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Default Air Force Logo Combat arms facility at Wright-Patterson only one of its kind
When marksmen come to Wright-Patterson's combat arms section, Bldg. 296, Area A, in February to compete for 25 Excellence-in-Competition medals, they'll find a unique, state-of-the-art facility. The indoor range there has 21 stations from which competitors will use M-16A2 rifles to fire from unsupported standing, kneeling, sitting and prone
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WRIGHT-PATTERSON AIR FORCE BASE, OHIO -- Maj. Brady Johnson with the 445th Civil Engineer Squadron plays with his daughters, Sarah, center, and Laura, as his wife, Maj. Susanne Johnson, watches Tuesday in Bldg. 142, Area C. Family members were able to spend time with the troops before their flight Jan 9. More than 40 members from the 88th Medical Group and the 445th Airlift Wing boarded a DOD-chartered flight at Wright-Patterson AFB to Norfolk Naval Air Station, Va., en route to locations in Iraq. (Air Force Photo by Spencer P. Lane) New cycle of Wright-Patterson Airmen deploy

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WRIGHT-PATTERSON AFB, Ohio -- The 10th and final C-5 Galaxy arrives here Jan. 5, at the 445th Airlift Wing.  The Air Force Reserve wing has been in conversion from the C-141 to the C-5 since October 2005.  The inventory is now complete but the conversion status will continue as all personnel train and qualify on the C-5.  (U.S. Air Force photo/1Lt Erica Donahoe) Wright-Patterson unit receives final C-5

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Default Air Force Logo Youth teams compete at Ohio robotics competition
Forty-eight teams from across the state will compete Jan. 14-15 at the FIRST Lego League Ohio state championship tournament at the Ervin J. Nutter Center on the Wright State University campus. Co-sponsored by the Wright-Patterson AFB Educational Outreach Office and open to the public, the annual event will bring together some of Ohio's brightest 9-
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Default Air Force Logo Navigating WPMC pediatric appointments
The Wright-Patterson Medical Center Pediatric Clinic, located in Bldg. 830, Area C, provides comprehensive health, preventative, primary and specialty pediatric care for Tricare Prime enrollees up to and including 17 years of age. All pediatric services are offered during normal duty hours 7:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Mondays through Fridays. A Saturday
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Default Air Force Logo Base 2006 outstanding personnel managers named
Base officials announced Jan. 5 the winners of the Air Force Materiel Command-level Personnel Manager of the Year and Outstanding Mission Support, Career Assistance Advisor, Professional Military Education and First Term Airmen Center of the Year awards for 2006. The following individuals and organizations from Wright-Patterson AFB will represent
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Default Air Force Logo Non-bargaining unit employees fall under NSPS Jan. 21
Approximately 2,600 base supervisors, engineers, auditors, attorneys, medical and personnel specialists, who are non-bargaining unit civilian employees, will go under the NSPS on Jan. 21, according to the National Security Personnel System manager at Wright-Patterson. "NSPS is designed to allow managers the flexibility to pay for performance," Ted
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Default Air Force Logo Medical, Dental Corps promotions announced
Air Force Personnel Center officials announced today medical and dental corps promotions to colonel, lieutenant colonel and major. Wright-Patterson AFB has 24 lieutenant colonels, majors and captains who were selected for promotion. They are: Colonel Medical Corps Lt. Col. Rory Owen, Air Force Research Laboratory Lt. Col. William E. Venanzi Jr.,
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Default Air Force Logo Base man scores league high 288, seeks perfect 300
Michael Mack, of the 88th Diagnostics and Therapeutics Squadron, excels in two sports that have little in common. When looking to smash a ball more than 100 miles an hour, crashing into walls and making a kill shot on an opponent, Mack hits the racquetball court. When looking to hang out, enjoy a calmer atmosphere and not break a sweat, he heads
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Default Air Force Logo Wright-Patt lieutenants selected for captain
The Air Force Personnel Center at Randolph AFB, Texas, announced Wednesday that 4,003 first lieutenants were selected for promotion out of 4,040 officers considered during the 2006C captain selection process. The following lieutenants at Wright-Patterson AFB were selected for promotion to captain: 303rd Aeronautical Systems Wing Scott Ruppel Jason
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