Eielson Air Force Base Newswire (Page 4)

Eielson Air Force Base Newswire (Page 4)

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  1. Looking Back: Nov. 21, 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 21, 2016 | Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

    ... allowing between 1,000 and 1,500 gallons of water to flood. The sleek new F-16 Fighting Falcons at Eielson Air Force Base are responsible for eight sonic booms per day over Interior Alaska skies, but few people seem to mind because the pilots are ...

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  2. Fairbanks ceremonies, closures planned for todayRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 11, 2016 | Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

    ... from local military commanders Col. Sean Williams from Fort Wainwright and Col. David Mineau from Eielson Air Force Base. After the ceremony there will be cake and coffee and a mini concert by the 9th Army Band. Veterans Day is a national and state ...

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  3. High-level U.S., Canadian military chiefs meet again to confer on Arctic training, operationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 10, 2016 | APRN

    A second Chinook helicopter carrying U.S. and Canadian general/admiral-ranking officers and their staffs kicks up dust Tuesday upon landing at Black Rapids Training Site after a flight from Eielson Air Force Base. Ten high-level U.S. and Canadian commissioned and noncommissioned officers toured the Army's Black Rapids Training Site in Delta Junction, Nov. 15. The event was part of an ongoing series of meetings intended to enable commanders of the two country's troops to operate jointly in the far north.

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  4. Guam boosts strike capability with arrival of F-16 squadronRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 9, 2016 | Stars and Stripes

    ... ighter Squadron, Toledo Air National Guard Base, Ohio, stand by for launch during drills last year at Eielson Air Force Base, Alaska.

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  5. F-35s for Alaska: Part 2Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 9, 2016 | KIMO

    With the beddown of F-35s set to take place at Eielson Air Force Base, over 40 projects, between military construction and renovation, totaling over $550 million will begin in 2017. The first project set to be underway in January is the renovation of the former A-10 Operation and Maintenance Facility to prepare for the move of the current F-16s to make room for the F-35s in one centralized location.

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  6. Courtenay diver may have found historic 'lost nuke'Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 9, 2016 | Courtenay Comox Valley Record

    Buried in the sea floor, the object was large, circular and relatively flat, leading Courtenay diver Sean Smyrichinsky to the possibility that he found a UFO. Instead, the owner of UB Diving now believes it may be a 'lost nuke' - a Mark 4 bomb which went missing after a U.S. bomber crashed in northern B.C in Feb. 1950, flying from Eielson Air Force Base near Fairbanks, Alaska, en route to Carswell Air Force Base in Fort Worth, Texas.

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  7. F-35s for Alaska: Part 1Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 7, 2016 | KIMO

    A fifth-generation fighter said to be six times more effective at air-to-air combat and eight times more effective at air-to-ground attacks than any military aircraft before- the F-35 Lightning II is the U.S. military's state-of-the-art aircraft and Alaska will house 54 of them. The Air Force's first operational F-35 fighters in the Pacific Theater will call Eielson Air Force Base home, following a long-awaited decision that took years of review and analysis.

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  8. Judge agrees with borough that Eielson housing can be taxedRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 7, 2016 | Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

    The company that manages 900 housing units on Eielson Air Force Base is reviewing its options after a judge last month decided the housing is subject to property taxes imposed by the Fairbanks North Star Borough.

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  9. Murkowski leads jobs fight for AlaskaRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 6, 2016 | Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

    ... fighter jets and transport planes based here. We have Lisa to thank for her steadfast commitment to Eielson Air Force Base, for the incoming F-35s and the millions dollars of economic vitality that will bring to the Interior. Our timber and mining ...

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  10. Rep. Don Young: Fight for Alaska's future goes onRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 4, 2016 | Anchorage Daily News

    ... Committee. A Protecting Alaska's strategic military location by securing the F-35s placement at Eielson Air Force Base and reversing damaging cuts facing Joint Base Elemendorf-Richardson. A Numerous federal land transfers - in Anchorage, on Point ...

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  11. Follett urges schools to share their stories of unique learning for 6th Annual Follett ChallengeRead the original story

    Oct 24, 2016 | Library Technology Guides automation update

    ... among teachers and other members of the school staff. In the 2015-16 contest, a school located on the Eielson Air Force Base in the very far north city of Fairbanks, Alaska, was confident it had a unique program to share. Educators there, however, ...

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  12. Follett Challenge Seeks Unique Learning ProgramsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 31, 2016 | T.H.E. Journal

    ... learning programs from schools varying in size, population and location. A high school located on the Eielson Air Force Base in Alaska, for example, won for its innovative STEM and CTE program . Registration for the challenge is open until Dec. 23. ...

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  13. Fighter planes land at Kenai AirportRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 29, 2016 | Peninsula Clarion

    ... airfield at King Salmon Air Force Station - about 284 miles southwest of Anchorage - or Fairbanks' Eielson Air Force Base as alternate landing sites. Under some conditions, the Kenai Airport would be a more economical choice. "When we're higher up - ...

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  14. Air Force to Sustain A-10s 'Indefinitely,' General SaysRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 28, 2016 | Defense Tech

    A U.S. Air Force A-10 Thunderbolt II attack aircraft assigned to the 25th Fighter Squadron out of Osan Air Base, Republic of Korea, takes off from the Eielson Air Force Base, Alaska, flight line, Oct. 20, 2016, during RED FLAG-Alaska 17-1. The service is ramping up depot maintenence to sustain the aircraft "indefinitely," a general said.

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  15. What's Coming UpRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 26, 2016 | Alaska Star

    ... is a 2003 recipient of the Alaska Journal of Commerce Top Forty Under 40 and was Honorary Iceman at Eielson Air Force Base. She is a member of the Downtown Rotary Club of Anchorage and serves on the Executive Committee of the Resource Development ...

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  16. Annual Army-Air Force hockey game set for Nov. 5Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 26, 2016 | Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

    ... and the opening faceoff is scheduled for 1:30 p.m. The game between players from Fort Wainwright and Eielson Air Force Base is part of the University of Alaska Fairbanks Military Appreciation Week. The admission is free for the game. The teams' ...

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  17. Annul Army-Air Force hockey game set for Nov. 5Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 26, 2016 | Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

    ... and the opening faceoff is scheduled for 1:30 p.m. The game between players from Fort Wainwright and Eielson Air Force Base is part of the University of Alaska Fairbanks Military Appreciation Week. The admission is free for the game. The teams' ...

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  18. Follett urges schools to share their stories of unique learning for 6th Annual Follett ChallengeRead the original story

    Oct 24, 2016 | Library Technology Guides automation update

    ... among teachers and other members of the school staff. In the 2015-16 contest, a school located on the Eielson Air Force Base in the very far north city of Fairbanks, Alaska, was confident it had a unique program to share. Educators there, however, ...

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  19. Temperatures drop below zero in FairbanksRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 23, 2016 | Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

    ... below zero since March 18. Even chillier temperatures were reported around the Interior, with Eielson Air Force Base and Denali reporting minus 11, with a slight breeze sending wind chills even lower. It was minus 9 in Delta Junction and Northway. ...

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  20. Watch today's #BMT graduation live from Joint Base San...Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 21, 2016 | PressReleasePoint

    ... Fighting Falcon after finishing end of runway checks Oct. 10, 2016, during Red Flag-Alaska 17-1 at Eielson Air Force Base, Alaska. The exercise simulated the first 10 combat sorties of an initial surge during a conflict, enabling pilots to better ...

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