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PAUL HOLCOMB, 75th Air Base Wing Public Affairs
August 13, 2015
HILL AIR FORCE BASE — During a visit here Aug. 5-6, Air Force Materiel Command’s top leader met with Team Hill Airmen and experienced firsthand how Air Force Sustainment Center units are implementing the “AFSC Way,” a program focused on delivering high-quality combat power quickly and at less cost.Gen. Ellen M. Pawlikowski, AFMC commander, received mission briefings and toured several Hill Air... Read more
Micah Garbarino, 75th Air Base Wing Public Affairs
August 13, 2015
HILL AIR FORCE BASE — The Air Force’s trusted trainer, the T-38 Talon, has a new lease on life, thanks to a robust structural-modification program.Technicians in the Ogden Air Logistics Complex’s 575th Aircraft Maintenance Squadron at Randolph Air Force Base, Texas, recently completed the first aircraft in the program and are currently working on 11 more.“Today is a special day, because we get to... Read more
Debbie Gildea, Air Force Personnel Center Public Affairs
August 13, 2015
JOINT BASE SAN ANTONIO-RANDOLPH, Texas — Senior master sergeant enlisted performance reports, which closed out July 31, will be accomplished on the newly published Air Force Form 911, the EPR for master sergeant through senior master sergeant, which was made available July 31 on the e-Publishing website.Development of new evaluation forms is part of ongoing Air Force enlisted evaluation and... Read more
Capt. Shannon Collins, DOD News, Defense Media Activity
August 13, 2015
WASHINGTON, D.C. — Air Force Vice Chief of Staff Gen. Larry O. Spencer and Jack Buckley, the senior vice president of research for the College Board, spoke about innovation and education during the Military Child Education Coalition’s 17th National Training Seminar on July 31.Spencer, who was a military child himself, spoke on the importance of education, especially for those who may be growing... Read more
August 13, 2015
HILL AIR FORCE BASE — For many years, the 526th Electronics Maintenance Squadron, part of the Ogden Air Logistics Complex, overhauled MHU-83 lift trucks, in support of supply-chain customers at the Warner Robins Air Force Base, Georgia.The Munitions Handling Unit-83 is an aerial lift truck that lifts and secures munitions, weapons, rocket launchers, fuel tanks and other items weighing up to 7,000... Read more
AIRMAN 1ST CLASS KYLE JOHNSON, Joint Base Elmendorf-Richardson Public Affairs
August 13, 2015
JOINT BASE ELMENDORF-RICHARDSON, Alaska — All around Alaska and out into the Pacific, little white domes dot the mountainside, coastlines and islands — the only tangible evidence of America’s invisible armor.The domes are operated 24/7 year-round by a small crew of mostly contracted civilian Airmen.They drive up precarious, ice-covered slopes, braving 40 mph winds in minus-40-degree temperatures... Read more
August 13, 2015
TINKER AIR FORCE BASE, Oklahoma — The new commander of Air Force Materiel Command may have had to cross three time zones to complete her immersion of the Air Force Sustainment Center last week, but, geographical variance aside, what she saw was a highly connected enterprise focused on generating combat power for America.“Getting to see the ‘AFSC Way’ in action over the last few days, and the... Read more
Debbie Gildea, Air Force Personnel Center Public Affairs
August 13, 2015
JOINT BASE SAN ANTONIO-RANDOLPH, Texas — Restricted senior rater endorsement and stratification for senior NCO enlisted performance reports will be implemented in conjunction with the July 31 senior master sergeant EPR closeout date.Endorsement and stratification restrictions for senior NCOs are part of ongoing Air Force enlisted evaluation and promotion system changes underway since July 2014.... Read more
August 13, 2015
KIRTLAND AIR FORCE BASE, N.M. — Maj. Gen. Andrew M. Mueller assumed the duties of Air Force chief of safety, Headquarters Air Force, in Washington, D.C., on July 24. In that capacity, he also serves as the commander of the Air Force Safety Center at Kirtland Air Force Base.As the chief of safety, Mueller oversees the development, execution and evaluation of Air Force aviation, ground, weapons,... Read more
STAFF SGT. MALIA JENKINS, Minot Air Force Base Public Affairs
August 13, 2015
MINOT AIR FORCE BASE, N.D. — Air Force Chief of Staff Gen. Mark A Welsh III visited three Air Force Global Strike Command bases to listen to Airmen of all ranks who support the Global Strike mission on a daily basis, while addressing the importance of the nuclear enterprise and its future.Earlier last the week, Secretary of the Air Force Deborah Lee James also visited AFGSC to show Airmen they,... Read more

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