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Dedicated crew chief: Second to none

Posted June 2, 2017 by Airman 1st Class Andrew D. Sarver

The 57th Wing at Nellis Air Force Base, Nev., held its first dedicated crew chief ceremony in more than five years here May 19 to recognize nearly 50 Airmen.

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First MQ-9 model build: An Airman innovation

Posted September 11, 2017 by

When Master Sgt. Eric took his senior NCO creed he promised to serve beyond the call of duty and take care of those following in his footsteps.

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Airshow 2017: 57th Wing

Posted November 11, 2017 by

The 57th Wing, as the most diverse wing in the Air Force, provides advanced, realistic and multi-domain training focused on ensuring dominance through air, space and cyberspace. The wing’s mission is innovative professionals leading advanced, realistic, multi-domain training focused on winning the high-end fight. The 57th Wing is comprised of the USAF Weapons School, 57th…

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Trees for troops

Posted December 22, 2017 by

Courtesy photograph Volunteers gathered Dec. 8 to take part in the annual Trees for Troops program. The donated trees are given to airmen and their families at the Nellis Air Force Base, Nev. Courtesy photograph

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Red Flag 18-1 concludes

Posted February 23, 2018 by

Air Force photograph by Airman 1st Class Andrew D. Sarver A Royal Air Force pilot prepares his gear before flying during Red Flag 18-1 at Nellis Air Force Base, Nev., Feb. 5, 2018. Red Flag provides pilots with real-time war scenarios.  

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Weapons loaders compete in quarterly load crew competition

Posted April 18, 2018 by Airman 1st Class Andrew D. Sarver

Air Force photograph by Airman 1st Class Andrew D. Sarver Airmen assigned to the 389th Aircraft Maintenance Unit, Mountain Home Air Force Base, Idaho, perform final checks on an F-15 Eagle fighter jet during a load crew competition at Nellis Air Force Base, Nev., April 13, 2018. Each team consisted of three members who played…

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Exchange doubles gas savings Oct. 9-11 for MILITARY STAR® cardholders

Posted October 9, 2015 by Army & Air Force Exchange Service

DALLAS — To celebrate the launch of the MILITARY STAR® rewards program, the Army & Air Force Exchange Service is pumping up gas savings by doubling the discount for MILITARY STAR® cardholders. From Oct. 9 to Oct. 11, drivers fueling up with a MILITARY STAR® card at AAFES gas stations will receive 10 cents off…

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Nellis expands education options for elementary-age dependents

Posted December 4, 2015 by Staff Sgt. Siuta B. Ika

Beginning in the 2016-2017 school year, elementary-age children of Department of Defense employees will have the option of attending an on-base public charter school.

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606th ACS takes control of skies over Red Flag

Posted February 5, 2016 by Senior Airman Jake Carter

When pilots fly over the massive Nevada Test and Training Range north of Las Vegas during Red Flag exercises, they always have to be in contact with one another to make key decisions which will determine who will be the day’s victors and losers.

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ECARS to implement April 1 at Nellis AFB

Posted March 18, 2016 by Senior Airman Jake Carter

The Employee-Certification and Reporting System program, which aims to control smog levels in Clark County, is scheduled to be implemented at Nellis AFB on April 1.

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