Base, Nev. The 99th CES defeated the 57th AMXS 61 -55 to become the intramural basketball champions.

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LeaveWeb updates from 3.5 to 4.0

Posted March 15, 2013 by Airman 1st Class Monet Villacorte

Nellis Air Force Base’s new LeaveWeb system is now available for Airmen to use. The change was made from the 3.5 to the 4.0 version which has significantly changed its user friendliness Feb. 25.

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Australians hone command, control battle management skills at Red Flag 13-3

Posted March 15, 2013 by Lawrence Crespo

Officers and Airmen from the Royal Australian Air Force’s Number 2 Squadron Airborne Early Warning and Control, from Base Williamtown located on the southeastern coastal city of Newcastle in New South Wales Australia traveled more than 7,700 miles to participate in Red Flag 13-3.

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Sequestration measures cancel Thunderbirds’ appearances past April 1

Posted March 8, 2013 by Maj. Darrick. B. Lee

U.S. Air Force photo by Tech. Sgt. Manuel J. Martinez Thunderbirds perform the Line Abreast Loop during the Commander of Air Combat Command Acceptance Air Show at Nellis Air Force Base, Nev. on March 4. NELLIS AIR FORCE BASE, Nev. — In response to sequestration actions, the Air Force and Air Combat Command officials have…

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Women who aren’t afraid of heights or fights

Posted March 8, 2013 by Senior Airman Daniel Hughes

With women now allowed to pursue combat related career fields, the first notion is that women have not participated in combat related duties whatsoever. But in reality this isn’t the first time women have been put in the line of fire.

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One fish two fish, red fish blue fish: Airmen participate in Nevada Reading Week

Posted March 8, 2013 by Airman 1st Class Monet Villacorte

Excited and anxious children sit at their desks in anticipation as their guest reader, wearing the familiar green tiger-striped camouflage uniform, walks to the front of the classroom and takes a seat.

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Service members get adopted by Las Vegas community

Posted March 8, 2013 by Airman 1st Class Monet Villacorte

With the sacrifices service members have to make, whether being deployed or learning the lay of the land of a new duty station, it is always helpful to have someone there to help with challenges they may face.

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