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Army general reflects on ISIS annihilation with RPA Airmen

Posted December 14, 2018 by Airman 1st Class Haley Stevens

U.S. Army Lt. Gen. Paul Funk, III Armored Corps and Fort Hood, Texas, commanding general, visited Creech Air Force Base, Nevada, Dec. 10, 2018.

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Without 757th AMXS, WSINT isn’t

Posted December 14, 2018 by Airman 1st Class Bailee A. Darbasie

Air Force photograph by Airman 1st Class Bailee A. Darbasie Airman 1st Class Clayton Ackerman, 757th Aircraft Maintenance Squadron (AMXS) Strike Aircraft Maintenance Unit F-15E Strike Eagle fighter jet maintainer, looks on as an F-15E prepares to launch Dec. 4, 2018, at Nellis Air Force Base, Nev. The 757th AMXS participated alongside their pilots during…

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Coral Academy breaks ground

Posted December 14, 2018 by Airman 1st Class Dylan Murakami

Coral Academy of Science Las Vegas held a groundbreaking ceremony Nov. 28, 2018, at Nellis Air Force Base, Nev. The new campus will replace the current Nellis AFB facility that has been around since 1952. The Air Force strives to provide military children with the best education possible.

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Semi-annual meeting between Nellis, 17 Native American tribes

Posted December 14, 2018 by Airman 1st Class Bryan Guthrie

Nellis Air Force Base, Nev., leadership and 17 Native American tribes came together for their semi-annual meeting, visited the Las Vegas Natural History Museum and came to Nellis to celebrate Native American Heritage Month Nov. 28-30.

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Creech opens first morale, welfare, readiness facility

Posted December 14, 2018 by Senior Airman James Thompson

Creech Air Force Base, Nev., hosted a grand opening for its own recreational vehicle storage lot, Dec. 3, 2018. The lot is considered Creech’s first morale, welfare and readiness facility, and will allow Creech personnel the option to store their RVs on the base.

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Nellis Shadow Operations Center looking for beta testers

Posted December 14, 2018 by Tech. Sgt. Christopher Holmes

Courtesy photograph Airmen at Nellis Air Force Base, Nev., have a new collaboration tool to add to their arsenal. A 13-member team of Air Force and contract personnel at the Shadow Operations Center are working on a chat interface that brings next-gen messaging, workflows and capabilities to the warfighter. The Shadow Operations Center, announced last…

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Coral Academy breaks ground

Posted December 3, 2018 by Airman 1st Class Dylan Murakami

Air Force photograph by Airman 1st Class Dylan T. Murakami Leaders from Coral Academy of Science Las Vegas, Nellis Air Force Base, Nev., and the local community rest their shovels in sand during the Coral Academy groundbreaking ceremony on Nellis AFB, Nev., Nov. 28, 2018. The ceremony celebrated the start of construction for CASLV’s on-base…

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Nellis opens new, improved veterinary treatment facility

Posted December 3, 2018 by Airman 1st Class Bryan Guthrie

Air Force photograph by Airman 1st Class Bryan T. Guthrie Base leadership, distinguished visitors and veterinary treatment facility staff cut the ribbon to signify the opening of the facility on Nellis Air Force Base, Nev., Nov. 14, 2018. The new facility is 3,600 square feet, which is twice the size of the previous facility. A…

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Climber visits 66th RQS after harrowing rescue

Posted November 30, 2018 by Airman 1st Class Bryan Guthrie

One month after his life flight rescue from Zion National Park, Daniel Cottam visited his rescuers at the 66th Rescue Squadron Nov. 16 at Nellis Air Force Base, Nev. Cottam suffered injuries when his rope gave way while hiking, sending him down a steep cliff face requiring pararescuers to rappel more than 100 feet to evacuate him from the narrow canyon.

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MWD Kiara wags her way to retirement

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Air Force photograph by Airman 1st Class Haley Stevens Kiara, 799th Security Forces Squadron Military Working Dog, stands before Maj. Kenneth, 799th SFS commander, who recounted key moments throughout her years of service during her retirement ceremony at Creech Air Force Base, Nev., Nov. 15, 2018. MWD teams play a vital role in the defense…

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