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  • Ceremonial guardsmen ‘honor with dignity’

    The mission of the Nellis Honor Guard is to represent the Air Force in a variety of ceremonial functions in Southern Nevada, California, Arizona and Utah. They are responsible for rendering military honors for funeral services and various Air Force ceremonies as well as provide their services at various opening ceremonies.
  • 66th RQS remembers fallen Airmen 20 years later

    The 66th Rescue Squadron (RQS) paid their respects to their fallen brothers during a memorial marking the 20th anniversary of their deaths. A total of 12 Airmen were lost when two HH-60G Pavehawk helicopters, call signs Jolly 38 and Jolly 39, assigned to the 66th RQS were involved in a midair collision over the Nevada Test and Training Range during a routine night exercise Sept. 3, 1998.
  • 9/11 remembrance ceremony held at Nellis

    Nellis Air Force Base Airmen came together during a 9/11 remembrance ceremony at the U.S. Air Force Warfare Center flag pole, Sept. 11, 2018. The ceremony remembered those who lost their lives and those who continue to support the eradication of terrorism throughout the world with the singing of the national anthem, a moment of silence and the
  • Mike Pence: ‘Humbled’ to return to Nellis AFB

    Vice President Mike Pence left the humidity of the East to travel to the dry desert temperatures of the West for a morale visit with Nellis Airmen Sept. 7.
  • 99th MDG: Backbone of DoD spine surgery

    The 99th Medical Group successfully completed its first set of orthopedic spine surgeries after bringing two highly-specialized spine surgeons to the unit August 20.
  • Nellis first base to use Tele-ICU

    The Mike O’Callaghan Military Medical Center here partnered with the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) Tele-Intensive Care Unit (ICU) staff to work collaboratively with the bedside team to allow continuous monitoring of the ICU patients’ vitals when medical center providers are out of the room assisting other critical patients. The VA
  • Military OneSource benefits extended to vets, families for full year after separation

    Eligibility for Military OneSource benefits has been extended from the current 180 days to 365 days after separation or retirement from military service to ensure all service members and families have access to comprehensive support as they transition to civilian life, Defense Department officials announced Monday.
  • USAF Warfare Center: Developing tomorrow’s leaders today

    The U.S. Air Force Warfare Center (USAFWC) concluded its first Tech. Sergeant Week/Warrior Stripe Program August 17 at Nellis Air Force Base, Nevada. The two-week course brought together 40 Warfare Center NCOs to provide an avenue for them to develop as military and professional leaders.
  • Creech, Nellis host first-ever joint K-9 combat training

    Creech and Nellis Air Force Base military working dog teams conducted a joint training exercise Aug. 8, 2018, at Nellis Air Force Base, Nev. This was the first integrated combat readiness training with teams from both bases of its kind.
  • Avionics tech awarded President’s Hundred tab after shooting perfect score

    While sitting on the couch watching television or doing school work a staff sergeant leaves an unloaded pistol sitting on his desk. He doesn’t have it there for protection, but for whenever he is in need of a mental break.
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