Master Sgt. Amaani Lyle, Secretary of the Air Force Public Affairs
August 25, 2016
In remarks at the State Department’s Foreign Press Center in New York Aug. 17, Air Force Secretary Deborah Lee James outlined the Air Force’s multifaceted approach to expedite the service’s portion of the foreign military sales process. Last year, James directed secretary of the Air Force International Affairs to examine how to streamline the FMS process, particularly in case development and... Read more
Bryan Magana, 419th Fighter Wing Public Affairs
August 25, 2016
Air Force reservists from the 419th Fighter Wing volunteered on the USS Missouri at Pearl Harbor today. While doing their two-week annual training at Oahu’s joint base, about 15 Airmen took time on their day off to help clean the historic Navy ship — polishing areas frequented by thousands of visitors each year, and clearing out storage areas not seen by the public.“I’ve visited here before as a... Read more
August 25, 2016
Five reservists from the 419th Logistics Readiness Squadron fuel shop are training at Joint Base Pearl Harbor, Hawaii, for two weeks as part of their annual training requirement.While here, the team from Hill Air Force Base, Utah, will refuel a wide variety of joint service aircraft.“This base has some pretty unique operations, and being here gives us a chance to work on vehicles and aircraft... Read more
Staff Sgt. Christina Judd, 419th Fighter Wing Public Affairs
August 25, 2016
More than 50 reservists from Hill Air Force Base’s 419th Medical Squadron completed two weeks of annual training at military installations across Oahu, Hawaii. The women and men took time away from their civilian careers to assist as medical, dental, optometry, and lab technicians augmenting three medical facilities that serve almost 40,000 military members and their families from the Army, Navy... Read more
August 25, 2016
The 2016 Team Hill Air Force Ball will be held Sept. 17 at the Davis Conference Center located at 1651 N. 700 W. in Layton. Team Hill is invited to enjoy an elegant dining and entertainment experience. The social hour begins at 5 p.m., followed by the dinner and program at 6 p.m.Tickets are priced according to military or civil service grade. Purchase tickets by Sept. 14 at the following... Read more
August 25, 2016
On Aug. 16, Salt Lake County health officials announced the first human case of West Nile virus infection in the state for 2016. Locally, health officials from Davis County and Hill AFB have confirmed the presence of the WNV in a few mosquito specimens collected this year.Due to this potential health risk, Public Health has recommended that Hill AFB use the additional prevention method of fogging... Read more
AIRMAN 1ST CLASS DANIEL SNIDER, 23d Wing Public Affairs
August 25, 2016
An Air Force maintenance Airman used attention to detail paired with problem solving skills to remove unnecessary and costly stages of maintenance that saves the Air Force money, resources and manpower.Senior Airman Jacob DelTedsco, 23d Component Maintenance Squadron electrical and environmental systems craftsman, triggered a change in maintenance guidelines to A-10C Thunderbolt IIs across the... Read more
SENIOR AIRMAN RYAN CONROY, 24th Special Operations Wing
August 25, 2016
Rumbling down a dirt road in a military cargo truck, a team of special operators quietly wait for any chaos to ensue.The truck grinds to a halt in an intersection in the forest. A voice squawks over the radio, saying that a roadside bomb has rendered their truck useless. As the group offloads, gunshots ring out, smoke bombs bounce into the circle of trainees and tear gas leaves the Airmen choking... Read more
JESSICA ROUSE, DeCA public affairs specialist
August 25, 2016
Introduced just four years ago, the Commissary Rewards Card’s popularity with patrons is only growing with more than 1 million active users as of July 13, according to the Defense Commissary Agency officials. “The fact that we passed the 1 million mark in registered users is testament to the popularity of digital coupons,” said Marye Dobson, manager of DeCA’s Commissary Rewards Card program... Read more
August 18, 2016
HILL AIR FORCE BASE — Aircraft from several bases around the Air Force are here through Aug. 18 to drop precision-guided munitions and employ air-to-air missiles on the Utah Test and Training Range during exercises known as Combat Hammer and Combat Archer.These exercises would not be possible without the Airmen who are also here building the precision munitions, which are analyzed for performance... Read more

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