March 15, 2012
A free conference for military members, veterans and their families, will be offered as the third day of a three day conference in Salt Lake City at The Salt Palace. The Utah Veterans and Family Summit, March 30, follows the Generations Conference held the previous two days. Parking is free on March 30 for military members and their families at the underground parking facility if they come before... Read more
Richard W. Essary, 75th Air Base Wing Public Affairs
March 8, 2012
Do you have plans for Memorial Day weekend? If you don't, then you're in luck. And if you do, you may want to reconsider spending some time at one of Northern Utah's most spectacular community events.Hill Air Force Base is hosting an open house and air show featuring the U.S. Air Force Thunderbirds the weekend of May 26-27. The two-day event is free and open to the public."We're excited to be... Read more
Mary Lou Gorny, Hilltop Times Editor
March 8, 2012
Imagine packing your bags and traveling for a TDY certification course a time zone or two away from home in order to take a certification course necessary in your Air Force or Department of Defense career. Now imagine the convenience of getting up every morning, getting into your own car and driving to Hill Air Force Base to take that very same course: no shifting biological time clocks, not... Read more
1st Lt. Daniel Prather, Medical Readiness Officer
March 8, 2012
The 2012 Hill Air Force Base Air Force Assistance Fund (AFAF) campaign themed "Commitment to Caring" kicked off on Monday, March 5, and will run through April 13. This annual event raises funds for four charitable affiliates that provide support to our Air Force family in need: the Air Force Aid Society, Air Force Village, Air Force Enlisted Village and the General and Mrs. Curtis E. LeMay... Read more
General Donald Hoffman, Air Force Materiel Command, Commander
March 8, 2012
On March 6, the Air Force released a Force Structure Announcement that details force structure and manpower impacts from decisions the Air Force has made in support of the new Department of Defense strategy and the President's Fiscal Year 2013 budget that reduces Air Force Active Duty, Guard and Reserve positions by 9,900. This follows announcements this past November and January of some 12,100... Read more
March 8, 2012
What did you do before the Air Force Reserve? I was in the Army National Guard here in Utah for nine years. I worked as a counter-intelligence agent. We dealt with protecting information, operational security education, and investigations that dealt with compromised information. I deployed twice with the Army, once to Iraq and once to Afghanistan.Why did you join the Air Force Reserve? I worked... Read more
Charles Freeman, 75th ABW Public Affairs
March 8, 2012
If you've been looking for a platform to share your thoughts on ways to make Team Hill a better place to live and work -- the opportunity is just around the corner.The Hill AFB Integrated Delivery System (IDS) team invites your input at the 2012 Caring for People Forum on April 11 at the Hill Chapel Annex. It will be an all day event starting at 7:30 a.m. and concluding at 4:30 p.m. Lunch will be... Read more
Secretary of the Air Force Public Affairs
March 8, 2012
WASHINGTON -- Air Force officials released force structure changes and resulting manpower impacts from the new DoD strategic guidance and fiscal 2013 President's Budget on March 6. The fiscal 2013 President's Budget adjusts Air Force military end strength to 501,000, with net reductions of 3,900 active cuty, 5,100 Air National Guard and 900 Air Force Reserve billets.The impact of the announcement... Read more
March 8, 2012
Entry control will move to the new West Gate on Monday, March 12. The old visitor center will remain active until the new visitor center parking lot is complete. On April 13 a new West Gate traffic plan will be in place during demolition of the old West Gate and final work on "M" Street. The four week plan is to limit West Gate traffic Monday through Thursday to only two incoming lanes from 4 a.... Read more
Mary Lou Gorny, Hilltop Times Editor
March 8, 2012
Approximately 46,000 pounds of toys, clothing, school and personal hygiene supplies arrived at Hill Air Force Base on Feb. 22 as part of the Denton Humanitarian Assistance Program. It became the task of 9 members of the 75th Logistics Readiness Squadron to stack, bind and ship the humanitarian supplies for delivery to Soto Cano Air Base, Honduras.A Medivac training mission headed to the area had... Read more

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In the Know Invitation extended for family campoutA family campout that includes... more