Rush brothers are truly ‘brothers in arms’

January 15, 2015

HILL AIR FORCE BASE — “Brothers in arms” is a common expression among military members, but rarely do actual siblings directly complement each other’s contributions to the mission. 



It's 5 o'clock somewhere

January 22, 2015

FAIRCHILD AIR FORCE BASE, Wash.  — Its side effects can range from confusion to induced sprinting for cover, to feelings of pride. It has the power to stop people in their tracks and causes self-induced paralysis for nearly two minutes.



The Air Force issued me my ‘kids’

January 15, 2015

BUCKLEY AIR FORCE BASE, Colo. — While I’ve decided to live the child-free lifestyle, the Air Force, in its infinite wisdom, saw the need to issue me two kids. They are both straight out of technical training and brand new to the Air Force — and one is still too young to accept an adult beverage.



Federal Woman’s Lunch & Learn

January 22, 2015

Federal Woman’s Lunch & Learn

Participate in the Hill AFB Federal Woman’s Program Lunch & Learn from 11 a.m. to noon today (Jan. 15) at the Hill AFB Chapel. 



DOD releases breakdown of Ebola response

January 15, 2015

WASHINGTON -The Defense Department last week released a breakdown of the numbers of DoD personnel involved in the battle to stop the spread of Ebola.



NORAD prepares to track Santa’s flight

December 18, 2014

PETERSON AIR FORCE BASE, Colo. — The North American Aerospace Defense Command’s NORAD Tracks Santa website, http://www.noradsanta.org, launched Dec. 1, featuring a mobile version, a holiday countdown, new games and daily activities and more.



Family Dynamics: CMSAF, wife Athena talk about AF life at home

December 18, 2014

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Air Force News Service

FORT GEORGE G. MEADE, Md. — In a special edition of CHIEFchat, the Air Force’s senior enlisted leader and his wife sat down with a group of Airmen and their dependents for a candid conversation about family life in the force. 



309th MSG adds new Rapid Prototyping machine

December 18, 2014

The 309th Maintenance Support Group has a long history of building items, ranging from wooden office doors to splash molds that detect aircraft cracks. New technology is adding Rapid Prototyping, often referred to as 3-D printing, to the mix.



HAFB employees judge science fair

December 18, 2014

LAYTON — It was a typical science fair with projects about Frisbee dynamics, what cleans coins the most effectively, the effects of caffeine on plant growth, or if a cat lover predicts whether or not a person is an introvert. Intermingled amidst the tri-fold project posters at the Legacy Christian Academy science fair on Monday were a host of military members in uniforms and Hill Air Force Base civilians, judging the projects. 



New personal property allotment rule implemented to protect Airmen

December 18, 2014

WASHINGTON — Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel recently directed a policy change in paycheck allotments which will prohibit service members from allotting pay to buy, lease or rent personal property.

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