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94th military police battalion aims to qualify

Posted September 1, 2017 by

Army photograph by Sgt. 1st Class Vincent Abril DAEGU, South Korea — Pvt. Moses T. Reyes, a military policeman with the 142nd Military Police Company, 94th Military Police Battalion, 19th Expeditionary Sustainment Command and native of Las Vegas, Nev., remotely fires a .50 caliber machine gun mounted to a Common Remotely Operated Weapon Station (CROWS)…

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Tricare Town Hall

Posted November 1, 2017 by

The Mike O’Callaghan Military Medical Center at Nellis Air Force Base will host a Tricare Town Hall to discuss upcoming changes to Tricare. The Town Hall starts at 5 p.m., Nov. 6 at the Nellis AFB Theatre.

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Project Homeless Connect 2017

Posted December 8, 2017 by John Archiquette

Veterans Administration photograph A Homeless PACT Team outreach member talks with a veteran during the 25th annual Project Homeless Connect in Las Vegas Nov. 14. NORTH LAS VEGAS, Nev. — The VA Southern Nevada Healthcare System continued its efforts to support the local homeless community by participating in the 25th annual Project Homeless Connect in…

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Red Flag

Posted February 9, 2018 by

F-15Es from 335th Fighter Squadron, Seymour Johnson Air Force Base, N.C., on the Nellis flightline as part of Red Flag operations.   Royal Australian Air Force photograph Aircraft from the Royal Australian Air Force are taking part in Red Flag 18-1 at Nellis Air Force Base, Nev., Jan. 29-Feb. 16. RAAF aircraft taking part include…

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Creech detachment enhances RPA maintenance

Posted November 20, 2015 by Senior Airman Adarius Petty

Maintaining fully trained Airmen for the U.S. Air Force’s remotely piloted aircraft enterprise is a daunting task.

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Airman lifts into fitness

Posted February 5, 2016 by

U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Nathan Byrnes Staff Sgt. Evan Welsh, 31st Munitions Squadron munitions systems specialist Aviano Air Base, Italy, performs a deadlift Feb. 2 in the Warrior Fitness Center at Nellis Air Force Base, Nev. Welsh is on temporary duty here for Red Flag 16-1 but still takes time out…

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From bullets to bombs, Ammo Airmen ‘bring the bang’ to RPA firepower

Posted March 11, 2016 by Airman 1st Class Kristan Campbell

Down a long, winding road that leads far away from the flight line exists a world all its own at Creech Air Force Base, Nevada.

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EOD: Training for any Scenario

Posted May 13, 2016 by

U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Kevin Tanenbaum Staff Sgt. Jeffery Glover, 99th Civil Engineer Squadron explosive ordnance disposal technician, carries a tool to break the back window of a vehicle that has a simulated vehicle-borne improvised explosive device as a part of a training exercise at Nellis Air Force Base, Nev., May…

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HVAC beats heat at Nellis Air Force Base

Posted July 1, 2016 by Senior Airman Jake Carter

While stationed at Nellis Air Force Base in Las Vegas, Nevada, summer months can be brutal to Airmen and their families. Average highs from May to October can vary from 90 to 120 degrees Fahrenheit.

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Teamwork, Precision and Execution: Red Flag 16-4

Posted August 26, 2016 by Tech. Sgt. Matthew Plew

The skies above Nellis Air Force Base, Nevada, have been dominated by the presence of F-15E Strike Eagles from the 492nd Fighter Squadron for Red Flag 16-4.

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