Tag: 99th ABW
  • Nellis Defenders ramp up training

    The 99th Security Forces Squadron (SFS) continues to modify and advance its training to prepare for potential threats and effectively protect Nellis and its neighboring communities.
  • 99th Air Base Wing celebrates 2020 MVPs at Annual Awards

    The 99th Air Base Wing held a ceremony Feb. 26, 2021, to recognize Airmen – civilian, enlisted and officers, who represented the best of the 99th ABW as “2020 MVPs” for their annual awards.
  • Maj. Gen. Chad P. Franks visits Nellis

    U.S. Air Force Maj. Gen. Chad P. Franks, 15th Air Force commander, and Chief Master Sergeant Benjamin W. Hedden, 15th Air Force command chief, visited Nellis and Creech Air Force bases Jan. 6-14 to meet with Airmen.
  • Leaders at Nellis Air Force Base receive COVID-19 vaccinations as a part of the base’s continued phased rollout

    Col. Todd Dyer, 99th Air Base Wing commander, and members of Nellis’ leadership received their COVID-19 vaccines following the recommendations of medical professionals across the U.S while also considering the safety of the installation.
  • NTTR: Conservation through cooperation

    The NTTR and the 99th CES work closely with local, state, and federal environmental agencies to sustain the range while maintaining military capabilities. They employ teams of biologists, anthropologists and natural resource managers to ensure the impact on the range remains as minimally invasive as possible.
  • Newest member of 99th SFS, Ivan

    Ivan, 99th Security Forces Squadron Military Working Dog, completes an obstacle during training at Nellis Air Force Base, Nevada, July 2, 2020. Ivan and his handler train daily on obstacle courses to maintain mission readiness for emergency situations. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Christopher H. Stolze)
  • Nellis welcomes Pearl Harbor Survivor on Pearl Harbor Day

    Ed Hall, Pearl Harbor survivor, celebrated National Pearl Harbor Remembrance Day Dec. 7 on Nellis Air Force Base, Nevada.
  • Semi-annual meeting between Nellis, 17 Native American tribes

    Base leadership and 17 Native American tribes came together for their semi-annual meeting, visited the Las Vegas Natural History Museum and came to Nellis to celebrate Native American Heritage Month Nov. 28-30.
  • Airfield management keeps Nellis flying high

    Airfield management Airmen assigned to the 57th Operations Support Squadron (OSS) here are required to work faster and harder to keep up with the high rate of sorties carried out on the Nellis flightline.
  • Symposium prepares Nellis, Creech superintendents for success

    Approximately 100 squadron superintendents assigned to Nellis and Creech Air Force Base, Nevada, attended the Nellis/Creech Superintendent Symposium Oct. 22 through Oct. 26 on base.

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