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AF to grow, enhance Nellis group with close air support focus

Nevada’s Nellis Air Force Base plans to restructure the 57th Operations Group to enhance its focus on close air support integration, Air Force officials announced Aug. 16.

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Teamwork, Precision and Execution: Red Flag 16-4

The skies above Nellis Air Force Base, Nevada, have been dominated by the presence of F-15E Strike Eagles from the 492nd Fighter Squadron for Red Flag 16-4.

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Red Flag 16-4: challenge issued, challenge accepted

The 55th Fighter Squadron, from Shaw Air Force Base, South Carolina, brought their “Shawesome” F-16 Fighting Falcon’s to an exercise Air Expeditionary Wing during Red Flag 16-4 at Nellis Air Force Base, Nevada, Aug. 15, 2016.

U.S. Air Force photo by Tech. Sgt. Matthew Plew Local

Mad Hatters strike at Red Flag

F-15E Strike Eagles, personnel and equipment from the 492nd Fighter Squadron out of Royal Air Force Lakenheath, England kicked-off exercise Red Flag 16-4, to conduct air combat training with joint and U.S. allies combat air forces at Nellis Air Force Base, Nevada, Aug. 15.

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DOD makes last-minute push for food donations in ‘Feds Feed Families’

"There were many times that we would go without just to feed the kids," Diane Carter said at the Pentagon today at a charity fair for the Feds Feed Families initiative.  "And at one point in time ... I had sold everything in my house, all my furniture and everything, just to feed the kids.


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Nellis\Creech AFB Exchange hours of Operation

Posted  May 27, 2016

Memorial Day — May 30, 2016 RETAIL Main Store: 10 a.m.-6 p.m. MCS: Closed Express\Class Six: 9 a.m.-9 p.m. Creech Express\Subway: 9 a.m.-1 p.m. Unattended Fueling: 24/7 Hospital Express: 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 Room:…

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Torch passes through Nellis

Posted  May 27, 2016

U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Kevin Tanenbaum Airman and Special Olympic athletes pose for a picture after a touch run at Nellis Air Force Base, Nev., May 20. The torch was handed off from Clark County Marshal runners to Nellis runners and ran to the main gate of Nellis AFB.

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U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Kevin Tanenbaum
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Pet health certificates: Essential for International PCS travel

Posted  May 27, 2016

With permanently changing stations already being a complex procedure for individuals, any way to simplify it is always welcomed by service members.

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A lesson in wingmanship

Posted  May 27, 2016

In the military, members are expected to be physically, mentally, emotionally and spiritually fit. This concept is the core factor when developing resilient Soldiers, Sailors, Airmen and Marines.

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U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Nathan Byrnes
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APAA hosts Asian American Pacific Islander Heritage Luau

Posted  May 27, 2016

May is Asian American and Pacific Islander Heritage month, and this year’s theme is “Walk Together, Embrace Differences, Build Legacies.”

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