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DAVID A. PERRY, U.S. Air Force
September 3, 2015
Throughout the year, open-air radar testing performed at Building 1515 results in a small section of Georgia Street just south of the building to be closed to traffic and pedestrians. Normally, these closures are scheduled outside the installation’s peak work hours. Road closures and alternate routes during this testing are outlined in the map. Read more
September 3, 2015
The Aerospace Heritage Foundation of Utah and the Hill museum are hosting the 2015 Food for Life Day and Wings and Wheels car show event from 9 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. Sept. 19 at the Hill Aerospace Museum.Eventgoers are encouraged to bring nonperishable food items for the Airman’s Attic at Hill Air Force BaseThe Food for Life event replenishes the Hill AFB Airman’s Attic food pantry to continue to... Read more
Bill Orndorff, Ogden Air Logistics Complex
August 27, 2015
An A-10 Thunderbolt, fitted with new wings, got a ceremonial sendoff Aug. 20 as it marked the 100th aircraft completed in the Enhanced Wing Assembly Program by the 571st Aircraft Maintenance Squadron.Brig. Gen. Carl Buhler, Ogden ALC commander, handed the maintenance log for A-10 tail No. 78-0697, first flown in 1978, over to Col. Derek Oaks, commander of the 23rd Fighter Group, Moody AFB,... Read more
Micah Garbarino, 75th Air Base Wing Public Affairs
August 27, 2015
When Brig. Gen. Carl Buhler took over as commander of the Ogden Air Logistics Complex in September 2014, he was “impressed” with an organization that had proved itself as one of the Air Force’s premier maintenance facilities.In his estimation, the complex has lived up to its billing during his time here.“We are an airpower factory, an organization that produces aircraft, commodities, software,... Read more
Bill Orndorff, Ogden Air Logistics Complex
August 27, 2015
Brig. Gen. Steven Bleymaier, director of staff at Air Force Materiel Command headquarters, has been assigned as the next commander of the Ogden Air Logistics Complex.Brig. Gen. Carl Buhler, Ogden ALC commander since September 2014, has been selected for reassignment as Logistics Director, Air Combat Command headquarters, Joint Base Langley-Eustis, Va.The change of command ceremony will be Aug. 31... Read more
Douglas E. Pierson, 75th Aerospace Medicine Squadron Public Health
August 27, 2015
For the third year in a row, Hill Air Force Base will be partnering with the Davis County Health Department to provide insurance-billed flu vaccinations for base employees and their families.The vaccinations will be available at various locations around the installation from October through November. This year’s schedule consists of 19 clinics, set up at 17 locations around the base.“Getting the... Read more
Dana Rimington, Hilltop Times Correspondent
August 27, 2015
It may be like walking into any office supply store, but at the Industries for the Blind Base Supply Store at Hill Air Force Base, every product has been touched by someone who is blind or visually impaired. The program gives meaningful employment to the blind and visually impaired, and recently celebrated 20 years of base supply center stores being located on military bases. Hill AFB’s... Read more
Todd Cromar, U.S. Air Force
August 27, 2015
Maj. Gen. Sandra E. Finan, Air Force Nuclear Weapons Center commander, meets with ICBM Flight Systems Division personnel from the ICBM Systems Directorate during her visit to Hill Air Force Base, on Aug. 19. While at Hill, Finan participated in test launch activities, met with ICBM organizations, and recognized superior performers for their outstanding work. Headquartered at Kirtland Air Force... Read more
Becky Wright, Hilltop Times Correspondent
August 27, 2015
With tens of thousands of jobs and billions of dollars at stake, it’s hard to overstate the importance of science, technology, engineering and math jobs in Utah. And at the moment, the state has an upper hand in attracting and keeping high-wage defense and aerospace industry jobs, according to Ben Hart, managing director for Business Services in the Utah Governor’s Office of Economic... Read more
CAPT. CHRISTOPHER MESNARD, Air Force Global Strike Command Public Affairs
August 27, 2015
BARKSDALE AIR FORCE BASE, La.  — The 91st Missile Wing completed an operational test launch of an unarmed LGM-30G Minuteman III intercontinental ballistic missile at Vandenberg Air Force Base, California, Aug. 19, continuing its mission of providing strategic deterrence for the U.S. and their allies. The launch fell on the 45th anniversary of the day the 91st MW at Minot AFB, North Dakota,... Read more

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