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  • 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
  • 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.
  • Combat Airlifter of the Week: Staff Sgt. John Gordon

    Name and Rank: Staff Sgt. John Gordon Unit: 34th Combat Training Squadron Duty title: Mission support supervisor Hometown: Gulfport, Mississippi Time in service: 11 years Time at Little Rock: Four years Goals: Complete last remaining Professional Military Education course and advance to the next rank Hobbies: Football and anything off-road vehicle
  • Spouses key to mission success

    Spouses of service members currently attending Airman Leadership School took their seat at the table May 3, 2018, and their importance to the Air Force mission was reaffirmed by Col. Gerald Donohue, 19th Airlift Wing commander. “The transition from Airman to NCO is a pivotal transition in an Airman’s career,” Donohue said. “I want to make sure that
  • Military child doodles way to Google award

    Ethan Darby, military dependent and homeschool student from Little Rock Air Force Base, Arkansas, was selected as the state’s finalist for the 10th annual nationwide Doodle 4 Google contest. The contest allows children in grades K-12 to submit drawings for the chance to be featured on Google’s front page, and compete for various prizes including
  • Holocaust honored at LRAFB

    Team Little Rock honored Holocaust victims and survivors during the annual Holocaust Remembrance event April 12, 2018, at Little Rock Air Force Base, Ark. Attendees heard testimonies from a Holocaust survivor as well as a child of two Holocaust survivors at a luncheon. “There are a lot of books and documentaries out there about the Holocaust, but
  • University Center staff adheres to OPSEC

    Effective immediately, the University Center staff at Little Rock Air Force Base will incorporate a briefing focusing on operational security into mandated tuition assistance briefings about degree guidelines. The intention is to educate students on the requirement to clear all academic papers through the 19th Airlift Wing Public Affairs pertaining
  • See something, say something: Eagle Eyes vital to spotting danger

    In an effort to highlight the importance of reporting suspicious behavior, the Air Force Office of Special Investigations and security forces officials across the Air Force are urging all base personnel to remember “If you see something, say something.” Individuals are encouraged if they notice something that shouldn't be there, or someone's
  • Combat Airlifter of the Week: Tech. Sgt. Justin Lovejoy

    Name and Rank: Tech. Sgt. Justin Lovejoy Unit: 19th Maintenance Group Duty title: Quality assurance inspector Hometown: Apopka, Florida Time in service: 13 Years Time at Little Rock: Six and a half years Goals: Retire at 20 years and open up his own business with his wife Hobbies: Softball, guns and cars Air Force Core Value portrayed: Excellence
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