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Ellsworth lead wing for Red Flag 14-3

Posted July 18, 2014 by Tech. Sgt. Jerry Fleshman

More than 150 Airmen and several B-1 Lancers from Ellsworth Air Force Base, S.D., are among the more than 2,300 personnel, 116 aircraft, 20 units and two coalition partners to converge on Nellis to participate in the world’s largest combat exercise, Red Flag 14-3.

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Laboratory: Hunting microscopic enemies

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U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Thomas Spangler Airman 1st Class Dalton Barrie, 99th Medical Support Squadron medical lab technician phase II student, practices drawing blood from Tech. Sgt. Patricia Trejosanchez, 99th MDSS NCO in charge of chemistry section, at the Mike O’Callaghan Federal Medical Center at Nellis Air Force Base, Nev., Sept….

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Joint team effort for Las Vegas Motor Speedway and Nellis Air Force Base

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Courtesy Photo   LAS VEGAS — The U.S. Air Force Air Thunderbirds soar over a sold-out Las Vegas Motor Speedway. For more than a decade, the Nellis Air Force Base community and Las Vegas Motor Speedway family have enjoyed a cooperative relationship that both thrills race fans and emblazons the patriotic spirit of America. The…

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Fire protection flight prepared to respond

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U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Victoria Sneed Senior Airman Cody Malia 99th Civil Engineer Squadron fire protection journeyman displays a rescue saw at Fire Station 1 on Nellis Air Force Base, Nev., Feb. 2. The saw is primarily used to remove aircraft canopies if the pilot or rescue workers are unable to open…

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Joint, total force space team highlights learning opportunities during Red Flag 15-2

Posted March 27, 2015 by 12th Air Force (Air Forces Southern)

NELLIS AIR FORCE BASE, Nev. — A joint, total force representation of Space Operations experts gained beneficial experience during Red Flag 15-2 from Feb. 26 to March 13 here. This was the first linked exercise with tactical, operational and virtual tactical participants, according to Lt. Col. Trae York, director of Space Forces for 12th Air Force and…

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‘Challenger’ visits Airmen, families

Posted June 5, 2015 by Airman 1st Class Mikaley Towle

He stands almost three feet tall and despite his weighty appearance, only tips the scale at approximately six pounds. He embodies strength and is seen as a patriotic symbol of freedom.

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Honor Guard size reduced to relieve units

Posted April 20, 2012 by By 1st Lt. Ken Lustig

NELLIS AIR FORCE BASE, Nev. — For decades, the Nellis Honor Guard has imparted tradition, ceremony and dignity to military funerals, public events and formal occasions. The team’s precision, military discipline and attention to detail exemplify the standards expected…

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USAF Pioneer recounts secret MiG squadron

Posted September 14, 2012 by By Staff Sgt. Christopher Hubenthal

Being able to witness the operation effectiveness of the F-15C Eagle and F-22 Raptor pilots reminds retired Col. Gaillard Peck of how his contributions to the U.S. Air Force more than 30 years ago has affected the new era of fighter pilots today.

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Airman and Family Readiness Center offers free transition lecture

Posted November 21, 2012 by Dan Koslov

NELLIS AIR FORCE BASE, Nev. — The Airman and Family Readiness Center is sponsoring an annual lecture on transitioning out of the military from 9 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. Dec. 14, 2012, at the base theater on Nellis Air Force Base, Nev. Retired U.S. Air Force Col. Dan Koslov, Military Officers Association of America deputy…

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Force Support Squadron activities offer military community great opportunities, savings

Posted February 22, 2013 by Caitlin Kenney

The bright lights of the Las Vegas strip are an attractive and alluring sight for Airmen stationed here, but it’s not the only place for fun activities and entertainment.

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