Maxwell Air Force Base Newswire

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  1. French Military Jet Team Announces North American Tour ScheduleRead the original story

    Friday Feb 24 | Aero-News Network

    ... anniversary of U.S. entry into World War I in 1917. From there, the team will head back east to the Maxwell Air Force Base Air Show in Alabama where, on Saturday, April 8 and Sunday, April 9, they will perform with the U.S. Air Force Thunderbirds, ...

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  2. Fairchild AFB named after distinguished Air Force general - Sun, 26 Feb 2017 PSTRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Spokesman-Review

    ... the newly formed Air Staff in 1941 and in early 1946 he was named commandant of the Air University at Maxwell Air Force Base in Alabama. He was made vice chief of staff of the U.S. Air Force in May 1948 with the rank of four-star general. He held ...

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  3. Maxwell Air Force Base's 'War Eagle' C-130 leaves combat legacy with newer modelRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Stars and Stripes

    An official transfer of heritage and retirement ceremony took place at Maxwell Air Force Base when the 908th Airlift Wing reserve unit transferred the heritage and "War Eagle" nose art from aircraft 85-0040 along with the memorabilia to the newer aircraft 91-9142. The "War Eagle" used by the 908th Airlift Wing at Maxwell contains more than the blue and orange moniker for the Auburn University football team.

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  4. Matthew Shashy faces federal indictment on felony countRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 7 | WSFA-TV Montgomery

    ... and (b)." The single count indictment is likely connected to reports that Shashy fired shots near the Maxwell Air Force Base gate on Maxwell Boulevard. The government filed a motion to detain Shashy, citing a serious risk the defendant will flee, a ...

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  5. Montgomery judge allows standoff suspect to return to Lowndes Co.Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 3 | WTVM

    ... that began on Saturday after threatening graffiti messages were found outside the police department, Maxwell Air Force Base, and around the Capitol building.

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  6. Civil Air commander resigns amid probe into threatening message sent to Kansas lawmakerRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 1 | Stars and Stripes

    ... position," the Civil Air Patrol said in a written statement from its national headquarters at Maxwell Air Force Base in Montgomery, Ala. The statement said Holder's membership was suspended "pending further investigation, as is standard procedure in ...

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  7. Countering Weapons of Mass Destruction: Assessing the U.S. Government's PolicyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 25, 2017 | The Heritage Foundation

    ... Al Mauroni is the Director of the U.S. Air Force Center for Unconventional Weapons Studies at Maxwell Air Force Base, Alabama. He oversees education and research on issues related to nuclear, biological, and chemical weapons at the Air University. ...

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  8. Dunford Says Valor Award Review is ImportantRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 24, 2017 | U.S. Department of Defense

    ... Lee James applauds after presenting Air Force Col. Christopher C. Barnett two Silver Star medals at Maxwell Air Force Base, Ala., Jan. 19, 2017. Barnett had received the Distinguished Flying Cross for valor for actions in Afghanistan in 2009. A ...

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  9. 'Roll Tide' plane makes way for new C-130 at Maxwell Air Force BaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 19, 2017 | Stars and Stripes

    As the 908th Airlift Wing at Maxwell Air Force Base continues to welcome new C-130 Hercules aircraft, they will say goodbye to "Roll Tide." Aircraft 42, "Roll Tide" is named such for the University of Alabama art displayed on its nose and has carried university football memorabilia while flying missions around the world.

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  10. Air Force awards medal upgradesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 19, 2017 | Stars and Stripes

    ... to President-elect Donald Trump's administration, used her last hours in office to travel to Maxwell Air Force Base to honor Barnett and announce an additional seven servicemembers whose previous medals were upgraded. "There's nowhere I'd rather be ...

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  11. Act I Announces Phil Simonsen as Senior Executive for Space and Cyber ProgramsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 18, 2017 | SBWire

    ... California; a Master of Arts in National Security and Strategic Studies from Air War College at Maxwell Air Force Base in Alabama; and a Bachelor of Aerospace Engineering and Mechanics from the University of Minnesota in Minneapolis, Minnesota. ...

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  12. Davila Rexach, JoseRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 18, 2017 | Dayton Daily News

    ... from the University of Puerto Rico. He also completed the Air War College at the Air University at Maxwell Air Force Base, Alabama. He began his career in manufacturing in Puerto Rico but soon after decided to take a role with the Air Force at Kelly ...

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  13. Patrouille de France At SNFRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 12, 2017 | AVweb

    ... tour at the Melbourne Air and Space Show on April 1-2. After SNF, the troupe heads to an airshow at Maxwell Air Force Base in Montgomery, Alabama, on April 8. No further U.S. dates have been announced but the team will appear at Wings Over Gatineau, ...

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  14. Hearing set for man charged with 3 Montgomery terrorist threatsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 14, 2017 | WTVM

    ... the Saturday before after threatening graffiti messages were found outside the police department, Maxwell Air Force Base, and around the Alabama Capitol. Shashy was identified as a person of interest in the shots fired at Maxwell and the graffiti ...

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  15. Military working dog celebrated at retirement ceremonyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 13, 2017 | WSFA-TV Montgomery

    Friday was an emotional day at Maxwell Air Force Base. Longtime military working dog Rocky retired after six years of service.

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  16. U.S. Rep. Roby joins defense appropriations subcommitteeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 12, 2017 | WSFA-TV Montgomery

    ... to health care and workforce policy to criminal justice issues and the space program, specifically Maxwell Air Force Base in Montgomery and Fort Rucker in the Wiregrass. Roby will continue her service on the Appropriations Subcommittee on Labor, ...

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  17. First of 8 new aircraft to land at 908th Airlift Wing in AlabamaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 12, 2017 | Stars and Stripes

    Over the next six months, the 908th Airlift Wing at Maxwell Air Force Base will be replacing their fleet of C-130 cargo aircraft with eight newer planes. The 908th, Alabama's only Reserve unit has been flying the same Lockheed C-130 Hercules for the last three decades.

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  18. Air Force veteran of 3 wars, witness to atomic bomb diesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 10, 2017 | Stars and Stripes

    ... while stationed in Germany and Pakistan. When the Vietnam War began, Napier was stationed at Maxwell Air Force Base and helped organize the Air Force counterinsurgency course, which was later moved to Hurlbert Air Force Base and became Special ...

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  19. Goss retires from U.S. Air ForceRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 6, 2017 | Sedalia Democrat

    ... National Defense University, Norfolk, Virginia (2013). Goss also attended Squadron Officer School, Maxwell Air Force Base, Alabama (1999), U.S. Army Command and General Staff College, Fort Leavenworth, Kansas (2006), and Joint Advanced Warfighting ...

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  20. Alabama deputy begins prison term for lying about brutal traffic stopRead the original story

    Jan 6, 2017 | Alabama Live

    ... miles north of Raleigh. The judge had recommended that Watson be housed at the federal prison camp at Maxwell Air Force Base in Montgomery because of his small children and disabled mother. At Watson's sentencing hearing, FBI agent Susan Shimpeno ...

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