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Default Air Force Logo Diversity is Biomedical Sciences Corps strength
The Biomedical Sciences Corps will celebrate the 50th anniversary of Special Order CA-5, which established the Air Force Medical Services Biomedical Sciences Corps, here Jan. 28.Many Airmen, new and seasoned, are unfamiliar with the five distinct branches of the U.S. Air Force Medical Service corps, which includes the Nurse Corps, Medical Corps,
0 1/21
2015
Default Air Force Logo Holiday Safety Wish
Ready or not the holiday season is here.  You can find the signs everywhere; newspaper advertisements promoting sales, stores decorated in glitter and trim, lawn ornaments, and window lights flashing holiday message--Tis' the season to be jolly.  People are starting to make plans for shopping, entertainment and travel to visit family and
0 12/22
2014
Chaplain (Capt.) Jason, Klodnicki, a 99th Air Base Wing chaplain, helps coworkers find a solution to their problems during a counseling session at Nellis Air Force Base, Nev., Dec. 12, 2014. The Nellis chapel will be hosting a relationship seminar Jan. 9, open to all ID card holders -- whether they’re single, married, divorced or wanting to improve coworker relationships -- from 6 to 9 p.m. at the Nellis Club. Contact the chapel at 702-652-2950 for sign up information. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Timothy Young) Chaplains help build relationships
Relationships come and go -- personal and professional -- yet some of them are too precious, or important, and are worth fighting for when the going gets rough. Many people come to military chaplains with their pains, worries and hardships."I feel misunderstood.""My best friend and I just don't connect anymore.""Is my marriage over?""Will I ever
0 12/17
2014
Default Air Force Logo Running past anxiety
I have never been a skilled runner. I've always wanted to be; however in my mind, running was an anxiety filled, sweat-stained horror.Distance running has always been a dreaded activity for me. I always felt inadequate, uncoordinated and humiliated for finishing last. I'd rarely been the champion of battling away the pessimistic thoughts that ran
0 12/03
2014
Default Air Force Logo Our quest for zero
Day in, and day out, we try to keep up with the hustle and bustle of the Nellis AFB mission; from the airmen basic replacing a sink facet to a colonel flying a training sortie, we all have some part in fulfilling this mission. The question is, how safe do each of us complete our part?On average, the 99th Air Base Wing Safety Office investigates one
0 11/19
2014
Default Air Force Logo Fall safety tips
With cooler temperatures quickly approaching, there are things we all need to do to prepare ourselves, our families and our homes for the fall season.First of all, everyone should check and replace batteries in smoke detectors prior to turning on the heater, furnace, or using the fireplace for the first time of the season. In addition, it's a good
0 11/12
2014
Default Air Force Logo Tips for visiting Nellis Open House
The Nellis community is happy to have you, your family and friends attend a free open house scheduled for Nov. 8 and 9.Every effort will be made to expedite your entry and exit to the base during the air show. There will be security checkpoints set up at the Las Vegas Motor Speedway where shuttles will pick up from parking areas and prior to
0 10/28
2014
Default Air Force Logo October is Energy Action Month: ‘I am Air Force Energy’
Summer has come to a close, and we're all looking forward to more tolerable temperatures in the coming weeks. Even better news -- this means your power bill is likely to go down.But if you think you pay a lot for energy, imagine paying Nellis' bill of approximately $1 million per month! It's money that could be spent on our Airmen, their readiness,
0 10/15
2014
Default Air Force Logo OPSEC: Everyone’s responsibility
Everyone who's been around the military has heard the term Operations Security, or OPSEC, but do they really know what it means? Many people think OPSEC is all about classified information, when the opposite is true; OPSEC targets critical and sensitive unclassified information.OPSEC is a fundamental principle of the Air Force's Security Program
0 10/08
2014
Default Air Force Logo 99th CONS delivers millions in FY 14
The 99th Contracting Squadron closed out a banner year on Sept. 30 for the Nellis and Creech Air Force Bases, and the Nevada Test and Training Range executing $175 million in the base central acquisition and contract performance management program in fiscal year 2014. Working with a broad variety of customers, the men and women of 99th CONS were
0 10/08
2014
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