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E-3 Sentry AWACS aircrew orchestrates Green Flag-West battle space

Posted November 15, 2013 by Staff Sgt. Christopher Hubenthal

Capt. Robert Winston, 960th Airborne Air Control Squadron air weapons officer, participates in a Green Flag-West exercise on an E-3 Sentry airborne early warning and control aircraft Nov. 5 in support of ground training at Fort Irwin, Calif. Green Flag-West is a Close Air Support and Joint exercise administered by the U.S. Air Warfare Center…

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Holiday dinner offers Airmen cheer while away from home

Posted December 20, 2013 by Airman 1st Class Thomas Spangler

The holiday dinner is a chance for Airmen and their families to celebrate the holidays on base, said Tech. Sgt. Meloney Natal, 99th Force Support Squadron production manager.

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Sun sets on Red Flag 14-1

Posted February 14, 2014 by Airman 1st Class Joshua Kleinholz

U.S. Air Force photo by Lorenz Crespo Two F-15E Strike Eagles assigned to the 391st Fighter Squadron, Mountain Home Air Force Base, Idaho, park on the Nellis AFB, Nev., flightline as the sun sets Feb.10. More than 3,200 service members and 125 aircraft from joint U.S. and allied combat forces from around the world are…

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Proper protection; no brainer

Posted March 21, 2014 by Senior Airman Jason Couillard

U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Jason Couillard NELLIS AIR FORCE BASE, Nev. — Everyone experiences a hit to their head at some point in their life. After the event, some may be fine, but others might have sustained a traumatic brain injury. A traumatic brain injury is a blow, jolt, or bump to…

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B-1 bombers blast off into night

Posted May 2, 2014 by

U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Christopher Tam middle left: A U.S. Air Force B-1B Lancer assigned to the 7th Bomb Wing, Dyess Air Force Base, Texas, takes off during Green Flag 14-6 April 24 at Nellis Air Force Base, Nev. B-1B Lancers can rapidly deliver massive quantities of precision and non-precision weapons against…

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U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Rachel Loftis
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Nellis stands down for SAPR

Posted June 13, 2014 by Airman 1st Class Rachel Loftis

U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Rachel Loftis Col. Barry Cornish, 99th Air Base Wing commander, briefs Airmen on the importance of sexual assault prevention at the base theater June 6 at Nellis AFB, Nev.  Nellis AFB stood down for the day to focus on sexual assault response and prevention training. NELLIS AIR…

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U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Thomas Spangler
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Sun sets on Red Flag 14-3

Posted July 25, 2014 by Staff Sgt. Siuta B. Ika

U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Thomas Spangler The sun sets behind a row of F-16 FightingFalcons during Red Flag 14-3, July 16 at Nellis Air Force Base, Nev. Red Flag provides a series of intense air-to-air combat scenarios for aircrew and ground personnel, which will in turn increase their combat readiness and…

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U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Mikaley Towle
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Re-sale lot helps owners sell vehicles

Posted August 29, 2014 by Airman 1st Class Mikaley Towle

The Nellis re-sale lot, or “lemon lot,” here is a place where Department of Defense ID cardholders can sell their privately-owned vehicles.

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Las Vegas WASPs of World War II

Posted March 24, 2012 by Jerry White

NELLIS AIR FORCE BASE, Nev. “” The Women’s Airforce Service Pilots, or WASPs, was an organization that existed from 1942 through 1944, composed of women trained as pilots. The WASPs began with 28 women, hired for their extensive civilian flight experience. Later applicants went through the same pilot training course as men, except for acrobatics…

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Turboprop Aircraft challenge Weapons School pilots

Posted May 18, 2012 by By Staff Sgt. Chris Hubenthal

A low-flying aircraft will take to the Nevada skies this month, offering Air Force pilots a new threat to reckon with. For the first time ever, the T-6A Texan II will fly as an aggressor aircraft at Nellis Air Force Base, Nev.

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