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  1. Parade to honor three notable residentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 19 | Log Cabin Democrat

    ... 55 years. Miller served in the Air Force for eight years, spending a year in Korea before returning to Tinker Air Force Base in Oklahoma City, Okla. There he managed the Officers' Pool and the Airmens' Pool as well as the off-base Country Club pool. ...

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  2. Navajo Code Talker Throws First Pitch At Owasso GameRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 14 | NewsOn6 Tulsa

    ... kind in high school," Begay said. A 100-person choir sang the national anthem and the Honor Guard from Tinker Air Force Base presented the colors. Newson6.com is proud to provide Oklahomans with timely and relevant news and information, sharing the ...

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  3. Tinker deploys reservists to aid Florida to in recovery effortsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 13 | NewsOK.com

    Cargo is loaded into a C-17 at Tinker Air Force Base before it heads to Homestead Air Reserve Base in Florida with members of the 35th Combat Communications Squadron on Wednesday. The Reserve Citizen Airmen are taking a combat communication suite to assist during hurricane recovery efforts in Florida.

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  4. Midwest City picnic offers chance to meet local first respondersRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 13 | NewsOK.com

    The Midwest City Chamber of Commerce, along with many community supporters, will host the third annual "Picnic with Protectors" from 5 to 7 p.m. Thursday at the Rotary Pavilion in Joe B. Barnes Regional Park, 8700 E Reno Ave. The event will serve as an opportunity for members of the community to meet local first responders from the Midwest City police and fire departments, Oklahoma County sheriff's office, Midwest EMS, Tinker Air Force Base 72nd Air Base Wing and Navy Security Forces and Tinker Fire Department. The event is free and open to the community to attend.

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  5. US Air Force aircraft evacuated from Irma housed at Tinker AFBRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 11 | KSWO

    Five US Air Force E-8-C aircraft will stay at Tinker Air Force Base in Oklahoma through Wednesday after evacuating from Irma. These are Joint Surveillance Target Attack Radar System planes from Georgia Air National Guard.

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  6. Orbital ATK, U.S. Air Force team for composite aerostructure needsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 5 | UPI

    ... in Clearfield, Utah. The three Air Force facilities are the Oklahoma City Air Logistics Complex at Tinker Air Force Base in Okla; the Ogden Air Logistics Center at Hill Air Force Base, Utah; and the Warner Robins Air Logistics Center, Robins Air ...

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  7. Orbital ATK and U.S. Air Force Sustainment Center Announce Long-Term Support AgreementRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 5 | Business Wire

    ... design, manufacturing and inspection capabilities at The Oklahoma City Air Logistics Complex, Tinker Air Force Base, Oklahoma; The Ogden Air Logistics Center, Hill Air Force Base, Utah; The Warner Robins Air Logistics Center, Robins Air Force Base, ...

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  8. Former chamber official: A winning proposition for OKCRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 31 | NewsOK.com

    ... that leads to a lower unemployment rate. Incentives have led to Boeing's increased employment at Tinker Air Force Base, and most recently attracting SkyWest Airlines to build a maintenance center at Will Rogers World Airport. Incentives dealing with ...

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  9. 99th Flying Training Squadron evacuates aircraft to Tinker Air Force BaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 25 | KFOR-TV Oklahoma City

    ... 99th Flying Training Squadron "Red Tail" unit from Joint Base San Antonio evacuated 10 aircraft to Tinker Air Force Base in Midwest City. The storm is expected to make landfall in Corpus Christi, Texas, late Friday into Saturday morning, bringing ...

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  10. Hurricane Harvey forces 99th FTS to evacuate aircraft to Tinker AFBRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 25 | KCBD-TV Lubbock

    Tinker Air Force Base will be the temporary home of the T-1 "Jayhawk" aircraft from Joint Base San Antonio. Texas residents and officials are preparing for Hurricane Harvey, which the National Hurricane Center says has strengthened to a Category 2 storm.

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  11. Air Force planes evacuated to Tinker Air Force Base as Hurricane Harvey approachesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 25 | NewsOK.com

    ... inland. (NASA via AP A number of U.S. Air Force planes in Texas are being evacuated Friday to Tinker Air Force Base as Hurricane Harvey moves towards the Texas Gulf Coast. Tinker officials said 10 T-1 "Jayhawk" aircraft, part of the 99th Flying ...

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  12. Contracts For Aug. 24, 2017Read the original story

    Thursday Aug 24 | U.S. Department of Defense

    ... Utah; Langley Air Force Base, Virginia; Nellis Air Force Base, Nevada; Sheppard Air Force Base, Texas; Tinker Air Force Base, Oklahoma; and Tyndall Air Force Base, Florida. Work is expected to be completed by Dec. 31, 2017. Fiscal 2017 operations, ...

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  13. Douglas PearsonRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 22 | Pipestone County Star

    ... his first degree from Southwest State University in Marshall, Minn. He then gained employment at Tinker Air Force Base in Oklahoma City, where he worked as an engineer since 1985. Doug later earned a BS in Engineering from the University of ...

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  14. Aviation industry flying high in OklahomaRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 18, 2017 | NewsOK.com

    ... Gov. Mary Fallin noted that Oklahoma is home to the world's largest military aircraft repair facility (Tinker Air Force Base) and the largest commercial aircraft repair site (American Airlines in Tulsa). She also touted the Legislature's creation of ...

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  15. Tinker's civilian union leader is proud of two thingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 25, 2017 | NewsOK.com

    Carl Dahms, a materials expediter at Tinker Air Force Base and president of the American Federation of Government Employees Local 916, shows one of the forklifts he and other workers use to move parts between shops and buildings at Tinker Air Force Base. [Photo by Sarah Phipps, The Oklahoman] And to the leader of the union that secures most of those workers' pay and employment oversight agreements, those workers are important.

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  16. 'Peddlers of hope': Tinker Air Force chaplains work to strengthen the ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 24, 2017 | NewsOK.com

    Chaplains at Tinker Air Force Base are on a mission to help members of the Tinker "family" keep an unseen, insidious enemy at bay. "We're the purveyors of hope, and if we are not doing our job, who is?" said Wing Chaplain Sammy Tucker, a Temple, OK, native.

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  17. The boom makerRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 18, 2017 | Edmond Life & Leisure

    ... so high and so fast could have such a thunderous impact down here in the ground." Taking off from Tinker Air Force Base he proceeded to the regular flight pattern in his F-104 fighter.Being a Sunday, he took it slow as the fighter jet only traveled ...

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  18. Jerry E. OzeretnyRead the original story

    Aug 17, 2017 | Tecumseh Countywide News

    ... Ozeretny. He was a graduate of Centerview High School and worked as a supervisor in logistics at Tinker Air Force Base for more than 36 years. On Sept. 24, 1955, he married Patricia Musick in Shawnee. She preceded him in death on Aug. 17, 2016. Mr. ...

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  19. For Chickasaw citizen Mishontaumbby (Mish, for short) Rochelle,...Read the original story

    Aug 16, 2017 | PressReleasePoint

    ... as an applications support specialist. He left for seven years to work as a civilian employee with Tinker Air Force Base in information security and later at Fort Sill in the same field as a manager. In 2013 he rejoined the Chickasaw Nation ...

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  20. Fresno freaks over Tinker aircraftRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 15, 2017 | NewsOK.com

    An AWACs plane from Tinker Air Force Base doing touch-and-go landings at a Fresno airport over the weekend caused some excitement in the central California city.

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