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Staff Sgt. David Wood and Staff Sgt Martez Blair, 316th Security Forces Squadron Ravens, simulate a physical disagreement during a demonstration inside hangar four on Sept. 25. The Raven Team's mission is to provide security for all special air missions carrying the President, Vice President and other senior government leaders during their official travel. (US Air Force/SSgt Suzanne Day) 316 SFS Ravens demonstrate a show of force

0 10/25
2007
Staff Sgt. Christopher West, 316th Security Forces Squadron, places a Kevlar helmet on James O'Leary, son of Capt. Steven O'Leary, Air Force Office of Analysis, Assessments and Lessons Learned, during Truck Day at Corkran Preschool, Temple Hills, Md. Oct. 5. (US Air Force/A1C Renae Kleckner) Truck Day

0 10/25
2007
Kathy Murphy, The Club at Andrews Catering Manager, gladly accepts the 315th Wing Commander's Coin. Kathy has exhibited superior leadership and teamwork since she has been here. September was extremely busy with more than 70 events including serving more than 500 people from the 303rd Bomber Group. She manages as well as sets a good example by serving and bussing tables. (US Air Force/Bobby Jones) Coined for Excellence

0 10/25
2007
Ronald A. Winter, deputy assistant Secretary of the Air Force for Manpower and Reserve Affairs, speaks with an injured servicemember on an air medical evacuation flight that returned from overseas Oct. 19. (US Air Force/TSgt Christopher Matthews) Injured Receive Special Visit

0 10/25
2007
Default Air Force Logo Navy celebrates 232nd birthday in style
With 232 years of protecting America on the high seas, in the air, and under the waves, the national capital threw a birthday party with its first "Navy Day in D.C." Celebrations were conducted at the U.S. Navy Memorial in Northwest, the Washington Navy Yard in Southeast, and Constitution Hall at the Daughter's of the American Revolution building
0 10/24
2007
From left: Master Sgt. Verdis Jones, 1st Lt. Beth Bostick, Tech. Sgt. Melissa McMillen, Eric Parker and Chris Parks. (Courtesy Photo) Green Knights Motorcycle Club rides for safety
The Green Knights Motorcycle Club Chapter 20 was founded on Andrews in 2006 to promote safety, mentorship and camaraderie of motorcyclists throughout the National Capital Region. The motorcycle club has members that are Active Duty, Retired, Guard, and Reserve from Andrews, Bolling AFB, the Pentagon and Fort Belvoir. Since its inception, the club
0 10/24
2007
Senior Airmen Giovanni Espiritu and Zorryanna Karabin, 79th Medical Support Squadron, provide Emma  Head, wife of Master Sgt. (red.) Alve D. Head, with nutrition information and samples during the Retiree Appreciation Day luncheon Oct. 20. (US Air Force/TSgt Jason Edwards) Appreciation Day provides retirees with information, flu shots
On Saturday, Andrews AFB hosted the annual Retiree Appreciation Day. Again, this was another great event in support of our retirees. I wanted to personally thank 1st Lt. Matt Finnegan, 1st Helicopter Squadron; 1st Lt. Ricky Hopkins, 1st Helicopter Squadron; and Capt. Edward Kelly, 79th Medical Group for their leadership as project officers. Their
0 10/24
2007
Default Air Force Logo Good hygene key to infection prevention
The recent death of a Virginia teen caused by a drug-resistant Staph infection has heightened concern among parents nationwide and has schools, hospitals and other institutions implementing or reviewing current infection controls processes. The bacteria known as Methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus, commonly pronounced "MeRSA", is a type of
0 10/24
2007
Default Air Force Logo Andrews to celebrate Red Ribbon Week
Red Ribbon Week is an annual awareness campaign observed during the last week of October and is the oldest and the largest drug prevention program in the country. This year's celebration at Andrews began this past Tuesday through Tuesday and Team Andrews is commemorating this year's campaign with a unique community event. "The base Drug Demand
0 10/24
2007
Sparky the Fire Dog and Staff Sgt. Nathaniel D. Reed, 316th Civil Engineer Squadron fire inspector, greet children at a Child Development Center visit where they talked about fire safety. (US Air Force/A1C Renae Kleckner) Fire Prevention Week teaches safety, awareness, fun

0 10/18
2007
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