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Nellis/Creech AFB Exchange Hours of Operation, Columbus Day, Oct. 8

Posted October 5, 2018 by

Retail Main Store 10 a.m.-7 p.m. Mobile Phone Center 10 a.m.-7 p.m. MCS Closed Express/Class Six 9 a.m.-9 p.m. Creech Express/Subway Closed Unattended fueling, 24/7 Hospital Express Closed Hospital Barber Closed Landings Express 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Service Station Closed Unattended fueling, 24/7 Food Papa Johns 10 a.m.-11 p.m. Burger King/Popeye’s DT: 10:30 a.m.-5 p.m. Dining…

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Nellis K-9 unit conducts live-fire training

Posted September 26, 2018 by Airman 1st Class Andrew D. Sarver

Air Force photograph by Airman 1st Class Andrew D. Sarver Staff Sgt. Juan Hinojosa, 99th Security Forces Squadron military working dog handler, gives a command to Erik, his military working dog, at Nellis Air Force Base, Nev., Sept. 19, 2018. The live-fire training allowed the military working dogs to work on their combat familiarization. Military…

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Ceremonial guardsmen ‘honor with dignity’

Posted September 24, 2018 by Airman 1st Class Andrew D. Sarver

The Nellis Honor Guard is responsible for rendering military honors for funeral services and various Air Force ceremonies as well as provide their services at various opening ceremonies.

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Creech AFB 2018 staff sergeant release party

Posted September 21, 2018 by

Air Force photograph by Airman 1st Class Haley Stevens An Airman with the 432nd Wing takes a video of a senior airman selected for promotion during the staff sergeant release party Aug. 23, 2018, at Creech Air Force Base, Nev. These members of the Remotely Piloted Aircraft enterprise will be stepping into the non-commissioned officer…

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Buddy aid

Posted September 21, 2018 by

Army photograph by Sgt. 1st Class Gary A. Witte U.S. Army Pfc. Julia Lumicist of Riverside, Calif. and Spec. Channing R. Lewis of Las Vegas, Nev., mortuary affairs specialists with the 387th Quartermaster Company help each other out of a Humvee Egress Assistance Trainer at Fort Pickett, Va., Aug. 13, 2018. The HEAT, which simulates…

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9/11 remembrance ceremony held at Nellis

Posted September 19, 2018 by Lorenz Crespo

Air Force photograph by Lorenz Crespo Nellis Airmen hold a 9/11 remembrance ceremony at the U.S. Air Force Warfare Center flag pole, Sept. 11, 2018. The 9/11 terrorist attacks changed the course of the country and made us aware of our responsibilities as citizens.   Nellis Air Force Base Airmen came together during a 9/11…

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Mike Pence: ‘Humbled’ to return to Nellis AFB

Posted September 10, 2018 by Master Sgt. Heidi West

Vice President Mike Pence left the humidity of the East to travel to the dry desert temperatures of the West for a morale visit with Nellis Airmen Sept. 7. Pence visited Nellis Air Force Base, Nev., in January and returned for another firsthand look at the world’s premier proving ground for air, space and cyberspace lethality.

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USAF Warfare Center: Developing tomorrow’s leaders today

Posted September 7, 2018 by Airman 1st Class Andrew D. Sarver

The U.S. Air Force Warfare Center concluded its first Tech. Sergeant Week/Warrior Stripe Program Aug. 17 at Nellis Air Force Base, Nev. The two-week course brought together 40 Warfare Center NCOs to provide an avenue for them to develop as military and professional leaders.

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From helos to chapels: The journey to helping others

Posted September 7, 2018 by Senior Airman Christian Clausen

While the dust settles for just a moment before the hot wind whisks it away once more in the desolate Nevada desert, the chaplain is making his rounds. He’s chatting to Remotely Piloted Aircraft Airmen and checking up with how they’re doing; however, he’s no ordinary chaplain. Today, Chaplain Matthew uses knowledge acquired over a…

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407th EFSS shows off DFAC ops

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Air Force photograph by Staff Sgt. Dana J. Cable Staff Sgt. Julianno Lerma (right), 407th Expeditionary Force Support Squadron food service accountant, explains the use of the joint asset movement management system or JAMMS to Col. Scott Gibson (middle), 407th Air Expeditionary Group commander and Chief Master Sgt. Mark Umfleet, 407th AEG superintendent, while touring…

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