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Creech, Nellis host first-ever joint K-9 combat training

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Air Force photograph by Airman 1st Class Haley Stevens Staff Sgt. Juan Hinojosa, 99th Security Forces Squadron military working dog handler and Erik, 99th SFS MWD, respond to a simulated “live-fire” scenario during a training exercise Aug. 8, 2018, at Nellis Air Force Base, Nev. This portion of the training was to test the dog’s…

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57th ATG welcomes new commander

Posted August 10, 2018 by Airman 1st Class Andrew D. Sarver

The 57th Adversary Tactics Group held a change of command ceremony Aug. 3, 2018, at Nellis Air Force Base, Nev.

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NATCF; eyes, ears of Red Flag 18-3 aircraft

Posted August 10, 2018 by Airman Bailee A. Darbasie

In a large, dimly lit room located in the Nellis Air Traffic Control Facility (NATCF), faces are illuminated only by the reflection of air traffic control radar scopes.

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20th SOS takes to skies for Red Flag 18-3

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Air Force photograph by Airman 1st Class Andrew D. Sarver A CV-22 Osprey tiltrotor aircraft, assigned to the 20th Special Operations Squadron, Cannon Air Force Base, N.M., flies over the Las Vegas strip, July 31, 2018. The 20th SOS is at Nellis Air Force Base, Nev., participating in Red Flag 18-3.   Air Force photograph…

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Colombian Air Force Faith in the Cause Medal

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Air Force photograph by Staff Sgt. Angela Ruiz U.S. Air Force service members stand for a group photo after receiving the Colombian Air Force Faith in the Cause Medal from the Commander of the Colombian air force, Gen. Carlos Eduardo Bueno Vargas during Red Flag 18-3 at Nellis Air Force Base, Nev., July 27, 2018….

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Red Flag 18-3: New milestone for AFSOC MQ-9s

Posted August 10, 2018 by Airman 1st Class Andrew D. Sarver

Paintings, posters and photos highlighting more than 40 years of combat air force heritage line the busy, narrow halls of the 414th Combat Training Squadron building, home of Red Flag.

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Nellis Airman showcases innovative idea

Posted August 10, 2018 by Airman Bailee Darbasie

Senior Airman Joseph Fleischli, with the help of AFWERX-Vegas, presented an innovative idea to improve the delinking feeder component for the GAU-2 weapon system to Maj. Gen. Pete Gersten, U.S. Air Force Warfare Center commander, at Nellis Air Force Base, Nev., Aug. 3.

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Colombian Air Force participates in Red Flag

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Air Force photograph by Staff Sgt. Angela Ruiz A Colombian air force Kfir fighter jet pilot and crew chief conduct pre-flight inspections on the jet during Red Flag 18-3 at Nellis Air Force Base, Nev., July 27, 2018. The Colombian air force’s Kfir fighter jets were training alongside U.S. Forces during Red Flag 18-3 in…

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Airmen, families connect to Nellis military community with ShopMyExchange.Com’s new hub page

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To keep Airmen and military families connected to their communities, the Army & Air Force Exchange Service has debuted a resource page on ShopMyExchange.com with up-to-date information on installation-wide events and programs. The Hub, at www.ShopMyExchange.com/Community, provides information on events and specials at the Nellis Exchange and Commissary, as well as Morale, Welfare and Recreation…

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Red Flag 18-3: Readiness through innovation, integration and interoperability

Posted July 27, 2018 by Airman Bailee A. Darbasie

Southern Nevada residents may notice an increase in military aircraft activity from July 23 through Aug. 3, as Nellis begins the U.S. Air Force’s largest air-to-air combat training exercise: Red Flag 18-3.

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