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  • Little Rock Airman receives Bronze Star Medal, reflects on teamwork

    Senior Master Sgt. Ismael Rosa, 19th Logistics Readiness Squadron Vehicle Management Flight superintendent, was presented with a Bronze Star Medal for his actions during a 2019 deployment in Afghanistan, June 10.
  • Combat Airlifter of the Week: Airman 1st Class Richard Oberg

    Name and Rank: Airman 1st Class Richard ObergUnit: 19th Logistics Readiness SquadronOfficial Duty title: Individual protective equipment journeymanHometown: Skowhegan, MaineTime in service: 1 year, 6 monthsTime at Little Rock: 1 year, 3 monthsGoals:  Make senior airman below the zone and complete Community College of the Air Force degreeHobbies:
  • 19th LRS keeps the mission moving

    The 19th Logistics Readiness Squadron small vehicle maintenance shop maintains and services light duty vehicles such as trucks and vans.
  • IPE supervisor sets standard for Airmen

    To an average person, managing a supply warehouse worth nearly $9 million of individual protective equipment, as well as securing and deploying an armory worth $2.1 million, and supervising 14 Airmen every day would be seemingly impossible – but not for one Airman.
  • Combat Airlifter of the Week: Staff Sgt. James Roberts

    Name and Rank: Staff Sgt. James RobertsUnit: 19th Logistics Readiness SquadronDuty title: Fuels preventative maintenance supervisorHometown: Texarkana, TexasTime in service: 5 years, 9 monthsTime at Little Rock: 5 years, 6 monthsGoals: Earn a Bachelor of Science, rank up to chief master sergeant before I retireHobbies: Spending time with family,
  • 19th LRS drives AF toward innovation

    The 19th Logistics Readiness Squadron vehicle operations flight received a new vehicle cockpit simulator late last year. The simulator allows for safer, more cost-effective on-the-job training. The $8,500 simulator was purchased last year using innovation funds issued by the 19th Airlift Wing commander. The vehicle cockpit simulator contains three screens, a vehicle seat, a steering wheel, peddles and a manual stick shift replica. The simulation program also contains different settings and scenarios for various vehicles and weather conditions.
  • Materiel management: Circulating supplies, excellence

    The 19th Logistics Readiness Squadron materiel management flight works hard 24/7 to pump out essential components to keep the Combat Airlift mission going.