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Default Air Force Logo Starkey Avenue repair work
The repair, milling and paving of Starkey Avenue will begin Monday to June 21, under the supervision of the 316th Civil Engineer Squadron. Expect traffic detours and single lane traffic as work progresses from the South end of Starkey Avenue, near the Chapel 1, toward the north end, near Gas 'n Go. The most severe traffic pattern interruption will
0 6/07
2007
Default Air Force Logo AMC's MatchUP returns
The Air Mobility Command's MatchUP game started and will continue through the month of August. Servicemembers and their family members are encouraged to see how they match up. "MatchUP is AMC's summertime program where participants can win great prizes by participating in various activities at their base," said Col. Benjamin Trotter, Air Mobility
0 6/07
2007
Default Air Force Logo Incorporate the principles of risk management
More and more people are being told to incorporate the principles of risk management into their daily lives. Historically, many mishaps outside of the Air Force have been the tragic results of complacency and carelessness. We are still experiencing "dumb" mishaps because people don't fully consider the consequences of their actions or stop to think
0 6/01
2007
Default Air Force Logo Andrews prepares for 2007 hurricane season
Andrews members may be able to avoid the disastrous effects of a major storm during the Atlantic hurricane season, which begins today and continues to Nov. 30. "Between Andrews' response to Hurricane Isabel in 2003 and our continued vigilance and improvement over the past four years, Andrews is fully prepared to take on whatever nature throws at
0 6/01
2007
David Failor, executive director of Stamp Services for the U.S. Postal Service, stands with Col. Margaret Woodward, 89th Airlift Wing commander, and Col. Andrew O'Donnell Jr., commanding officer, Marine Helicopter Squadron One, after unveiling new U.S. Air Force and U.S. Marine postal stamps during the Joint Service Open House at Andrews Air Force Base, Md. The stamps will be available June 13 at all post offices across the U.S. (U.S. Air Force photo/Tech. Sgt. Jason W. Edwards) Air Force One featured on new stamp
The U.S. Postal Service unveiled two stamps featuring military aircraft at the Joint Service Open House at Andrews Air Force Base, Md., May 18. Air Force One, the president's Boeing 747 jetliner, appears on the $4.60 priority mail stamp, while Marine One, the presidential helicopter, is shown on the $16.25 Express Mail stamp. The stamps will be
0 5/24
2007
Default Air Force Logo Officers' Spouse's Club awards 10 scholarships
The Andrews Officers' Spouse's Club awarded scholarships to 10 dependents of servicemembers during a ceremony May 8 at the Thrift Shop, bldg. 1676, which the club owns and operates. The scholarships totaled $16,500, said Monica Zazworsky, wife of Col. John D. Zazworsky, 89th Operations Group commander and AOSC scholarship chairperson. Col. Jennifer
0 5/23
2007
Default Air Force Logo AFDW Counter CBRN Operational Applications Center stands up
The threat from weapons of mass destruction, specifically chemical, biological, radiological, and nuclear weapons, has emerged as one of the most critical challenges facing the United States and its allies today. Due to the combination of their destructive power, lingering effects, disproportionate psychological impact, and growing availability,
0 5/23
2007
Default Air Force Logo Aeroclub opens up opportunity to fly, earn pilot's license
The Fort Meade Flying Activity, which flies from Tipton Airfield adjacent to Fort George G. Meade, MD., is available to many including Active Duty, retired military, Department of Defense civilian employees, military academy cadets, Guard and Reserve forces. "I have been with the club since May 2003," said Tech. Sgt. Padoyable T. Greaves, 89th
0 5/11
2007
Default Air Force Logo 89 AW consolidates orderly rooms
The 89th Airlift Wing recently consolidated the orderly rooms across the wing into one central location called the Consolidated Personnel Support Staff. The consolidation will affect its customers, starting with its location in the 89 AW headquarters, bldg. 1419. "We will no longer be at arm's length from our customers," said Capt. Mike Biles, 89
0 5/11
2007
Default Air Force Logo SFS celebrates Memorial Day with events
Memorial Day falls on May 30 in the United States. "This is a time for family and friends to get together and remember those loved ones who have passed away and to give thanks for what we have," said Airman Lora White, 316th Security Forces Squadron Crime Prevention coordinator. "We also have a chance to remember men and women, who are often
0 5/11
2007
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