Tech Sgt. Amaani Lyle, Secretary of the Air Force Public Affairs
WASHINGTON -- Air Force leaders announced March 25 an expansion of force management measures designed to bring the service closer to its authorized funded end strength. Fewer Airmen than anticipated applied for voluntary programs offered under Phase One of the force management program initiated in November of 2009. This has prompted expanded programs to encourage more Airmen to apply for...
Air Combat CommandTech. Sgt. Charisse Allen
Air Force Institute of TechnologyMaj. Spencer Checketts
2nd Combat Camera SquadronStaff Sgt. Scott Aldridge, Staff Sgt. Charles McNamara, Airman Allen Stokes
34th Fighter SquadronMaj. Brian Bragg
367th Training Support SquadronLt. Col. Scott Stevens, Tech. Sgt. Wesley Gray, Tech. Sgt. Lance Humphrey, Tech. Sgt. Joshua Lake
368th U.S. Air Force...
The Airplane Talks for the month of April will feature a B-17 pilot, a B-24 pilot and a B-17 flight engineer. The talks are held at 1 p.m. on Saturday afternoons in the museum theater. All speakers have aviation experience and relate personal experiences. Programs are free and open to the public. This is the last month of Airplane Talks for the season.
April 10, Col. Ray Brim will discuss his...
Catherine McNally, Hilltop Times Staff
Despite the recent relapse of snow and cold weather in Utah, it's about time to sharpen your garden tools, grab some fertilizer and seeds, and get dirty.
"I feel that the more you know about gardening the more you know about life," said Brock Lenox, base garden plot manager and an Operational Point of Responsibility assistant for the Facilities and Equipment Management Services of the 75th Air...
KIRKUK REGIONAL AIR BASE, Iraq -- On Feb. 23, members of the 506th Civil Engineer Squadron's Explosive Ordnance Disposal team gathered on their compound at Kirkuk Regional Air Base, Iraq for an unveiling ceremony of a memorial wall to honor three Iraqi men killed in an improvised explosive device attack last year.
Tech. Sgt. Eric Eberhard, EOD team leader from Hill Air Force Base's 419th Fighter...
Airman 1st Class Zachariah Lowe75th Comptroller Squadron"I hunt Easter eggs with my nieces and nephews."
Airman 1st Class Amber Perry729th Air Control Squadron"I'm Catholic, so I always go to church."
Jill Ross75th Air Base Wing Staff Unit Deployment manager"My kids and I play Deal or No Deal with Easter eggs."
Airman 1st Class Kelsey Buis75th Comptroller Squadron"I decorate Easter eggs with my...
Question: There are many concerns/discussions among active duty personnel regarding the number of civilians using the Hess Fitness Center compared to active duty. Considering we have mandatory Physical Training as part of our active duty service requirements, there is not remotely enough equipment or space to provide services to everyone.
Even during mandatory PT testing, the active duty...
Chris Roland of the 526th ICBM Systems Group (562th ICBMSS/SYAA) used an eight iron to hit a hole-in-one on Hole No. 17 at Hubbard Memorial Golf Course. The feat was witnessed by Bill Marley, a retired Air Force officer who works for Booz Allen Hamilton and John Buzzard, an Air Force veteran from Pocatello, Idaho.
The 2010 Brent Scowcroft Missile, Space and C3I Awards were presented March 15 at the Davis County Conference Center.
The Air Force Association's Northern Utah Chapter sponsored the event at which Maj. Gen. Andrew Busch, Ogden Air Logistics Center commander, gave the keynote address. The Clearfield High School Air Force Junior Reserve Officers Training Corps provided a color guard for the...
Catherine McNally, Hilltop Times Staff
'Sex Signals' opportunity for audience participation
April, which is Sexual Assault Awareness Month, may bring visions of dry, boring lectures about the difference between right and wrong, or possibly even thoughts of the popular TV show, "The Office" in its rendition featuring an overly awkward boss and shocked co-workers.
Fortunately, Hill's Sexual Assault Response Coordinator office promises...