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Air Force photograph by Lorenz Crespo Local

Red Flag 18-2: building confidence, leadership, war fighter culture

Red Flag 18-2 is underway at Nellis Air Force Base, Nev. Flights will generate twice daily from the base through March 23, for realistic training scenarios that will be conducted over the skies of Nevada Test and Training Range north of Las Vegas. 

Air Force photograph by Senior Airman James Thompson Local

Sun setting the MQ-1 Predator: The final salute

The Air Force held the MQ-1 Predator’s official retirement ceremony with Airmen from the 432nd Wing/432nd Air Expeditionary Wing, Remotely Piloted Aircraft enterprise leaders, and MQ-1 alumni March 9, 2018, at Creech Air Force Base, Nev.

Air Force photograph by Senior Airman James Thompson Local

Sunsetting the MQ-1 Predator: MQ-9 Reaper meets demand

With the retirement of the MQ-1 Predator on the horizon, MQ-9 Reapers were successfully transferred via flight from one combat operation to another within the U.S. Central Command area of responsibility for the first time.

Air Force photograph by Senior Airman Christian Clausen Salutes & Awards

RPA Wing celebrates 75 years of accomplishment

Members of the 432nd Wing celebrated its 75th anniversary and the many achievements the wing accomplished throughout its history, Feb. 22, 2018 at Creech Air Force Base, Nev.

Air Force photograph by Corey Parrish Local

2018 Air Force Wounded Warrior Trials begin

More than 150 wounded warriors from the Air Force, Army, Great Britain and Australia gathered today to officially open the fifth annual Air Force Trials at Nellis Air Force Base, Nev.

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Chapel Fest

Posted  October 27, 2017

The Nellis Chapel hosted Chapel Fest — A Celebration of Religious Freedom from 5-9 p.m., Oct. 19 near the Base Housing Office. During the event, the Chapel offered food, games for the children and information on the Chapel and other religious institutions in the area. For more information on the Nellis Chapel and the programs…

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Air Force photograph by Airman 1st Class Andrew D. Sarver

99th CES pounds stakes for Prime BEEF Day

Posted  October 27, 2017

Air Force photograph by Airman 1st Class Andrew D. Sarver Airmen from the 99th Civil Engineer Squadron fall into formation to kick off their monthly base emergency engineer force training exercise at Nellis Air Force Base, Nev., Oct. 19, 2017. The training consisted of bare base setup and airfield management. Airmen from the 99th Civil…

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

Posted  October 27, 2017

NELLIS Happenings Road Closure: There is a road closure on Tyndall Avenue at Nellis Air Force Base that runs until Nov. 6 for sewer repairs. Personnel should allow extra time to reach their destination. Buildings affected are 232, 233, 236 and 237. Motorists are urged to be cautious as this is an active construction zone….

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Veterans’ Resources

Posted  October 27, 2017

U.S. Senate Catherine Cortez Masto https://www.cortezmasto.senate.gov/ 333 Las Vegas Boulevard South, Suite 8016 Las Vegas, NV 89101 702-388-5020 204 Russell Senate Office Building Washington DC 20510 202-224-3542 Dean Heller https://www.heller.senate.gov/public/ 8930 West Sunset Road, Suite 230 Las Vegas, NV 89148 702-388-6605 324 Hart Senate Office Building Washington DC 20510 202-224-6244 U.S. House of Representatives Dina…

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High Flight Hour Program extends legacy Hornet life

Posted  October 25, 2017

Navy photograph Aircraft mechanic Athene Deguzman disassembles the leading edge flap from a legacy F/A-18 Hornet C model. The aircraft is undergoing Planned Maintenance Interval-Two in conjunction with the F/A-18 High Flight Hour program. The F/A-18 Hornet fighter has served as one of the Navy’s most formidable weapons for over 25 years. Originally manufactured by…

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