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Shawna Kimbrell: First African American female fighter pilot

Lt. Col. Shawna Rochelle Kimbrell is the first female African American fighter pilot in the history of U.S. Air Force. She flew the F-16 Fighting...

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U.S. Air Force Airmen from the 757th Aircraft Maintenance Squadron inspect an F-15E Strike Eagle assigned to the 85th Test and Evaluation Squadron, Nellis...

First female F-16 pilot graduates from USAF Weapons School

Air Force photograph by Tech. Sgt. Christopher HolmesCol. Steven Behmer, U.S. Air Force Weapons School commandant, presents Capt. Clancy Morrical, 480th Fighter Squadron...

Advanced training course for special mission aviators puts theory into practice

U.S. Air Force photo by Susan GarciaA special mission aviator loads .50-caliber ammunition on an HH-60G Pave Hawk during the 34th Weapons Squadron’s...

History of Nellis and Creech

The first airport in Las Vegas was Anderson Field, opened in 1920 on the southeast corner of what is now Sahara and Paradise. It...

Field of Honor: Henderson pays Memorial Day tribute

HENDERSON, Nev.--The Rotary Club of Green Valley in conjunction with the City of Henderson celebrated the second annual Field of Honor over the Memorial...

Nellis Exchange shoppers can give, get back June 14-18

For the third consecutive year, the Army & Air Force Exchange Service is partnering with Army Emergency Relief and the Air Force Assistance Fund...

New dorm opens with Airmen’s needs in mind

Air Force photograph by Airman 1st Class Kevin TanenbaumCol. Paul Murray, 99th Air Base Wing commander, and Airman 1st Class Nicholas Martini, 99th...

Air Force to establish weapons school for acquisition officers

For the first time starting in July, a select number of Air Force acquisition officers will have the opportunity to attend the United States...

805th Combat Training Squadron: Nellis’ newest squadron

The operations center sits in a large room, filled with rows of computers, displaying a simulated combat scenario. Above different areas in the room are...