Eielson Air Force Base Newswire (Page 2)

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  1. More homes affected by foam pollution at EielsonRead the original story w/Photo

    May 19, 2016 | Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

    A water contamination problem outside Eielson Air Force base is more widespread than previously announced, but it's because of a new national water quality standard announced in Washington D.C., not a change in the contamination plume.

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  2. Legislature passes bills for Alaska military projectsRead the original story

    May 19, 2016 | APRN

    The U.S. House and Senate have passed appropriations bills that include numerous Alaska military construction projects. A release from Representative Don Young's office lists projects slated for 5 sites, including over $213 million at Eielson Air Force Base related to the planned basing of F-35 fighter jets.

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  3. H.R. 4974 Grants AK Military Construction ~$500MRead the original story w/Photo

    May 19, 2016 | KIMO

    ... Affairs. Congressman Young stated in a press release, "The decision to base two squadrons of F-35s at Eielson Air Force Base and position the Long Range Discrimination Radar at Clear Air Force Station were major victories for Alaska and the nation. ...

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  4. Active service members offered free day of halibut fishingRead the original story

    May 18, 2016 | Anchorage Daily News

    ... uty, and about 80 percent come from Joint Base Elemendof-Richardson, with other from Fort Wainwright, Eielson Air Force Base and the Coast Guard base in Kodiak.

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  5. These photos of the Air Force at night are breathtakingRead the original story w/Photo

    May 18, 2016 | News Times

    ... An F-16 Fighting Falcon assigned to the 354th Fighter Wing sits on the flightline March 25, 2015, at Eielson Air Force Base, Alaska. Capt. Thomas Bernard, a 36th Airlift Squadron C-130 Hercules pilot, performs a visual confirmation with night vision ...

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  6. Looking Back: May 17, 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    May 17, 2016 | Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

    ... head-on with a tractor-trailer near 353 Mile Parks Highway, just south of the Ester weigh station. Eielson Air Force Base officials predict a rousing turnout on Saturday to welcome Vice President Dan Quayle on a brief stopover visit, but do not know ...

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  7. Military-community partnerships help boroughRead the original story w/Photo

    May 15, 2016 | Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

    ... This past December, a local Fairbanks business, Sunrise Bagel, decided to open up shop on Eielson Air Force Base. The opening of the Sunrise Bagel coffee shack has been an enormous success, as well as appreciated by those living and working on ...

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  8. Honor guard Airman pushes past her limitsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 13, 2016 | DC Military

    ... Force Honor Guard and become a pallbearer. Her new chief with the 354th Security Forces Squadron at Eielson Air Force Base, Alaska, had just come from the honor guard. She went straight to see him. "I said, 'Chief, I want to join. Tell me how to ...

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  9. Alaska towns, campuses and utilities recognized by Arbor Day FoundationRead the original story w/Photo

    May 12, 2016 | DNR Public Notices

    ... Sitka, Wasilla, the Ketchikan Gateway Borough, Joint Base Elmendorf-Richardson, Fort Wainwright and Eielson Air Force Base have been recertified as Tree City USA. To receive the Tree City USA designation, a community must: Establish a board, ...

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  10. IAF's top guns brave extreme AlaskaRead the original story w/Photo

    May 11, 2016 | Rediff.com

    ... An IAF Su-30MKI fighter aircraft assigned to the 15 Squadron, Sirsa Air Base takes off from Eielson Air Force Base, Alaska, May 4, 2016, during RED FLAG-Alaska (RF-A) 16-1. Photograph: Staff Sgt Joshua Turner/US Air Force An IAF Jaguar jet attack ...

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  11. Two Denali-area landfills planned for Clear Air Force Station constructionRead the original story w/Photo

    May 10, 2016 | Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

    ... would be similar to one operated by Central Monofill in Salcha for debris from Fort Wainwright and Eielson Air Force Base and that began operations in 2012, Durand said. The Denali landfills would be located west of Milepost 279 and northwest of Rex ...

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  12. Veronica Jones announces candidacy for Dist. 3 CommissionerRead the original story w/Photo

    May 6, 2016 | Washington County News

    ... Jones declined the position to marry PFC Robert Cunningham and moved to Fairbanks, Alaska home of Eielson Air Force Base. While her husband was stationed at Eielson AFB, she worked at the Non-Commissioned Officers' Club as Head Cashier in charge of ...

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  13. Now, US may sell F-16s to IndiaRead the original story w/Photo

    May 5, 2016 | Rediff.com

    ... reports from Washingtonm DC. IMAGE: Indian Air Force Su-30MKI fighter aircraft prepare to land at the Eielson Air Force Base, Alaska, in preparation for Exercise Red Flag, which began April 28. Photograph: Staff Sergeant Joshua Turner/US Air Force ...

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  14. Teacher of the Year Thad Keener named Arctic Light Elementary principalRead the original story w/Photo

    May 5, 2016 | Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

    ... mentor. Before starting at Denali Elementary, Keener taught at both Anderson Elementary School on Eielson Air Force Base and at the former Barnette Elementary School, which is now Barnette Magnet School. He has a master's degree in instructional ...

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  15. Face of Defense: Honor Guard Airman Pushes Past Her LimitsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 28, 2016 | U.S. Department of Defense

    ... Force Honor Guard and become a pallbearer. Her new chief with the 354th Security Forces Squadron at Eielson Air Force Base in Alaska had just come from the honor guard. She went straight to see him. "I said, 'Chief, I want to join. Tell me how to ...

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  16. Red Flag war games begin today at EielsonRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 28, 2016 | Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

    ... continues through May 13. Units from the Lower 48, South Korea, Japan, India and Germany will come to Eielson Air Force Base near North Pole and Joint Base Elmendorf Richardson, in Anchorage, for the exercises. People who have complaints about ...

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  17. Harlem Globetrotters return to Fairbanks as part of 90th anniversary performanceRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 27, 2016 | Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

    ... entertainment on the basketball court during their time in Alaska. On Tuesday, Franklin traveled to Eielson Air Force Base and met with groups of kids there, urging them to chase their dreams while spreading the word that bullying isn't cool. He ...

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  18. So what are IAF's best fighters doing in Alaska?Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 26, 2016 | Rediff.com

    ... Red Flag over Alaska starting April 28. An Indian Air Force Su-30MKI fighter aircraft lands at Eielson Air Force Base, Alaska. Photograph: Staff Sgt Joshua Turner/US Air Force -- The IAF contingent, comprising Four Sukhoi-30MKIs, four Jaguars, two ...

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  19. Follett Challenge Announces Grand-Prize Winning SchoolRead the original story

    Apr 26, 2016 | Library Technology Guides automation update

    Featuring an innovative and successful STEM program that teaches 21st-century learning skills in a unique way, Ben Eielson Junior/Senior High School, located on Alaska's Eielson Air Force Base, is the grand-prize winner of the fifth annual Follett Challenge. The school, part of Fairbanks North Star Borough School District and named after famous aviator, Carl Ben Eielson, earns a $60,000 prize in Follett products and services, plus a celebration May 6 at their school.

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  20. Public Safety Report - April 24Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 24, 2016 | Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

    ... this report are presumed innocent until proved guilty in a court of law. James Leon Jordan II, 27, of Eielson Air Force Base, was charged with second-degree felony assault for allegedly choking his girlfriend. Jordan's girlfriend told Alaska State ...

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