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  • Direct Support Operators reach new heights

    The direct support operators of the 25th Intelligence Squadron have a unique mission, flying as members of U.S. Air Force Special Operations aircrews in what are many times stressful, dangerous missions. As a testament to their heroic actions, three of these outstanding operators have earned the Distinguished Flying Cross.
  • Airmen, community come together for veteran stand down

    MARYSVILLE, California-- More than an estimated 1,200 veterans and civilians received aid from volunteers from Beale Air Force Base and the local community at the Yuba-Sutter Veterans Stand Down in Marysville, California, Aug. 23-25, 2018.  The stand down provides a broad range of necessities, such as, financial, medical, educational and religious
  • Contractor with treaty monitoring center puts lifesaving skills to the test

    It started out as a relaxing day at the beach – abundant sunshine, warm water, comfortable sea breeze, and good company. But the serene setting was quickly interrupted when beachgoers rushed to help pull a drowning man to safety.Christopher Minamyer, a mechanical engineering contractor for Kegman, Inc., at the Air Force Technical Applications
  • Twenty-Fifth Air Force prepares to celebrate 70th anniversary

    As the U.S. Air Force celebrated its 70th Anniversary last September, 25th Air Force was looking ahead in anticipation of its 70-year milestone this year.
  • Jackson commands 480 ISRG

    U.S. Air Force Col. Max Person, 480th Intelligence, Surveillance and Reconnaissance Wing commander, hands the 480th ISR Group’s guidion to new commander, Col. Abraham Jackson during the change of command ceremony, Aug.15, 2018 at Fort Gordon, Ga. The 480th ISRG is a combat unit operating, maintaining and executing national and tactical ISR operations providing actionable intelligence for warfighting forces, combatant commanders and national authorities. (U.S. Air Force photo by Tech. Sgt. Darnell T. Cannady)
  • Breaking the STEM mold, one woman at a time

    In 1976, esteemed historian and author Laurel Thatcher Ulrich wrote a book entitled, “Well-Behaved Women Seldom Make History.” The premise of her work was to shine a light on famous women throughout history who challenged the way things were done. While the title may seem to be a modern-day rallying cry for women to go out and break the rules through misbehavior, that was not the premise of her message. Ulrich’s emphasis was to encourage women to do more – to break with convention, make a mark on history and prove that ordinary people, including women, can have a lasting impact on the world by doing the unexpected.
  • AFTAC upgrades phone system to enhance security

    The Air Force Technical Applications Center here replaced its full complement of telephones to meet or exceed established security requirements outlined in guidance from the Committee on National Security Systems. AFTAC’s workforce of more than 1,000 operates in a sensitive compartmented information facility, or SCIF, where it conducts its
  • Cop for a Day: AFTAC Airmen learn role of base Security Forces

    Members of the Air Force Technical Applications Center here spent a day with Airmen of the 45th Security Forces Squadron to learn more about the law enforcement officers who patrol and protect the installation and its most critical resource: the people.Eighteen military and civilian personnel of AFTAC’s 21st Surveillance Squadron teamed up with
  • Global Hawk makes historic first landing at RED FLAG Alaska

    An RQ-4 Global Hawk, assigned to Beale Air Force Base, California, landed at Eielson Air Force Base, Alaska for RED FLAG-Alaska (RF-A) 18-3, Aug. 16, 2018.
  • Total Force Integration: 9th LRS, 940th reservist fuels Beale

    The 9th Logistics Readiness Squadron petroleum, oil and lubricants (POL) flight works to ensure the mission at Beale maintains a steady rate. The 9th LRS POL runs 24-hour operations to ensure the 9th Reconnaissance Wing's inventory of U-2 Dragon Ladies, RQ-4 Global Hawks and T-38 Talons receive fuel needed to execute the mission. In addition, they support the 940th Air Refueling Wing's KC-135s Stratotanker.
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