News Search

News Comments Updated
1 ... 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 ... 70
Default Air Force Logo AF introduces enlisted Global Hawk pilots
Air Force officials announced a new initiative Dec. 17 to enhance the Intelligence, Surveillance and Reconnaissance mission by integrating enlisted remotely piloted aircraft pilots into the force.Air Force officials stated a dynamic threat environment calls for innovative approaches to high-demand missions. After careful consideration and with an
0 12/17
2015
Santa Clause emerges from a U-2 Dragon Lady during the annual Children's Holiday Party Dec. 12, 2015, at Beale Air Force Base, California. Thousands of presents were donated by multiple suppliers and were handed out to the children of Team Beale. In addition, the event included photos with Santa Clause and his elves, a raffle and various holiday activities. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Ramon A. Adelan) Beale hosts its 2015 Children's Holiday Party
Team Beale hosted its annual Children's Holiday Party, which more than 1,000 members attended Dec. 12, 2015, at Beale Air Force Base, California.The holiday party began with the arrival of Santa Clause on a U-2 Dragon Lady and his elves on Beale Fire's engines.Thousands of presents were donated by multiple suppliers and were handed out to the
0 12/14
2015
9th CES prepares for the winter season (U.S. Air Force graphic by Airman 1st Class Ramon A. Adelan) 9th CES prepares for the winter season
California is expected to have wetter-than-average conditions this winter due to El Niño.  The 9th Civil Engineer Squadron has taken the steps to prevent flooding on Beale Air Force Base from the upcoming winter season.According to the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, El Niño is characterized by unusually warm ocean temperatures in
0 12/09
2015
Col. Douglas Lee (center), 9th Reconnaissance Wing commander, and Command Chief Master Sgt. Randy Kwiatkowski (right), 9 RW command chief, sign their Combined Federal Campaign donations Dec. 1, 2015. The CFC is the only authorized solicitation of Federal employees in the workplace on behalf of charitable organizations. (U.S. Air Force photo by Robert Scott) 9 RW leadership makes CFC donations
Col. Douglas Lee (center), 9th Reconnaissance Wing commander, and Command Chief Master Sgt. Randy Kwiatkowski (right), 9 RW command chief, sign their Combined Federal Campaign donations Dec. 1, 2015. The CFC is the only authorized solicitation of Federal employees in the workplace on behalf of charitable organizations.The Combined Federal Campaign
0 12/01
2015
Lucky Preston addresses the audience during an American Indian Heritage Month event Nov. 19, 2015, at Beale Air Force Base, California. Preston is a member of the Pit River tribe of northern California. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Zachary Vucic) Team Beale celebrates American Indian Heritage Month
Team Beale celebrated American Indian Heritage Month at the Recce Point Club on Beale Air Force Base, California, Nov. 19, 2015.President George H.W. Bush approved a joint resolution designated November, "National American Heritage Month." Similar proclamations, under variants on the name (including "Native American Heritage Month" and National
0 11/23
2015
Col. Darren B. Halford, 9th Operations Group commander and Lt. Col. Joseph Laws, 427th Reconnaissance Squadron commander, prepare to case the unit flag during an inactivation ceremony Nov. 20, 2015, at Beale Air Force Base, California.  MC-12W Liberty Airmen from the past and present attended the ceremony and reception to reminisce about their time supporting the MC-12 mission. Since May 2012, the 427th RS has deployed and trained 455 Airmen, flown 4,770 combat missions, eliminated 503 enemy combatants, and saved countless coalition lives. (U.S. Air Force photo by Robert Scott) Historic squadron inactivates
The 427th Reconnaissance Squadron was inactivated during a ceremony at Beale Air Force Base, California, Nov. 20, 2015.Since May 2012, the 427th RS has deployed and trained 455 Airmen, flown 4,770 combat missions, eliminated 503 enemy combatants, and saved countless coalition lives."The Airmen that have been a part of this MC-12 mission, have
0 11/20
2015
Col. Christopher Stricklin, 9th Reconnaissance Wing vice commander, speaks to Airmen during a kick-off breakfast for the Combined Federal Campaign at the Coyote Grill and Pub on Beale Air Force Base, California, Nov. 13, 2015. The CFC is the only authorized solicitation of Federal employees in the workplace on behalf of approved charitable organizations. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Bobby Cummings) Annual Combined Federal Campaign underway
The Combined Federal Campaign began for Team Beale Nov. 13, 2015, with a kick-off breakfast at the Coyote Grill and Pub. The CFC is the only authorized solicitation of Federal employees in the workplace on behalf of approved charitable organizations. The mission of the CFC is to support and promote philanthropy through a voluntary program that is
0 11/19
2015
Airmen assigned to the 380th Expeditionary Aircraft Maintenance Squadron recover an EQ-4 Global Hawk at an undisclosed location in Southwest Asia Nov. 11, 2015. The Global Hawk nicknamed the “workhorse” by local maintainers, completed its 500th sortie on Veterans Day. (U.S. Air Force photo/Tech. Sgt. Frank Miller)
Global Hawk reaches new milestone, helps in fight against ISIL
As the morning sun beat down on its nearly 131-foot wingspan, the EQ-4 Global Hawk unmanned aircraft descended from its 60,000-foot perch for the 500th time, coming to rest at an undisclosed location in Southwest Asia Nov. 11.The Veterans Day landing was a historic one for the Global Hawk. It was the first time that a single weapon system reached
0 11/17
2015
The Center For Disease Control defines diabetes as a group of diseases marked by high levels of glucose resulting from defects in insulin production, insulin action or both, and estimates the rate of diabetes in the military at about 5 percent. November offers opportunity to spotlight diabetes prevention
Every 19 seconds someone in the U.S. is diagnosed with diabetes according to the American Diabetes Association. This important health issue is being spotlighted during the month of November, National Diabetes Awareness Month.  Diabetes affects nearly 30 million children and adults in the U.S. today, nearly 10 percent of the population.Throughout
0 11/16
2015
U.S. Air Force graphic Learn Their Story
In an interview with Larry King, Jerry Seinfeld was asked: What makes a comedian really good? Jerry responded by saying that a good comedian cares for and knows his audience. That is to say, a good comedian develops his act in a way that has meaning to the audience. The comedian understands that jokes need to be tailored to the patrons.Good
0 11/13
2015
1 ... 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 ... 70
RSS