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  1. Russian Nuclear Bear Bombers Fly 40 Miles off California Coast on Independence DayRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 29, 2015 | Right Wing News

    ... skirt the banned U.S. 12-mile Air Defense Identification Zone by scrambling warplanes from Elmendorf Air Force Base near Anchorage. But other than a few "incidents" in 2008, there had been virtually no provocative actions by Russian bombers until ...

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  2. White House: President Obama will attend Anchorage conference in late AugustRead the original story

    Friday Jul 17 | Anchorage Daily News

    ... er facilities. Obama visited Alaska in 2009 during a refueling stop but did not leave what was then Elmendorf Air Force Base. Other presidents have done the same.

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  3. Alaska governor calls Army cuts an 'opportunity' to boost Alaska forcesRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 20, 2014 | Stars and Stripes

    ... who also served for two years in the 1990s as head of the U.S. Air Force's Alaska command at Elmendorf Air Force Base in Anchorage. Walker said he will be in Washington, D.C. July 22 to continue to fight against the drawdown and to "campaign" ...

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  4. Gov. Walker tells military advisers that JBER cuts are - opportunity' to boost forcesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 9 | Anchorage Daily News

    ... Ralston, who also served for two years in the 1990s as head of the Air Force's Alaskan Command at Elmendorf Air Force Base in Anchorage. Walker said he will be in Washington, D.C., July 22 to continue to fight against the drawdown and to "campaign" ...

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  5. Obama Honors Military Families, Cheers On Team USA In July 4 AddressRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 4 | The Huffington Post

    ... rights. President Barack Obama talks with military personnel upon arrival on Air Force One at Elmendorf Air Force Base in Anchorage, Alaska, November 12, 2009. Obama was on an eight-day trip to Japan, Singapore, China and South Korea, his first ...

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  6. Travis planes carry equipment in support of fire fighting effortRead the original story

    Jun 29, 2015 | The Daily Republic

    ... of the Travis Public Affairs Office. Two KC-10s were used to airlift the equipment and food to Elmendorf Air Force Base at Anchorage; while a C-5M delivered similar cargo to Eielson Air Force Base, which has a bigger runway, Harrower said. Eielson ...

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  7. Search resumes on Alaska glacier for service members' remains at decades-old plane crash siteRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 24, 2015 | Yorkton This Week & Enterprise

    ... Paul Cocker. The C-124 Globemaster was en route from McChord Air Force Base, Washington, to Elmendorf Air Force Base in Anchorage when it vanished Nov. 22, 1952, with 41 passengers and 11 crew members onboard. The wreckage was found soon after, but ...

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  8. Searchers comb Alaska glacier for GIs killed in 1950s crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 25, 2015 | KFBB

    ... Cocker said. The C-124 Globemaster was heading from McChord Air Force Base in Washington state to Elmendorf Air Force Base in Anchorage when it vanished Nov. 22, 1952, with 41 passengers and 11 crew members. The wreckage was found soon after but ...

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  9. Searchers comb Alaska glacier for 1950s wreckageRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 25, 2015 | Peninsula Daily News

    ... said. The C-124 Globemaster was heading from Lewis-McChord Air Force Base in Washington state to Elmendorf Air Force Base in Anchorage when it vanished Nov. 22, 1952, with 41 passengers and 11 crew members. The wreckage was found soon after but ...

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  10. Searchers comb Alaska glacier for GIs killed in 1950s crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 24, 2015 | MDJonline.com

    ... Cocker said. The C-124 Globemaster was heading from McChord Air Force Base in Washington state to Elmendorf Air Force Base in Anchorage when it vanished Nov. 22, 1952, with 41 passengers and 11 crew members. The wreckage was found soon after but ...

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  11. Glenn Leaves Alaska Collection to DuBois Historical SocietyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 6, 2015 | GantDaily.com

    ... ian Okonski, also of DuBois, gave the coat to her in 1962. He purchased it when he was stationed at Elmendorf Air Force Base, Anchorage, Alaska, while serving with the U.S. Air Force.

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  12. NORAD: Tracking Spacecraft, Missiles & SantaRead the original story w/Photo

    May 30, 2015 | SPACE.com

    ... Canadian prime minister if required. NORAD's work is also split between three regions: Alaska (at Elmendorf Air Force Base), Canada (Winnipeg, Manitoba) and continental (Tyndall Air Force Base in Florida). Around the same time that the United States ...

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  13. Plane crash victims, survivors, memorialized by Boy Scout plaquesRead the original story

    May 27, 2015 | Alaska Star

    Note: Portions of this article were originally written by the author for a radio broadcast on his former program, "Conversations Continued," on KLEF several years ago. On November 15, 1957, about 6:20 p.m., a B-29 training aircraft from Elmendorf Air Force Base with a crew of 10 was returning to base after a radar-calibrating mission farther north.

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  14. Obama Reaffirms Commitment To Israel Security To American JewsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 22, 2015 | Switched

    ... rights. President Barack Obama talks with military personnel upon arrival on Air Force One at Elmendorf Air Force Base in Anchorage, Alaska, November 12, 2009. Obama was on an eight-day trip to Japan, Singapore, China and South Korea, his first ...

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  15. Saturday dynamite disposal blast heard for milesRead the original story

    May 9, 2011 | Anchorage Daily News

    ... from a nearly 5-square-mile area around the epicenter, ordinance disposal technicians from Elmendorf Air Force Base set it off. The blast's shock-wave blew the windows out of a nearby house, and the old station wagon holding the dynamite is no more. ...

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  16. Female service members in the long warRead the original story w/Photo

    May 17, 2015 | OUPblog

    ... them, and the military as a whole, totally successful. Featured Image: Four F-15 Eagle pilots at Elmendorf Air Force Base, Alaska,. U.S. Air Force photo by Tech. Sgt. Keith Brown. Public Domain via Wikimedia Commons . Elspeth Cameron Ritchie , MD, ...

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  17. Obama's 50-state tour: Oh, the places he's beenRead the original story w/Photo

    May 8, 2015 | Politico

    Obama speaks during a rally with U.S. troops at Elmendorf Air Force Base in Anchorage in November 2009. The stopover was his first visit to Alaska and the first stop on an eight-day trip to Japan, Singapore, China and South Korea.

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  18. Behind the Lens: Photographing the President in 50 StatesRead the original story

    May 7, 2015 | The White House

    ... Selma. (Official White House Photo by Pete Souza) Alaska. Nov 12, 2009. Air Force One refueling at Elmendorf Air Force Base. (Official White House photo by Pete Souza) Connecticut, Dec. 16, 2012. Making last-minute edits to his speech in Newtown, ...

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  19. Judge tosses suit tied to widow of Alaska airman who died in C-17 crashRead the original story w/Photo

    May 6, 2015 | Stars and Stripes

    A video screen grab shows a C-17 moments before it crashes at Elmendorf Air Force Base, Alaska, in 2010. A federal judge has granted the state of Alaska's request for dismissal of a lawsuit originally filed by the widow of an airman who died in a plane crash during a July 2010 training demonstration for the popular Arctic Thunder air show.

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  20. Arthur 'Art' David LeslieRead the original story w/Photo

    May 1, 2015 | The Rochester Sentinel

    ... and served until 1977. While in the Air Force, Art was stationed at Lackland Air Force Base, Texas, Elmendorf Air Force Base, Alaska, Keesler Air Force Base, Miss., Malstrom Air Force Base, Mont, and in Japan. Art was an avid fisherman, hunter and ...

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