KENJI THULOWEIT, 412th Test Wing Public Affairs
September 15, 2016
EDWARDS AIR FORCE BASE, Calif. — Test pilots and engineers from the 416th Flight Test Squadron had the chance to meet face-to-face with one of the squadron’s success stories Aug. 25.The group met with an allied nation pilot trainee who returned home alive after he experienced a g-force-induced loss of consciousness and his F-16’s Automatic Ground Collision Avoidance System activated, executing a... Read more
KIM BOWDEN, 711th Human Performance Wing
September 15, 2016
WRIGHT-PATTERSON AIR FORCE BASE, Ohio — The Human Systems Integration directorate, part of the Air Force Research Laboratory’s 711th Human Performance Wing, has developed a human systems integration framework (HSIF) tool to guide practitioners through the acquisition process.The concept for the tool originated several years ago with the Navy, who created a static guide. In 2012, they contacted... Read more
AIRMAN 1ST CLASS LAUREN ELY, Joint Base San Antonio-Randolph Public Affairs
September 15, 2016
JOINT BASE SAN ANTONIO-RANDOLPH, Texas — In the midst of this political season, service members and Department of Defense personnel should be aware of behaviors, on social media and in real-world activities, to steer clear of. Here are a list of Do’s and Do Not’s for social media and political activities:Do:• Register to vote and vote.• Make personal monetary donations.• Express personal... Read more
Allan Woods, 75th Air Base Wing Safety Office
September 15, 2016
HILL AIR FORCE BASE, Utah — We have all experienced a long hot summer and are accustomed to dealing with hazards associated with summertime. We now find ourselves approaching the fall season. Before we know it the days will be shorter and we will be spending more time driving in the dark during morning and afternoon commutes. School has begun and we need to pay close attention to... Read more
KAT BAILEY, Air Force Personnel Center Public Affairs
September 15, 2016
JOINT BASE SAN ANTONIO-RANDOLPH, Texas — Nominations for the 2017 Spirit of Hope Award will be accepted by the Air Force Personnel Center through Feb. 20.The award, named after comedian and actor Bob Hope, recognizes a military member, former military member, civilian or organization that epitomizes his values of duty, honor, courage, loyalty, commitment, integrity and selfless dedication.... Read more
TECH. SGT. CHRISTOPHER CARWILE, 59th Medical Wing Public Affairs
September 15, 2016
JOINT BASE SAN ANTONIO-LACKLAND, Texas — Innovative medical advancements do not happen overnight; they take a lot of hard work by many dedicated people. At the 59th Medical Wing, the devotion of the Science & Technology Office continues to advance military medical care and capabilities.“Through cutting-edge, scientific support and expertise, the science and technology office finds new ways to... Read more
ROBERT HELTON, HQ AFRC Public Affairs
September 15, 2016
ROBINS AIR FORCE BASE, Ga. — America’s Citizen Airmen are known for going the extra mile, juggling their family life, civilian employment and commitment to the nation’s defense just as a juggler keeps a number of objects in the air, in unison, perfectly timed, spaced and synchronized.But the 10 marathon runners who will be representing the nearly 70,000 Air Force Reservists in the upcoming Air... Read more
STAFF SGT. KATHERINE TEREYAMA, Secretary of the Air Force Public Affairs
September 15, 2016
ARLINGTON, Va. — In 1943, Mabel Rawlinson, a Women Airforce Service Pilot, died in an aircraft crash. The government would not pay for her remains to be sent back to her family, nor allow her to have a flag draped over her casket.Her fellow WASPs passed around a hat, pitching in to have her casket shipped back to her family – flag-draped in defiance, and escorted home by her service sisters.She... Read more
Barbara Fisher, 75th Air Base Wing Public Affairs
September 8, 2016
BOX ELDER COUNTY — Utah Department of Defense agencies hosted their annual face-to-face meeting Aug. 25-26 with American Indian tribes who claim ancestral and ongoing ties to lands managed by the DOD agencies.Primary hosts for this year’s meeting, which was held at the Bear River Bird Refuge in Brigham City, were the Utah National Guard and the Northwestern Band of the Shoshone Nation. Hill Air... Read more
September 8, 2016
Our water system recently exceeded a drinking water standard.  Although this incident was not an emergency, as our customers, you have a right to know what happened, what you should do, and what we are doing to correct this situation. American Water, the water system operator at Hill Air Force Base, is required by the Utah Department of Environmental Quality to routinely sample water at... Read more

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