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SAFWC holds Spark Tank prelims at AFWERX-Vegas

Posted November 16, 2018 by Airman 1st Class Andrew D. Sarver

Airmen from units assigned to the U.S. Air Force Warfare Center at Nellis Air Force Base, Nev., gathered at AFWERX-Vegas Oct. 29 to present their innovative ideas for the 2019 Spark Tank Competition.

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Airfield management keeps Nellis flying high

Posted November 16, 2018 by Airman Bailee A. Darbasie

Airfield management Airmen assigned to the 57th Operations Support Squadron at Nellis Air Force Base, Nev., are required to work faster and harder to keep up with the high rate of sorties carried out on the Nellis flightline.

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Local

Symposium prepares Nellis, Creech superintendents for success

Posted November 2, 2018 by by Airman Bailee A. Darbasie

Approximately 100 squadron superintendents assigned to Nellis and Creech Air Force Bases in Nevada attended the Nellis/Creech Superintendent Symposium Oct. 22 through Oct. 26 on base.

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News

Desert Lightning News Digital Edition – November 2, 2018

Posted November 2, 2018 by

Desert Lightning News Nellis-Creech AFB – Serving Nellis AFB, Creech AFB, Las Vegas NV and surrounding communities Digital Edition – November 2, 2018 Welcome to the Nellis-Creech AFB Desert Lightning News Digital Edition! October was proclaimed Chief Master Sgt. of the Air Force Month at Nellis and Creech Air Force bases. Well, not really –…

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Local

CMSAF shares purpose, pride with Hunter Airmen

Posted November 2, 2018 by Senior Airman James Thompson

Chief Master Sgt. of the Air Force Kaleth O. Wright visited Creech Air Force Base, Nev., for an in-depth look at the Remotely Piloted Aircraft enterprise and the Airmen who ensure the nation’s security.

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Veterans

Missing in Nevada: Guard honors unclaimed remains of veterans

Posted November 2, 2018 by Staff Sgt. Garrett Wake

Funerals honor the deceased and bring solace to the living. For military veterans, funerals can include military honors, upon family request. But what if a person’s remains are left unclaimed or there is no family?

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Local

Disturbed, USO get Creech “Down With Sickness”

Posted November 2, 2018 by Senior Airman Christian Clausen

The USO brought heavy-metal band Disturbed to Creech to meet the Airmen behind the Remotely Piloted Aircraft mission and perform the base’s first-ever concert Oct. 23, 2018.

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News

Desert Lightning News Digital Edition – October 19, 2018

Posted October 22, 2018 by

Welcome to the Nellis-Creech AFB Desert Lightning News Digital Edition! We thought we’d treat you to a fiery inferno with this week’s preview photo – a little treat for the pyromaniac in us all!

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Local

53rd Wing brings future faster with largest LFTE

Posted October 19, 2018 by Airman 1st Class Andrew Sarver

During the month of September, the 53rd Test and Evaluation Group at Nellis Air Force Base, Nev., executed one of the most complex and diverse operational test events in base history.

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Salutes & Awards

Pilot receives AF Exceptional Aviator Award

Posted October 19, 2018 by Airman 1st Class Bryan T. Guthrie

An A-10C Thunderbolt ll pilot was awarded the Air Force Exceptional Aviator Award on Oct. 5, in the 6th Combat Training Squadron auditorium at Nellis Air Force Base, Nev.

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