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March 2, 2017
HILL AIR FORCE BASE, Utah — The 75th Air Base Wing, 388th Fighter Wing and 419th Fighter Wing announced their annual award winners at recent banquets.Winners were announced in the following categories:  75th ABWAirman of the YearSenior Airman Connor A. Whetstone, 75th ABW Wing Staff Agencies Noncommissioned Officer of the Year, Tech. Sgt. Wesley C. Kory, 75th Civil Engineer... Read more
Secretary of the Air Force Public Affairs
March 2, 2017
WASHINGTON— Air Force officials released details on the fiscal year 2017 Selective Re-enlistment Bonus program Feb. 23, 2017. This year’s program consists of 80 Air Force specialties and continues the practice of offering larger sums of money initially up front.The program is designed to improve readiness and capacity by targeting retention of experienced Airmen, especially those in in operations... Read more
MAJ. ANGELIC RAMIREZ, Headquarters Air Force
March 2, 2017
JOINT BASE SAN ANTONIO-RANDOLPH, Texas — The Air Force is expanding development opportunities for the civilian workforce by offering an associate degree at little to no cost.Graduates of the online program will be awarded an Associate of Applied Science in Air Force leadership and management studies. The 60-credit hour program is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools.“We... Read more
CAPT. SHAWN WALLECK, Air Force Space Command Public Affairs
March 2, 2017
PETERSON AIR FORCE BASE, Colo. — The dreaded “your mailbox is full” message will soon be a thing of the past under a recent directive by the Air Force Space Command to realign resources to more critical priorities and outsourcing services like email. The Air Force Life Cycle Management Center and Air Force Network Integration Center partnered with industry under the Collaboration Pathfinder... Read more
STAFF SGT. HAILEY HAUX, Secretary of the Air Force Public Affairs
March 2, 2017
WASHINGTON — An American flag, the symbol of freedom, served as the backdrop in a vast aircraft hangar. The bleachers were filled to the brim with Airmen, families and well-wishers from all around the Air Force who came to bid farewell to the 17th Chief Master Sgt. of the Air Force James A. Cody and welcome the 18th CMSAF Kaleth O. Wright during a transition and retirement ceremony Feb. 17, 2017... Read more
AIRMAN 1ST CLASS KAYLEE DUBOIS, 633rd Air Base Wing Public Affairs
March 2, 2017
JOINT BASE LANGLEY-EUSTIS, Va. — The 733rd Logistics Readiness Squadron Vehicle Management Flight was chosen to participate in a 12-month long experimental testing of a new bio-based grease to lessen the base’s impact on the environment. The 441st Vehicle Support Chain Operations Squadron and representatives from the Defense Logistics Agency briefed the vehicle management flight about the... Read more
AIRMAN 1ST CLASS DANIEL SNIDER, 23rd Wing Public Affairs
March 2, 2017
MOODY AIR FORCE BASE, Ga. — Cadets from the Air Force Academy attended an Air Liaison Officers Aptitude Assessment Feb. 13 to 17 at Camp Bullis, Texas. Current ALOs and enlisted tactical air control party members from the 93rd Air Ground Operations Wing filled the roles of cadre and raters to assess if the cadets have what it takes to join their career field.“As ALOs, our primary mission is... Read more
Terri Moon Cronk, DOD News, Defense Media Activity
March 2, 2017
Readiness is central to the military services, and the biggest challenge for the U.S. Air Force lies in its growth as its smallest-ever force takes on growing missions, Air Force Chief of Staff Gen. David L. Goldfein said today.Speaking at the Center for Strategic and International Studies here, the general said that, at 660,000 active-duty personnel, today’s Air Force is “the smallest we’ve ever... Read more
March 2, 2017
DALLAS — There may be several weeks left in the march to spring, but that doesn’t mean military families have to wait to start making their yards an outdoor paradise.Every Friday in 2017, the Army & Air Force Exchange Service will award one lucky winner an outdoor living gift package valued as high as $1,499.99 at facebook.com/shopmyexchange. To enter, authorized shoppers simply like and... Read more
February 23, 2017
HILL AIR FORCE BASE, Utah —The 309th Missile Maintenance Group provides depot maintenance and support for the U.S Air Force’s Intercontinental Ballistic Missile and Air Launched Cruise Missile fleets and associated nuclear-related equipment, including the ICBM boosters, propulsion system rocket engines, reentry systems, specialized transportation and handling equipment. The group is also... Read more

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