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A photo depicting Lourdes Rivera, 19th Airlift Wing Child Development Center employee at Little Rock Air Force Base, Ark. Locals gather supplies for Puerto Rico relief efforts
Hurricane Maria was the 13th named storm, 7th consecutive hurricane, fourth major hurricane and the second category five hurricane of 2017. Among those affected by Hurricane Maria, the residents of U.S. Territory Puerto Rico was one group who experienced the devastation. The destruction left the inhabitants in need of shelter, food, water, medical
0 11/13
2017
Staff Sgt. Richard Prestia, a 19th Communications Squadron airfield systems supervisor, performs maintenance on a radio Sept. 3, 2013, at Little Rock Air Force Base, Ark. Prestia, a Boyertown, Pa. native, ensures audio and power levels are within the required limits that enable the radio to talk with aircraft at distances of approximately 300 miles.  (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Russ Scalf) Cyber security: Every Airman’s responsibility
More than ever before, the world is connected to a vast cyberspace domain. The internet touches most aspects of daily life. With one click of a mouse or swipe of a finger, people can access volumes of information available to all users. This is why it’s imperative for service members and government employees to use their situational awareness when
0 10/20
2017
Airman Rachel Passehl, 19th Operations Support Squadron Airfield Management apprentice, conducts airfield checks Aug. 28, 2017, at Little Rock Air Force Base, Ark. Airfield management has a multitude of missions with the sole purpose of maintaining a safe airfield environment. Nighttime operations involve dealing with hazards not as apparent during the day, such as nocturnal wildlife. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Grace Nichols) Nighttime ops ensure Combat Airlift never stops
It takes more than leaving the light on to sustain Combat Airlift. Air Mobility Command's mission is 24 hours a day, 365 days a year. Although it takes multiple units, three main players of the Black Knight's mission around-the-clock are the 19th Security Forces Squadron to secure the base, the 19th Operations Support Squadron Airfield Management
0 9/06
2017
Just like preparing for a physical fitness test, there's no shortcut to "fiscal fitness" and an excellent credit score. There are steps that Airmen can take today to improve credit scores and avoid future financial woes. (Graphic illustration by Airman First Class Grace Nichols) Good habits boost fiscal fitness
Just like preparing for a physical fitness test, there's no shortcut to "fiscal fitness" and an excellent credit score. There are steps that Airmen can take today to improve credit scores and avoid future financial woes. The Airman & Family Readiness Center at Little Rock Air Force Base, Arkansas, offers a Managing Credit Class, which covers the
0 8/28
2017
As stewards of the military justice system, the 19th Airlift Wing Legal Office at Little Rock Air Force Base, Arkansas, assists commanders in maintaining good order and discipline in their units. (U.S. Air Force graphic by Airman 1st Class Grace Nichols) Legal office: providing care, assistance
As stewards of the military justice system, the 19th Airlift Wing Legal Office at Little Rock Air Force Base, Arkansas, assists commanders in maintaining good order and discipline in their units. Although "JA" stands for Judge Advocate, its unofficial meaning in the legal office is "just ask.""The difference between the legal office and civilian
0 8/10
2017
The 19th Civil Engineer Squadron Recycling Center on Little Rock Air Force Base, Ark., helps prevent millions of tons of recyclable items from going into landfills daily by educating base personnel on proper waste management. The self-funded design allows all proceeds from recycled items to be put back into the program. (U.S. Air Force graphic by Airman 1st Class Grace Nichols) Trash talk: recycling center reduces waste
The 19th Civil Engineer Squadron Recycling Center on Little Rock Air Force Base, Arkansas, contributes to the prevention of millions of tons of recyclable items from going into landfills daily by educating base personnel on proper waste management. On Oct. 31, 1991, President George H. Bush signed an executive order declaring that all federal
0 7/24
2017
Airmen Against Drunk Driving is a group of volunteers at Little Rock Air Force Base, Ark. who provide rides home to service members, dependents and civilian employees who have been drinking. Airmen are encouraged to think ahead to safely arrive home after a night of drinking. If those plans fall through, Airmen Against Drunk Driving is there to help. (U.S. Air Force graphic by Airman 1st Class Grace Nichols)

AADD: Ensuring Airmen arrive alive
Airmen are encouraged to think ahead to safely arrive home after a night of drinking. If those plans fall through, Airmen Against Drunk Driving is there to help. AADD is a group of volunteers at Little Rock Air Force Base, Arkansas, who provide rides home to service members, dependents and civilian employees who have been drinking - no questions
0 6/30
2017
An Airman takes an evening run June 7, 2017, at Little Rock Air Force Base, Ark. Hazards on the road add to the danger of running near vehicles, such as uneven ground and road edges; staying alert is fundamental to preventing possible incidents. (U.S. Air Force graphic by Airman 1st Class Grace Nichols) How to stay alert during road runs
Staying alert is fundamental to preventing possible incidents while running or jogging. Uneven ground, road edges and other hazards add to the danger of traveling near vehicles, such as slipping on loose gravel and potholes. Many people take to the roads to get exercise and enjoy the weather as it warms up, more so than in the cooler months. It's
0 6/09
2017
The base undergoes road construction annually to ensure safety and prevent driving hazards. CMSgt Williams Drive and Arnold Drive will be receiving an upgrade throughout the next few months. (U.S. Air Force graphic by Crystal Abbot) Main Little Rock Air Force Base roads construction begins
The base undergoes road construction annually to ensure safety and prevent driving hazards. CMSgt Williams Drive and Arnold Drive will be receiving an upgrade throughout the next few months. "We're trying to ensure the flow of traffic remains normal, but be prepared for any delays during construction," said John Smith, 19th Civil Engineer Squadron
0 5/25
2017
Tech Sgt. Michael Ford, 34th Combat Training Squadron flight chief and loadmaster, is recognized as the Combat Airlifter of the Week May 15, 2017, at Little Rock Air Force Base, Ark. Ford was selected for his efforts during a humanitarian relief mission. (U.S. Air photo by Airman 1st Class Grace Nichols) Combat Airlifter of the Week: Tech Sgt. Michael Ford
Name and Rank: Tech Sgt. Michael Ford Unit: 34th Combat Training Squadron Duty title: Flight chief and loadmaster Hometown: Strasburg, Colorado Time in service: 14 years Time at Little Rock: 8 years Goals: be promoted to Senior Master Sgt. before retirement Hobbies: riding motorcycles Air Force Core Value portrayed: Service Before Self How does
0 5/16
2017
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