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The MQ-9 Reaper Unmanned Aerial Vehicle taxis into Creech Air Force Base, Nev., Feb. 13 marking the first operational airframe of its kind to land here. This Reaper is the first of many soon to be assigned to the 42nd Attack Squadron. (U.S Air Force photo/Senior Airman Larry E. Reid Jr.) MQ-9 Reaper delivered ahead of schedule
The first MQ-9 Reaper touched down at Creech Air Force Base, Nev., March 13. Its arrival, which occurred nearly one year earlier than projected, signals another effort by Aeronautical Systems Center to meet the warfighter's needs. ASC is the primary acquisition agent responsible for developing, testing, producing, delivering and sustaining the MQ-9
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Senior Master Sgt. Jacqueline Larrison and Senior Airman Michelle Henry, 376th Expeditionary Logistics Readiness Squadron, were among the many Liberandos who came out to help load relief trucks with humanitarian cargo from the Slovak Republic to Kyrgyzstan.  (Air Force Photo/Master Sgt. Daniel Nathaniel) Wright-Patterson Airmen assist in Kyrgyzstan humanitarian aid mission
Airmen from the 376th Air Expeditionary Wing assisted with the delivery of humanitarian supplies from Slovakia to the Kyrgyz Republic here Thursday. The supplies, which were donated over a year ago, were brought to the base via a C-17 Globemaster III from Ramstein, Germany. The supplies were mounted on six pallets. Reserve Airmen deployed to Manas
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WRIGHT-PATTERSON AIR FORCE BASE, OHIO -- Secretary of the Air Force Michael W. Wynne delivers his commencement address to the March 2007 graduates of the Air Force Institute of Technology at the National Museum of the United States Air Force.  Wynne is a 1970 graduate of AFIT.  Air Force Photo by Bill Hancock. Secretary of the Air Force Addresses March 2007 AFIT Graduates
More than 240 scientists, engineers, and management specialists are the recipients of graduate and doctoral degrees from the Air Force Institute of Technology. AFIT's Graduate School of Engineering and Management held its March 2007 graduation ceremony Thursday evening at the National Museum of the United States Air Force. The graduating class was
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Secretary of the Air Force Michael Wynne addresses attendees at the dedication for the Air Force Claims Service Center on March 23 in Kettering, Ohio. The center centralizes processing and payment for all personal property claims previously filed at base legal offices worldwide.  Airmen and civilian employees can now file loss or damage claims any time on-line, with live assistance available 24/7 toll-free.  Air Force photo by Ben Strasser. Air Force transforms filing personal claims
Airmen and Air Force civilian employees will no longer have to wait up to two months to get paid on claims for loss or damage to their household goods, thanks to the new Air Force Claims Service Center here. The center, located in a business park about 15 miles from Wright-Patterson Air Force Base, now processes every personal property claim
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Default Air Force Logo Base to host Operation Purple summer camp
Wright Patterson AFB was chosen again this year to host the popular Operation Purple Summer Camp. The National Military Family Association, or NMFA, developed this free summer camp program in response to the need for increased support for military children, especially those whose parents are or will be deployed. The goal of Operation Purple Camps
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WRIGHT-STATE UNIVERSITY, Ohio -- Dayton Bombers goalie Terry Denike, No. 35, takes to the ice March 10 during pre-game introductions at the Ervin J. Nutter Center.  The special promotional jerseys Denike and the rest of the Bombers wore were auctioned off after the game, raising $9,400 for the Fisher Nightingale Houses.  The Bombers sent the crowd home happy with a 4-2 win over the Wheeling Nailers in East Coast Hockey League action. Air Force photo by Spencer P. Lane Base, Bombers team up for charity
The Dayton Bombers hockey team hosted appreciation night for Wright-Patterson Air Force Base March 10 at the Ervin J. Nutter Center. The evening event, which raised money for a great cause, started with a ceremonial dropping of the puck by Col. Colleen M. Ryan, 88th Air Base Wing commander and was capped off by a triumph by the home team. The
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Default Air Force Logo AFIT offers distance learning degree program
The Air Force Institute of Technology recently achieved two milestones that will help the school move forward into the 21st century and serve the Air Force with greater responsiveness. This month, AFIT began offering its first distance learning graduate degree program. AFIT has been using DL technologies to offer graduate certificate programs, as
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Default Air Force Logo Wright-Patterson majors, captains selected for promotion
Forty-one Wright-Patterson majors were selected for promotion Tuesday during the 2007 lieutenant colonel selection process held at the Air Force Personnel Center, Randolph AFB, Texas. The following majors here were selected for promotion: 303rd Aeronautical Systems Group David Kacmarynski 645th Aeronautical Systems Group David Pavik Earl W. Stolz
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BALAD AIR BASE, Iraq -- Master Sgt. Michelle Bloxson prepares a hypodermic needle to draw antibiotics for an incoming trauma patient in the Air Force theater hospital emergency room here. Sgt. Bloxson is the noncommissioned officer in charge of the pharmacy flight with the 332nd Air Expeditionary Wing's 332nd Expeditionary Medical Group. She is deployed from Wright-Patterson Air Force Base, Ohio. (Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Michael R. Holzworth) Base Airman saving lives in Iraq
Servicemembers being wheeled headfirst into the Air Force Theater Hospital emergency room shouldn't be surprised if the first person they see is a pharmacist. Amid every trauma team assembling in a flurry of stethoscopes, charts and needles is a clinical pharmacist and a pharmacy technician carrying out their primary mission: trauma medicine and
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Columbus, Ohio has been selected to play host to Air Force Heritage Week in late September in conjunction with The Gathering of Mustangs and Legends being held at Rickenbacker International Airport Sept. 27-30. (U.S. Air Force illustration/Mike Carabajal) Columbus, Ohio selected to host Air Force Heritage Week
Reaffirming its commitment to the commemoration of 60 years of air and space power, the United States Air Force announced Feb. 23 that Columbus, Ohio, has been selected as host for the nation's only Air Force Heritage Week in conjunction with The Gathering of Mustangs and Legends in September 2007. "Air Force Heritage Week will give the citizens of
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