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  1. Zika Virus awareness for Team RobinsRead the original story

    Friday | Robins Rev-up

    ... traveled to those locations should not donate blood for 28 days following their return. 2/5/2016 - ROBINS AIR FORCE BASE, Ga. -- It's not mosquito season yet, but the flying insects are already on people's minds these days with the buzz about the ...

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  2. Super Bowl air coverage provided by U.S. Air ForceRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | Robins Rev-up

    Anthony Farrow, 561st Aircraft Maintenance Squadron Production Support, changes intake fasteners on an F-15 during programmed depot maintenance at Robins Air Force Base, Ga. Thanks, in part, to the diligence of the Middle Georgia base's employees, F-15 pilots are able to provide aerial security above Levi's Stadium during Super Bowl 50 Sunday.

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  3. 'Marvels of flight' move into Hurlburt Air ParkRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 2 | Northwest Florida Daily News

    ... AC-130H. Built in the early 1970s, the plane was one of the first "off-the-line" H model gunships at Robins Air Force Base in Georgia. As the gunship's first commander, then-Capt. Holland christened it the "Wicked Wanda" in honor of his wife. Wicked ...

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  4. Sesame Street Supports Military Families in TransitionRead the original story

    Friday Jan 29 | U.S. Department of Defense

    ... Fort Campbell, Kentucky; Joint Base Anacostia-Bolling, Washington, D.C.; Joint Base Andrews, Maryland; Robins Air Force Base, Georgia; Joint Base Charleston, South Carolina; Vandenberg Air Force Base, California; Miramar Air Force Base, California; ...

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  5. Contracts For January 27, 2016Read the original story

    Wednesday Jan 27 | U.S. Department of Defense

    ... of $71,492,917 are being obligated at the time of award. Air Force Life Cycle Management Center, Robins Air Force Base, Georgia, is the contracting activity. Rolls-Royce Corp., Indianapolis, Indiana, has been awarded a $76,067,069 firm-fixed-price ...

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  6. Dianne Ellis HiteshewRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 26 | Daily Times

    ... in Americus, Georgia, and went to Northside High School in Warner Robins, Georgia. Dianne was Miss Robins Air Force Base 1967 and attended Middle Georgia College and Georgia Southern University. She was co-owner of an office furniture sales company ...

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  7. Landing gear fixtures find new homeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 22 | Robins Rev-up

    Alonzo Ellis, 559th Aircraft Maintenance Group aircraft electrician, installs a wiring harness on C-5 landing gear in a very clean and well lit work area in Dock 2. The landing gear shop was first to set up in the newly refurbished facility. 1/22/2016 - ROBINS AIR FORCE BASE, Ga.

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  8. Museum of Aviation holds 20th annual marathonRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 22 | 13WMAZ.com

    The three races, which are sponsored by the Museum of Aviation and the Robins Pacers Walking/Running Club, were on Robins Air Force Base, next to the Museum of Aviation.

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  9. Loud a boomsa heard across Troup County, surrounding areas remain a mysteryRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 19 | LaGrange Daily News

    ... Fort Benning in Columbus said he was unaware of any military activity in the area, and a spokesman for Robins Air Force Base in Warner Robins could not be reached because of the federal Martin Luther King Jr. holiday. Fort Benning had warned in ...

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  10. Robins 'Fun Shoot' Flyer For MLK, Jr. Day Event Draws FireRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 16 | StarPulse.com

    A Robins Air Force Base "fun shoot" event was advertised on a flyer that clashed with observing Martin Luther King, Jr. Day. The air force base in George has since removed the flyer after receiving a huge backlash for posting it on the base's website, 11 Alive reports.

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  11. Robins 'fun shoot' for MLK Day: Ads come down after wording raises eyebrowsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 16 | Examiner.com

    Robins Air Force Base sponsered a "fun shoot" for the kids, but they needed to revisit the titled once the public got a gander at it. "Martin Luther King Jr. Fun Shoot" didn't sound very well thought out! The Robins Air Force Base "fun shoot" sounds generic enough now, but it was originally billed as "Martin Luther King Jr. Fun Shoot."

