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Suicide Prevention Month graphic Suicide prevention month: stopping suicide is everyone’s battle
September is Suicide Prevention Month, a time for Americans to build awareness and help understand suicide in our culture. More than 40,000 Americans lose their life due to suicide each year and research shows that rates in the military and the general population are very close. The loss of any one person to suicide is a tragedy, and that is why
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2017
Aircraft 83-3014, an F-15 Eagle, sits on the flightline after reaching 10,000 flight hours during a sortie at Nellis Air Force Base, Nev., Jan. 25, 2017. The aircraft is the first F-15 assigned to a Nellis AFB unit to hit the 10,000 hour milestone. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Siuta B. Ika) Nellis F-15’s ‘odometer’ hits 10,000 flight hours
The first F-15 assigned to Nellis AFB reaches 10,000 flight hours
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2017
Air Force Chief of Staff Gen. Dave Goldfein delivers the keynote address during the 2017 Weapons and Tactics Conference (WEPTAC) at Nellis Air Force Base, Nev., Jan. 12, 2017. WEPTAC, sponsored by Air Combat Command, brings together hundreds of warfighters from around the Air Force to discuss current issues, examine possible issues of the future, and provide solutions for joint employment of forces. CSAF talks future attributes of warfare during 2017 WEPTAC
Air Force senior leaders joined joint and coalition warfighters for the 2017 Weapons and Tactics Conference (WEPTAC) here, Jan. 2 through 13.
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Graduates of the U.S. Air Force Advanced Maintenance and Munitions Operations School’s first Advanced Sortie Production Course pose for a photo during their graduation ceremony at Nellis Air Force Base, Nev., Dec. 7, 2016. The 12-week ASPC course -- which targets maintenance, munitions and logistics readiness officers in their four to nine year time-in-service window -- teaches its students to think and view problems differently, ultimately to help them solve sortie production deficiencies more effectively. First class graduates from new Advanced Sortie Production Course
The U.S. Air Force Advanced Maintenance and Munitions Operations School (AMMOS) here has been providing the Air Force’s premier advanced maintenance training and expanding combat capability through graduate-level education since it first opened its doors in 2003.
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2016
Team Aviano members verify cargo information during a joint inspection, June 29, 2016, at Aviano Air Base, Italy, in preparation for Exercise Red Flag 16-3 at Nellis Air Force Base, Nev. The joint inspection was the final check before the cargo was cleared for transport to Nellis AFB for the exercise. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Cary Smith/Released) Team Aviano members coordinate moving parts for Red Flag 16-3
Imagine a board game where players work with thousands of moving parts against time to meet deadlines.
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2016
A 1st Fighter Wing F-22 Raptor pilot prepares to depart for Red Flag 16-3 at Langley Air Force Base, Va.,  July 7, 2016. The exercise is hosted  north of Las Vegas on the Nevada Test and Training Range — the U.S. Air Force’s premier military training area with more than 15,000 square miles of airspace and 2.9 million acres of land. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. R. Alex Durbin) Langley Raptors participate in combined combat exercise

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2016
A Combat Controller watches as a C-17 assigned to the 17th Weapons Squadron, Nellis Air Force Base, Nevada, lands on an airstrip in the Nevada Test and Training Range during Joint Forcible Entry Exercise, June 16, 2016. The exercise demonstrates the Air Force’s ability to tactically deliver and recover combat forces via air drops and combat landings in a contested environment. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Kevin Tanenbaum) Students lead large-scale joint forcible entry exercise
SCOTT AIR FORCE BASE, Ill. -- Sixteen Mobility Airmen attending the U.S. Air Force Weapons School at Nellis Air Force Base, Nevada, participated in a joint forcible entry exercise at the Nevada Test and Training Range June 18, 2016.The exercise, known as JFE Vul, is a large-scale air mobility exercise designed to expose students to a wide range of
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2016
Default Air Force Logo A&FRC kicks off 10th annual Military Saves Campaign
Base leadership joined the dedicated staff of the Nellis Air Force Base Airman and Family Readiness Center Thursday in signing a proclamation declaring the start of the tenth annual Military Saves Campaign.The campaign, a directive sourced from an Office of the Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff memo, is a week- long opportunity for Airmen and
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2016
From left to right, Sen. Harry Reid; Paul Caudill, NV Energy CEO; Miranda A.A. Ballentine, Assistant Secretary of the Air Force for Installations, Environment and Energy; Tom Werner, SunPower Corp. CEO; and Col. Richard Boutwell, 99th Air Base Wing commander, pose for a photo at the Nellis Solar Array II Feb. 16, 2016, Nellis Air Force Base, Nev. The U.S. Air Force unveiled the new array during a dedication ceremony on base. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Kevin Tanenbaum) NAFB powered by sun: Installation unveils DOD's largest solar array
The U.S. Air Force unveiled the Nellis Solar Array II during a dedication ceremony here Feb. 16, which combined with Solar Array I makes the installation's photovoltaic field the largest in the Department of Defense.The energy generated between the two is enough to fully power the installation on renewable energy during daylight hours.The new array
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2016
Default Air Force Logo Red Flag 16-1 comes to an end
Red Flag 16-1, came to an end on Feb. 12 with aircrews and support personnel from around the world participating in the best training that simulates a deployed environment.Red Flag, which was initiated in 1975, and is run by the 414th Combat Training Squadron's where the mission is to maximize the combat readiness, capability and survivability of
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2016
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