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Air Force transitions to a single combat uniform Air Force transitions to a single combat uniform
Air Force leaders announced the service will move to a single combat utility uniform, adopting the Operational Camouflage Pattern, or OCP, already in use by the Army and Airmen in combat zones and in certain jobs across the Air Force.
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2018
Chief of Staff of the Air Force Gen. David L. Goldfein directed all Air Force wings with flying and maintenance functions to execute a one-day operational safety review by May 21, 2018. (U.S. Air Force graphic) Air Force directs one-day operational safety review
Chief of Staff of the Air Force Gen. David L. Goldfein directed all Air Force wings with flying and maintenance functions to execute a one-day operational safety review by May 21, 2018.
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2018
2018 Summer Camps Application deadlines approaching for Air Force youth camps
The summer adventure season is about to start, and there’s still time for Air Force youth to apply for more than 20 camps available at locations across the United States.
0 5/07
2018
(U.S. Air Force graphic/Robin Meredith) Security clearance reporting process changes
The Department of Defense instituted the Continuous Evaluation Program earlier this year, which changes reporting requirements for people with security clearances. Prior to the program, background investigations for secret and top secret clearances were tied to static dates, every 10 and five years, respectively. While they still are now, clearances are reviewed on a continuous basis throughout the term of the clearance, which means people must report issues that may affect their clearance as they happen.
0 4/30
2018
AF announces changes to Courses 14 and 15 AF announces changes to Courses 14 and 15
Effective immediately, Air Force officials have removed the requirement to complete Courses 14 and 15 for all Airmen serving in the active component. Air National Guard and Air Force Reserve Airmen will have the option to complete their enlisted professional military education through distance learning or in-residence attendance.
0 4/26
2018
HQ RIO Notice to Individual Reserve Airmen Enlisted IRs have until May 21 to submit STEPII applications
STEP II is a commander’s program designed to promote outstanding and well deserving enlisted Air Force Reserve members to one grade above the authorized grade for their position. Only those Airmen who clearly demonstrate outstanding potential will be considered for promotion under STEP II. Promotions are based on a demonstrated ability to serve in the next higher grade. Individual Reservists who wish to meet the 2018 Stripes for Exceptional Performers II (STEP II) promotion board must submit their nomination packages to their servicing HQ RIO Detachment May 21, 2018.
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2018
Miller Highlights AF Reserve Issues at Caucus Breakfast Miller highlights AF Reserve issues at Caucus Breakfast
The House National Guard and Reserve Component Caucus and The Military Coalition hosted a breakfast with Reserve and Guard service chiefs on Capitol Hill, April 13.
0 4/24
2018
The sun sets on the Oklahoma City Memorial site.  One of the Gates of Time lights up to reveal the moment just after the Alfred P. Murrah Federal Building was bombed.  The site of the Reflecting Pool leading west toward this gate was once N.W. 5th St., with the Murrah Building just to the left.  (U.S. Air Force photo/Senior Airman Mark Hybers) Remembering our own: Tinker Airmen among 168 victims
The bombing of the Alfred P. Murrah Federal Building in Oklahoma City on April 19, 1995, claimed 168 lives, including two young Airmen from Tinker Air Force Base, Oklahoma. Airman 1st Class Lakesha Richardson Levy from the 72nd Medical Group and Airman 1st Class Cartney McRaven from the 32nd Combat Communications Squadron were inside the building when the Ryder truck exploded at 9:02 a.m.
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2018
April 2018 painting showing Reserve fire rescue etched in history
The newest addition to the Air Force Reserve’s art collection, “Grand Rescue,” was displayed for the first time at the Museum of Aviation April 13, in Warner Robins, Georgia.
0 4/16
2018
Aeromedical evacuation squadron members from five Air National Guard units load medical equipment on a KC-135 Stratotanker, from the 507th Air Refueling Wing, Tinker Air Force Base, Oklahoma, before completing in-flight training scenarios at Tinker Air Force Base near Oklahoma City, March 27, 2018. The Multiple Aircraft Training Opportunity Program (MATOP) was created by the 137th Aeromedical Evacuation Squadron from Will Rogers Air National Guard Base in Oklahoma City in 2012. (U.S. Air National Guard photo by Staff Sgt. Tyler Woodward) Oklahoma Air National Guard and Air Force Reserve partnership ensures ANG-wide aeromedical evacuation training event
WILL ROGERS AIR NATIONAL GUARD BASE, Okla. - Two Oklahoma units, one Air National Guard and the other U.S. Air Force Reserve, used their shared legacy of teamwork and cooperation to make an Air National Guard-wide aeromedical evacuation exercise run successfully for the third year in a row.
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2018
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