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Default Air Force Logo Health and Wellness Center offers classes to improve lifestyle
The 79th Aerospace Medicine Squadron Health and Wellness Center continues to hold Health and Weight Awareness classes twice a month for servicemembers, dependents, retirees and Department of Defense civilians. According to Air Force Instruction 10-248, Fitness Program, all Air Force servicemembers must be physically fit to support the Air Force
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Default Air Force Logo AFSO 21 delivers initiatives to 89 MXG
The Air Force Smart Operations for the 21st Century era is here, and with units Air Force-wide scrambling to do more with less, the 89th Maintenance Group is beginning to flex its AFSO 21 muscle. A six-person resource improvement team recently brought to the forefront nine initiatives that would save a maintenance group division many man-hours, cut
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2007
Default Air Force Logo 89 OG, MXG team up to work smarter
The 89th Operations Group and the 89th Maintenance Group are working together, using Air Force Smart Operations initiatives to improve their work proficiency. The day-to-day operations taking place at Andrews requires an ''immense amount of data flow," according to Maj. Tim Runnette, 89 OG current operations chief and one of the leads on the AFSO
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2007
Default Air Force Logo Andrews members experience life as school principal
Six servicemembers at Andrews had a close-up view of a day in the life of a public school principal in Prince George's County when they participated in the Fourth Annual Principal for a Day program Jan. 18. "It was an outstanding experience for me," said Col. James Vechery, 89th Airlift Wing vice commander and participant in Principal for a Day at
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2007
Default Air Force Logo SVS opens multipurpose fitness center, focuses on health for 2007
The West Fitness Center opened two new indoor basketball courts recently, kicking off their 2007 Fitness Revolution program. "The multipurpose fitness area used to be four tennis courts," said Charles Rose, 316th Services Squadron fitness center director. "It was one of three indoor tennis centers in the entire Air Force." The basketball courts
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2007
Default Air Force Logo Airmen learn tools to travel outside US
The Global War on Terrorism has transformed the way the Air Force prepares and executes the mission. It has also changed the way members of the Department of Defense should prepare for any travel, official or unofficial, outside the continental United States, Alaska, Hawaii or United States possessions. Deployment, temporary duty and permanent
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2007
Default Air Force Logo MPF begins online appointments
A new online appointment system for obtaining new Common Access Cards was implemented at the 316th Mission Support Squadron Military Personnel Flight Jan. 9. "Staff Sgt. Phillip Ronnlof, 316 MSS MPF customer support NCOIC, was instrumental in the development of the appointment system," said Capt. Tracy A. Barnett, 316 MSS customer support chief.
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2007
Default Air Force Logo Legal office to train for base tax assistance
Servicemembers at Andrews will soon be able to receive assistance in filling out their 2006 income tax forms from volunteers trained as tax preparers. Servicemembers currently serving as tax advisors in their units will help with tax preparations under the Internal Revenue Service's Volunteer Income Tax Assistance program, said Capt. Sophia B.
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2007
Default Air Force Logo New trail enhances perimeter protection
A base jogging trail that skirts the base perimeter fence here was funded by Air Mobility Command as an antiterrorism initiative. The trail starts at the Maryland Gate, travels along the fence line past the North Gate, and continues all the way to Fetchet Avenue near Child Development Center 3 on the east side of Andrews. The completed project is
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2007
ANDREWS AIR FORCE BASE, Md --The casket bearers from the Joint Service Honor Guard place the casket of former President Gerald R. Ford into the loader during the departure ceremony held in his honor Tuesday.
(U.S. Air Force photo by Tech. Sgt. Christopher J. Matthews)(RELEASED) Andrews bids farewell to President Ford

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