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  • Air National Guard RUTA Make-Up Policy

    The Air National Guard Bureau is continuing its RUTA make-up policy for FY08. The policy aims to ensure the Air National Guard as a whole, fully spends the Military Personnel appropriation. When any military service underspends an appropriation, Congress reduces that appropriation in successive fiscal years. Therefore it is critical appropriations
  • Take Our Daughters and Sons to Work Day

    Twenty children attended the "Take Our Daughters and Sons to Work Day". This year's theme was "Making Choices for a Better World". We started the day off discussing what the children's dreams for the future were. They had some great visions - some wanted to own their own business, some wanted to work for a large corporation, and some wanted to join
  • Individual AEF information now visible on vMPF

    The Air Force Personnel Center here has taken another step to support Airmen and ensure all members know their air expeditionary force deployment status. Airmen can now access this information through vMPF. This capability provides real-time visibility for Airmen and is consistent with the initiative to cease production of the often misplaced or
  • Meet the Air Force's first female African-American fighter pilot

    While most fourth grade girls talk about being a ballerina, veterinarian, doctor or princess, Shawna Rochelle Kimbrell, nee Ng-A-Qui, knew she wanted to take to the skies. The Parker, Colo., native initially wanted to be an astronaut, but decided it would be more fun to fly a fighter jet. "I fell in love with the idea of the freedom of flying and
  • Air Force's only UAV wing marks one year in the fight

    Lt. Gen. Norman Seip, the 12th Air Force (Air Forces Southern) commander, congratulated Airmen at Creech Air Force Base May 6 as the 432nd Wing marked its first year as the Air Force's only MQ-1 Predator and MQ-9 Reaper unmanned aerial vehicle wing. "The 432nd Wing has grown exponentially over the last year, in manpower, demand, flying hours,
  • Academic Excellence March 2008

    Honor Graduates:  - SrA Robert Mack : LRS - SrA Shane Donahue : SFS - SrA Samuel Allen : SFS - A1C James Bohrer : SFSCDC ACADEMIC EXCELLENCE:  - SSgt Eric S. Blinco : SFS - SSgt Michael E. Niles : MXS - SSgt Steven M. Sobus : MXS - SSgt Patrick M. Gracey : MXS - SrA Joshua T. Carley : 152 AOG
  • Free Amusement Park Admission

    Anheuser-Busch Adventure Parks are offering complimentary admission to active-duty military representing all five services, active members of a reserve or National Guard unit, and/or up to three direct dependents. The offer is valid for one complimentary, single-day admission per person, per year, to one of the following Anheuser-Busch Adventure
  • Military Spouse Appreciation Day May 9th

    Since 1984, the Armed Forces have set aside a special day to acknowledge the significant contributions of our spouses. This year, Friday, May 9, 2008, has been designated Military Spouse Appreciation Day. The life of a military family is one of unique challenges. Spouses continue to meet these challenges with grace and strength. Take time to thank
  • Hancock Field ANGB CCAF Graduates

    Community College of the Air Force Graduates April 2008 SrA Ronald E Fugate Electronic Systems Technology SrA Adam W Paddock Human Resource Management
  • DFAS begins account review for ‘Paid-Up Survivor Benefit Plan’

    The Defense Finance and Accounting Service is reviewing all military retiree accounts affected by Section 1452 (j) of Title 10 U.S. Code, commonly referred to as "Paid-up SBP." Under the law, reductions in retired pay for the Survivor Benefit Plan will be terminated effective Oct. 1 for eligible retirees. The law applies to retired members who are