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ROBB S. ALEXANDER, JR., Executive Director Aerospace Heritage Foundation of Utah
December 8, 2016
Santa Claus and Mrs. Claus will be visiting the Hill Aerospace Museum on Saturday, Dec. 10, at 11 a.m. and will be hanging out at the museum until about 1 p.m. Santa and Mrs. Claus will arrive by fire truck and will be giving away candy and treats to good little girls and boys who visit him.Children of all ages are welcome to meet Santa Claus before he heads back to the North Pole.  ... Read more
DoD News, Defense Media Activity
December 8, 2016
Walgreens pharmacies join the TRICARE retail pharmacy network on Dec. 1, while CVS pharmacies, including those in Target stores, will leave the network on the same day, according to the Defense Health Agency.“The network will still have more than 57,000 locations across the country,” Dr. George Jones, DHA’s Chief of Pharmacy Operation, said in a release. “About 98 percent of beneficiaries still... Read more
Staff Sgt. Joe W. McFadden, 52nd Fighter Wing Public Affairs
December 8, 2016
FRANKFURT INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT, Germany — Dozens of German and American citizens indulged their collective sweet tooth for freedom with thanksgiving and reflection during the reopening ceremony of the Berlin Airlift Memorial at Frankfurt International Airport Nov. 21.The renovated memorial honors the Allied air forces who flew from the former Rhein-Main Air Base and delivered more than 2 million... Read more
STAFF SGT. ALYSSA C. GIBSON, Secretary of the Air Force Public Affairs
December 8, 2016
WASHINGTON — An Airman escorts his animated 7-year-old nephew on the flightline of March Air Reserve Base, California, toward a behemoth B-52 Stratofortress.Clad in a solid green uniform – blue and white staff sergeant stripes on his sleeves and a Strategic Air Command patch displayed on his right breast pocket – Russell Rhodes gives young Scott a quick tour of the aircraft, and unknowingly makes... Read more
STAFF SGT. ALEXX PONS, Air Force Personnel Center Public Affairs
December 8, 2016
JOINT BASE SAN ANTONIO-RANDOLPH, Texas — Air Force officials are seeking nominees for the 2017 Zachary and Elizabeth Fisher Distinguished Civilian Humanitarian Award.Established in 1996 by the secretaries of the Army, Navy and Air Force, the award is named in honor of Zachary and Elizabeth Fisher, who contributed extensively to the support and welfare of U.S. military members and their families.... Read more
Robb S. Alexander Jr., Executive Director Aerospace Heritage Foundation of Utah
December 1, 2016
Santa Claus and Mrs. Claus will be visiting the Hill Aerospace Museum on Saturday, Dec. 10, at 11 a.m. and will be hanging out at the museum until about 1 p.m. Santa and Mrs. Claus will arrive by fire truck and will be giving away candy and treats to good little girls and boys who visit him.Children of all ages are welcome to meet Santa Claus before he heads back to the North Pole. Bring... Read more
Sean Kimmons, Air Force News Service
December 1, 2016
SAN ANTONIO — Not long after receiving innovative care for serious combat-related injuries, 2nd Lt. Marc Esposito gave his future wife a tour of the unique rehabilitation center that helped the Air Force special operator get back to jumping out of planes.The state-of-the-art setting cast with advanced technology inside the Center for the Intrepid at Fort Sam Houston, Texas, impressed Elizabeth... Read more
KAMMI HANSEN MS, RDN, Nutrition Program Manager for Health Promotions
December 1, 2016
The holidays are a wonderful time of year with friends and family, traditions, parties...and calories. With so many delicious food options it can be hard to keep excess sugar and overall calories in check. Try some of these ideas to keep your holidays healthier.Don’t skip meals or starve yourself before a party. Eat a small, low-calorie meal or snack of lean protein, vegetables and fruit so you... Read more
Staff Sgt. Christopher Gross, Air Force News Service
December 1, 2016
JOINT BASE ANDREWS, Md. — Nearly 130 Air Force wounded warriors and caregivers attending the latest Air Force Wounded Warrior (AFW2) Program’s CARE event at Joint Base Andrews from Nov. 14-18 received tools and resources to help them deal with their individual challenges.The event took a holistic approach at meeting and strengthening the four domains — physical, mental, spiritual and social – of... Read more
STAFF SGT. ALEXX PONS, Air Force Personnel Center Public Affairs
December 1, 2016
JOINT BASE SAN ANTONIO-RANDOLPH, Texas — The Air Force Personnel Center is currently accepting nominations for the Air Force Association Joan Orr Air Force Spouse of the Year Award.This award honors significant contributions made by non-military spouses of Air Force military members. The nominee’s spouse must be active-duty Air Force, Air National Guard or Air Force Reserve.Organization and base-... Read more

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