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Relax, unwind at Nellis Community Commons

On May 26, Airmen and all Department of Defense ID cardholders will have a place to relax and mingle with other individuals when the Community Commons opens on Nellis AFB, Nev.

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APAA hosts Asian American Pacific Islander Heritage Luau

May is Asian American and Pacific Islander Heritage month, and this year’s theme is “Walk Together, Embrace Differences, Build Legacies.”

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A lesson in wingmanship

In the military, members are expected to be physically, mentally, emotionally and spiritually fit. This concept is the core factor when developing resilient Soldiers, Sailors, Airmen and Marines.

U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Kevin Tanenbaum DoD

Pet health certificates: Essential for International PCS travel

With permanently changing stations already being a complex procedure for individuals, any way to simplify it is always welcomed by service members.

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AF uniform office designs for entire force; new modifications underway

When an airman gets dressed for his or her job, he or she dons apparel and equipment that were developed, produced, deployed, sustained, and modified by a group of fewer than 20 people working at Wright-Patterson Air Force Base, Ohio.


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Character

Posted  February 5, 2016

AL UDEID AIR BASE, Qatar —“I have a dream that my four little children will one day live in a nation where they will not be judged by the color of their skin, but by the content of their character,” said Martin Luther King Jr., in one of his most famous speeches. Character is what’s…

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Maintaining success through Total Force Integration at Red Flag 16-1

Posted  February 5, 2016

It is a given that no aircraft leaves the ground unless it is working properly, but that challenge is multiplied here at Red Flag 16-1. Hundreds of maintainers from around the world work long hours to ensure all training sorties are executed safely and efficiently.

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Events

Nellis to host first Nellis Adversary Tactics Workshop

Posted  February 5, 2016

NELLIS AIR FORCE BASE, Nev. — The 547th Intelligence Squadron will be hosting the first Nellis Adversary Tactics Workshop the week of Feb. 16 to 19, 2016, in the 64th Aggressor Squadron’s facilities. The 547th IS is the Air Combat Command Intel focal point for adversary tactics analysis for the U.S. Combat Air Forces. The…

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Maintaining the mission: Ground equipment Airmen ensure RPA success

Posted  February 5, 2016

With the rising need for remotely piloted airpower, Airmen work around the clock at both Creech Air Force Base, Nevada, and abroad to bring the fight from the air.

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Airmen powered by innovation, continuous process improvement for 2016, beyond

Posted  February 5, 2016

NELLIS AIR FORCE BASE, Nev. — Employees of the Department of Defense, and more specifically the Air Force, must be accountable stewards of taxpayer dollars and ensure that the daily work processes supporting mission requirements, tactical and strategic goals, are effective and ultimately efficient in their execution and sustainment. Focusing on innovation, strategic alignment, problem…

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