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  • 19th AF Command Chief Talks Shop

    Editor's note: 19th Air Force Command Chief Master Sgt. Robert Tappana spoke about the accomplishments of Little Rock Air Force Base Airmen and the challenges facing 19th AF Airmen in an interview April 18 with Tech. Sgt. Arlo Taylor, 314th Airlift Wing Public Affairs. An edited transcript follows: Q. What are your thoughts on Little Rock Air Force
  • AAFES Dividends Benefit Little Rock Morale, Welfare and Recreation

    Shoppers who exercised their exchange benefit at the BX, online at or over the phone through the Exchange Catalog last year helped make the military community a better place as the Army & Air Force Exchange Service (AAFES) delivered more than $228 million in support of Morale, Welfare and Recreation (MWR) programs in 2006. These
  • Housing is in your hands

    Now is your chance to enhance your housing environment. The Housing Office is currently conducting an Air Force Housing Requirements and Market Analysis Survey in order to identify your housing preferences and the housing conditions in the area. The web-based survey can be accessed at and takes approximately 15
  • Trans NCO earns ANG recognition

    A transportation NCO in the 189th Logistics Readiness Squadron was named the Air National Guard's top transportation senior NCO recently. Master Sgt. James C. Johnson, a fleet vehicle management analyst, was presented the 2006 award at commander's call on April 15. He oversees a fleet of 124 vehicles comprised of more than 70 different types. Most
  • Guard supply NCO earns AF level recognition

    An Air National Guard master sergeant in the Arkansas Air National Guard's 189th Airlift Wing was named the top supply senior NCO in the reserve component recently. Master Sgt. Shawn Fahey, a material management craftsman, earned the award as a customer service representative in the Guard' 189th Logistics Readiness Squadron. On the job, he monitors
  • Air Base's economic impact down 5% due to slowing MILCON

    The Economic Impact Analysis report for FY2006, highlighting the Air Base's economic impact on the Central Arkansas economy, is now available. Click here to download the entire report.The Economic Impact Analysis provides information on the estimated economic effect a base/installment/activity has on its local and economic area. Those areas include
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  • Chapel Sponsors “Growing Marriage” Seminar

    People may turn to their religion for a variety of reasons - spiritual guidance, seeking personal help, and often times, relationship counseling. The base chapel is working to provide relationship help in a one-stop shopping venue for members of Team Little Rock. Author, marriage counselor and pastor Gary Chapman will lead "A Growing Marriage"
  • Building a better border

    More than 30 members of the Arkansas Air National Guard's 189th Civil Engineering Squadron and other members from around the 189th Airlift Wing helped secure America's southern border with Mexico during a two-week deployment March 31-April 14. Members welded fence into place three feet from the Arizona-Mexico border near Yuma, Ariz. They also
  • Guard's flight safety program on auto pilot

    For the sixth time in seven years, the Arkansas Air National Guard's 189th Airlift Wing was named the recipient of the Air Force's annual flight safety award. The unit previously earned the award in 2000, 2001, 2002, 2003 and 2005. Air Force officials recently announced the wing won for 2006. While earning safety plaques brings attention to the

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