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328th WPS cyber course revs up weapons officer development

The U.S. Air Force Weapons School’s Cyberspace Warfare Operations Weapons Instructor Course, under the 328th Weapon Squadron at Nellis Air Force Base, Nev., may have had its start just five years ago, but the cadre is wasting no time in innovating its curriculum to advance tactics and accelerate development of future leaders.

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Nellis hosts Aviation Nation Air and Space Expo

Thousands of people descended on Nellis Air Force Base, Nev., Nov. 11-12 for a chance to see the U.S. Air Force in action.

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AF civilian tuition assistance increases course limits

Air Force officials have raised the course limit for civilian tuition assistance from one course per semester or quarter to two courses for fiscal year 2018.

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AF men, women finish second, third in 2017 Armed Forces Basketball Championship

The All-Air Force men’s and women’s basketball teams both finished in the top three at the 2017 Armed Forces Basketball Championships Nov. 8, 2017, at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland. Texas.

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Wilson, Goldfein emphasize need for fiscal 2018 budget

The Air Force must have a higher and more stable budget to provide security for the nation, said Secretary of the Air Force Heather Wilson and Air Force Chief of Staff Gen. David L. Goldfein during the State of the Air Force address Nov. 9, 2017, at the Pentagon.


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Events

MQ-1, MQ-9 showcased at Aviation Nation

Posted  November 18, 2016

Men and women from Creech AFB showcased the MQ-1 Predator and MQ-9 Reaper remotely piloted aircraft during the Aviation Nation air show Nov. 12 and 13, at Nellis AFB, Nev.

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NAFB conducts post airshow FOD walk

Posted  November 18, 2016

U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Rachel Loftis Airmen conduct a post Aviation Nation air show foreign object debris walk at the flight line on Nellis Air Force Base, Nev., Nov. 14. In order to protect assets from foreign object damage following the air show, the base hosts a post event FOD Walk. This…

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Veterans

Pearl Harbor survivor tells story: visits Aviation Nation

Posted  November 18, 2016

“Most of us knew or felt something. It was in the winds, something was happening … I was transferred to the USS Solace …”

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Events

Children at play during Aviation Nation

Posted  November 18, 2016

U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Mikaley Kline Aviation Nation spectators laugh as they watch the air show, on Nellis Air Force Base, Nev., Nov. 12. The public was able to get a close view of the aircraft as well as watch many aviation acts.   U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Mikaley…

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Technology

Aviation Nation app innovates interactive air show

Posted  November 18, 2016

Nellis Air Force Base presented the Southern Nevada community with the “75 Years of Airpower” Aviation Nation air show and open house, Nov. 12 and 13.

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