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Air Force photograph by Senior Airman Christian Clausen Local

No place to hide: CSAF lauds combat RPA innovation

Air Force Chief of Staff Gen. David L. Goldfein visited Creech and met with 432nd Wing/432nd Air Expeditionary Wing Airmen at Creech Air Force Base, Nev., Jan. 15, 2019.

Air Force photograph by Senior Airman Andrew D. Sarver Local

COMACC: Nellis to shift training to address higher-end adversaries

The commander of Air Combat Command spoke about the future of Nellis Air Force Base, Nev., and the Nevada Test and Training Range while hosting the Combat Air Force Weapons and Tactics Conference Jan. 7-18.

VASNHS photograph Local

Medal of Honor recipient meets local vets

When Retired Army Master Sgt. Leroy Petry first meets you, he gives you a warm smile and a firm handshake.

Air Force photograph by Airman 1st Class Haley Stevens Local

ACC leaders talk Creech future with RPA Airmen

Gen. Mike Holmes, commander of Air Combat Command, and Chief Master Sgt. Frank Batten, command chief of ACC, visited Creech Air Force Base, Nev., to speak with Remotely Piloted Aircraft Airmen about the future of their enterprise, Jan. 10, 2019.

Air Force photograph by Senior Airman Holly Ardern Air Force

Air Force Marathon makes major changes for 2019

The Air Force Marathon opened registration for their 2019 event Jan. 1 with major changes designed to improve the experience for more than 12,000 annual runners.


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U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Christian Clausen
Local

RPA maintainers accomplish mission despite low retention

Posted  October 9, 2015

The constant and insatiable demand for remotely piloted aircraft airpower places stressors on nearly every career field within the RPA enterprise.

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U.S. Air Force photo by Tech. Sgt. Nadine Barclay
Salutes & Awards

Creech photojournalist wins DOD photography challenge

Posted  October 9, 2015

U.S. Air Force photo by Tech. Sgt. Nadine Barclay Tech. Sgt. Nadine Barclay, 432nd Wing/432nd Air Expeditionary Wing Public Affairs NCO in charge, took 1st place in the 2015 San Diego Shoot-Off Ken Hackman Challenge Sept. 25-27 in San Diego. She, along with 30 other members of the Department of Defense, received training from top…

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34th WPS launches new HC-130J weapons instructor course

Posted  October 9, 2015

NELLIS AIR FORCE BASE, Nev. — Acknowledging a critical shortage of weapons officers with advanced training in the Air Force’s newest fixed-wing rescue aircraft, Air Force Chief of Staff Gen. Mark A. Welsh III approved the U.S. Air Force Weapons School’s first HC-130J Combat King II weapons instructor course in August. This new WIC will…

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U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Siuta B. Ika
Events

Nellis participates in National Fire Prevention Week

Posted  October 9, 2015

Nellis AFB’s National Fire Prevention Week, hosted by the 99th Civil Engineer Squadron Nellis-Creech Fire and Emergency Services, kicked off here Oct. 4 and will officially wrap up Oct. 10.

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Exchange doubles gas savings Oct. 9-11 for MILITARY STAR® cardholders

Posted  October 9, 2015

DALLAS — To celebrate the launch of the MILITARY STAR® rewards program, the Army & Air Force Exchange Service is pumping up gas savings by doubling the discount for MILITARY STAR® cardholders. From Oct. 9 to Oct. 11, drivers fueling up with a MILITARY STAR® card at AAFES gas stations will receive 10 cents off…

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