Scott Air Force Base Newswire (Page 2)

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  1. First woman assumes command of a battalion in a Special Forces groupRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 9, 2017 | Stars and Stripes

    ... Oregon State University. She has served in Korea, within the 82nd Airborne Division at Fort Bragg, at Scott Air Force Base in Illinois, and at Fort Lewis in Washington. With the 82nd Airborne, she was executive officer for Headquarters and ...

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  2. Scott Air Base training manager honored for 50 years of serviceRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 9, 2017 | The Legal Record

    Karen Bunch, Cyberspace Support Squadron mission readiness training manager, receives commemorative pins to celebrate 50 years of dedicated service to the Air Force during a Wingman Day luncheon at Scott Air Force Base, Illinois, May 12, 2017. Not only does 2017 mark 70 years for the Air Force and the Centennial birthday of Scott Air Force Base, but it also represents 50 years of dedicated service by Scott's Karen Bunch.

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  3. Contracts For June 9, 2017Read the original story

    Jun 9, 2017 | U.S. Department of Defense

    ... 2020 with five, one-year option periods. The Defense Information Technology Contracting Organization, Scott Air Force Base, Illinois, is the contracting activity (HC102817D0004). Sprint Federal Operations LLC, Reston, Virginia, was awarded a ...

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  4. Rockford-area grad overcame eye issues to pilot ThunderbirdRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 9, 2017 | Norwalk Citizen News

    ... Air Tattoo in England, the world's largest military air show. This weekend, they'll be at the Scott Air Force Base Air Show & Open House in southwestern Illinois. He's on the road more than 250 days a year. "When you go to events like the Super ...

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  5. Montana Editorial RoundupRead the original story

    Jun 7, 2017 | Washington Times

    ... position just 26 months ago, was awarded the Montana Distinguished Service Medal. He is transferring to Scott Air Force Base in St. Louis with his family, where he will be attached as an officer with the Inspector General's Office. Smith previously ...

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  6. Missing Mabel: Mannequin pilot stolen from Edwardsville park's CorsairRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 5, 2017 | RiverBender.com

    ... who worked with former Edwardsville Township Supervisor Bob Stille to install it. It was sent to Scott Air Force Base to have its avionics and engine removed, before being placed atop the pylon at the park. Miles said it is still technically on loan ...

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  7. Changing of the guardRead the original story w/Photo

    May 31, 2017 | KFBB

    ... Airlift Wing is passed on from Colonel Lee Smith to someone new. Col. Smith has been transferred to the Scott Air Force Base in Illinois. The 120th will be under the command of Colonel Buel Dickson. The Airmen welcomed him with respect and honor He ...

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  8. Air Force Pilots Cite Family ConcernsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 29, 2017 | AVweb

    ... day out," said Brig. Gen. Samuel Mahaney, deputy director for operations of the Air Mobility Command at Scott Air Force Base in Illinois. "We need to demonstrate to airmen they are valued, heard, and, wherever possible, enhance quality of service ...

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  9. Flag Officer AssignmentsRead the original story

    May 26, 2017 | U.S. Department of Defense

    ... serving as director, strategy, policy, programs, and logistics, J4/5, U.S. Transportation Command, Scott Air Force Base, Illinois. Rear Adm. Patrick A. Piercey will be assigned as director of operations, J3, U.S. Pacific Command, Camp H. M. Smith, ...

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  10. Commander of MANG's 120th Airlift Wing leaving MontanaRead the original story w/Photo

    May 9, 2016 | KFBB

    ... said Col. Smith. Col. Smith's last day at MANG is June 3, and his next assignment is at Scott Air Force Base in Illinois. Ben Jacobs, a reporter for The Guardian is making waves after alleging that congressional candidate Greg Gianforte body slammed ...

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  11. Scott AFB celebrates Nurses and Medical Technicians WeekRead the original story w/Photo

    May 20, 2017 | The Legal Record

    The week raises awareness about nursing and also to educate the public about the kind of work nurses do and gives all an opportunity to say thanks. Scott Air Force Base and its installation partners kicked off the celebration of National Nurses and Medical Technicians Week on May 6, where nurses and medical technicians were saluted all across America through May 12. The week raises awareness about nursing and also to educate the public about the kind of work nurses do and gives all an opportunity to say thanks.

