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Dedicated Crew Chiefs keep jets, pilots flying

Posted July 27, 2018 by Airman Bailee Darbasie

Approximately 50 tactical aircraft maintenance specialists were honored for outstanding commitment at a dedicated crew chief ceremony July 13 in the 57th Wing Strike Aircraft Maintenance Unit hangar at Nellis Air Force Base, Nev.

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Beltway construction impacts access to North Las Vegas VA Medical Center

Posted July 27, 2018 by

Individuals traveling to the North Las Vegas VA Medical Center will see major traffic changes near the facility over the next year as the next phase of improvements begin on the northern portion of the Clark County 215 Beltway between North 5th Street and Lamb Boulevard. The first major impact to the VA medical center…

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Shopping Nellis Exchange generates $550,006.49 for quality-of-life programs

Posted July 27, 2018 by

Last year, the Nellis community generated $550,006.49 for critical Quality-of-Life program as Airmen, retirees and their families shopped the Nellis Exchange. The $550,006.49 dividend is used to support Nellis programs, such as Warrior Fitness Center and the Child Development Center. “Shopping at the Exchange puts money right back into the Nellis community,” said Exchange General…

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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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32nd WPS activates; focuses on cyberspace domain

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

The 32nd Weapons Squadron activated June 28 at Nellis Air Force Base, Nev.

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Nellis Airmen take part in Summerlin July 4th parade

Posted July 13, 2018 by

Air Force photograph The Nellis Honor Guard leads the parade.   Air Force photograph Nellis Airmen ride a float during the Summerlin July 4th parade.   Nellis Airman ride in a car during the parade.

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Cokesbury’s Rolling River Rampage

Posted July 13, 2018 by

Courtesy photograph The Nellis Chapel hosted Vacation Bible School June 25-29. The theme this year was Rolling River Rampage and the children were invited on a white-water rafting adventure to experience the ride of a lifetime with God. Along the river, rafters discovered that life with God is an adventure full of wonder and surprise….

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Mech Marines assault Combat Town, MEUEX draws to a close

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Marine Corp photograph by Gunnery Sgt. T.T. Parish Lance Cpl. Ezequiel Hernandez, a rifleman with Echo Company, Battalion Landing Team, 2nd Battalion, 5th Marines, holds security inside a secured building during a mechanized assault on Combat Town as part of the 31st Marine Expeditionary Unit’s MEU Exercise, Central Training Area, Okinawa, Japan, June 28, 2018….

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Nevada ANG joins Colorado firefighting effort

Posted July 6, 2018 by 2nd Lt. Emerson Marcus

The National Interagency Fire Center has requested a C-130 aircraft and aircrew from the Nevada Air National Guard’s 152nd Airlift Wing  to aid firefighting efforts in Colo.

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Creech child care: Taking care of the Hunter family

Posted June 29, 2018 by Senior Airman James Thompson

Air Force photograph by Senior Airman James Thompson A child gazes at an MQ-1 Predator during bring your child to work day April 27, 2017, at Creech Air Force Base, Nev. Creech recently received its own Family Child Care coordinator facilitates all child care questions and needs. In an effort to address child care needs…

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