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U.S. Air Force Col. Robert Ator, 189th Airlift Wing commander, right, awards U.S. Air Force Master Sgt. Maquel McRae, left, 189th Operations Support Squadron training manager, as Combat Airlifter of the Week July 20, 2016, at Little Rock Air Force Base, Ark. McRae exemplifies the Service Before Self by ensuring the Airmen in her unit are taken care of before her own needs. (U.S. Air Force photo by Master Sgt. Chris Durney) Combat Airlifter of the Week: Master Sgt. Maquel McRae
NAME:  Master Sgt. Maquel McRae UNIT:  189th Operations Support Squadron      POSITION: Training Manager HOMETOWN:  Cheyenne, Wyoming TIME ON STATION/ TIME ON SERVICE:  18 Years / 24 Years CORE VALUE: SERVICE BEFORE SELFMcRae exemplifies Service Before Self by ensuring the Airmen are taken care of before her own needs. On several occasions, she
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2016
U.S. Air Force personnel from the 19th Aircraft Maintenance Squadron remove a damaged propeller on a C-130J July 21, 2016, at Joint Base Elmendorf-Richardson, Alaska. Replacing a propeller can take approximately five hours. The 19th AMXS participated in Exercise Artic Anvil where 41st Airlift Squadron C-130J aircrews conducted training in mountainous terrain. Aircraft maintenance is crucial in ensuring C-130Js are safe and certified to conduct missions.  (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Stephanie Serrano) 19th AMXS Airmen advance skills in Alaska

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U.S Army Soldiers depart from a C-130J assigned to the 41st Airlift Squadron into a simulated forward operating base in Alaska July 20, 2016. The U.S. Army soldiers participated in Exercise Arctic Anvil, a joint coalition training event integrating the U.S Air Force, Alaska National Guard, Iowa National Guard, 196th Infantry Brigade and the Canadian military. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Kaylee Clark) Black Cats deliver air power during Artic Anvil
The 41st Airlift Squadron is conducting mountainous terrain training in Alaska and supporting Exercise Artic Anvil. Airmen from the 19th Aircraft Maintenance Squadron went on the training exercise to provide support to ensure the C-130Js are airworthy and safe. Arctic Anvil is an integrated combined, joint and coalition training event and gives
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2016
U.S. Air Force Staff Sgt. Michael Adamson is a swing-shift lead for the 19th Force Support Squadron at Little Rock Air Force Base, Ark. Adamson received the Hennessy Travel Award for his customer service and culinary skills after the Hennessy Travel Association evaluated the Hercules Dining Facility.  (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Mercedes Taylor) Serving up awards comes second nature
U.S. Air Force Staff Sgt. Michael Adamson, 19th Force Support Squadron swing shift lead, was recognized as one of the Hennessey Travel award winners. A team representing Hennessey Travelers Association, established in 1956, evaluated the Hercules Dining Facility on their food service management, force readiness support, food quality, employee and
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Changes to the dining facilities meal card regulations are in full affect as of May 2016. Little Rock AFB implements new meal card regulation
Changes to the dining facilities meal card regulations are in full effect as of May 2016, and have sparked an array of questions from meal card holders. The Air Force Services Agency introduced a new food service operation, referred to as the Food Transformation Initiative, beginning in 2010. Originally, six stateside bases were selected as test
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U.S. Air Force Tech. Sgt. Jarrod Mink is a survival, evasion, resistance and escape specialist for the 19th Operations Support Squadron. SERE specialists train high-risk personnel how to survive and evade the enemy until rescue. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Mercedes Taylor) Training mobility Airmen to ‘Return with Honor’
A typical week of work for a survival specialist can include free-falling from the back of a C-130J, dangling from a hoist beneath a helicopter, trekking through woods eating insects or swimming between inflatable life rafts while instructing Airmen. U.S. Air Force Tech. Sgt. Jerrod Mink is a survival, evasion, resistance and escape specialist for
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U.S. Air Force Col. James Dryjanksi, 314th Airlift Wing commander, left, congratulates U.S. Air Force Staff Sgt. Alescia Paggett, right, 314th Maintenance Group Plans and Scheduling NCO in charge, as the Combat Airlifter of the Week July 13, 2016, at Little Rock Air Force Base, Ark. Paggett created a daily, weekly and monthly maintenance schedule to ensure a 99.9 percent maintenance schedule effectiveness rate. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Mercedes Taylor) Combat Airlifter of the Week: Staff Sgt. Alescia Paggett
Combat Airlifter of the Week: Staff Sgt. Alescia Paggett   Unit:  314th Maintenance Group   Position:  Plans and Scheduling NCO in charge   Hometown:  Jonesboro, Louisiana   Time on Station/ Time in Service: 13 mos/7 yrs   CORE VALUE: U.S. Air Force Staff Sgt. Alescia Paggett, 314th Maintenance Group Plans and Scheduling NCO in charge, exemplifies
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U.S. Air Force Master Sgt. Matthew Tabor, 314th Maintenance Group quality assurance chief inspector, smashes a bottle to christen an H-21B helicopter in Heritage Park July 14, 2016, at Little Rock Air Force Base, Ark. Volunteers from the 314th Maintenance Group refurbished, transported and installed the H-21B static display. (U.S. Air Force photo/Senior Airman Harry Brexel) H-21B Workhorse: Heritage Park’s newest arrival
A unique aircraft recently joined Little Rock Air Force Base’s fleet. However, it’s not a C-130J and it won’t be taking off any time soon. The H-21B assault helicopter stands out among the other static displays at Heritage Park. The helicopter is painted bright silver metallic and has two tandem upward angled rotors that give the fuselage a
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2016
NAME
2nd Lt. James Springer

UNIT
19th Medical Group 

POSITION
Group Practice Manager

HOMETOWN
Jacksonville, Ark.

TIME ON STATION/ TIME IN SERVICE
1 year 4 months / 9 years

CORE VALUE
Service Before Self 



U.S. Air Force 2nd Lt. James Springer, 19th Medical Group group practice manager, excels in his careerfield while routinely taking on additional duties which assist the chief of medical staff & the 19th MDG. Spinger organizered a 19th MDG Wingman Day, while volunteering in the pharmacy and performing data analysis for clinical performance improvement projects. His involvement has increased the 913th Maintenance Group’s non-destructive inspection capabilities from 0 to 70 percent. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Stephanie Serrano)
Combat Airlifter of the Week: 2nd Lt. James Springer
 NAME2nd Lt. James Springer UNIT19th Medical Group  POSITIONGroup Practice Manager HOMETOWNJacksonville, Ark. TIME ON STATION/ TIME IN SERVICE1 year 4 months / 9 years CORE VALUEService Before Self    U.S. Air Force 2nd Lt. James Springer, 19th Medical Group  practice manager, excels in his career field while routinely taking on additional duties
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U.S. Air Force Master Sgt. Shawana Budde, 19th Force Support Squadron, right, walks with a volunteer from the 19th FSS throughout the night as she nears her goal of 24 hours straight 29 June, 2016, at Little Rock Air Force Base, Ark. Budde decided to walk for 24 hours straight when a member of her squadron was diagnosed with leukemia in an effort to raise more awareness to the disease as well as inspire all Airmen of Team Little Rock to take care of each other.
(U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Jeremy McGuffin)
Walk to Inspire
If someone told you they were going to walk for 24 hours straight, what would you think? “Why?” and “Are you crazy?” are likely responses, especially given it’s in the middle of summer with the heat index rising well above 90F with full humidity.Would your initial thought that this was a ludicrous cause change if you knew the person was walking to
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