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Base chapel hosts Catholic priest familiarization tour

Posted March 7, 2014 by Senior Airman Christopher Tam

Chaplain (Lt. Col.) Michael Rash, 99th Air Base Wing chaplain, provides briefing to Catholic priests during a “Come Be With Us” familiarization tour at the Nellis Air Force Base, Nev. base chapel, Feb. 26. The priests are civilians anticipating to be commissioned into U.S. Air Force chaplain’s corp.

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Nevada civic leader attends NSF

Posted June 13, 2014 by Airman 1st Class Monet Villacorte

Courtesy photograph Tom Skancke, CEO and president of the regional development authority for Southern Nevada, now known as the Las Vegas Global Economic Alliance attended the National Security Forum at Maxwell Air Force Base on behalf of the State of Nevada and Nellis AFB May 6 through 8. Skancke is recognized as one of the…

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99th CES ‘plumbers’ keep mission flowing

Posted August 22, 2014 by Staff Sgt. Siuta B. Ika

U.S. Force photo by Staff Sgt. Siuta B. Ika Staff Sgt. Alan Franklin, 99th Civil Engineer Squadron water and fuels systems maintenance craftsman, uses a hand auger, or plumbing snake, to unclog a drain pipe at the Nellis Inn on Nellis Air Force Base, Nev., Aug. 19. The pipe Franklin was unclogging was the main…

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Open House Returns

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The Nellis Air Force Base Open House will return to Nevada Nov. 8 and 9. The 2014 Open House celebrates the 21st century Air Force and its accomplishments in air, space and cyberspace. The U.S. Air Force Thunderbirds will headline the two-day event and are scheduled to be joined by several military air demonstration teams…

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2014 Creech Year in Review

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U.S. Air Force photo by Tech. Sgt. Nadine Barclay An MQ-9 Reaper sits as a static display in front of the Las Vegas skyline during the 2014 Nellis Open House at Nellis Air Force Base, Nev., Nov. 8. The MQ-9 Reaper provides the U. S. Air Force with unmanned intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance capabilities.  …

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Thunderbirds prepare for ACC commander

Posted March 6, 2015 by Senior Airman Thomas Spangler

The U.S. Air Force Air Demonstration Team, the Thunderbirds, perform a demonstration in preparation for the commander of Air Combat Command at Nellis Air Force Base, Nev., March 2. The Thunderbirds Showline consists of 24 professionals in various aircraft maintenance specialties. They are selected before each demonstration season based on their job proficiency, dedication to…

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Hidden truth found in diagnostic imaging

Posted May 8, 2015 by Airman 1st Class Jake Carter

At the Mike O’Callaghan Federal Medical Center, broken bones, pregnancy, cancer, torn ligaments all can be seen in one clinic: diagnostic imaging.

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Nellis air terminal provides Red Flag 15-3 support

Posted July 17, 2015 by Airman 1st Class Mikaley Towle

U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Mikaley Towle Airmen assigned to the 823rd Maintenance Squadron load an HH-60G Pave Hawk onto a C-17 Globemaster III on the flightline near the 99th Logistics Readiness Squadron’s air terminal at Nellis Air Force Base, Nev., July 14. Air terminal Airmen usually load and unload cargo from…

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Diverse range of education available to Nellis Airmen

Posted March 31, 2012 by By Senior Airman Jack Sanders

NELLIS AIR FORCE BASE, Nev. – Education benefits allow Airmen to achieve Air Force-required standards and set personal goals. “Anytime you complete a degree, the education gained is going to make you better at your job,” said Alice Patton, 99th Force Support Squadron, chief of education..

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Nellis commemorates Arbor Day

Posted May 18, 2012 by By Nesley Orochena

Nellis’ 99th Civil Engineer Squadron celebrated Arbor and Earth Day at the Lomie Gray Heard Elementary School with 300 students, teachers, and special guests. The school held an art contest where contestants created posters with the theme, “Trees Make a World of Difference.”

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