Posts Tagged ‘featured’
 

U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Mikaley Towle
0
comments
Local

Nellis Airman ‘spares’ time for bowling passion

Posted June 26, 2015 by Airman 1st Class Mikaley Towle

He slowly walks up to the foul line while simultaneously bringing his arm back, ready for the swing. He unleashes the ball and it swiftly rolls toward the 10 awaiting pins. With a boisterous noise similar to multiple champagne bottles being uncorked, the pins are sent flying and he is rewarded with a strike.

Full Story »

U.S. Air force photo illustration by Staff Sgt. Siuta B. Ika
0
comments
Local

UEI Capstone date fast approaching

Posted June 19, 2015 by Staff Sgt. Siuta B. Ika

Nearly two years ago, the base’s Unit Effectiveness Inspection cycle began under the new Air Force Inspection System.

Full Story »

U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Christian Clausen
0
comments
Local

Young impression leads Airman to career, RPA innovations

Posted June 19, 2015 by Airman 1st Class Christian Clausen

During one’s life there’s often a moment when something is said or done that will stick with them for the remainder of their life.

Full Story »

U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Jake Carter
0
comments
Sports

Las Vegas Blues bring ‘America’s Pastime’ to Airmen

Posted June 19, 2015 by Airman 1st Class Jake Carter

When growing up, baseball or softball is a sport many parents push their children into. As time goes on, some move on to another sport, but some children keep playing all the way through high school or even college.

Full Story »

U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Mikaley Towle
0
comments
Salutes & Awards

Nellis Airmen pull passengers from burning vehicle

Posted June 12, 2015 by Airman 1st Class Mikaley Towle

U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Mikaley Towle Senior Airman Gregory Tamuzza, 823rd Maintenance Squadron rescue specialist, left, Capt. Lance Bacon, 99th Medical Operations Squadron emergency medicine physician, and Senior Airman Jerome Coley, 99th Communications Squadron knowledge operator, pose for a photo at Nellis Air Force Base, Nev., June 9. The three Airmen’s…

Full Story »

U.S. Air Force photo by Jonathan Stock
0
comments
Air Force

Air Force welcomes new surgeon general

Posted June 12, 2015 by Larine Barr

U.S. Air Force photo by Jonathan Stock Staff Sgt. Ross Ediger and Zachery Ediger pin the third star on their father Lt. Gen. Mark Ediger during a promotion ceremony at the Defense Health Headquarters in Falls Church, Va., June 8. Ediger became the 22nd Air Force surgeon general during the ceremony, officiated by Air Force…

Full Story »

U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Adarius Petty
0
comments
Local

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…

Full Story »

U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Jake Carter
0
comments
Air Force

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…

Full Story »

Courtesy photograph
0
comments
U.S.

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…

Full Story »

U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Adarius Petty
0
comments
Salutes & Awards

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.

Full Story »