RICHARD SALOMON, Air Force Personnel Center Public Affairs
April 27, 2017
JOINT BASE SAN ANTONIO-RANDOLPH, Texas — Shelli Dunn said she fondly remembers her recent experiences at Squadron Officer School, especially one particular exercise called Project X. “The exercise’s various scenarios are designed to challenge our communication abilities, organizational skills and physical coordination,” said Dunn, a human resource specialist at the Air Force Personnel Center... Read more
April 27, 2017
JOINT BASE LEWIS-MCCHORD, Wash. — Over the past 60 years, winter flying missions have provided a significant contribution to how the National Science Foundation conducts scientific research in Antarctica.The C-17 Globemaster III 2016-2017 season recently wrapped up, and the night vision goggle (NVG) capability paired with mid-Austral winter flying continued to be a game changing airlift support... Read more
STAFF SGT. ALYSSA C. GIBSON, Secretary of the Air Force Public Affairs
April 27, 2017
WASHINGTON — When NASA began soliciting talent from the military in 1959 it had specific requirements – a jet pilot with a minimum of 1,500 flying hours, in excellent physical stature but shorter than 5 feet 11 inches, and a bachelor’s degree (or equivalent) in engineering. Since 1959, 84 Airmen fit that bill.On April 20, 2017, Col. Jack D. Fischer became the most recent American Airman to... Read more
STAFF SGT. ALEXX PONS, Air Force Personnel Center Public Affairs
April 27, 2017
JOINT BASE SAN ANTONIO-RANDOLPH, Texas — Air Force officials are seeking nominations for the 2017 Gen. Mark A. Welsh III One Air Force Award.This Air Force-level award, which recognizes mission success achieved by a team of two or more total force components, will be presented to the top team that demonstrates improved effectiveness, operational readiness or mission accomplishment through... Read more
Air Combat Command Public Affairs
April 20, 2017
JOINT BASE LANGLEY-EUSTIS, Va. — This weekend’s deployment of an initial six F-35A Lightning II fighters and several hundred Airmen to Europe demonstrates the aircraft’s readiness to conduct operations with America’s European partners, according to Air Force leaders.The April 15 arrival at Royal Air Force Base Lakenheath, U.K., marks the first major overseas training deployment for the aircraft... Read more
CHAPLAIN (COL.) SHON NEYLAND, AFMC Command Chaplain
April 20, 2017
WRIGHT-PATTERSON AFB, Ohio — Comprehensive Airman Fitness defines “Social Fitness” as the ability to engage in healthy social networks that promote overall well-being and optimal performance. We have often heard that resilience essentially means the ability for one to bounce back from challenges and adversity.Often times we primarily focus on individual resilience. However, what is less talked... Read more
April 20, 2017
Are you the spouse of a Team Hill member? Ever wondered what people do at the Ogden Air Logistics Complex? Now is your opportunity to discover what goes on behind the doors and gates. Brig. Gen. Steven J. Bleymaier, Ogden Air Logistics Complex commander, cordially invites all Team Hill spouses (military, civilian, and contractor) to attend an Ogden Air Logistics Complex depot maintenance... Read more
Todd Cromar, 75th Air Base Wing Public Affairs
April 20, 2017
HILL AIR FORCE BASE, Utah — What do you do with an old, unused, large aircraft? Turn it into an interactive classroom!The Hill Aerospace Museum and Aerospace Heritage Foundation have come up with a new and exciting way to promote the museum and U.S. Air Force, as well as provide interactive experiments and education to visitors and local schools’ STEM (science, technology, engineering and... Read more
STAFF SGT. JUSTIN GRAHAM AND AIRMAN 1ST CLASS ALBERTO BONILLA, 49th Aircraft Maintenance Squadron and 54th Maintenance Squadron
April 20, 2017
HOLLOMAN AIR FORCE BASE, N.M. — Airman Leadership School class 17-3, prepared lunch and mentored Holloman Air Force Base’s newest Airmen on March 16, 2017. I, Staff Sgt. Justin Graham, was the First Term Airman Center luncheon coordinator.During this opportunity my fellow soon to be noncommissioned officers and I provided answers and guidance for the Airmen. We were able to get to know each one... Read more
STAFF SGT. JANNELLE MCRAE, Secretary of the Air Force Public Affairs
April 20, 2017
WASHINGTON — Eighteen-year-old Jamal Braxton has a busy schedule. The high school senior holds various leadership positions with the Red Cross, participates in multiple varsity sport programs and is a lifeguard. He accomplishes all this as a military child and the challenges inherent in military family life.Because of his accomplishments, Braxton was presented the Operation Homefront 2017 Air... Read more

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