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Nellis’ legacy of liberty

Posted November 7, 2014 by Staff Sgt. Siuta B. Ika

Tens of thousands of visitors are expected to be in attendance when the base opens its doors for the 2014 Nellis’ Open House Nov. 8 and 9.

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PURPLE brings awareness to frustrated parents of infants

Posted February 6, 2015 by Airman 1st Class Rachel Loftis

NELLIS AIR FORCE BASE, Nev. — It’s the middle of the night, and there is no sign of sleep. Two parents are helplessly sitting defeated on the bedroom floor. In a crib in the corner of the room is a crying, wailing, gum-gnashing infant donning a purple cap. They tried everything: baths, swaddling, bouncing and…

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Ground broken for new solar array at Nellis Air Force Base

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U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Thomas Spangler Col. Richard Boutwell, 99th Air Base Wing commander, speaks at a ground breaking ceremony for a new solar array at Nellis Air Force Base, Nev., March 24. The new array will add to the power supply already being produced by the previous array located on the…

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RED HORSE Airmen blast through ‘explosive’ training

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U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Siuta B. Ika Two Rapid Engineer Deployable Heavy Operational Repair Squadron Engineers (RED HORSE) Airmen from RED HORSE units around the Air Force prepare detonation cord to be wrapped around a telephone pole during explosive demolition training at the 820th RED HORSE explosive demolition range on Nellis Air…

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Henderson Heritage Parade & Festival

Posted April 27, 2012 by anradmin

U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Christopher Tam U.S. Air Force Tech. Sgt. Angela Pollard, 99th Medical Operations Squadron NCO in charge of the emergency room, and Senior Airman Tyler Jones, 99th Communications Squadron radio frequency transmitter technician and...

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Roundabout ready and waiting

Posted June 15, 2012 by U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Christopher Tam

A pedestrian and several cars pass through the recently-opened roundabout on the corner of Fitzgerald Boulevard and Ellsworth Avenue on Nellis Air Force Base June 13, 2012. The new roundabout will...

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Airmen volunteer to honor community heroes

Posted September 14, 2012 by By Master Sgt. Larnique Mickens and Tech. Sgt. Dawn Thompson

Airmen from the United States Air Force Weapons School here at Nellis AFB supported the 17th Brigade Army National Guard and the 4th Annual Horses4Heroes “Red White and Blue Jeans Walk-Trot Spectacular” Sept. 7-9.

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Nellis hosts Native American Heritage Month Powwow today

Posted November 30, 2012 by Senior Airman Jack Sanders

NELLIS AIR FORCE BASE, Nev. — In a celebration and sharing of Native American cultural heritage, Nellis is hosting a Native American Heritage Month Powwow today in front of the Sports Pavilion , 1 – 4 p.m. There are more than 17 tribes scheduled to take part in the powwow, a ceremony involving different dances…

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Valentine’s Day 5k

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U.S. Air Force Photo by Airman 1st Class Jason Couillard Runners wait for the Valentine’s Day 5-kilometer run outside the Warrior Fitness Center Feb. 14 at Nellis Air Force Base, Nev. The Warrior Fitness Center holds a variety of 5-kilometer runs throughout the year including St. Patrick’s Day, July 4th and Air Force birthday runs….

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Service members, civilians, spouses can take 2013 Air Force Community Assessment Survey

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NELLIS AIR FORCE BASE, Nev. — The 2013 Air Force Community Assessment Survey began Air Force wide April 5. The CAS will be administered to randomly selected active-duty service members and their spouses; reservists and their spouses; civilian employees and, for the first time since the survey started in 1998-1999, guardsmen and their spouses. The…

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