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Sacrifices of military child recognized during April

Posted April 10, 2015 by Amaani Lyle

To highlight the year-round contributions, courage and patriotism of the military community’s youngest members, the Department of Defense observes April as the Month of the Military Child.

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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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Airmen’s Center offers fun, connections

Posted April 13, 2012 by By 1st Lt. Ken Lustig

The delicious aroma of a home-cooked feast wafted through the hallway of the Samek Airmen’s Center. An inviting spread of fresh rolls, succulent turkey and ham, warm mashed potatoes and an assortment of side dishes was laid out on a long table. It was a meal to rival Thanksgiving Dinner – but it was just…

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Thunderbirds announce 2013 officer selections

Posted June 1, 2012 by Compiled by the 99th Air Base Wing

The commander of Air Combat Command, Gen. Gilmary M. Hostage III, has officially selected the officers who will be joining the U.S. Air Force Thunderbirds for the 2013 demonstration season.

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Freedom Fest and community activities for 4th of July a blast for all…

Posted July 13, 2012 by anradmin

U.S. Air Force Master Sgt. Kirk Benda, 757th Aircraft Maintenance Squadron specialist section chief, kisses his wife Melissa, during...

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Local Law Enforcement builds strength in an old Nellis gym

Posted August 24, 2012 by By Staff Sgt. William P. Coleman

In 2010, defenders from the 99th Security Forces Squadron and one member from the 555th RED HORSE, took a gym scheduled for demolition and transformed it into a shoothouse, currently utilized by all military services, local law enforcement and federal law enforcement....

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DOD finishes GTC conversion

Posted October 5, 2012 by Compiled by Master Sgt. David Miller

The transition from the Controlled Spending Account program to the Government Travel Card program began this summer and will be completed by October.

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Welcome U.S. Air Force Thunderbirds

Posted November 9, 2012 by

Thunderbirds “America’s Ambassadors in Blue,” the Thunderbirds plan and present precision aerial maneuvers to exhibit the capabilities of modern high performance aircraft and the lofty degree of professional skill required to operate these aircraft in a precision aerial demonstration.

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National Pearl Harbor Remembrance Day

Posted December 7, 2012 by Aerotech Staff

American and state flags will be lowered to half-staff for this Remembrance Day. National Pearl Harbor Remembrance Day was created by Congress in 1994 in honor of those Americans killed or injured as a result of the attack on Pearl Harbor on Dec. 7, 1941.

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Service members urged to take action against the flu

Posted January 25, 2013 by Air Force News Service

Although flu season typically peaks in February, the influenza-related death toll continues to climb as the nation is impacted by an increase in influenza illnesses....

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