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  • 711th HPW recovery science team hopes to extend AF careers

    WRIGHT-PATTERSON AIR FORCE BASE, Ohio – The 7l1th Human Performance Wing’s Airman Systems Directorate is stepping into an area of science to find ways to improve not only Airmen’s physical training and performance, but also how they recover. After watching members of special operations train during a site visit, Dr. Josh Hagen, 711th HPW Airman
  • Joint cost-savings effort at D’Azzo Research Library saves more than $380,000

    WRIGHT-PATTERSON AIR FORCE BASE, Ohio – Thanks to a joint effort between the staffs of the Air Force Institute of Technology’s Academic Library and the Air Force Research Laboratory’s Technical Library – who together form the D’Azzo Research Library, AFIT students and faculty and AFRL researchers now have access to hundreds more journal titles,
  • USAFSAM Military Training Flight Chief named one of 12 Outstanding Airmen of the Year

    WRIGHT-PATTERSON AIR FORCE BASE, Ohio – Master Sgt. Michael J. Stevens, Military Training Flight chief from the U.S. Air Force School of Aerospace Medicine here, was announced as one of the Air Force’s 12 Outstanding Airmen of the Year for 2017 by the Air Force Personnel Center July 7, 2017.The annual award recognizes 12 enlisted Airmen across the
  • 88th Dental Lab solves problem for ejection seat research

    WRIGHT-PATTERSON AIR FORCE BASE, Ohio -- The subjects of dental appliances and ejection seats may seem worlds apart to most, but for two Wright-Patterson Air Force Base organizations they met to solve a persistent research obstacle at the 711th Human Performance Wing.It was Tech. Sgt. Jeffery Bolles, a former 88th Medical Group member and now in
  • Her looking glass self has arrived

    Feature article for LGBT Month
  • Roll Call Memorial Service to honor fallen Miami Valley service members

    EDITOR'S NOTE:  This story has been updated to reflect the change of venue due to the possibility of inclement weather.WRIGHT-PATTERSON AIR FORCE BASE, Ohio -- The names of about 2,800 service members from the greater Dayton area who perished while serving in the United States Armed Forces in conflicts from World War II to present day will be read
  • USAFSAM aerospace physiology training optimizes airmen’s performance

    Students with the U.S. Air Force School of Aerospace Medicine routinely use an altitude hypobaric chamber at Wright-Patterson Air Force Base, which simulates a flight at 25,000 feet, as part of Initial Aerospace Physiological Training. 1st Lt. Alex Medina, U.S. Air Force Space, Missiles, and Forces Intelligence group executive officer, is one of
  • 711 HPW’s synthetic biology – a hot topic at DoD Lab Day

    WRIGHT-PATTERSON AIR FORCE BASE, Ohio - Synthetic biology was one of many research areas highlighted at the Department of Defense Lab Day May 18 at the Pentagon in Washington, D.C. The Air Force Research Laboratory’s 711th Human Performance Wing spearheaded biosensor development using synthetic biology for environmental and human performance
  • AFRL Change of Command

    WRIGHT-PATTERSON AIR FORCE BASE, Ohio - Lt. Gen. Robert McMurry, Jr., and Brig. Gen. William Cooley officially took command of the Air Force Life Cycle Management Center and Air Force Research Laboratory respectively, in a joint change of command ceremony at the National Museum of the United States Air Force May 2.McMurry replaces Lt. Gen. John
  • USAFSAM genomic research goal to provide commanders with new decision making tools

    WRIGHT-PATTERSON AIR FORCE BASE, Ohio - Genomic research by scientists at the United States Air Force School of Aerospace Medicine at Wright-Patterson Air Force Base may provide commanders with cutting edge tools and information to help them successfully carry out their missions.Genomic medicine, as defined by the National Human Genome Research