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Red Flag

Posted February 9, 2018 by

F-15Es from 335th Fighter Squadron, Seymour Johnson Air Force Base, N.C., on the Nellis flightline as part of Red Flag operations.   Royal Australian Air Force photograph Aircraft from the Royal Australian Air Force are taking part in Red Flag 18-1 at Nellis Air Force Base, Nev., Jan. 29-Feb. 16. RAAF aircraft taking part include…

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Nellis Chapel 2018 Easter, Passover Services

Posted February 9, 2018 by

• Ash Wednesday: Feb. 14 – Main Chapel Catholic Mass 11:30 a.m. Ashes at the Hospital at 10 a.m. • Protestant Lenten Lunch: Every Wed. at 11:30 a.m. Feb. 4-March 28 • Stations of Cross: Every Friday at 5 p.m. Feb. 16.-March 23 • Soup & Bread: Every Friday at 6 p.m., Feb. 16-March 23…

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Doolittle legacy honored, RPA aviators continue to deliver justice

Posted January 31, 2018 by Master Sgt. Nadine Y. Barclay

There were moments, which through their pure magnitude galvanized the nation, inspiring those to act, forever altering the fabric of our lives.

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MQ-1B accident investigation report released

Posted January 31, 2018 by

Crew error and datalink issues caused an MQ-1B to crash Feb. 2, 2016, in the U.S. Central Command area of responsibility, according to an Air Combat Command Abbreviated Accident Investigation Board report released Jan. 30, 2018. The MQ-1B was assigned to the 432nd Wing at Creech Air Force Base, Nev., and operated by a launch…

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Red Flag 18-1 takes off at Nellis

Posted January 29, 2018 by

The U.S. Air Force has kicked off its largest three-week premier air-to-air combat training exercise, Red Flag 18-1. The exercise began Jan. 26 and will conclude Feb. 16. Base officials want to remind Southern Nevada residents will notice increased military aircraft activity due to aircraft departing from Nellis Air Force Base, NEv., twice-a-day to participate…

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Childcare provider program aims to help RPA families

Posted January 29, 2018 by

Air Force photograph by Senior Airman Christian Clausen The Nellis and Creech Family Child Care office has expanded its childcare options to fill current childcare gaps for members assigned to the Remotely Piloted Aircraft mission at Creech Air Force Base, Nev. Individuals seeking to start their own business or to help fellow military families can…

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Fear, sadness turn to healing, hope

Posted January 26, 2018 by Maj. Ebony Malloy

What does one do when a peaceful musical performance is abruptly ignited by a horrific event?

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USS Frank Cable’s focus on departure

Posted January 26, 2018 by

Navy photograph by Seaman Heather D. Wamsley Hull Maintenance Technician 2nd Class Darion Jester, from Las Vegas, Nev., assigned to the submarine tender USS Frank Cable (AS 40), helps a fellow sailor don his firefighting equipment during a damage control training team exercise, Dec. 18, 2017. Frank Cable is currently completing a dry-dock phase maintenance…

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Red Flag 18-1 takes off at Nellis

Posted January 24, 2018 by

The U.S. Air Force kicked off its largest three-week premier air-to-air combat training exercise — Red Flag 18-1 – Jan. 22. The exercise will conclude Feb. 16. Officials at Nellis Air Force Base, Nev., reminded Southern Nevada residents they will notice increased military aircraft activity due to aircraft departing from Nellis, twice-a-day to participate in…

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WEPTAC 2018 – Developing multiple-domain tactics to support air ops

Posted January 15, 2018 by

The Air Combat Command’s Directorate of Operations in conjunction with the U.S. Air Force Warfare Center hosted the 2018 Combat Air Force Weapons and Tactics Conference, Jan. 2-12 at Nellis Air Force Base, Nev.

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