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Air Force Wounded Warrior Trials begin

Posted April 11, 2014 by Staff Sgt. Jack Sanders

U.S. Air Force photo by Lorenz Crespo Master Sgt. Christopher Aguilera, an Air Force Wounded Warrior participant lights the cauldron signifying the beginning of the Air Force Wounded Warrior Trails April 7 at Nellis Air Force Base, Nev. Aguilera, who is a survivor of the June 9, 2010 “Pedro 66” helicopter crash in southwest Afghanistan,…

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Boutwell becomes new Nellis ‘Mayor’

Posted July 3, 2014 by Senior Airman Timothy Young

Nellis Air Force Base, Nev. - Col. Richard H. Boutwell, 99th Air Base Wing commander, accepted command of the wing during a ceremony held at the Thunderbird hangar here June 27.

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Always vigilant: Command post provides oversight, assistance

Posted September 5, 2014 by Staff Sgt. Siuta B. Ika

Tech. Sgt. Laura Langley (left) and Senior Airman Sarah Myers, 99th Air Base Wing Command Post senior and junior controllers, field phone calls at their workstations at Nellis Air Force Base, Aug. 21. Command post controllers are the ‘eyes and ears’ of Nellis and Creech AFBs, and constantly monitor interactions occurring on both installations.  …

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57th Wing

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U.S. Air Force Photo by Master Sgt. Kevin Gruenwald NELLIS AIR FORCE BASE, Nev. — An F-22A Raptor and F-15C Eagle from the U.S. Air Force Weapons School’s 433rd Weapons Squadron fly in formation over the Nevada Test and Training Range. The 57th Wing is the most diverse wing in the United States Air Force….

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NHP honors RED HORSE Airmen for bravery

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U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Thomas Spangler Capt. Thom Jackson (left), Nevada Highway Patrol state trooper, speaks to the 820th RED HORSE at Nellis Air Force Base, Nev., Jan. 23. Jackson attended the ceremony to honor the bravery shown by, Tech. Sgt. Adam Dixon, Staff Sgt. James Maxwell and Airman 1st Class Christopher…

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LRS fuels Nellis’ mission success

Posted March 27, 2015 by Staff Sgt. Jack Sanders

U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Mikaley Towle Staff Sgt. Mike Radcliff, U.S. Air Force Air Demonstration Squadron crew chief, and Airman 1st Class Patrick Fields, 99th Logistics Readiness Squadron fuels mobile distribution operator, prepare to refuel an F-16 Fighting Falcon from the U.S. Air Force Air Demonstration Squadron on the flightline at…

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IEDs, UXOs no problem for EOD

Posted May 22, 2015 by Airman 1st Class Jake Carter

Whenever an unexploded ordnance is found on base, a perimeter is set and a safety checklist is initiated. At the top of the list is to call the explosive ordnance disposal team to assess the situation and take care of the job.

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Guardian Angels support the troops and care for their animals

Posted April 20, 2012 by By Ron LaBar

If you are a pet owner and/or are preparing for a deployment, you really ought to read this. My wife, an avid animal lover, ran across something on the Internet, which piqued her curiosity.

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We are home

Posted June 8, 2012 by U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Jason Couillard

U.S. Air Force Tech. Sgt. Bobby Fly, 823rd Maintenance Squadron flight line expediter, is reunited with his son Jason Fly after a six month deployment to Afghanistan June 4, 2012, at Nellis Air Force Base, Nev. The 823 MXS was deployed for 180 days to Kandahar Airfield.

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Key Spouses keep communication flowing

Posted September 7, 2012 by Master Sgt. David Miller

U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Christopher Hubenthal Stephanie Garnes, 99th Force Support Squadron Airman and Family Readiness Center key spouse program coordinator, and Sheri Marler, 99th Air Base Wing key spouse mentor, wife of Chief Master Sgt. Vincent Marler, 99th Air Base Wing command chief, speak with family members of a deployed airman…

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