MASTER SGT. STEVEN HEBERT, 367th Training Support Squadron
May 25, 2017
HILL AIR FORCE BASE, Utah — No, this isn’t a new political campaign slogan; it’s the unofficial motto of the 367th Training Support Squadron.Familiar to many aircraft and missile maintainers, “The Griffin” is a training development squadron and a tenant unit at Hill AFB out of the 782nd Training Group at Sheppard AFB, Texas.The 367th TRSS is comprised of 89 active-duty and civilian personnel from... Read more
LT. GEN. LEE K. LEVY II, Air Force Sustainment Center
May 25, 2017
AFSC Airmen, on Armed Forces Day we thank those who are serving.On Veterans Day we say thank you to those who served.On Memorial Day we honor and remember those who served in the Armed Forces and gave all of their tomorrows for our todays.We only have to look around us to see what we have, but Memorial Day is when we remember why. Amazing men and women from the beginning of our history as a... Read more
AIRMAN 1ST CLASS DENNIS HOFFMAN, Air Force Space Command
May 25, 2017
WHITE SANDS MISSILE RANGE, N.M., May 16, 2017 — The emergence of the night sky signals the beginning of a mission for a select group of airmen here.The airmen, assigned to Detachment 1 of the 21st Space Wing, operate the just under 4-foot tall telescopes, which are kept busy detecting, tracking and cataloging tens of thousands of objects in orbit within their area of coverage. Collecting... Read more
75th Air Base Wing Public Affairs
May 25, 2017
HILL AIR FORCE BASE, Utah — The 75th Air Base Wing Safety Office hosted annual motorcycle safety briefings and the 3rd Annual Motorcycle Safety Rodeo here, May 11. Riders first attended briefings at the base theater. There, fellow Airmen and Utah safety officials talked about motorcycle safety trends and the importance of protective gear. Col. Kent Hansen, 419th Mission Support Group... Read more
JASON MARSH, 75th Air Base Wing Legal Office
May 25, 2017
Over the past few years several states and the District of Columbia have decriminalized the use of marijuana for medicinal and/or recreational purposes. It might be tempting given this climate to dismiss or diminish the use or possession of marijuana by federal employees. Don’t fall for it!Federal law still categorizes marijuana as a Schedule I substance under the Controlled Substance Act. It is... Read more
Wayne Amann, Air Force Office of Special Investigations Public Affairs
May 25, 2017
QUANTICO, Va. — Brittany Boccher, the spouse of Master Sgt. Adam Boccher, an Air Force Office of Special Investigations special agent, from Detachment 327 at Little Rock Air Force Base, Arkansas, had a memorable year in 2016.Boccher was selected as the 2016 Little Rock AFB Military Spouse of the Year and the AFOSI Deborah Law Spouse of the Year. That was only the beginning.Her momentum snowballed... Read more
TYLER J. PERRY, 419th Supply Chain Management Squadron
May 25, 2017
HILL AIR FORCE BASE, Utah — On May 9, Dr. Larry Butkus, Chief Engineer of the Materials and Manufacturing Directorate, Air Force Research Laboratory at Wright-Patterson Air Force Base, Ohio, visited Hill AFB to speak in front of a crowd of about 250 Team Hill scientists, engineers, and technical managers. Dr. Butkus focused his address on new and emerging technology currently under research... Read more
DR. HEATHER A. WILSON
May 25, 2017
I am grateful for the freedoms we enjoy and it will be an honor to serve with you as Secretary of the Air Force.In every generation, able volunteers step forward to protect the rest of us. Highly skilled and willing to defend the nation at all costs, you and your families represent the best of what it means to be an American. Under the guidance of Secretary of Defense Mattis and with the... Read more
May 25, 2017
DALLAS — Army & Air Force Exchange Service shoppers have the chance to get their paws on $3,000 in Exchange gift cards during the Patriot Pet Photo Contest.From May 19 to June 1, Exchange shoppers worldwide can submit a cute, creative photo of their pet at: shopmyexchange.com/sweepstakes. One grand prize winner will receive a $1,000 Exchange gift card. Two second place winners will receive a... Read more
May 25, 2017
Q: Could you please enlighten me about the apparent changes to lane availability at the Roy Gate in the mornings? 1) On Friday there was only one lane open, then there were two lanes open. There are no lights above the main lanes so people can’t tell which lane is open. 2) On another day there were only two lanes open, then the third lane did open. What are the timings to the apparent lane... Read more