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  12. 'Martin Luther King Jr. Fun Shoot' flyers removed, U.S. air force base apologizesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 15 | Canadian Content

    'Martin Luther King Jr. Fun Shoot' flyers removed, U.S. air force base apologizes Postmedia Network First posted: Friday, January 15, 2016 05:31 PM EST Updated: Friday, January 15, 2016 05:35 PM EST A U.S. air force base in Georgia that advertised a "Martin Luther King Jr. Fun Shoot" has apologized. Flyers for the Robins Air Force Base fun day, scheduled for Jan. 19 -- a national day of remembrance of King, who was gunned down on April 4, 1968, at a Memphis motel -- have been removed.

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  13. Air Force forced to yank ad for Martin Luther King Jr. Day "fun shoot" target practiceRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 15 | Salon

    Robins Air Force Base in Warner Robins, Georgia was forced to apologize for a controversial ad promoting a Martin Luther King Jr. Day "fun shoot" on Thursday. The flyer, which prominently featured King's likeness, advertised a noon gathering on January 18 - a national holiday in observance of the late civil rights icon - for the Robins Air Force Base Trap and Skeet Club.

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  14. U.S. Air Force Base Apologizes For Offensive MLK Day "Fun Shoot" FlyerRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 15 | WCKX-FM Columbus

    An official at the base's Outdoor Recreation office said the flyer was created by a marketing team-not the military-to advertise a noon gathering on the holiday on Monday, Jan. 18 for the Robins Air Force Base and Skeet Club. We're deeply sorry for any offense or harm caused by our insensitivity and failure to provide appropriate oversight of our marketing process.

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  15. U.S. Air Force officials pull MLK Day 'Fun Shoot' flyer | Political Insider blogRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 15 | NewsOK.com

    Military officials have pulled a provocative flyer featuring Martin Luther King Jr. atop a "fun shoot" at an Air Force Base in Georgia to be held on the holiday honoring civil rights icon. The flyer advertised a noon gathering on Jan. 18 for the Robins Air Force Base Trap and Skeet Club.

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  16. Martin Luther King pictured in Air Force base shooting event flierRead the original story

    Friday Jan 15 | WNFL-AM Green Bay

    ... and failure to provide appropriate oversight of our marketing process." The advertisements for the Robins Air Force Base Trap and Skeet Club's event have been pulled and those responsible for the marketing will receive training to prevent a future ...

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  17. Robins 'Fun Shoot' air base flyer for MLK Day yanked for acutely poor wordingRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 15 | Examiner.com

    A "Fun Shoot" day planned at the Robins Air Force Base in Georgia is schedule for Monday, Martin Luther King Day . While the United States Air Force installation meant for the trap and skeet shoot to simply coincide with the holiday honoring the slain civil rights leader, evidently no one gave a second thought to their flyer, which had a face of King partnered up to the giant word "shoot."

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  18. a Us Air Force base in Georgia used an image of Martin Luther King,...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 15 | Silicon Alley Insider

    ... and failure to provide appropriate oversight of our marketing process." The advertisements for the Robins Air Force Base Trap and Skeet Club's event have been pulled and those responsible for the marketing will receive training to prevent a future ...

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  19. The Ghost over the highway: Reservists renew bond with Desert Storm AC-130A gunshipRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 15 | Aerotech News And Review

    ... as chief of the plans division in the Air Force Reserve Command Directorate of Plans and Programs at Robins Air Force Base, Ga. More than 20 years after two Air Force Reserve Command leaders flew into combat together over the "Highway of Death" in ...

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  20. Air Force Officials Apologize For Martin Luther King Day 'Fun Shoot' FlyerRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 15 | Mediaite.com

    Sometimes, even a second set of eyes aren't enough to keep a monumental blunder from going to print, as a recent advertising flyer for a Martin Luther King, Jr. Day event at an Air Force shooting range demonstrates. Air Force officials in Georgia have pulled down and apologized for a flyer with a photo of the slain civil rights icon advertising a "Martin Luther King, Jr. Fun Shoot": The flyer advertised a noon gathering on Jan. 18 for the Robins Air Force Base Trap and Skeet Club.

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