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Plan ahead for those you love

Posted March 1, 2013 by Airman 1st Class Alexander W. Riedel

(AFNS) — Last year, I dealt with the death of two people close to me. In September, my father passed away unexpectedly at the age of 59, due to an illness. The man I thought to be indestructible, suddenly was gone. Almost exactly two months later, a long-time friend also passed away in the hospital…

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Nellis, Creech to undergo Air Force vehicle validation visit

Posted March 1, 2013 by Master Sgt. Rene Valdez and Mr. Kelly Keebler

NELLIS AIR FORCE BASE, Nev. — In these days of severe budget limitations there are tough questions that are going to have to be answered in regards to government-owned vehicles. Are unit vehicles underutilized? Can units justify all their vehicles? In fact, these questions need to be answered next month by every unit on base….

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CSAF discusses impact of sequester

Posted March 1, 2013 by Karen Parrish

America’s military superiority is founded on training and readiness, and the fiscal crisis facing the country threatens to strip away that edge, members of the Joint Chiefs of Staff told Congress Feb. 26.

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One big happy family: officer, enlisted spouses’ club unite

Posted March 1, 2013 by Airman 1st Class Monet Villacorte

The officer and enlisted spouses’ clubs have integrated into one joint organization called the Nellis Area Spouses’ Club.

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Feel the burn: Avoid summer heat related injuries

Posted March 1, 2013 by Senior Airman Jonathon Morel

With the spring and summer months upon us, heat related injuries will be on the rise. Here at Nellis, the Las Vegas summers can be especially brutal with daily temperatures over 100 degrees.

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EO promotes culture of unity in war-support location

Posted March 1, 2013 by Master Sgt. Christian Michael

An Air Force staffed by different races, colors, genders, religions and national origins faces the challenge of building a culture of acceptance, inclusion and cohesion. In the deployed environment, that task becomes even more important....

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DOD implements secure program for mobile devices

Posted March 1, 2013 by Nick Simeone

The Defense Department is rolling out a program that will allow users of a range of mobile devices -- working anywhere from remote battlefields to the Pentagon to rapidly share classified and protected data across all components.

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Nellis veterinary clinic does more than you think

Posted March 1, 2013 by Airman 1st Class Timothy Young

Pets aren’t just animals but an extension of the family to most people. Whenever a family member gets sick, the rest make sure that member is taken care of by offering the best medical care possible. Why would our pets be any different?

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Dental clinic gets modernized

Posted March 1, 2013 by Senior Airman Matthew Lancaster

The 99th Dental Clinic patient treatment rooms at the Mike O’Callaghan Federal Medical Center will be undergoing renovation from Feb. 25 through Mar. 25, 2013.

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Nellis prepares for Red Flag 13-3

Posted February 22, 2013 by 99th Air Base wing Public Affairs

U.S. Air Force Photo by Airman 1st Class Jason Couillard Two F-16 Fighting Falcons from the 52nd Fighter Wing, Spangdahlem Air Base, Germany, and an F-22 Raptor, 199th Fighter Squadron, Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam, Hawaii, prepare to refuel during Red Flag 13-2 above the Nevada Test and Training Range Jan. 25. The mission of Red…

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