• MWD Ivan Retirement Ceremony

    Ivan, a retired 99th Security Forces Squadron military working dog, celebrates his retirement with tennis balls at Nellis Air Force Base, Nevada, May 23, 2024. Security Forces specialists and their MWD counterparts go through extensive training in law enforcement and combat tactics to protect bases.

  • AFIMSC hosts final combat support training range evaluation

    The Air Force Installation and Mission Support Center closed out its combat support training ranges proof of concept exercises by hosting six days of unit-led training and a senior leader visit here Aug. 13-18.The CSTR initiative expands multi-functional training opportunities for installation and

  • 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

  • Defenders help ensure safety, security during Aviation Nation 2019

    As the main gate opens to the public, hordes of shuttles stream in with excited Aviation Nation 2019 attendees. The participant’s eyes are gazed to the sky while others are observed keeping the crowd secure. The 99th Security Force Squadron (SFS) helps ensure the base is safe and protected while

  • Police Week: Honoring those who serve

    NELLIS AIR FORCE BASE, Nev. - National Police Week on Nellis Air Force Base and Creech Air Force base took place from May 15 to 19, and is a yearly event honoring fallen law enforcement officers and recognizing those who serve today.

  • MARE tests Nellis readiness

    Nellis Air Force Base conducted the exercise to evaluate real-life response capabilities of emergency personnel for scenarios that could impact the base. The Major Accident Response Exercise will be used as a learning tool to provide feedback on what went right and what areas could be improved on.