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Women who aren’t afraid of heights or fights

Posted March 8, 2013 by Senior Airman Daniel Hughes

With women now allowed to pursue combat related career fields, the first notion is that women have not participated in combat related duties whatsoever. But in reality this isn’t the first time women have been put in the line of fire.

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One fish two fish, red fish blue fish: Airmen participate in Nevada Reading Week

Posted March 8, 2013 by Airman 1st Class Monet Villacorte

Excited and anxious children sit at their desks in anticipation as their guest reader, wearing the familiar green tiger-striped camouflage uniform, walks to the front of the classroom and takes a seat.

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Service members get adopted by Las Vegas community

Posted March 8, 2013 by Airman 1st Class Monet Villacorte

With the sacrifices service members have to make, whether being deployed or learning the lay of the land of a new duty station, it is always helpful to have someone there to help with challenges they may face.

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Red Horse takes part in JOAX 2013

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U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Daniel Hughes   Morning chow . . . U.S. Air Force Airmen from the 820thRED HORSE Airborne, Nellis Air Force Base, Nev., get morning chow on Holland Air Field during Joint Access Operation Exercise Feb. 22 at Fort Bragg, N.C. RED HORSE Airborne Airmen work 12- hour shifts…

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Nellis bioenvironmental trains for chemical emergencies

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U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. William P. Coleman Senior Airman Nicholas Johnson and Staff Sgt. Lewis Carter, 99th Aerospace Medicine Squadron, bioenvironmental engineers, and Airman 1st Class Matthew Ohara, 99th Civil Engineer emergency management journeyman, apply the lessons they learned during Integrated Response Training Feb. 28 at Nellis Air Force Base, Nev. Integrated…

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Red Flag continues: ‘Tigers’ push training to max

Posted March 8, 2013 by Staff Sgt. Kenny Holston

The second week of Red Flag 13-3 began March 5 here. As the exercise moves forward, the 79th Fighter Squadron ‘Tigers’ continue to fly several missions in order to gain as much training as possible.

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Legal office assists service members, spouses with vehicle registrations

Posted March 1, 2013 by Staff Sgt. Tiffany Austin

NELLIS AIR FORCE BASE, Nev. — The Nellis Air Force Base Legal Office offers a variety of services to active duty members, reservists, retirees and their families. One of those services is assisting active duty members and their spouses renew vehicle registrations. In Nevada, out-of-state residents who are active-duty in the military and their spouses…

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Nellis, Creech to undergo Air Force vehicle validation visit

Posted March 1, 2013 by Master Sgt. Rene Valdez and Mr. Kelly Keebler

NELLIS AIR FORCE BASE, Nev. — In these days of severe budget limitations there are tough questions that are going to have to be answered in regards to government-owned vehicles. Are unit vehicles underutilized? Can units justify all their vehicles? In fact, these questions need to be answered next month by every unit on base….

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One big happy family: officer, enlisted spouses’ club unite

Posted March 1, 2013 by Airman 1st Class Monet Villacorte

The officer and enlisted spouses’ clubs have integrated into one joint organization called the Nellis Area Spouses’ Club.

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The British are coming . . .

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Red Flag 13-3 kicks off at Nellis U.S. Air Force photo by Lawrence Crespo End-of-runway inspection A U.S. Navy EA-18G Growler assigned to Naval Air Station Whidbey Island taxis with the aircraft wings up for an end-of-runway inspection Feb. 25 onto the Nellis Air Force Base flight line. The EA-18G aircraft are participating in Red…

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