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Default Air Force Logo Air Force selects 2nd ever Enlisted Legislative Fellow
The United States Air Force has announced Senior Master Sgt. Lavor Kirkpatrick, 12th Reconnaissance Squadron imagery analyst instructor, as its 2nd ever Enlisted Legislative Fellow. There were 21 nominations for this year's Secretary of the Air Force Legislative Liaison fellowship. Col. Phil Stewart, 9th Reconnaissance Wing commander, along with
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Default Air Force Logo What if
How many of us can truthfully say they don't have regrets? I'm talking about the times you have asked yourself, what if? What if I had taken those college classes? What if I had worked a little harder toward making rank? What if I had capitalized on an opportunity when it was presented to me? Many times in life do we convince ourselves we're so
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Firefighters from the 9th Civil Engineering Squadron work to contain a simulated JPTS fuel spill on Beale Air Force Base, Calif., March 28, 2013. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Drew Buchanan/Released) Photos: Exercise prepares Team Beale for fuel spills

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A U-2 “Dragon Lady” prepares to take off as a chase car trails the aircraft on Beale Air Force Base, Calif., March 15, 2013. Chase cars travel at high speeds along the runway to guide the aircraft during takeoffs and landings.(U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Bobby Cummings/Released) Photos: A Dragon takes flight

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The Bok Kai Dragon dances during the Bok Kai Festival in Marysville, Calif., March 16, 2013. Many Team Beale members volunteered at the festival to bring the dragon to life. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Robert M. Trujillo/Released) Beale tames Bok Kai Dragon

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This plaque was unveiled  March 8, 2013, on Beale Air Force Base, Calif., celebrating the 100 year anniversary of the 1st Reconnaissance Squadron. The plaque unveiling was just one of the many events honoring the squadron’s 100 years of aviation history. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Bobby Cummings/Released) Plaque presentation commemorates centennial
A ceremonial plaque unveiling honoring the 100 year anniversary of the 1st Reconnaissance Squadron occurred March 8th, 2013, on Beale Air Force Base, Calif.The 1st RS is the U.S. military's oldest flying unit, established March 5th, 1913.The guest speakers for the event were Col. Phil Stewart, 9th Reconnaissance Wing commander, and Lt. Col. Stephen
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Col. Phil Stewart (left), 9th Reconnaissance Wing commander, and Lt. Col. Stephen Rodriguez, 1st Reconnaissance Squadron commander, unveil a commemorative plaque celebrating the 1st Reconnaissance Squadron’s 100 year anniversary on Beale Air Force Base, Calif., March 8, 2013. The 1st RS is the United States military’s oldest flying unit, established March 5, 1913. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Bobby Cummings/Released) Beale celebrates 1st RS centennial
The 1st Reconnaissance Squadron celebrated its 100th anniversary March 7-9 as the oldest flying unit in U.S. military aviation.The squadron opened its doors to the base populace and special guests for tours, and two days of historical symposiums were held featuring former SR-71 Black Bird pilots, commanders and history experts. In addition, a
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Default Air Force Logo The military – “It ain’t for wimps”
At some point early in my career, my lovely wife Maddy went to some sort of event designed to teach spouses of military members about different programs available to help military families. While at the event she heard one of the presenters say, "The military -- It ain't for wimps." Since then, that phrase has been one of the most quoted in my
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Default Air Force Logo Get Left of the Bang
Each and every day supervisors are faced with a myriad of issues. These range from mission execution to subordinates in need. We naturally tend to focus on mission first, but do we consistently live up to the phrase "people always"? When personnel challenges arise, leaders responsively react via crisis mode. Rather than waiting for crises to occur,
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Aviation artist Kristin Hill (left) and Dave Schmall (right) present Col. Phil Stewart, 9th Reconnaissance Wing commander and Lt. Col. Stephen Rodriguez, 1st Reconnaissance Squadron commander with a painting depicting the centennial of the 1st RS at Beale Air Force Base, Calif., March 7, 2013. The painting features many aircraft flown by the 1st RS including the U-2 “Dragon Lady” and SR-71 Black Bird. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Robert M. Trujillo/Released) Commemorative centennial painting donated to 1st RS
Team Beale gathered at the Community Activity Center to witness the unveiling of commemorative painting honoring the centennial of the 1st Reconnaissance Squadron at Beale Air Force Base, Calif., March 7, 2013.Aviation artist Kristin Hill presented Lt. Col. Stephen Rodriguez, 1st RS commander, and Col. Phil Stewart, 9th Reconnaissance Wing
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