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Default Air Force Logo General addresses civilians on community base relations, Airmen education
Brig. Gen. Kip Self, 314th Airlift Wing commander, reaffirmed the necessity of a positive community partnership while addressing 50 members of the Sherwood Chamber of Commerce Nov. 2 while addressing base operations and education. "We need to keep proactive community support like that which you show," he said. "You know the value of freedom and the
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A 50th Airlift Squadron C-130 demonstrates a cargo drop during the 2006 Airpower Arkansas Air Show Nov. 4. (Photo by Senior Airman Jackie Hawkins) C-130s show Herculean muscle
Little Rock C-130s wowed 266,000 spectators Saturday and Sunday showing what they do best with capabilities exercises at the Airpower Arkansas Air Show. Arkansas' airlift crews from the 314th Airlift Wing, 463rd Airlift Group and the Air National Guard's 189th Airlift Wing showed the Hercules' unmatched versatility and capability dropping cargo and
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Ethan Cossey directs Tech. Sgt. Ray Tew's attention skyward during a performance at Little Rock Air Force Base's Air Power Arkansas Air Show. The air show, which brought out 160,000 people on it's first day, set a new base attendance record with more than 250,000 visiting the base. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Nathan Allen)
Base sets new Air Show record
More than a quarter million people came out to Little Rock Air Force Base's Airpower Arkansas Air Show Saturday and Sunday to watch civilian and military performance teams strut their stuff for the crowd. Topping all other years was a major goal of Air Show coordinators and performers as Little Rock AFB will not host an air show for a few years due
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Default Air Force Logo Quarterly award winners announced
Congratulations to the following Little Rock Air Force Base Quarterly Award winners: - The Airman of the Quarter is Airman 1st Class David Hazzard, 314th Maintenance Squadron. - The NCO of the Quarter is Tech. Sgt. Aaron McCoy, 314th Operations Group. - The Senior NCO of the Quarter is Senior Master Sgt. Andre Parker, 314th Medical Operations
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Default Air Force Logo Little Rock AFB Airman selected as Miss Arkansas
An Airman assigned to Little Rock Air Force Base was selected as Miss Arkansas USA Saturday (Oct. 28) evening in the Donald W. Reynolds Auditorium on the campus of the University of Central Arkansas. Kelly George is a resident of Sherwood, Ark.; she's a second lieutenant and Deputy Chief of Public Affairs for the 314th Airlift Wing and the largest
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Default Air Force Logo Blue Angel pilot to test MAAS installation
The first Blue Angel arrived Wednesday to test the installation of a mobile aircraft arresting system installed by 314th Civil Engineer Squadron and 819th RED HORSE Airmen from Malstrom Air Force Base, Mont., last week. The 2 1/2-day installation of the MAAS was certified by Navy Lt. Kevin Davis, Blue Angel #7, as he landed his aircraft and hooked
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Default Air Force Logo Base to hold first mass formation honoring Veteran's Day
In line with Air Force Smart Operations for the 21st Century initiative, base officials have decided to exchange the monthly group-hosted retreat ceremonies with a biannual retreat for Veteran's Day and Memorial Day - the first of which is 3:45-4:15 p.m. Thursday at Heritage Park. Base leadership decided to conduct formal retreat ceremonies in
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Default Air Force Logo Parents role in prevention of cavities in young children
Many new parents today may not realize the importance of their child's teeth at an early age. It is true that children will loose their first set of teeth (called primary teeth), but parents often neglect the health of these first teeth, which are very important to a child's future. Primary teeth are actually the building blocks of permanent teeth.
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Default Air Force Logo Circumstances of damaging government property
Have you ever wondered what happens to those people who damage, lose or destroy government property? Well, it depends on the circumstances. All property that is lost, damaged or destroyed goes through a Report of Survey procedure for accountability. If it's found that the loss, damage or destruction is a result of gross negligence, willful neglect
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Default Air Force Logo First three new homes open in base housing
Airmen and their families got a taste of what life will be like on Little Rock Air Force Base Wednesday when the first three of 107 new homes American Eagle Communities is building here. Brig. Gen. Kip Self, 314th Airlift Wing commander, his wife, Sue and Howard Lazarus, American Eagle director of operations, joined the family of the first
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