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MAJ. ETHAN STOKER, Secretary of the Air Force Public Affairs
December 22, 2016
Washington — Air Force Secretary Deborah Lee James held a Facebook town hall to address concerns from Airmen and their family members Dec. 12.The town hall meeting provided an update to concerns and issues brought to her attention during the Air Force Spouse and Family Forum in October.“I told you we would make best efforts to identify some areas where we can make immediate impact and others... Read more
1ST LT. ERIK ANTHONY, 618th Air Operations Center Public Affairs
December 22, 2016
SCOTT AIR FORCE BASE, Ill. — Air Mobility Command Airmen worked around the clock to ensure Israel’s first two F-35 aircraft were delivered Dec. 12, making the U.S. ally the only country in the Middle East flying a fifth generation fighter aircraft. The 618th Air Operations Center, based out of Scott AFB, Illinois, assigned the Tennessee Air National Guard’s 134th Air Refueling Wing, New... Read more
75th Air Base Wing Public Affairs
December 15, 2016
HILL AIR FORCE BASE, Utah -- Base leaders have listened to workforce concerns regarding traffic flow at the gates during peak traffic times. There are several efforts underway to help make the daily commute to and from Hill AFB more efficient. Below are upcoming changes and construction to help with the traffic flow at South and Roy Gates.South GateCommuters who use the South Gate to enter the... Read more
Todd Cromar, 75th Air Base Wing Public Affairs
December 15, 2016
HILL AIR FORCE BASE, Utah — The Angel Tree program has been a holiday tradition for years and provides military families with a very special Christmas.The annual program, now in its 18th year, kicks off at the beginning of the holiday season.Clothes and toys are provided for children through the support of community donors. The Hill AFB Chapel facilitates the event, while the program is organized... Read more
75th Air Base Wing Public Affairs
December 15, 2016
HILL AIR FORCE BASE, Utah — Airmen wanting to learn more about the new military Blended Retirement System (BRS) and Thrift Savings Plan (TSP) will have the opportunity to do so beginning this month.Hill AFB’s Airman and Family Readiness Center will sponsor town hall meetings and a series of BRS and TSP workshops that are open to service members and their families.The National Defense... Read more
David Perry, U.S. Air Force graphic
December 15, 2016
Throughout the year, open air radar testing performed at building 1515 results in a small section of Georgia Street just south of building 1515 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 above. Read more
KENJI THULOWEIT, 412th Test Wing Public Affairs
December 15, 2016
EDWARDS AIR FORCE BASE, Calif. — All three variants of the F-35 Joint Strike Fighter were used by the 461st Flight Test Squadron in recent multi-ship testing, which employs four or six jets to ensure communication systems between the planes are working properly and accurately.The F-35 contains state-of-the-art tactical data links that provide the secure sharing of data among its flight members as... Read more
JOE THOMAS, Air Force Global Strike Command
December 15, 2016
BARKSDALE AFB, La. — Air Force Global Strike Command specializes in delivering flexible and responsive capabilities and applying persistent combat power to targets around the world. It is a capability that is measured in minutes and hours, rather than days, and relies on the command’s ability to maintain the nation’s fleet of strategic bombers and long-range missiles.Air Force Global Strike... Read more
SENIOR AIRMAN ALEXA ANN HENDERSON, 36th Wing Public Affairs
December 15, 2016
ANDERSEN AIR FORCE BASE, Guam — Military members from the U.S. Air Force, Coast Guard and Navy, with international support from the Japan Air Self-Defense Force and Royal Australian Air Force are joining forces to airdrop and deliver donated toys, clothes, food items and other necessities to remote islands across the Pacific Ocean as part of Operation Christmas Drop 2016.The annual training... Read more
Micah Garbarino, 75th Air Base Wing Public Affairs
December 8, 2016
HILL AIR FORCE BASE, Utah — Developers at Hill Air Force Base are breaking ground on another new construction project this week - creating more space for new jobs at the base.Air Force and state officials, including Gov. Gary Herbert, gathered Dec. 2 to mark the progress at Falcon Hill National Aerospace Research Park.“A project like Falcon Hill is no small feat. It takes commitment and... Read more

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