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Archaeologist preserves heritage, history

Posted June 5, 2015 by Airman 1st Class Rachel Loftis

Archaeology offers the present-day society a different perspective on human history and culture of the past by examining the cause and effects of changes that occurred in human cultures over time.

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Airmen sharpen expeditionary skills during Warrior Challenge

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U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Jake Carter An Airman participating in the Warrior Challenge assembles a component of an M-9 pistol during the contest at Nellis Air Force Base, Nev., May 29. Airmen had a total of five minutes to assemble two M-9s and two M-4 carbine rifles before point deductions were…

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IEDs, UXOs no problem for EOD

Posted May 22, 2015 by Airman 1st Class Jake Carter

Whenever an unexploded ordnance is found on base, a perimeter is set and a safety checklist is initiated. At the top of the list is to call the explosive ordnance disposal team to assess the situation and take care of the job.

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Maintenance shop saves $9 Million through innovative process

Posted May 22, 2015 by Airman 1st Class Rachel Loftis

Before government purchase card holders go out and purchase expensive equipment for their units, it is important to know of available resources that could save their shops thousands of dollars.

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‘Snake Charmers’: Viper AMU maintainers bring bite to fight

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Tools signed out to F-16 Fighting Falcon crew chiefs assigned to the 57th Aircraft Maintenance Squadron Viper Aircraft Maintenance Unit await use at Nellis Air Force Base, Nev., May 18. Maintainers in the 57th Maintenance Group have access to any tool they need to finish a job.   U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt….

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Community Happenings – May 22, 2015

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Every Monday: Ready, Set, Grow at the Youth Center 10 a.m. Every Wednesday: Grill Your Own Steak at The Club 5 p.m. Every Thursday: Walk-in GI Bill briefing 2 p.m. Every Friday: Social hour at the Robin’s Roost 4 p.m. SETTLEMENT OF ESTATE:  Any persons or person having claims for or against the estate of…

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CDC provides ‘affordable, available, high-quality care’

Posted May 15, 2015 by Airman 1st Class Mikaley Towle

Men and women throughout the U.S. Air Force have enough on their plates without having to worry about finding adequate child care for their young ones.

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Food services Airmen satisfy appetites

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U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Mikaley Towle 99th Force Support Squadron food services Airmen prepare meals to be served during lunch and dinner hours at the Crosswinds Inn Dining Facility on Nellis Air Force Base, Nev., May 12. The Crosswinds Inn DFAC is one of two DFACs located on Nellis AFB.  …

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Bringing Heat: 6th CTS simulation facility keeps JTACs sharp

Posted May 8, 2015 by Senior Airman Joshua Kleinholz

The proliferation of close air support applications in modern conflict has kept Air Force joint terminal attack controllers rather busy in recent years.

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Historian gives insight to past, present

Posted May 8, 2015 by Airman 1st Class Rachel Loftis

Everything has a history. From the moment of anything’s inception, its history begins. History is an expansive word as it relates to the remembrance, discovery, analysis and recording of past events.

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