Hill AFB Honor Guard: Nameless, selfless, flawless

March 23, 2017

HILL AIR FORCE BASE, Utah — Base honor guard Airmen are charged with selflessly, namelessly and flawlessly representing the U.S. Air Force and its members, both past and present, to the American public and the world. 

$1.7 million for STEM education

March 23, 2017

SYRACUSE, Utah — Officials from Hill Air Force Base, the Northrup Grumman Foundation, and the National Math + Science Initiative are partnering on a $1.7 million investment for STEM education in the Davis School District. A presentation was held at Syracuse High School March 17. 

Four Hill employees honored for 50 years of Federal service

March 16, 2017

HILL AIR FORCE BASE, Utah — Combined, four Hill employees have served the United States government for 200 years, almost as long as it’s been in existence. Joseph Eckman, of the Ogden Air Logistics Complex; and Robin Barraclough, Robert Johnson, and Joseph Loffredo, of the 75th Air Base Wing; were all honored March 2-3 with 50 year federal government civil-service pins. All of the men said they don’t have any plans to retire anytime soon.

International Buffet brings a world of food

March 16, 2017

HILL AIR FORCE BASE, Utah — F-16 Foreign Liaison Officers (FLO) and their families shared food, drink and culture from 12 countries with colleagues and friends during the annual International Buffet here, March 1.

Culinary offerings from Belgium, Thailand, Denmark, Turkey, Japan, Poland, the Netherlands, Taiwan, Indonesia, Portugal, Korea and Israel were served from tables adorned with cultural and informational displays during the event.

Pre-deployment skills training exercise

March 9, 2017

HILL AIR FORCE BASE, Utah — Airmen from the 729th Air Control Squadron here recently completed training designed to better prepare them for combat situations. 

Hill AFB hosts Engineers Week

March 2, 2017

HILL AIR FORCE BASE, Utah — Several base organizations hosted engineering events here and at other northern Utah locations during National Engineers Week, Feb. 21-25.

Airman makes handcrafted bicycle frames

March 2, 2017

HILL AIR FORCE BASE, Utah — During the day, 1st Lt. Ken Cerreta is a program manager in the F-16 System Program Office here. Off duty, he’s a skilled craftsman who builds handmade bicycle frames.

USAFA Band visits WSU

February 23, 2017

OGDEN, Utah — The U.S. Air Force Academy Band performed a free show for the community Feb. 13 at Weber State University’s Austad Auditorium.

Base library hosts STEM event

February 23, 2017

HILL AIR FORCE BASE, Utah — The base library here hosted a STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics) event Feb. 15 for children with special needs and their siblings.

F-35A stealth brings flexibility to battlespace

February 23, 2017

NELLIS AIR FORCE BASE, Nev. — Stealth isn’t new in the Air Force. But, stealth combined with the multirole capabilities of the F-35A is proving to be a game changer in the Nevada desert.

Syndicate content

In The Know

In the know Bodybuilding competitionThe 2017 NGA Natural Utah Championships Pro... more