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First AFWERX storefront opens in Las Vegas

Secretary of the Air Force Heather Wilson, along with guest of honor Vice President Mike Pence as well as the Chief of Staff of the Air Force Gen. David L. Goldfein, opened the AFWERX-Vegas storefront Jan. 11, 2018, at the Howard Hughes Center in Las Vegas.

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WEPTAC 2018 – Developing multiple-domain tactics to support air ops

The Air Combat Command’s Directorate of Operations in conjunction with the U.S. Air Force Warfare Center hosted the 2018 Combat Air Force Weapons and Tactics Conference, Jan. 2-12 at Nellis Air Force Base, Nev.

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COMACC visits Creech to discuss RPA enterprise future

The Commander of Air Combat Command, Gen. Mike Holmes, and ACC Command Chief, Chief Master Sgt. Frank Batten, visited the men and women of Creech Air Force Base, Nev., Jan. 6, 2018.

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Next level of RPA operations, USAFCENT commander recognizes Airmen

Lt. Gen. Jeffrey L. Harrigian, Air Forces Central Command commander, visited the 432nd Wing/432nd Air Expeditionary Wing, which played a key role in the liberation of more than 99 percent of ISIS-held territory in in 2017, Jan. 8, 2018.

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Fight’s On: CSAF shares combat-minded perspective

Air Force Chief of Staff Gen. David L. Goldfein toured Creech for an in-depth look at the Remotely Piloted Aircraft enterprise and the many Airmen who work around the clock to assure mission success Jan. 9, 2018.


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Nellis hosts Red Flag Jan. 26-Feb. 16

Posted  January 12, 2018

Nellis Air Force Base, Nev., will host Red Flag 18-1 Jan. 26–Feb. 16, 2018. Red Flag is a realistic combat training exercise involving the air, space and cyber forces of the United States and its allies. The exercise is hosted north of Las Vegas on the Nevada Test and Training Range, the U.S. Air Force’s…

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Colonels offered chance to voluntarily serve past 30 years

Posted  January 12, 2018

The Line of the Air Force Colonel Continuation Board will begin in January, allowing eligible members to voluntarily serve an additional three years past the active-duty retirement time of 30 years. The continuation board will assess the records of the 50 Line of the Air Force colonels who meet the mandatory retirement dates between Feb….

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Air Force photograph by Airman1st Class Andrew D. Sarver
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57th MXG hosts 4th quarter load crew competition

Posted  January 12, 2018

Multiple squadrons from the 57th Maintenance Group participated in the quarterly load crew competition Jan. 5, 2018, at Nellis Air Force Base, Nev. The competitions challenge the teams’ capabilities to load munitions on aircraft in an accurate, safe and timely manner.

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Living . . . Happenings . . . Things to do . . .

Posted  January 12, 2018

Settlement of estate Any persons having claims for or against the estate of Senior Airman Zachariah Miller of Nellis Air Force Base, Nev., should contact Capt. Wilbert A Washington at wilbert.washington.2@us.af.mil or 702-652-0508. NELLIS Happenings Youth Basketball: Nellis Youth Basketball registration (for youth and coaches) runs through Jan. 18. Register at the Youth Center (110…

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Nellis AFB Exchange Hours of Operation – Martin Luther King Day, Jan. 15

Posted  January 12, 2018

Retail Main Store 10 a.m.-6 p.m. MCS Closed Express\Class Six 7 a.m.-9 p.m. Creech Express\Subway Closed 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 10:30 a.m.- 4p.m. Anthony’s Pizza Closed Taco Bell…

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