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Painting standing in front of an aircraft. 95th Reconnaissance Squadron celebrates centenary
The 95th Reconnaissance Squadron held a dining-out to celebrate their squadron's 100th birthday August 19, 2017.
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Over-the-phone virtual appointments save time and keep you healthier. The Air Force Medical Service expanded access to virtual appointments last year, and others in the Military Health System are using the Air Force model. (U.S. Air Force graphic) Air Force expands virtual appointments
The Air Force Medical Service is eliminating some of the hassle of medical appointments by expanding use of virtual, over-the-phone appointments for patients who do not need to see their provider in person.
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2018
Master Sgt. Misti Rodriguez, Academic Coding Branch superintendent, inputs a transcript into the Air Force Military Personnel Data System to update an officer's record. Two Airmen at the Coding Branch, including Rodriguez, update more than 1,000 transcripts a month in support of some 130,000 total force Air Force officers.  (U.S. Air Force photo/John Harrington) AFIT Academic Coding Branch provides critical service to total force officers
WRIGHT-PATTERSON AIR FORCE BASE, Ohio – While academic degrees are generally masked at officer promotion boards, they still play a critical role for certain leadership and technical positions, so keeping official records updated with the most accurate information can be vital.Some situations where having an updated academic record is crucial
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2018
U.S. Air Force Col. Mike Manion, 55th Wing commander, introduces Gail Farrell, a 93-year old World War II and Korean War veteran who flew 21 missions as a tail gunner in the B-17 Flying Fortress, to more than 100 War Hawks assembled at the James M. McCoy Airman Leadership School Feb. 8, 2018. Manion, presented Farrell with an Air Medal with two oak leaf clusters; the European-African Middle Eastern Campaign Medal with three bronze service stars; the American Campaign Medal; the World War II Victory Medal; and the Honorable Service Lapel Button, WWII. War Hawks recognize World War II hero
Gail Farrell, a 93-year old World War II and Korean War veteran who flew 21 missions as a tail gunner in the legendary B-17 Flying Fortress, was recognized for his service by Team War Hawks at the Offutt’s James M. McCoy Airman Leadership School Thursday, Feb. 8, 2018.
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2018
Default Air Force Logo (Commentary) Celebrating Black History on Offutt AFB
Team Offutt will join bases around the world throughout February to celebrate diversity and pride during Black History Month.Multiple organizations across the base have scheduled events as part of the celebration. On Feb. 15, there will be a food sampling at the Commissary from 11 a.m. – 1 p.m. On Feb. 23, 11:30 a.m. – 1 p.m., the Patriot Club is
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2018
Default Air Force Logo Pinworms reported at Child Development Center 2
On Feb. 2, the Child Development Center 2 on base, reported to the 55th Medical Group they have had several children with pinworms. In response to the notification, the 55th MDG’s Pediatric and Public Health Clinic are working closely with the CDC 2 to ensure proper treatment of the children infected and are also providing educational material to
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2018
Air Force to institute new method to protect PII Air Force to institute new method to protect PII
Air Force officials announced Feb. 6, 2018, emails containing personally identifiable information, and similar numeric constructs, will be blocked from transmission unless the email is encrypted. For members unable to send or receive encrypted emails, members will be directed to utilize the AMRDEC SAFE application.
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2018
Soldiers from the U.S. Army Reserve 561st Regional Support Group, spread netting over a baggage pallet during a cargo preparation course at Offutt Air Force Base, Nebraska, Jan. 29, 2018. The Soldiers gained knowledge and skill in palletization, rolling stock, weighing, ways to protect and secure stock and the hazards to be aware of while working with air cargo. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Jacob Skovo) 55th LRS shares air cargo knowledge with 561st RSG
Seven Soldiers from the U.S. Army Reserve’s 561st Regional Support Group completed a cargo preparation course at Offutt Air Force Base’s Installation Deployment Readiness Cell Jan. 29, 2018.Soldiers learned the details of effective and safe pallet building for air shipments from Master Sgt. Chad Stoulil, 55th Logistics Readiness Squadron Small Air
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2018
Col. Debra Lovette, 81st Training Wing commander, receives a briefing from 2nd Lt. Nina Hoskins, 81st Surgical Operations squadron room nurse, on robotics surgery capabilities inside the robotics surgery clinic at Keesler Medical Center, Miss., June 16, 2017. The training program was stood up in March, 2017 and has trained surgical teams within the Air Force and across the Department of the Defense. (U.S. Air Force photo by Kemberly Groue). Robotic surgery training program aims at improving patient outcomes
As the use of surgical robotics increases, the Air Force Medical Service is training its surgical teams in the latest technology, ensuring patients have access to the most advanced surgical procedures and best possible outcomes.
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2018
Members of the 595th Command and Control Group stand in front of an E-6B following a tour of the aircraft during the 625th Strategic Operations Squadron’s Deep Dive held at Offutt Air Force Base, Neb., Jan. 25, 2018. The Deep Dive is part of an effort by the group to give members of different squadrons insight into squadron-specific missions and an understanding of how their missions work together. 625th STOS holds Deep Dive
The 625th Strategic Operations Squadron hosted a Deep Dive session for other squadrons within the 559th Command and Control Group at Offutt Air Force Base, Neb., Jan. 25.Deep Dives are an initiative promoted by 595th C2G Commander Col. Robert Billings in an effort to promote cooperation and understanding between the group’s squadrons. The 595th C2G
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