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  • The show goes on

    While our nation is trying to slow down the spread of COVID-19 and mitigate its impacts by limiting all unnecessary interaction, the Air Force must continue to train and stay operationally ready.
  • Air Force Assistance Fund kicks-off

    The Air Force Assistance Fund kicked-off March 2, 2020, here.
  • New reciprocity bill benefits Holloman spouses, military families

    The New Mexico governor signed a new house bill that expedites the process of obtaining and transferring professional occupational licenses for Holloman military members, veterans and their families on Feb. 26 at the state capitol.
  • Refills made easy

    The 49th Medical Group opened a ScriptCenter for patients picking up prescription refills, March 4, 2020, at the Holloman Air Force Base Medical Clinic. When initially getting prescription medication patients will still have to go to the pharmacy, but the process for refills just got a little easier.
  • System of success

    The 49th Equipment Maintenance Squadron Phase Inspection Section is responsible for performing intermediate maintenance on several dozen F-16 Vipers from the 849th Aircraft Maintenance Squadron. During this aircraft inspection, they take the jet apart and inspect high-fail areas throughout the aircraft. In 2019, the team shaved off 23K man hours while increasing their inspection rates by 20%. This revamp made them the fastest F-16 phase inspection team in the Air Force.
  • 49th Wing annual awards ceremony

    Members of Holloman Air Force Base gathered to honor the 49th Wing’s annual award winners, during a ceremony at Hangar 500, Feb. 28, here.
  • 49th ORMS Dental Flight educate dental hygiene to youth

    During the month of February, the 49th Operational Readiness Medical Squadron Dental Flight visited kids across base to educate the importance of dental health as part of Children’s Dental Health Month. On an annual-basis the dental flight visits the Holloman Child Development Center, Holloman Elementary School and Holloman Milddle School, providing them with knowledge on proper brushing techniques and the negative effects of not brushing teeth.
  • Director of AFIT visits the 746TS

    Dr. Robert Leishman, Director of the Air Force Institute of Technology’s Automation and Navigation Technology Center, recently visited the 746th Test Squadron here.
  • Ultimate opportunity

    Members from the 49th Equipment Maintenance Squadron and 49th Civil Engineer Squadron performed overhead crane lift training on a UH-1N Huey, Feb. 19, 2020, here. The Airmen conducted the training for the first time in order to be prepared for an emergency scenario in which an aircraft must be lifted manually. Having a non-serviceable aircraft available for training is a rare opportunity for Air Force bases anywhere.
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