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NTTR conducts emergency evacuation exercise

Posted October 8, 2018 by Airman 1st Class Andrew D. Sarver

Air Force photograph by Airman 1st Class Bryan T. Guthrie Employees at the Nevada Testing and Training Range building stand outside during a fire drill at Nellis AFB, Nev., Oct 4, 2018. The NTTR is the largest contiguous air and ground space available covering over 2.9 million acres of land. The Nevada Test and Training…

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History, heritage, innovation at AF Ball

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Brig. Gen. Craig Baker, 12th Air Force vice commander, and Airman 1st Class Philip, the youngest Airman in attendance, cut the 71st Air Force birthday cake at the 2018 Las Vegas Air Force Ball, Sept. 15. It is tradition for the highest ranking and youngest Airmen to cut the ceremonial cake at formal Air Force…

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407th AEG CC trains with EM

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Air Force photograph by Staff Sgt. Dana J. Cable Tech. Sgt. Christopher McShan, 407th Expeditionary Civil Engineer Squadron emergency management section chief, helps Col. Scott Gibson, 407th Air Expeditionary Group commander, into a hazardous material suit during an immersion tour at an undisclosed location in Southwest Asia, Sept. 12, 2018. The EM flight gave Gibson…

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Nellis/Creech AFB Exchange Hours of Operation, Columbus Day, Oct. 8

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Retail Main Store 10 a.m.-7 p.m. Mobile Phone Center 10 a.m.-7 p.m. MCS Closed Express/Class Six 9 a.m.-9 p.m. Creech Express/Subway Closed Unattended fueling, 24/7 Hospital Express Closed Hospital Barber Closed Landings Express 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Service Station Closed Unattended fueling, 24/7 Food Papa Johns 10 a.m.-11 p.m. Burger King/Popeye’s DT: 10:30 a.m.-5 p.m. Dining…

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Nellis K-9 unit conducts live-fire training

Posted September 26, 2018 by Airman 1st Class Andrew D. Sarver

Air Force photograph by Airman 1st Class Andrew D. Sarver Staff Sgt. Juan Hinojosa, 99th Security Forces Squadron military working dog handler, gives a command to Erik, his military working dog, at Nellis Air Force Base, Nev., Sept. 19, 2018. The live-fire training allowed the military working dogs to work on their combat familiarization. Military…

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Ceremonial guardsmen ‘honor with dignity’

Posted September 24, 2018 by Airman 1st Class Andrew D. Sarver

The Nellis Honor Guard is responsible for rendering military honors for funeral services and various Air Force ceremonies as well as provide their services at various opening ceremonies.

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Creech AFB 2018 staff sergeant release party

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Air Force photograph by Airman 1st Class Haley Stevens An Airman with the 432nd Wing takes a video of a senior airman selected for promotion during the staff sergeant release party Aug. 23, 2018, at Creech Air Force Base, Nev. These members of the Remotely Piloted Aircraft enterprise will be stepping into the non-commissioned officer…

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Buddy aid

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Army photograph by Sgt. 1st Class Gary A. Witte U.S. Army Pfc. Julia Lumicist of Riverside, Calif. and Spec. Channing R. Lewis of Las Vegas, Nev., mortuary affairs specialists with the 387th Quartermaster Company help each other out of a Humvee Egress Assistance Trainer at Fort Pickett, Va., Aug. 13, 2018. The HEAT, which simulates…

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9/11 remembrance ceremony held at Nellis

Posted September 19, 2018 by Lorenz Crespo

Air Force photograph by Lorenz Crespo Nellis Airmen hold a 9/11 remembrance ceremony at the U.S. Air Force Warfare Center flag pole, Sept. 11, 2018. The 9/11 terrorist attacks changed the course of the country and made us aware of our responsibilities as citizens.   Nellis Air Force Base Airmen came together during a 9/11…

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Mike Pence: ‘Humbled’ to return to Nellis AFB

Posted September 10, 2018 by Master Sgt. Heidi West

Vice President Mike Pence left the humidity of the East to travel to the dry desert temperatures of the West for a morale visit with Nellis Airmen Sept. 7. Pence visited Nellis Air Force Base, Nev., in January and returned for another firsthand look at the world’s premier proving ground for air, space and cyberspace lethality.

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