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  • Don’t be bugged by ticks, mosquitoes

    Summer’s here in Arkansas. People are working outdoors and having fun in the sun. From days at the lake and picnics, to camping, hiking and yard work, it’s time to feel the fresh air, catch some sun and enjoy what the Natural State has to offer. Unfortunately, some of what Arkansas has to offer this season includes some unpleasant insects such as ticks and mosquitoes that can impart disease and discomfort whenever they bite.
  • Aircrew innovation for emerging Air Force

    “The day you stop learning is the day you stop living,” Albert Einstein said.
  • Combat Airlifter of the Week: Airman 1st Class Austin Cash

    Name and Rank: Airman 1st Class Austin Cash Unit: 19th Aircraft Maintenance Squadron Duty title: C-130J Crew Chief Hometown: Lagrange, Georgia Time in service: 23 months Time at Little Rock:18 months Goals: His main goal is to become a flying crew chief and make rank for a full 20 year Air Force career. Hobbies: Driving around on back roads,
  • Celebrating diversity: Asian American, Pacific Islander heritage honored

    Team Little Rock celebrated the Air Force's diversity with an Asian American and Pacific Islander Month event May 18, 2018, at Little Rock Air Force Base, Arkansas.  The festivities educated and showcased Asian American and Pacific Islander heritage, hosted by the 19th Airlift Wing Military Equal Opportunity Office. Activities included ukulele
  • Combat Airlifter of the Week: Staff Sgt. Daniel Kenney

    Name and Rank: Staff Sgt. Daniel Kenney
  • Police Week: Honoring the sacrifice

    The 19th Security Forces Squadron honored Police Week May 14-18, 2018, at Little Rock Air Force Base, Ark., with a series of events including a 5K, golf tournament, shooting contest, hard dog/fast dog competition, and Defender challenge.
  • Combat Airlifter of the Week: Tech. Sgt. Parsons

    Name and Rank: Tech. Sgt. Anthony R. Parsons Unit: 19th Contracting Squadron Duty title: NCO in charge of services team Hometown: Bement, Illinois Time in service: 10 Years, 3 Months Time at Little Rock: 1 Year, 11 Months Goals: His goals are to complete his Master’s degree at the Air Force Institute of Technology and to become a squadron superintendent. Hobbies: Hunting, fishing and spending time with his family. Air Force Core Value portrayed: Excellence in All We Do How does the individual portray the core value? Tech. Sgt. Parsons portrays the Air Force Core Value of Excellence in All We Do by leading a team of 12 contracting professionals responsible for the administration of 300 base support service contracts valued at $56 million. As the unit training and deployment manager, he ensures all assigned members are trained and equipped to execute the mission.
  • Glow run capstone event for AFAF campaign

    Participants of the Air Force Assistance Fund Family 5K covered themselves in glow paint and an assortment of glowing items May 4, 2018, as they became multicolored nightlights during a lowlight jog.
  • Maintaining Agile Combat Airlift: 19th AMXS Knights keep aircrew safe

    The 19th Aircraft Maintenance Squadron Knights Unit is comprised of six maintenance-related career fields that work around-the-clock to support the Agile Combat Airlift mission. The unit is divided into five sections: crew chiefs, engines guidance and control, electrical, hydraulics, and communication and navigation. All sections support the 19th
  • Civilian Personnel Flight begins quarterly all calls

    Civilians and some military personnel packed the Walters Community Support Center April 24, 2018, for a Civilian All Call covering hiring, NAFpay website, personnel evaluations, Government Retirement and Benefits platform and civilian decorations. The 19th Force Support Squadron’s Civilian Personnel Flight hosted the event to discuss relevant topics and to provide education regarding personnel programs as they apply to Little Rock Air Force Base’s workforce.
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