Articles

EDITH DAVIS, Team Hill Sexual Assault Response Coordinator
November 3, 2016
Over 450 Team Hill personnel and community partners attended a special showing of the documentary The Abolitionists., Oct. 27, at the base theater. This event was part of the installation’s ‘Combating Trafficking In Persons’ program managed by Sexual Assault Prevention and Response office.There are different forms of human trafficking such as labor trafficking, sex trafficking, and child... Read more
Jim Garamone, DOD News, Defense Media Activity
November 3, 2016
Defense Secretary Ash Carter accepted the American Patriot Award from the National Defense University Foundation last night on behalf of the men and women of the Defense Department, saying he was proud to represent “the finest fighting force the world has ever known.”The foundation presented the award at a black-tie gala at the Ronald Reagan Building and International Trade Center here. The award... Read more
Terri Moon Cronk, DOD News, Defense Media Activity
November 3, 2016
The United States must make sure space services are always available to its warfighters, Douglas L. Loverro, deputy assistant secretary of defense for space policy said Oct. 24 at the Center for Strategic and International Studies here.Space services cannot be “taken away,” he said, “because there are too many sources with too many different strong points versus weak points, and we can assure our... Read more
Richard W. Essary, 75th Air Base Wing Public Affairs
October 27, 2016
HILL AIR FORCE BASE, Utah — Base and privatized housing officials participated in a ceremony Oct. 19 to mark the beginning of a new construction project that will provide more homes for Hill AFB families.Boyer Hill Military Housing (BHMH), a division of Salt Lake City-based Boyer Company, is the privatized housing developer responsible for the base’s housing management operations and is using... Read more
STAFF SGT. JANNELLE MCRAE, Secretary of the Air Force Public Affairs
October 27, 2016
WASHINGTON — For the last decade, the Air Force Memorial stood boldly in the skyline of the nation’s capital, inciting pride and honor, and recognizing the dedication and sacrifices of Airmen who have served. Members of industry, Airmen and media attended a ceremony in celebration of the monument’s 10th anniversary under its spires in Arlington, Virginia, Oct. 14.Depending on one’s perspective,... Read more
TECH. SGT. ROBERT BARNETT, Secretary of the Air Force Public Affairs Command Information
October 27, 2016
WASHINGTON — The Air Force deputy chief of staff for manpower, personnel and services spoke on recruiting and retaining the best and brightest and keeping military families together during an Air Force Association breakfast Oct. 12 in Arlington, Virginia.Lt. Gen. Gina Grosso is responsible for strength management, education and training, compensation, resource allocation, and the worldwide Air... Read more
75th Air Base Wing Public Affairs
October 27, 2016
HILL AIR FORCE BASE, Utah — Information Assurance, or IA, education is important for keeping Hill’s military and civilian workforce up to speed in the constantly evolving cyberspace environment.IA is a critical piece of cyber security, which encompasses computer security, communications security and emissions security. All network users are required to complete information assurance training... Read more
Karen Bastian, 75th Civil Engineer Squadron energy outreach coordinator
October 27, 2016
HILL AIR FORCE BASE, Utah — Protect the power and your pockets! October is National Energy Awareness Month, a time to spotlight the importance of improving energy efficiency and how to conserve. Energy is a critical resource for the Air Force, which is largest energy consumer within the Department of Defense. Therefore, the Air Force focuses on energy security, supply assurance, resiliency... Read more
Secretary of the Air Force Public Affairs
October 27, 2016
WASHINGTON — Active-duty Airmen assigned to Turkey between Aug. 29, 2016, and Dec. 31, 2018, may be eligible for the secretary of the Air Force-approved Turkey Assignment Incentive Pay.Airmen may apply for TAIP at three points in time: prior to departing their losing station, within 30 days of arrival in Turkey, or during their date eligible for return overseas forecast and initial vulnerable to... Read more
MARISA NOVOBILSKI, Air Force Research Laboratory
October 27, 2016
WRIGHT-PATTERSON AIR FORCE BASE, Ohio — In the line of fire, protective body armor plays a critical role in survival. Hard-plated, rigid and heavy, today’s National Institute of Justice Type IV body armor — the kind that protects warfighters against armor piercing bullets — defends the wearer, but adds weight and bulk that a fast-moving operator could do without.Engineers at the Air Force... Read more

In The Know

In the know Legal office closureThe 75th Air Base Wing Legal Office will be... more
In the know Blended Retirement System Town HallsHill AFB will hold town hall... more