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Brig. Gen. Leavitt assumes command of 57th WG

On April 15, during a change of command ceremony, Brig. Gen. Jeannie Leavitt assumed command of the 57th Wing from Brig. Gen. Christopher Short at the Strike Aircraft Maintenance Unit hangar on Nellis AFB.

U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Nathan Byrnes Salutes & Awards

99th LRS Cargo Movement wins Air Force-level award

Andrew Carnegie once stated, “Teamwork is the ability to work together toward a common vision. The ability to direct individual accomplishments toward organizational objectives. It is the fuel that allows common people to attain uncommon results.”

U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Rachel Loftis Local

99th FSS to open Auto Skills Self-Help Center

Airmen and all DOD ID cardholders who may be car enthusiasts, mechanics or just like working on their vehicles in general will now have access to work on their vehicles at the new Auto Skills Self-Help Center that the 99th Force Support Squadron will be opening April 28.

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Command chief spends day with 22nd RS Airmen

Chief Master Sgt. Michael Ditore, 432nd Wing/432nd Air Expeditionary Wing command chief, spent a day with enlisted Airmen of the 22nd Reconnaissance Squadron March 23, 2016, at Creech Air Force Base, Nevada.

U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Kevin Tanenbuam Local

‘K-9 leads way’

To say that a strong bond between a military working dog and their handler is crucial is an understatement, particularly in a career field where the dog and the handler rely heavily upon each other in high pressure and potentially dangerous situations.


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Local

From air to ground, RPAs partner with JTACs to accomplish mission objectives

Posted  January 15, 2016

As we enter 2016, the demand for remotely piloted aircraft in conflict areas around the world continues to rise, and with it, the misconceptions about this unique capability are on the rise.

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U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Nathan C. Byrnes
Local

Pride Patrol helps keep NAFB Clean

Posted  January 15, 2016

While driving around base, one has probably noticed a group of Airmen dawning yellow vests with trash bags in hand picking up trash. One may not realize that these select Airmen have taken time off from their normal duties to volunteer their time to participate in Pride Patrol.

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Commentary

Make a difference

Posted  January 15, 2016

VANDENBERG AIR FORCE BASE, Calif. — Will you make a difference in someone else’s life today? We have all heard someone say, “Take care of your people and their families.” Have you ever stopped to think why we hear this so often? As Airmen, our number one responsibility is to accomplish the mission. However, without…

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Commentary

The courage to act

Posted  January 15, 2016

NELLIS AIR FORCE BASE, Nev. — “Everybody can be great because anybody can serve. You don’t have to have a college degree to serve. You don’t have to make your subject and verb agree to serve. You only need a heart full of grace. A soul generated by love.” — Martin Luther King Jr. The…

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Salutes & Awards

Airman wins southern Nevada nurse of the year award

Posted  January 15, 2016

In 2006, the United States of America was fighting terrorism in the Middle East. With gruesome images showing up daily on news reports, it reminded the American people and the world how one conflict could devastate the lives of military service members and their families.

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