Micah Garbarino, 75th Air Base Wing Public Affairs
February 23, 2017
NELLIS AIR FORCE BASE, Nev. — Stealth isn’t new in the Air Force. But, stealth combined with the multirole capabilities of the F-35A is proving to be a game changer in the Nevada desert.Units from across the Air Force have converged here for Red Flag 17-01, the Air Force’s premier air combat exercise, which pits a friendly force against an aggressor force in scenarios designed to give pilots true... Read more


Commentary: His dream is my reality

SENIOR AIRMAN CEAIRA YOUNG, 23rd Wing Public Affairs
February 23, 2017
MOODY AIR FORCE BASE, Ga. — On the steps of the Lincoln Memorial, Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. shared his dream with the world. Fast forward to the present day. When I wake up in the morning, I am his dream. I am black and every day I serve as an equal with my brothers and sisters in arms.Sixty years ago, as an African American, I wouldn’t have been able to freely pursue this career that I... Read more
February 23, 2017
HILL AIR FORCE BASE, Utah — The 419th Fighter Wing hosted retired Lt. Col. James H. Harvey III, a member of the historic Tuskegee Airmen, during a tour Feb. 11 here.The former fighter pilot got an up-close look the F-16 Fighting Falcon along with the Air Force’s newest fighter jet, the F-35 Lightning II. He also toured the aircrew flight equipment shop and took a trip to the flightline to watch F... Read more
February 23, 2017
HILL AIR FORCE BASE, Utah — The base library here hosted a STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics) event Feb. 15 for children with special needs and their siblings.The event, coordinated by the library and Exceptional Family Member Program-Family Support Specialist, featured visual- and texture-based activities which included stations for making rain clouds out of shaving cream,... Read more
February 23, 2017
HILL AIR FORCE BASE, Utah — The 75th Logistics Readiness Squadron’s Fuels Management Flight recently captured the American Petroleum Institute award for the Air Force Materiel Command’s best fuels flight in 2016.The API award is presented annually and recognizes the unit that excels in direct mission support, innovative management and quality of life programs.The fuels management flight here... Read more
February 23, 2017
HILL AIR FORCE BASE, Utah — The 75th Air Base Wing Legal Office was recently named Air Force Materiel Command’s 2016 Large Legal Office of the Year.Winning the annual award provided a storybook ending to a banner year as the legal office had been named the legal office of the quarter three out of four times in fiscal year 2016, and had garnered numerous individual and group award winners at the... Read more
February 23, 2017
1. A&FRC (Bldg 150)2. Airmen’s Attic (Bldg 150) 3. Arts and Crafts Center (Bldg 385) 4. Base Education Center (Bldg 180)5. BX (Bldg 412) 6. Child Development Center (Bldg 470)7. Child Development Center (Bldg 464)8. Main Clinic Pharmacy (Bldg 570)9. Health & Wellness Center (Bldg 533)10. Warrior Fitness Center (Bldg 533)11. Library (Bldg 440)12. Lodging (Bldg 146)13.... Read more
February 23, 2017
Airman Magazine: Alright chief, it’s been more than a 30-year journey. It’s coming to an end. Folks would like to know if when you were in basic training; did you think that you would be amongst some of the greats like Chief Paul Airey, Bob Gaylor, Sam Parish, and others? Was that even a thought? CMSAF Cody: Every Airman I think can relate to what I’m going to say. At basic training you... Read more
DONOVAN K. POTTER, 388th Fighter Wing Public Affairs
February 23, 2017
NELLIS AIR FORCE BASE, Nev. — The F-35A Lightning II can carry thousands of pounds of bombs, but its ability to gather and share information is just as deadly.Pilots from the 388th and 419th Fighter Wings brought this fifth-generation technology to Red Flag 17-1 air combat exercise here.The F-35 is designed to share what it sees with legacy aircraft, as well as other F-35s. A combination of... Read more
BO JOYNER, Hq Air Force Reserve Command Public Affairs
February 23, 2017
ROBINS AIR FORCE BASE, Ga. — The Air Force Reserve is celebrating 20 years as a major command this month. On Feb. 17, 1997, Air Force Chief of Staff Gen. Ronald R. Fogleman presided over a ceremony in Washington, D.C., that established Air Force Reserve Command as the Air Force’s ninth major command. Prior to that date, the Reserve functioned as a field operating agency or a separate operating... Read more