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AF to grow, enhance Nellis group with close air support focus

Posted August 19, 2016 by

Nevada’s Nellis Air Force Base plans to restructure the 57th Operations Group to enhance its focus on close air support integration, Air Force officials announced Aug. 16.

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AFSVA to implement new RPA childcare

Posted January 6, 2017 by Airman 1st Class Kristan Campbell

CREECH AIR FORCE BASE, Nev. — When it comes to being stationed at Creech Air Force Base, service members with small children have a full plate. In addition to supporting a 24/7/365 mission, parents worry about the availability, quality and cost of care their child is receiving. The base’s remote location and limited access to…

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C2 summit; Roadmap to USAF future operating concept

Posted January 22, 2016 by

U.S. Air Force photo by Lawrence Crespo Gen. Hawk Carlisle Commander, Air Combat Command, addresses senior Air Force leaders and policy makers at the 2016 Command and Control Summit, “Roadmap to the Air Force Future Operating Concept,” in the Green Flag Auditorium, Jan. 12 at Nellis Air Force Base, Nev. The centerpiece of the second…

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EOD technicians defuse threats before they occur

Posted May 12, 2017 by

U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Kevin Tanenbaum Explosive ordnance disposal technicians from the 99th Civil Engineer Squadron walk onto the range for training on Nellis Air Force Base, Nev., May 3. EOD technicians are trained to detect, disarm, detonate and dispose of explosive threats all over the world, making them are the specialists…

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NAFB conducts post airshow FOD walk

Posted November 18, 2016 by

U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Rachel Loftis Airmen conduct a post Aviation Nation air show foreign object debris walk at the flight line on Nellis Air Force Base, Nev., Nov. 14. In order to protect assets from foreign object damage following the air show, the base hosts a post event FOD Walk. This…

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99th CES pounds stakes for Prime BEEF Day

Posted October 27, 2017 by Airman 1st Class Andrew D. Saver

Air Force photograph by Airman 1st Class Andrew D. Sarver Airmen from the 99th Civil Engineer Squadron fall into formation to kick off their monthly base emergency engineer force training exercise at Nellis Air Force Base, Nev., Oct. 19, 2017. The training consisted of bare base setup and airfield management. Airmen from the 99th Civil…

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Airshow 2017: Top 5 reasons to download Aviation Nation app

Posted November 11, 2017 by Master Sgt. Heidi West

The Nellis Air Force Base Aviation Nation Air and Space Expo is scheduled for Nov. 11 and 12. The base is prepared to host more than 400,000 guests over the two days — The question is whether you are prepared. Improve your chances of enjoying the Expo by downloading the 2017 version of the Aviation…

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U. S. Air Force Warfare Center

Posted November 9, 2016 by

The U. S. Air Force Warfare Center at Nellis Air Force Base, Nevada, reports directly to the Air Combat Command. The Center was founded Sept. 1, 1966, as the U.S. Air Force Tactical Fighter Weapons Center. It was later renamed the U.S. Air Force Warfare Center in October 2005. The USAFWC exists to ensure deployed…

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USAF AMMOS starts new Advanced Sortie Production Course

Posted September 23, 2016 by Senior Airman Jake Carter

For the U.S. Air Force Advanced Maintenance and Munitions Operations School at Nellis Air Force Base, preparing aircraft maintenance, munitions and logistics readiness leaders for tomorrow’s victories is their mission.

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Fire Muster spreads fire prevention awareness

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U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Christian Clausen Lt. Col. John Ethridge, 432nd Operations Support Squadron director of operations, puts on a fire helmet during the 5th annual Fire Muster at Creech Air Force Base, Nev., Oct. 9. Over 12 teams competed in the event, which aims to spread fire prevention awareness through…

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