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  • When you can give, the Air Force Assistance Fund gives back

    Since 1942, the AFAF campaign has been run by the Air Force family to help the Air Force family. Whether we are aware of it or not, each of us knows someone who has been helped by the Fund. Anything we can do today helps ensure that assistance will be available for other Airmen and other families when they need it tomorrow.
  • Work hard, play hard!

    “Work hard, play hard” is a common motto and rally cry for many, but what does that statement really mean? For the majority of Airmen it means being “excellent in all you do.” The constant push for maximum effort toward fulfilling our individual and collective missions is a recipe for overwhelming stress. With that in mind, it is of the utmost
  • Lending a helping hand: AFAF Kicks off

    The Air Force Assistance Fund campaign kicked off Monday March 26, 2018 at Holloman Air Force Base and will continue through May 4, 2018.The AFAF is an annual effort to raise funds for charitable groups that provide support for Airmen and their families. “Our goal for AFAF 2018 is to raise $65,406,” said Capt. Zachary Cabana, AFAF installation
  • Paws and smell the treats

    Beci, 49th Security Forces Squadron military working dog, retired March 16, 2018, after nine years of faithful service to the Air Force.
  • Transition assistance program

    Preparing to separate from the military or contemplating whether or not to reenlist? Keep reading.Leaving the military is a life altering experience that every active duty member will eventually encounter. “When you are getting ready to separate, it is so important to realize there is a congressionally mandated process,” said Genevieve Melon, 49th
  • JA Airmen take home gold

    Holloman Air Force Base’s 49th Wing Legal Office was named Air Combat Command’s midsize Legal Office of the Year for 2017.
  • Sun setting the MQ-1 Predator: The final salute

    The Air Force held the MQ-1 Predator’s official retirement ceremony with Airmen from the 432nd Wing/432nd Air Expeditionary Wing, Remotely Piloted Aircraft enterprise leaders, and MQ-1 alumni March 9, 2018, at Creech. The MQ-1 ceremony included the final local flight by the Airmen of the 489th Attack Squadron and the last combat line flown by the 15th Expeditionary Attack Squadron in an undisclosed area of responsibility.
  • Commentary: Honoring women who fight all forms of discrimination

    A little more than 30 years ago, women’s contributions to our society were unrecognized, unknown and most importantly, unwritten. It was the work of the education task force of the Sonoma County Commission on the Status of Women that laid the groundwork for what Congress declares as National Women’s History Month.A new interest has sparked a
  • Commentary: Honoring their Legacy

    Each February, the DOD focuses on National African American/Black History Month and the contributions of African Americans to society.