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  12. Thunderbirds set to perform at Scott AFB'saRead the original story w/Photo

    May 19, 2017 | KSDK-TV Saint Louis

    Beginning June 10 and running through June 11, Scott Air Force Base's Centennial Celebration is expected to host an open house featuring the Air Force's Thunderbirds airshow, among other activities, to honor its 100-year-long history. Several other aerial performers are scheduled to perform, including the Army Special Operations Command Parachute Demonstration Team, the Black Daggers; the P-51 Mustang, a plane designed in 1940 claimed to have destroyed 4,950 enemy aircraft; and the T-33 'Acemaker', a late-1940s fighter jet with a service life of over 40 years.

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  13. 1904 World's Fair Plate tells the story of a president, a cabin and a coffee companyRead the original story w/Photo

    May 19, 2017 | White Lake Beacon

    ... Coffee Company sold coffee and tea out of it. (photo courtesy of Darlene Rich) An honor guard from Scott Air Force Base marches past Grant's cabin during a ceremony dedicating it to public viewing on Sept. 24, 1978. It always had been on the Grant's ...

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  14. Face of Defense: Algerian Triplets Join U.S. Air Force for Better FutureRead the original story w/Photo

    May 18, 2017 | U.S. Department of Defense

    For one Algerian family, 6,600 miles was the distance between a life of struggle and a life of promise and opportunity. The Harchaoui triplets -- from left, Myriam, a 436th Supply Chain Operations Squadron at Scott Air Force Base, Ill.; Rabah, assigned to the 56th Security Forces Squadron at Luke Air Force Base, Ariz.; and Warda, with the 60th Medical Operations Squadron at Travis Air Force Base, Calif.

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  15. Fatal accident causing delays on WB I-64 near Scott Air Force BaseRead the original story w/Photo

    May 17, 2017 | KSDK-TV Saint Louis

    According to the Illinois State Patrol, the accident involved three vehicles. The condition of the other drivers' is unclear and it's unknown if or how many passengers were in the other vehicles.

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  16. KFUO program to address religious freedom in the militaryRead the original story w/Photo

    May 15, 2017 | The Lutheran Church Missouri Synod

    ... military civilian employee, serving as media-relations chief for Air Mobility Command, headquartered at Scott Air Force Base in Illinois. Allen leads " Free to be Faithful " discussions the third Wednesday of each month, beginning at 2:30 p.m. ...

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  17. Ace Technology Partners Completes Major Custom Workstation NETCENTS 2...Read the original story w/Photo

    May 10, 2017 | PRWeb

    ... reliable, high quality system that was competitively priced." These workstations were ordered out of Scott Air Force Base, which is one of the top strategic military installations in the U.S. The base commands and controls all air, land and sea ...

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  18. Runners chase Scott Air Force Base's pastRead the original story w/Photo

    May 8, 2017 | The Legal Record

    Members of Team Scott participate in the Race Through Scott's Past, at Scott Air Force Base, Illinois, April 21, 2017. The course took runners past historic buildings on base.

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  19. Charles 'Chuck' BuffingtonRead the original story

    May 7, 2017 | RiverBender.com Obits

    Charles "Chuck" Buffington, II, passed away at 2:12 p.m. Thursday, May 4, 2017 at Barnes-Jewish Hospital in St. Louis after a courageous battle with cancer. Born Dec. 26, 1968 at Scott Air Force Base, he was a son of Keith and Linda Buffington of Bethalto.

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  20. Algerian triplets join Air Force for better futureRead the original story

    May 5, 2017 | PressReleasePoint

    ... where eventually the Harchaoui triplets - Myriam, Rabah and Warda - would join the U.S. Air Force. Scott Air Force Base is now home to Myriam, who recently reflected on her unique journey. "Growing up we were very poor," said Airman Myriam ...

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