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U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Adarius Petty
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Creech NCO, Filipino-American’s passion: Helping others

Posted June 12, 2015 by Airman 1st Class Christian Clausen

U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Adarius Petty The Asian Pacific American Association dance team completes a tinikling dance May 29 at Nellis Air Force Base, Nev. The team, led by Staff Sgt. Richard Quino, 799th Air Base Squadron vehicle management NCO in charge, front left, performed as part of the APAA luau in…

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U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Jake Carter
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Household goods make it home through TMO

Posted June 12, 2015 by Airman 1st Class Jake Carter

U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Jake Carter Tech. Sgt. Aileen Boyd, 99th Logistics Readiness Squadron NCO in charge of household goods and passenger travel, provides an Airman information for their permanent change of station at Nellis Air Force Base, Nev., June 3. Included on the sheet is information regarding move.mil, where Airmen…

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LGBT month teaches love, not hate

Posted June 12, 2015 by Staff Sgt. Darlene Seltmann

Courtesy photograph June is Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender Pride Month and Nellis Air Force Base, Nev., will be hosting events to spread awareness about the importance of the month and recognize the struggles individuals have faced because of their sexual orientation. On Sept. 20, 2011, the “don’t ask, don’t tell” repeal went into full…

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U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Adarius Petty
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Creech Airman resurrects AGE equipment, saves AF thousands

Posted June 5, 2015 by Senior Airman Adarius Petty

Since fiscal 2013, the Air Force has faced the effects of sequestration, resulting in the reduction of manning needed to complete the mission while working with a tighter budget.

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U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Rachel Loftis
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Vet visits NAFB first time in 75 years

Posted June 5, 2015 by Airman 1st Class Rachel Loftis

Boisterous laughs and smiles as wide as the sea engulfed the room as friends and family surrounded a wooden conference room table to hear 92 year old Jobie Hammock recall decades-old memories of his time in service.

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U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Mikaley Towle
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‘Challenger’ visits Airmen, families

Posted June 5, 2015 by Airman 1st Class Mikaley Towle

He stands almost three feet tall and despite his weighty appearance, only tips the scale at approximately six pounds. He embodies strength and is seen as a patriotic symbol of freedom.

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U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class MIkaley Towle
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Archaeologist preserves heritage, history

Posted June 5, 2015 by Airman 1st Class Rachel Loftis

Archaeology offers the present-day society a different perspective on human history and culture of the past by examining the cause and effects of changes that occurred in human cultures over time.

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U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Siuta B. Ika
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Weapons School welcomes new commandant

Posted May 29, 2015 by Staff Sgt. Siuta B. Ika

U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Siuta B. Ika Col. Michael Drowley (right), U.S. Air Force Weapons School commandant, accepts the USAFWS guidon from Brig. Gen. Christopher Short, 57th Wing commander, during the USAFWS’s change of command ceremony at Nellis Air Force Base, Nev., May 26. The passing of the guidon signals the official…

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U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Christian Clausen
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Frankenphone: Creech Airman improves RPA communications

Posted May 29, 2015 by Airman 1st Class Christian Clausen

U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Christian Clausen Staff Sgt. Marion is a 42nd Attack Squadron sensor operator at Creech Air Force Base, Nev. Marion was recognized by Air Force leadership for constructing a device dubbed “Frankenphone 3.5 Ultra High Definition,” which simplifies life in the ground control station while flying remotely piloted…

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U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Mikaley Towle
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Space-A: No cost for Airmen, dependents, retirees

Posted May 29, 2015 by Airman 1st Class Mikaley Towle

U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Mikaley Towle Airman 1st Class Jourdan Sutton, 99th Logistics Readiness Squadron air terminal operator, checks the flight schedule at the air terminal on Nellis Air Force Base, Nev., May 26. Space-available flights are available to veterans, Guard, Reserve and active-duty service members. Dependents must be accompanied by…

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