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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.

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

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.

Air Force photograph by Amy Rollins Air Force

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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U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Alex Fox Echols III
Air Force

Nellis goes full throttle for Red Flag 16-1

Posted  January 28, 2016

NELLIS AIR FORCE BASE, Nev. — Combat air forces squadrons from across the world joined Tyndall Air Force Base’s Checkertails at Nellis AFB, Nevada, this week for the joint-training, full-spectrum, readiness exercise, Red Flag 16-1. The 325th Fighter Wing takes point as it leads Red Flag for the first time from Jan. 25 to Feb….

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U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Christian Clausen
Health & Safety

Life of a Warrior keeping Airmen fit to fight

Posted  January 28, 2016

CREECH AIR FORCE BASE, Nev. — Keeping Airmen fit to fight and combat ready at all times is a must around the Air Force. For Creech Air Force Base, Nevada, the Life of a Warrior campaign leads the way in offering opportunities for Airmen to stay in tip top shape. The campaign aims to help…

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Commentary

Qualities of Leader

Posted  January 28, 2016

INCIRLIK AIR BASE, Turkey — As I walk around Incirlik and speak with Airmen or attend professional development seminars, Airman Leadership School or First Term Airman’s Center briefings, I am usually asked the question, “What makes a good leader or what do I have to do to make it in the Air Force?” If you…

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Events

Coral Academy of Science Las Vegas open house dates:

Posted  January 28, 2016

During the open house Coral Academy of Science Las Vegas, Chief Academic Officer and Special Education Director will discuss and answer questions on the school’s academic programs and special needs information for students. Jan 30, 2016: 10 a.m. at Windmill Campus (grades 3rd to 5th), 2150 Windmill Parkway, Henderson, NV 89074. For more information call,…

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U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Devante Williams
World

AF sends F-35A to UK for air shows

Posted  January 28, 2016

WASHINGTON—The Air Force is taking the future of airpower to international audiences in England this summer. The 56th Fighter Wing from Luke Air Force Base, Arizona, will send F-35A Lightning IIs to fly in heritage flights and to be on public display at the Royal International Air Tattoo at Royal Air Force Fairford, England, and…

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