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Pararescue students put through final paces in joint exercises with Army

Story by James Fisher on 01/10/2018 KIRTLAND AFB, N.M.--The cadre at the USAF Pararescue School here employed a dynamic exercise regimen and the 3rd Battalion, 501st Aviation Regiment, Combat Aviation Brigade, 1st Armored Division, an Army unit from Fort Bliss, Texas, to create the fog of war for students Jan.
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Raise the bar by raising your hand

Story by SrA Dustin Mullen on 01/09/2018 From the first moment an Airman raises their hand to take the Oath of Enlistment, leaders in the Air Force look for those who will continue to raise their hand. During a recent Paul W. Airey NCO Academy graduation, Senior Master Sgt. Angela
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Radiology: Helping Airmen heal hidden hurts

Story by Amn Rhett Isbell on 01/08/2018 Without members of the radiology clinic lending a guiding light, doctors would be the ones operating in the dark. Members of the 19th Medical Support Squadron radiology clinic on Little Rock Air Force Base, Ark. work to aid radiologists in diagnosing Little Rock
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Academy cadets tour Beale operations

Story by SrA Tara Abrahams on 01/04/2018 Eleven Air Force Academy cadets flew on a KC-135 Stratotanker air refueling trainer mission June 9 as part of their Ops Air Force tour. All third-year cadets are allotted time at Air Force bases to observe and explore prospective career fields. The graduating
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Williams, Brentwood, Russell serve outstanding' in training center awards

Story by MSgt Mike Smith on 01/04/2018 Three Airmen were recently announced as the I.G. Brown Training and Education Center's outstanding senior noncommissioned officer, noncommissioned officer and civilian for the fourth quarter, 2017. Col. Kerry Lovely, commander, named the awardees in emails this week. "Technical Sergeant Williams and Master Sergeant
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Know your wingman, know yourself

Story by TSgt Ryan Labadens on 01/02/2018 KEESLER AIR FORCE BASE, Miss. There is an ancient Greek saying that philosophers like Socrates have examined throughout the centuries: know thyself. For Chief Master Sgt. Monte Snyder, 403rd Maintenance Group maintenance operations superintendent and detailed as the wing process manager, that concept
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Colombian ambassador visits IAAFA

Story by SrA Krystal Wright on 01/02/2018 As part of the visit, Ambassador Juan Carlos Pinzn viewed the campus and spoke to leadership from Army South and IAAFA before speaking with more than 80 Colombian students and instructors. "We were able to show him some of the facilities here a
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Wing's new Command Chief has a lesson plan

Story by Gregory Solman on 12/31/2017 MARCH AIR RESERVE BASE, Calif. (Jan. 8, 2017) If the hallway-and-podium bearing of new 163d Attack Wing Command Chief Master Sgt. Gilbert Sanchez seems somehow familiara respect-commanding combination of "I'm genuinely interested in what you're saying" and "Excuse me, I'm talking now"that might be
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Remembering MA1 Zamarripa: With a dream to serve we look on MA1's service to his country and city

Story by PO2 ignacio perez on 12/28/2017 Sense of service and dedication are qualities often overlooked until they are no longer in front of you. This is a lesson military families know all too well, one that was brought home to the city of Dallas, July 7, 2016. That day,
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Air National Guard training center 2017: A look back

Story by MSgt Mike Smith on 12/28/2017 LOUISVILLE, Tenn. Taking a look back at 2017 the Air National Guard's I.G. Brown Training and Education Center staff said that they met challenges in professional military education and continuing education, welcomed new staff members including its Commander, Commandant, and Chaplain, and successfully
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West Virginia National Guard highlights 2017 accomplishments

Story by Capt. Holli Nelson on 12/28/2017 The West Virginia National Guard had numerous significant accomplishments in 2017 that included homeland and disaster response missions, deployments around the globe, innovative training and the forging of new partnerships at home and abroad. "The men and women of the West Virginia National
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