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2017 OAC Appreciation Picnic Offutt Appreciation Day Picnic set
As the temperature begins to rise with each passing day, Team Offutt is one step closer to packing up their lawn chairs and heading to the lake for food, fun, music and prizes.The Offutt Advisory Council’s annual Offutt Appreciation Day Picnic is scheduled for June 2 at the Base Lake from 11:15 a.m. to 3:45 p.m.The event is completely free and open
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2017
Senior Airman Kassandra Gomez, 55th Security Forces Squadron quality control evaluator and 55th SFA member, plants flowers outside the Kenney Gate at Offutt Air Force Base, Nebraska, May 10, 2017 during a beautification project. Airmen took time to ensure that the first impression of Offutt AFB was a positive one for newcomers and visitors. (U.S. Air Force photo by Zachary Hada) Making Offutt look good starts at the gate
Members of the 55th Security Forces Association worked on the landscaping just outside the Kenney Gate May 10 as part of a base beautification project. “We do this annually because we care about making a good first impression,” said Senior Airman Kassandra Gomez, 55th Security Forces Squadron quality control evaluator and 55th SFA member.  “This is
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2017
A Nebraska State Trooper uses a training aid to demonstrate the importance of seatbelts and child-restraints, even at relatively slow speeds, as part of a previous 55th Wing Safety Day. In addition to the typical booths manned by safety-conscious organizations like local energy providers, law enforcement agencies and non-profits, this event will include a motorcycle awareness demonstration, face-painting and balloons, military working dog demonstrations and an up-close look at the Omaha police department’s helicopter, ABLE 1. Food trucks will also be on-site to provide dining options for attendees.
Offutt to host safety day
The 55th Wing Safety Office, in association with numerous on-base agencies and community-minded local businesses, is scheduled to host a safety day, open to all members of Team Offutt, May 24 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Offutt Fire Department.
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2017
One thing the silent warfighters of American Intelligence, Surveillance and Reconnaissance seldom see is recognition for their hard work and dedication to the global ISR mission. That is why the Larson Awards are vital to 25th Air Force, National Air and Space Intelligence Center and the Airmen they recognize through the program. Outstanding ISR Airmen given chance to shine with Larson Awards
One thing the silent warfighters of American Intelligence, Surveillance and Reconnaissance seldom see is recognition for their hard work and dedication to the global ISR mission. That is why the Larson Awards are vital to 25th Air Force, National Air and Space Intelligence Center and the Airmen they recognize through the program.
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2017
Senior Airman Jeffrey Stuart, 55th Contracting Squadron contract specialist, looks over an invoice while resolving a simulated payment discrepancy as part of a scenario during a contingency contracting exercise May 10, 2017 at Offutt Air Force Base, Neb. The exercise lasted five days from May 8 – 12 and was designed to improve contracting readiness for bare base operations. (U.S. Air Force photo by Delanie Stafford) Offutt contracting specialists prepare for contingency operations
If the 55th Wing is ever called upon to deploy to a ‘bare base’ location, the 55th Contracting Squadron will be ready to answer the call. More than 22 enlisted contracting specialists participated in an exercise May 8 – 12 designed to improve contingency contracting capabilities for the buildup of an overseas base.
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Col. David Berg, 55th Wing vice commander, and Chief Master Sgt. Michael Morris, 55th Wing command chief, cut the ribbon on the 55th Wing Operations Center during a ribbon cutting ceremony at the 55th Intelligence Support Squadron May 1. The WOC is now the central hub for wing-level situational awareness on all of its intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance assets, as well as its electronic warfare assets, supporting combatant commanders around the world on a daily basis. (U.S. Air Force photo by Kendra Williams) Fifty-Fifth stands up wing operations center
After just 60 days and a mere $30,000 investment, the 55th Wing Operations Center officially opened its door for business during a ribbon cutting ceremony at the 55th Intelligence Support Squadron May 1.The WOC is now the central hub for wing-level situational awareness on all of its intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance assets, as well as
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Ken Bauer, 55th Wing Plans, Program and Requirements office international program officer and senior technical advisor poses with his girlfriend Judy Barton during one of his chemotherapy visits to Nebraska Medical Center in Omaha, Nebraska.  Bauer and Barton used the idea of wearing costumes to chemotherapy to keep fellow patients and staff laughing and smiling. (Courtesy Photo) Offutt civilian refuses to let cancer stop his fun
Bunny ears, everywhere you looked, cancer patients, caregivers and staff were wearing bunny ears. Not a typical sight for 10 a.m. on a Thursday inside the Peggy D. Cowdery Patient Care Center at Nebraska Medicine – Nebraska Medical Center.“I never thought I’d put the words ‘fun’ and ‘chemo’ together in the same sentence,” laughs 53-year-old Ken
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Members of the 55th Civil Engineer Squadron’s pavement and equipment team make repairs to SAC Blvd. May 3. Their 14-man crew, in the winter months, are also responsible for snow removal.  (U.S. Air Force photo by Zach Hada) 55th CES office puts pavement first
With a crew of only 14 civilians, the 55th Civil Engineer Squadron’s pavement and equipment section is responsible for repairs to base roads, parking lots and the runway, while also completing side jobs like demolishing the Capehart pool, responding to emergency water line breaks, fixing the perimeter fence and removing snow in the winter months.
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Default Air Force Logo Become part of the MOB
If you are new to Offutt and the Greater Omaha Metropolitan area and find yourself looking for other Guardians to help with a raid in Destiny on your preferred gaming console; want to advance your skills in public speaking; or just want to enjoy some tennis and need a partner then Make Offutt Better (MOB) is just for you.MOB is the hub for
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2017
Default Air Force Logo 55th Wing recognizes National Nurses Week
The nurses and medical technicians of the Fighting Fifty-Fifth, Ehrling Bergquist Clinic encourage you to learn a bit more about the advancement of their craft during the annual observance of National Nurses Week, May 6 - 12.According to American Nurses Association, this year’s observance theme is “Nursing: the Balance of Mind, Body, and Spirit.” 
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