Creech Air Force Base Newswire (Page 3)

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  1. 'Eye in the Sky' reveals that the cost of war never changesRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 18, 2016 | Examiner.com

    ... 2, 4 and 5 persons on a terrorist watch list. From at least three different locations - including Creech Air Force Base in Nevada and the Permanent Joint Headquarters in London - military personal converge on a conference call to manage the 21st ...

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  2. Air Force faces shortage of drone, jet pilotsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 17, 2016 | KOTA-TV Rapid City

    ... and conventional personnel. Unlike Air Force drone pilots that operate from U.S.-based locations like Creech Air Force Base in Nevada, Army drone pilots are often embedded with units on the ground in places like Iraq and Afghanistan. In order to ...

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  3. What Happens When an Elite Fighter Pilot is Grounded at the AlleyRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 15, 2016 | Houston Press

    ... for 75 minutes portraying an elite U.S. Air Force fighter pilot who has been moved to drone duty at Creech Air Force Base in Nevada after becoming pregnant. Instead of flying the skies, she's computer desk-bound in 12-hour shifts inside a trailer ...

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  4. Pentagon: Military spy drones in U.S. used for disaster reliefRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 10, 2016 | St. Cloud Times

    ... past decade according to a new report. An MQ-9 Reaper flies by on a training mission August 8, 2007 at Creech Air Force Base in Indian Springs, Nevada. The Reaper is the Air Force's first "hunter-killer" unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) and is designed ...

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  5. Why is the military flying drones over US soil?Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 10, 2016 | Christian Science Monitor

    ... Redlich, left, uses a laptop to check on the status of a Predator unmanned aircraft system (UAS) at Creech Air Force Base in Indian Springs, Nevada in 2009. An official report released last week shows that the United States Department of Defense ...

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  6. Nation 9 mins ago 6:29 p.m.Pentagon report justifies deployment of military spy drones over the U.S.Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 9, 2016 | WFAA-TV Dallas

    An MQ-9 Reaper remotely piloted aircraft taxis during a training mission at Creech Air Force Base on November 17, 2015 in Indian Springs, Nevada. Photo courtesy Getty Images The Pentagon has deployed drones to spy over U.S. territory for non-military missions over the past decade, but the flights have been rare and lawful, according to a new report.

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  7. Drones armed with guns and flamethrowers face banRead the original story

    Mar 2, 2016 | GantDaily.com

    ... comfortable with the industry and to make it prosper," said Anderson. Nevada is also home to the Creech Air Force Base, which operates armed drones for the military like the MQ-1 Predator and the MQ-9 Reaper. Anderson said the base is not affected ...

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  8. Drone Warfare Gets Its Close-Up in "Eye in the Sky"Read the original story

    Feb 25, 2016 | Bad Astronomy Blog

    ... (Aaron Paul) and Carrie Gershon (Phoebe Fox) form the core team of U.S. Air Force drone operators at Creech Air Force Base in Nevada as they control the "eye in the sky" - an MQ-9 Reaper drone that represents one of the workhorses for the U.S. ...

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  9. Drone Warfare Gets Its Close-Up in "Eye in the Sky"Read the original story

    Feb 25, 2016 | Bad Astronomy Blog

    ... (Aaron Paul) and Carrie Gershon (Phoebe Fox) form the core team of U.S. Air Force drone operators at Creech Air Force Base in Nevada as they control the "eye in the sky" - an MQ-9 Reaper drone that represents one of the workhorses for the U.S. ...

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  10. Masked for MaintenanceRead the original story

    Feb 17, 2016 | U.S. Department of Defense

    An Air Force structural maintenance journeyman puts on a mask before sanding a panel for an MQ-1 Predator on Creech Air Force Base, Nev., Feb. 18, 2016. The airman is assigned to the 432nd Maintenance Squadron.

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  11. The Q-1 Predator Became A History-Changing Deadly Missile Slinger 15 Years Ago TodayRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 21, 2016 | Jalopnik

    ... ecome the home of the USAF's unmanned aircraft program in the years to come , and under a new name-the Creech Air Force Base. The U.S. Air Force and the CIA's famed but incredibly shy RQ-170 Sentinel has been caught on camera a

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  12. jennifer_rubinRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 9, 2016 | The Washington Post

    An MQ-9 Reaper remotely piloted aircraft is parked in an aircraft shelter last year at Creech Air Force Base in Indian Springs, Nev. Sen. Marco Rubio , seeking to make lemonade out of lemons, is going back to his debate argument, which was essentially correct .

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  13. Defense chief drops in at Nellis in time for Red Flag exerciseRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 4, 2016 | Las Vegas Review Journal

    ... airmen in August, is a stop on a swing through military installations in Western states. Nellis and Creech Air Force Base, a hub for remotely piloted aircraft operations at Indian Springs, 45 miles northwest of Las Vegas, have a combined economic ...

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  14. Duke panel looks at drone warRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 2, 2016 | Stars and Stripes

    An MQ-9 Reaper remotely piloted aircraft takes off on a training mission in May 2013 at Creech Air Force Base, Nev. If the U.S. public isn't asking many questions about the government's use of drones in the Middle East, it's quite possible that it's because they don't trust the people who are, a Duke law professor says.

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  15. Air Force's 1st female fighter pilot achieves another 1st at NellisRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 26, 2016 | Las Vegas Review Journal

    ... do without the exceptional support from the greater Las Vegas community," Silveria said. Nellis and Creech Air Force Base, a hub for remotely piloted aircraft operations at Indian Springs, 45 miles northwest of Las Vegas, have a combined economic ...

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  16. U.S. Drone That Went Down in Iran Was High-Tech Intel Tool, Officials SayRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 26, 2016 | The Atlantic

    ... have been grounded. They number less than 10 and are piloted by the 30th Reconnaissance Squadron at Creech Air Force Base in Nevada. The drones are thought to be equipped with self-destruct capabilities in the event that they lose contact with their ...

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  17. Taking flightRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 11, 2015 | Creative Loafing

    ... by the unblinking eye of a camera. A weird kind of desert kinship is established between The Pilot at Creech Air Force Base, her Afghani targets, and her husband, the gambling predator - who works at the pyramid-shaped Luxor Hotel in Vegas, to ...

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  18. 75th Anniversary Of Nellis Air Force Base, Part 2Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 22, 2016 | News 88.9 KNPR

    ... targets for the gunners. They also did aerial training at Indian Springs, at the site of what is now Creech Air Force Base. The gunnery school had other effects. The influx of people associated with the base meant that not everybody could live ...

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  19. Roger That: Get ready for the next generation of Air Force dronesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 20, 2016 | Stars and Stripes

    An MQ-9 Reaper remotely piloted aircraft takes off on a training mission, May 13, 2013, at Creech Air Force Base, Nev. The Air Force announced Tuesday that it will offer $125,000 bonuses to drone pilots as a retention incentive.

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  20. The Pentagon's most advanced drone keeps falling out of the skyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 20, 2016 | Silicon Alley Insider

    ... to its drone pilots, who have long complained of overwork. The crash of an MQ-9 Reaper drone near Creech Air Force Base in Nevada on Dec. 11, 2014. The investigation determined the cause of the accident to be pilot error during a training flight. ...

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