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Airmen share lives at first Creech Storytellers

Posted May 15, 2017 by Senior Airman Christian Clausen

Emotions ran high as four Airmen shared their personal stories of overcoming adversity with Airmen from around the base during the first Storytellers event here, May 10, 2017.

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Nevada ANG chaplain: ‘I want people to know Islam is not evil’

Posted May 12, 2017 by Tech. Sgt. Emerson Marcus

Laura Magee remembers asking her father about religion when she was 8 while innocently combing her hair in front of a large vanity mirror.

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F-86 Sabre veterans deactivate 35-year association

Posted May 12, 2017 by Senior Airman Kevin Tanenbaum

The F-86 Sabre, or SabreJet, is one of the cornerstones upon which the modern Air Force was built since its inaugural flight on Oct. 1, 1947.

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Weapons School gets down and dirty in degraded conditions exercise

Posted May 12, 2017 by Senior Airman Joshua Kleinholz

Students and instructors assigned to the U.S. Air Force Weapons School squadrons executed a unique composite mission application exercise April 27, at the Nevada Test and Training Range as part of their respective course curriculums.

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MQ-9 Reapers add to arsenal, first GBU-38 dropped

Posted May 12, 2017 by 432nd Wing/432nd Air Expeditionary Wing

Airmen from the 432nd Wing/432nd Air Expeditionary Wing and the 26th Weapons Squadron, Nellis Air Force Base, Nev., made history earlier this week, by employing the first GBU-38 Joint Direct Attack Munition from an MQ-9 Reaper for training and in combat downrange.

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Nellis celebrates Earth, Arbor Day

Posted May 12, 2017 by Airman 1st Class Andrew D. Sarver

Base and community leadership held a tree planting ceremony May 3 to celebrate Earth Day and Arbor Day at the Desert Eagle RV Park playground here.

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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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Nellis\Creech AFB Exchange Hours of Operation

Posted May 12, 2017 by

Memorial Day — May 29 2017 Retail Main Store 9 a.m.-7 p.m. MCS Closed Express\Class Six 9 a.m.-9 p.m. Creech Express\Subway 9 a.m.-2 p.m. Unattended Fueling 24/7 Hospital Express Closed Landings Express 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Service Station Closed Unattended Fueling 24/7 Barber Shop 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Barber Shop (Creech) Closed Beauty Shop 9 a.m.-5 p.m….

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HH-60G accident investigation report released

Posted May 5, 2017 by

The unintended closure of two helicopters and a pilot’s overcorrection to avoid collision resulted in the crash of an HH-60G helicopter and the injury of its crew on Aug. 18, 2016, at the Nevada Test and Training Range near Nellis AFB, Nev., according to an Air Combat Command Accident Investigation Board report released today. The…

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COMACC visits MQ-1, MQ-9 Airmen

Posted May 5, 2017 by

Gen. Mike Holmes, commander of Air Combat Command, visited the men and women of the 432nd Wing for the first time May 1-2, 2017, at Creech Air Force Base, Nev.

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