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Air Force

2019 USAF Test Pilot School applications due May 29

Posted March 25, 2019 by Kat Bailey

Application packages for the 2019 U.S. Air Force Test Pilot School selection board are due by May 29. The board is set to convene at the Air Force’s Personnel Center July 29 through Aug. 2, and will consider Total Force officer and current Air Force civilian applicants to attend training as early as July 2020.

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Air Force

461st FLTS lands two more F-35s for test

Posted March 18, 2019 by Kenji Thuloweit

The 461st Flight Test Squadron and F-35 Integrated Test Force at Edwards Air Force Base, Calif., received two additional F-35As to support continued developmental testing March 7.

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Local

64th AGRS prepare for Red Flag 19-2

Posted March 15, 2019 by Airman 1st Class Bailee A. Darbasie

The 64th Aggressor Squadron at Nellis is a team of Airmen whose primary mission is to fly against the combat air forces, joint and allied aircrews preparing them for tomorrow’s engagements.

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Health & Safety

Nellis plastic surgery – more than just cosmetic

Posted March 15, 2019 by Shireen Bedi

The 99th Medical Group at Nellis Air Force Base, Nev., offers a wide range of services to maintain Airman readiness and care to their families. What many may not know, is the importance of their plastic surgery practice.

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Local

RPA Airmen strengthen relationships at Australia air show

Posted March 15, 2019 by Airman 1st Class Haley Stevens

Airmen with the 432nd Wing/432nd Air Expeditionary Wing travelled to the Australian International Airshow in Geelong, Victoria, Australia, to display the MQ-9 Reaper for the Australian and international crowds, Feb. 26-March 3, 2019.

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Air Force

SECAF announces resignation

Posted March 11, 2019 by

Upon a favorable final vote by the regents, Secretary of the Air Force Heather Wilson announced her resignation March 8, after serving in her position as the service’s top civilian since May 2017, to accept the role as president of the University of Texas at El Paso.

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Local

AFREP saves Nellis $3.6 million

Posted March 6, 2019 by Airman 1st Class Bailee A. Darbasie

Searching through a pile of unserviceable components waiting their inevitable fate, expert Airmen rescue multiple high-value items to repair at no cost to the Air Force.

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Local

U.S. military personnel, aircraft attend AVALON 19

Posted March 1, 2019 by

Approximately 130 U.S. military personnel and aircraft — including an MQ-9 Reaper from the 432nd Wing at Creech Air Force Base, Nev. — are scheduled to attend the 2019 Australian International Airshow and Aerospace and Defence Exposition at Avalon Airport, Victoria, Australia, Feb. 26-March 3, 2019.

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Air Force

AFOTEC maintains mission readiness through operational testing

Posted February 27, 2019 by Cameron S. Hunt

The Air Force Operational Test and Evaluation Center, Detachment 4, tests and evaluates new space, cyberspace, missile and missile defense capabilities. Their mission is to test weapons systems in operationally realistic environments.

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Local

Hill AFB Airmen, F-35 a lethal combo at Red Flag

Posted February 20, 2019 by

The 388th Fighter Wing’s 4th Fighter Squadron wrapped up flying operations with the F-35A Lightning II in an exponentially more challenging exercise Red Flag, 19-1 Feb. 15 at Nellis Air Force Base, Nev.

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