Desert Lightning News Digital Edition – November 8, 2019


Desert Lightning News Nellis-Creech AFB – Serving Nellis AFB, Creech AFB, Las Vegas NV and surrounding communities – November 8, 2019



Hi there, fans and friends – thanks for checking out the November 8th edition of Nellis-Creech AFB Desert Lightning News! The countdown to Aviation Nation 2019 has begun! Are you as excited as we are? Check out our front-page story for basics on the air show schedule (as always, subject to change) – just click on the link below for your full copy of this week’s Desert Lightning News, viewable on your desktop or mobile device.

Here are some more highlights from this week’s issue:

  • Renovated Theatre and Fitness Center opening at Creech: page 3
  • 855th Maintenance Squadron Airman receives Daedalian honors: page 5
  • WWII Veterans awarded French Legion of Honor medal: page 6
  • Photo feature: 29th WPS hones C-130 ops skills: pages 10 & 11
  • NCO Career Status Program simplifies reenlistment process: page 12
  • Nellis Living/ Veterans Day Operating hours – pages 14 & 16

All this and much more, in this week’s edition of Desert Lightning News! Pick up a copy of the paper at our usual distribution points on base and in surrounding communities starting November 8th, and “Like” our Facebook page for daily updates on news coming out of Nellis and Creech AFBs, as well as other military and defense installations in the desert southwest. Keep an eye on this space for our special Nellis Air Show edition – official publication date is Friday November 15, but we’ll have a digital copy posted here early for our favorite fanatics! Have a safe and restful holiday weekend! #aerotechnews #nellisafbnews #creechafbnews