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F-86 Sabre veterans deactivate 35-year association

Posted May 12, 2017 by Senior Airman Kevin Tanenbaum

The F-86 Sabre, or SabreJet, is one of the cornerstones upon which the modern Air Force was built since its inaugural flight on Oct. 1, 1947.

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SecAF: Nellis is where we bring it together

Posted July 26, 2017 by Senior Airman Kevin Tanenbaum

Secretary of the Air Force Heather Wilson visited Nellis and Creech Air Force Bases in Nevada from July 17 to 21, 2017, to meet with Airmen and witness Red Flag, the U. S. Air Force‘s premiere multi-domain integration training exercise.

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Ellsworth airmen take part in Green Flag 18-1

Posted October 27, 2017 by Airman 1st Class Tomas Karol

Approximately 200 Airmen departed Ellsworth Air Force Base, South Dakota, S.D., for Nellis Air Force Base, Nev., to participate in Green Flag 18-1 exercise from Oct. 16 to Nov. 3, 2017.

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Racing toward a healthy marriage

Posted November 22, 2017 by

Air Force photograph by Chaplain (Capt.) Jason Gilleland Couples who participated in a Nellis Air Force Base, Nev. chapel-sponsored marriage enrichment event pose after completing a sporting activity, Oct, 27, 2017. The marriage enrichment seminar was followed by an “Amazing Race”-style activity, which had couples racing against each other in various events. In an effort…

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WEPTAC 2018 – Developing multiple-domain tactics to support air ops

Posted January 15, 2018 by

The Air Combat Command’s Directorate of Operations in conjunction with the U.S. Air Force Warfare Center hosted the 2018 Combat Air Force Weapons and Tactics Conference, Jan. 2-12 at Nellis Air Force Base, Nev.

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Exchange celebrates grand opening of Sarku Japan at Nellis

Posted March 16, 2018 by

The Army & Air Force Exchange Service celebrated the grand opening of Sarku Japan, the latest addition to the Nellis Air Force Base Exchange food court, March 2. Col. Paul Murray, 99th Air Base Wing commander; Exchange General Manager Matthew Beatty; Michael Tang, Southwest Area Manager, Sarku Japan; and Tim Pettifer, Director of Construction, Sarku…

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99th ABW welcomes new commander

Posted May 25, 2018 by Senior Airman Kevin Tanenbaum

Airmen, family, and local community and military dignitaries welcomed the new commander of the 99th Air Base Wing, Col. Cavan Craddock, during a change of command ceremony May 24 in the Thunderbird hangar at Nellis Air Force Base, Nev.

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Red Flag 18-3: New milestone for AFSOC MQ-9s

Posted August 10, 2018 by Airman 1st Class Andrew D. Sarver

Paintings, posters and photos highlighting more than 40 years of combat air force heritage line the busy, narrow halls of the 414th Combat Training Squadron building, home of Red Flag.

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NLVS, SFS partner for future training

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Members from the Northern Las Vegas SWAT team take a picture in front of an F-15 Eagle fighter jet on Nellis Air Force Base, Nev., Nov. 2, 2018. The SWAT team visited to look at a vacant building to possibly perform training in.   Air Force photograph by Airman 1st Class Bryan T. Guthrie The…

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COMACC visits Nellis

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Air Force photograph by Airman 1st Class Bailee A. Darbasie Gen. James M. “Mike” Holmes, the commander of Air Combat Command, and Chief Master Sgt. Frank Batten, the ACC command chief, pose for a photo with the 99th Security Forces Squadron Airmen who responded to a previous gate incident at Nellis Air Force Base, Nev.,…

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