Air Force conducts Combat Hammer
The skies over Utah are busy in the coming days.
The 86th Fighter Weapons Squadron will conduct the U.S. Air Force air-to-ground weapons evaluation known as Combat Hammer through May 14.
Units deployed here, as well as off-station units, will employ munitions in realistic combat scenarios at the Utah Test and Training Range.
Cpl. Arthur A. Callister, USA
Aug. 9, 1948 - Feb. 2, 1969
20 years old
Armor Reconnaissance Specialist
Less than 1 year of service
Spc. Four Quenton L. Christensen, USA
Dec. 10, 1948 - Feb. 20, 1969
20 years old
3rd Annual AFSA golf tournament on May 8
The Air Force Sergeants Association Chapter 1163 will host its 3rd Annual Golf Tournament on May 8.
Entry fee is $65 per person. The tournament is a four-person scramble tournament and a shotgun start begins at 8 a.m. The event includes greens fee, cart, goodie bag, unlimited range balls prior to tee time, complimentary beverages, lunch and prizes.
For more information or to register, call Chelcie Salonis at 618-606-0513 or William Cronin at 619-246-9125.
Lance Cpl. Johnny S. Martinez, USMC
July 15, 1948 - Nov. 28, 1968
20 years old
1 year of service
Sgt. 1st Class Gerry G. Chesnut, USA
Nov. 22, 1936 - Dec. 2, 1967
31 years old
Q: With the recent installation of speed humps and the continual road construction both on- and off-base, has any consideration been given to changing the southbound left-turn-only lane on South Gate Drive at 11th Street from left-turn-only to left-turn or straight? This would help alleviate the afternoon traffic jam when during peak traffic hours.
Retreat ceremony to honor Vietnam vets
A retreat ceremony to honor Vietnam veterans will be held at 5 p.m. April 30 at the 75th Air Base Wing flagpole located on the north side of Building 1102. The event will be represented by 75th ABW, 388th Fighter Wing, Ogden Air Logistics Complex and other Team Hill mission partners. The Utah Vietnam Veteran’s Association will also be in attendance. For more information, contact Senior Master Sgt. Timothy Parkinson at 801-777-3519.
Base-wide cleanup day is May 7
Q: Sir, while I may have missed past publications or emails addressing this issue, have there been any recent Air Force guidance or reminders about electronic cigarette and vaporizer smoking in the workplace?
Intersection changing to 3-way stop
The intersection of H Avenue and Fifth Street is being changed to a three-way stop with crosswalks and sidewalks.
HILL AIR FORCE BASE — The 419th Fighter Wing will honor the Air Force Reserve’s remarkable 60-year legacy at Hill AFB during a reunion weekend here Oct. 2-4.