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57th OSS integrates new ATC radar system

Over the last month, the Nellis Air Traffic Control facility activated a new radar system called the Standard Terminal Automation Modernization Replacement System, or STARS, to replace capacity-constrained, older technology systems.

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

Open House to celebrate Nellis’ legacy of liberty

Tens of thousands of visitors are expected to be in attendance when the base opens its doors for the 2014 Nellis’ Open House Nov. 8 and 9.

U.S. Air Force photo by Tech. Sgt. Shad Eidson Local

799th SFS turns up heat, wins Fire Muster traveling trophy

The Nellis/Creech Fire Department hosted the 4th annual Fire Muster at Creech Air Force Base, Nevada, in culmination of National Fire Prevention Week Oct. 10, 2014.

U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Brittain Crolley Local

Seymour Johnson hosts latest round of Joint Aircrew Flight Equipment testing

Over the past few years, the Air Force has seen the introduction of several weapons systems that have pushed its aviation capability to new heights.

U.S. Air Force photo by Master Sgt. Charles Larkin Sr. Local

First sergeant provides health, welfare for warriors

General health, esprit de corps, discipline, mentoring, well-being, career progression, professional development and recognition of all assigned Airmen and their families is all a part of the mission of an Air Force first sergeant — taking care of people.


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Health & Safety

Winds of Change

Posted  July 27, 2012

During recent weeks, strong winds have hit the Las Vegas Valley. The National Weather Service has reported sustained winds reaching 30 mph and wind gusts between 40-55 mph.

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57th Wing holds successful blood drive

Posted  July 27, 2012

The 57th Wing and United Blood Services hosted a blood drive July 19 and 20 at the outdoor recreation center here at Nellis Air Force Base, Nev.

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Colombian air force flies for the first time in Red Flag

Posted  July 27, 2012

Colombian air force Maj. William Bello, pilot, uses the refueling probe on his Kfir, Israeli built fighter aircraft, to exit the cockpit July 13, 2012, at Nellis Air Force Base, Nev.

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STARBASE Nellis seeks students

Posted  July 27, 2012

STARBASE — Science and Technology Academies Reinforcing Basic Aviation and Space Exploration — Nellis will hold a new class from 9 a.m. - 2 p.m. 30 July to 2 Aug. here at Nellis Air Force Base, Nev.

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Community Happenings – July 27, 2012

Posted  July 27, 2012

Breastfeeding Support Group: For all moms; expecting, breastfeeding, or interested. Partners and children are very welcome to attend. Join us August 10th, September 14th, October 12th and every 2nd Friday of the month at 5:00 pm in the Family Medicine Residency Lecture Hall (room 1806) in Mike O’Callaghan Federal Medical Center. Join other military moms…

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Nellis hosts United States Air Force Warfare Center Change of Command

Posted  July 20, 2012

Maj. Gen. Jeffrey G. Lofgren will assume command and responsibilities of the United States Air Force Warfare Center from Maj. Gen. James W. “Bill” Hyatt during a change of command ceremony 9 a.m. today at...

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U.S. Air Force Weapons School veteran visits Nellis

Posted  July 20, 2012

Retired Col. Ronald E. Catton, a graduate and former instructor from the weapons school, visited U.S. Air Force Weapons School Airmen July 13 to share his knowledge and experiences.

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Be careful what you post; It could hurt your career

Posted  July 20, 2012

Social media quickly became a widespread form of interactive communication and has been incorporated in the way people conduct business, including the military.

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57th Wing’s blood drive benefits community

Posted  July 20, 2012

The 57th Wing and United Blood Services will host a blood drive from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m., July 19 and 20 at the Outdoor Recreation Center.

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Senior Enlisted Advisor to CJCS visits Nellis

Posted  July 20, 2012

U.S. Marine Corps Sgt. Maj. Bryan Battaglia, Senior Enlisted Advisor to the Chairman, Joint Chiefs of Staff, visited Nellis, Creech and the Nevada Test and Training Range to see and better understand...

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