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Can you hear me now?

Posted February 6, 2015 by Airman 1st Class Mikaley Towle

Imagine being on a routine flight, cruising in the spacious sky at 40,000 feet. Everything seems to be proceeding as normal, but in a brief moment, you quickly realize something is wrong.

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Operation Joint Medic trains medical personnel

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U.S. Air Force photo by Tech. Sgt. Colleen Urban Capt. Deborah Lichota, a clinical nurse assigned to the 624th Aeromedical Staging Squadron, Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam, Hawaii, applies a make-shift tourniquet to a simulated casualty during Operation Joint Medic at Nellis Air Force Base, Nev., March 27. The exercise forced medical professionals to treat patients…

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Creech NCO, Filipino-American’s passion: Helping others

Posted June 12, 2015 by Airman 1st Class Christian Clausen

U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Adarius Petty The Asian Pacific American Association dance team completes a tinikling dance May 29 at Nellis Air Force Base, Nev. The team, led by Staff Sgt. Richard Quino, 799th Air Base Squadron vehicle management NCO in charge, front left, performed as part of the APAA luau in…

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TTP lessons learned are crucial for successful missions

Posted August 14, 2015 by 561st Joint Tactics Squadron

NELLIS AIR FORCE BASE, Nev. — Having the most up-to-date information on how tactics are executed is critical to the Air Force and is an important mission of the 561st Joint Tactics Squadron here. In addition to numerous tactics, techniques and procedures, the 561st JTS has published many flash and tactical bulletins, ranging from use…

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Nellis changes custodial contract

Posted April 27, 2012 by By 99th Air Base Wing Public Affairs

NELLIS AIR FORCE BASE, Nev. — Beginning May 1, 2012, custodial services for facilities on Nellis Air Force Base will be reduced to restroom cleaning only due to budget constraints. Child Development Centers, Youth Centers and Fitness Centers are the only exceptions to the new standard. Langley Air Force Base adopted the new cleaning standards…

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Last flight

Posted June 15, 2012 by Illustration by Nellis Public Affairs

U.S. Air Force Major Gen. Bill Hyatt, Air Warfare Center commander, is sprayed with a fire hose by his wife, Becky, following his last flight as center commander June 13, 2012, at Nellis Air Force Base, Nev. Hyatt, as the center’s commander, supported the Air Force’s mission to fly, fight, and win by integrating capabilities…

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National POW/MIA Recognition Day

Posted September 14, 2012 by By Capt. Rodolfo Orozco

NELLIS AIR FORCE BASE, Nev. — A 2012 National POW/MIA Recognition Day ceremony is scheduled to take place Sept. 21, 2012, at 9:30 a.m. at Freedom Park on Nellis AFB. The guest speaker will be Col. Barry Cornish, 99th Air Base Wing commander. The National POW/MIA Recognition Day is a day of observance for all…

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Around Nellis

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U.S. Air Force Col. Barry Cornish, 99th Air Base Wing commander and Senior Master Sgt. Christopher Toney, 99th Force Support Squadron sustainment flight superintendent, cut the traditional Thanksgiving cake at the Mountain View dining facility Nov. 22, 2012, at Nellis Air Force Base, Nev. Twenty Services Airmen baked pastries and cooked 16 turkeys, eight hams…

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Start home-based business by providing family child care

Posted February 22, 2013 by Airman 1st Class Monet Villacorte

Courtesy photo Conducting learning sessions and making playtime fun are just some of the tasks family child care providers take on. NELLIS AIR FORCE BASE, Nev. — Changing diapers, creating meal plans, conducting learning sessions and making playtime fun are just some of the many tasks family child care providers take on. The FCC program…

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Nellis, Creech Air Force vehicle validation visit dates change

Posted April 12, 2013 by Master Sgt. Rene Valdez and Kelly Keebler

NELLIS AIR FORCE BASE, Nev. — The Nellis and Creech vehicle validation visit has been rescheduled due to budget constraints. Air Force vehicle management staffs will be at both bases to conduct a vehicle validation May 6-10. The original validation visit was scheduled for March 18-22. The VVV is a process to validate the vehicles…

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