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Cookie Drive spreads holiday cheer

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U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Siuta B. Ika A donator to the Airman Cookie Drive hands over a bag of homemade cookies during the cookie drive’s drop off at the chapel on Nellis Air Force Base, Nev., Dec. 14. After cookies were collected, volunteers packaged them up and delivered them to Airmen living…

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Alaska ANG feels the heat at Red Flag 16-1

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U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Jake Carter Airman 1st Class David Hayes, 210th Rescue Squadron member, Joint Base Elmendorf-Richardson, Alaska, looks out the side of an HH-60 helicopter before taking off during Red Flag 16-1 Feb. 11 at Nellis Air Force Base, Nev. Being from Alaska, the 210th RQS participates in Red Flag…

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‘It’s getting hot in here’ : 555th RED HORSE builds fire station

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U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Kevin Tanenbaum An Airman, assigned to the 555th RED HORSE Squadron, kicks the dirt back from the freshly dug trench at Nellis Air Force Base, Nev., April 2. The contributions that the 555th RHS is able to provide can in part be attributed to how closely the…

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Luau celebrates culture, traditions, history

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U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Nathan Byrnes A sign hangs from the stage where entertainers performed during the Asian American and Pacific Islander Heritage Luau at Nellis Air Force Base, Nev., May 20. During the Asian American and Pacific Islander Heritage Month Luau the Asian Pacific American Association of Nellis/Creech/NTTR hosted a…

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Creech holds first NCO induction ceremony

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U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Adarius Petty Tech. Sgt. Daniel Villegas, 432nd Wing/432nd Air Expeditionary Wing NCO in charge of protocol, speaks to staff sergeant selects as the guest speaker during a NCO induction ceremony at Creech Air Force Base, Nev., Oct. 23. Approximately 50 inductees were honored for their promotion and received…

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Load crew competition tests teamwork

Posted January 22, 2016 by

U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Joshua Kleinholz Staff Sgt. Nancy Warner, assigned to the 757th Aircraft Maintenance Squadron, Thunder Aircraft Maintenance Unit, inspects ordnance prior to upload onto an A-10 Thunderbolt II during the annual load crew competition Jan. 15 at Nellis Air Force Base, Nev. A great amount of attention to detail…

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99th FSS leads implementation of new evaluation, promotion system

Posted February 26, 2016 by Airman 1st Class Nathan Byrnes

The Air Force is on the second of its three-year rollout of the most substantial changes in evaluation and promotion since 1970. The new evaluation and promotion system makes job performance the driving factor in promotions.

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Brig. Gen. Leavitt assumes command of 57th WG

Posted April 22, 2016 by Senior Airman Thomas Spangler

On April 15, during a change of command ceremony, Brig. Gen. Jeannie Leavitt assumed command of the 57th Wing from Brig. Gen. Christopher Short at the Strike Aircraft Maintenance Unit hangar on Nellis AFB.

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Communications Focal Point: New and Improved

Posted June 17, 2016 by Airman 1st Class Kevin Tanenbaum

Handling the load of over 11,000 Airmen’s communication on Nellis Air Force Base is a job that rests on the shoulders of the 99th Communications Squadron.

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RPA community reflects on 1-year anniversary of airdrop, aid for thousands

Posted October 2, 2015 by Staff Sgt. Adawn Kelsey

Between August and October 2014, the Remotely Piloted Aircraft community participated in operations which provided aid to Iraqi citizens who were being threatened by the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant on Mount Sinjar, Iraq.

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