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Default Air Force Logo Girl Scouts show support for wounded troops
Girl Scout Troop No. 1501 of Prior Lake, Minn. made a visit to Andrews this week to show their support and respect for wounded troops coming through the base's Aeromedical Staging Facility. Since January, this dedicated group of girls produced nearly 200 tie blankets made with patriotic fleece. And, what started as simply donating blankets to our
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2007
Default Air Force Logo Andrews Enlisted, Officers' Spouses' Clubs hold membership drives
The Andrews Enlisted and Officers' Spouses' Clubs are holding membership drives during the first two weeks of August. The ESC has exciting plans scheduled for September and October. The September event will be a trip to New York City. In October, ESC members plan to go to the Bay Festival. The AOSC has a Sundae! Sunday Ice Cream Social planned for
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2007
Default Air Force Logo 89 AW recieves Outstanding rating during LSEP inspection
The 89th Airlift Wing Maintenance Group and Aerial Port Squadron received the highest possible score of outstanding on the Logistics Standardization Evaluation Program Inspection conducted here from July 17 to 23. "The frequency of LSEP inspections is based on the desire of the Major Command with the last one conducted on the 89 AW recorded in
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2007
Default Air Force Logo Top performance for 99th Airlift Squadron, 89th Aerial Port teams in AMC Rodeo
Congratulations to the 89th Airlift Wing and the 99th Airlift Squadron who took home the "Best OSA/VIPSAM Crew" award at the Air Mobility Command Rodeo 2007 competition held July 22 through 28 at McChord Air Force Base, Wash. The biannual competition focuses on readiness and features airdrop, air refueling, and other events showcasing security
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2007
Default Air Force Logo Just report it Security clearances depend on it
It can be a hassle. All of the forms, the fingerprints, researching old addresses and phone numbers, stressful background interviews, friends calling to say the FBI came to their house asking questions, the stress of not knowing what is taking so long ... did they find something? Then, finally, six months to two years later, the security manager
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2007
316th Civil Engineer Squadron firefighters route water out from the third floor of the 316th Wing headquarters building after a 4-inch chilled water return line from the heating, ventilation and air conditioning system burst, gushing water for several hours. Some sections of the third-floor were covered by water. Chilled water pipe bursts in wing headquarters
The 316th Wing headquarters building experienced flooding in the AB, B and BC corridors of the second and third floors and parts of the first floor Tuesday morning. "There was a break in a 4-inch chilled water return line for the Heating, Ventilation and Air Conditioning system," said Maj. Michael D. Miller, 316th Civil Engineer Squadron operations
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2007
Default Air Force Logo 316 SVS to hold food tasting board, vendor review
The 316th Services Squadron has scheduled a menu review board and vendor food show 3 p.m., Aug. 3, at the Freedom Hall Dining Facility. The purpose of the food tasting board is to receive feedback from the authorized patrons of the dining facilities on what is good, bad and what can be improved in the services rendered, quality, quantity, taste and
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Default Air Force Logo The first step is always the hardest
One of the biggest misconceptions when it comes to mental health is that those needing help have to be a complete lunatic to see a counselor or a doctor. Everyone encounters difficult struggles and hardships in their lifetime. Each individual has their own means of handling problems, though not always in the most beneficial way. When faced with
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Default Air Force Logo Town Hall meeting kicks off new school year
The Town Hall meeting for the new school year will be held at the Reel Time Theatre from 6:30 until 8:30 p.m Aug. 9. Dr. John Deasy, Prince George's County Public Schools superintendent, will speak regarding the state of Prince George's County Public Schools. He will bring others with him from the county to discuss important topics such as the
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Default Air Force Logo Excellent! 89 AW passes UCI with flying colors
The 89th Airlift Wing is built on Four Universal Truths and according to the chief of the AMC/IG Inspection Division; the SAM FOX team is doing an excellent job living up to those universal truths. "A top notch performance by the SAM FOX wing," said Col. Stanley Dougherty, whose team was here to grade the 89 AW's Unit Compliance Inspection. "You
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