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Historical landmarks on Wright Patterson AFB 5 Little Known Facts about Wright- Patt
WRIGHT-PATTERSON AIR FORCE BASE, Ohio - Aviation history is rich here,  but Wright-Patt is also home to interesting historical landmarks that few are aware of.Area A contains five of these landmarks explored by Air Force Life Cycle Management Center historian, Kenneth Sloat, and Cultural Resource Manager Paul Woodruff.The Fire Station, Building
0 7/20
2018
Arnold house is a historic Wright-Patt landmark Arnold House a landmark of Wright-Patt's rich history
WRIGHT-PATTERSON AIR FORCE BASE, Ohio  –  The Arnold House is the oldest house on base, built in 1841 and serves as a symbol of Air Force history.Officially designated as building 8 the house is located on area A at the corner of Pearson Rd. and Wright Ave.The house is named after Gen. Henry Harley “Hap” Arnold, who played a major role in
0 7/13
2018
Autisim at work candidates at Wright State University Collaboration matches unique candidates with jobs on Wright-Patt
WRIGHT-PATTERSON AIR FORCE BASE, Ohio - During the month of April, Air Force Materiel Command partnered with Wright State University to launch the Autism at Work Initiative for recent college graduates who are diagnosed on the autism spectrum.This initiative is a year-long internship program that is fully funded by the Department of Defense. It has
0 7/13
2018
Default Air Force Logo IDS: Proactive Care for Airmen
WRIGHT-PATTERSON AIR FORCE BASE, Ohio - For many Airmen, faith and spiritual guidance is an important part of maintaining mental health and healing. As a member of Integrated Delivery System, or IDS, the Chaplain Corps provides this service.IDS is a team of helping agencies focused on care of the Airmen and their families.“We are changing from a
0 6/18
2018
June 1st kicked off Men’s Health Month Men’s Health Month: Preventive care matters
WRIGHT-PATTERSON AIR FORCE BASE, Ohio - June 1 kicked off Men’s Health Month bringing awareness to the challenges and disparities men face in healthcare.The Civilian Health Promotion Service, or CHPS, on Wright-Patterson Air Force Base is holding classes during the month focusing on men’s physical, social, mental and spiritual health. These classes
0 6/18
2018
Germantown, Ohio WW II vet memorialized WW II vet memorialized in Germantown
GERMANTOWN, Ohio – A lifetime resident of the city, and a World War II veteran was memorialized April 16, when South Walnut Street was renamed the honorary Herschel L. Smith Street. Smith lived on South Walnut Street for most of his life.The decision to rename the street was based on the many accomplishments of Smith’s life, explained Germantown
0 5/25
2018
Capt. Andrea Krunnfusz (left) and Capt. Milagros Gargurevich (right), teaching a Playing Big session at the Airman and Family Readiness Center. It’s time to start playing big
WRIGHT-PATTERSON AIR FORCE BASE, Ohio — We’re all familiar with self-doubt. It’s that pesky inner voice that holds us back, the voice that tells us we aren’t ready for whatever action it is that we want to take. It’s the voice that keeps us small, the voice that doesn’t want us to play big. This voice is what Tara Mohr, author of “Playing Big:
0 5/25
2018
Wright-Patt celebrates Black History Month by honoring African Americans in time of war Wright-Patt celebrates Black History Month by honoring African Americans in time of war
WRIGHT-PATTERSON AIR FORCE BASE, Ohio – In observance of Black History Month, the Wright-Patterson 88th Air Base Wing African-American/Black History Month Special Observance Committee and the Air Force Security Assistance and Cooperation Directorate hosted various activities throughout the month. The African-American/Black History Month Special
0 3/01
2018
Consolidated Hoby Complex, Wright-Patterson Air Force Base Ohio Personalize your gift giving this year at Wright-Patt’s Consolidated Hobby Complex
WRIGHT-PATTERSON AIR FORCE BASE, Ohio – Are you in need of some gift ideas and want to add a personal touch to them? The Consolidated Hobby Complex, in Wright-Patt’s Kittyhawk Area, may be just the place you are looking for.Maybe you have some artwork that would look great on your, or a family member’s wall. The frame shop can help you design the
0 11/20
2017
Zulmarie Jimenez, a chemist at the AFPET Fuels Lab, checks the thermal stability of a jet fuel. (U.S. Air Force photo/Sandy Simison) Air Force Petroleum Office serves a critical multi-faceted function
WRIGHT-PATTERSON AIR FORCE BASE, Ohio -- The Air Force Petroleum office provides global petroleum and aerospace energy management, technical expertise, and logistics capabilities to active, Guard and Reserve Air Force fuels-management teams worldwide.Headquartered at Ft. Belvoir, Virginia, with Defense Logistics Agency Energy, the AFPET provides
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2016
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