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The Freedom of the Borough is an honorary freedom given to those of distinction, or who have provided eminent services to the Borough, or have served the community in a very distinguished way. The Freedom of the Borough proclamation shown here is displayed in the 3rd Air Force Headquarters.  (U.S. Air Force photo by Karen Abeyasekere) Bury St. Edmunds prepares to celebrate with 'America 400' parade
The city of Bury St. Edmunds is hosting the America 400 parade beginning at noon May 6, and everyone is invited to enjoy a day of celebration and entertainment. The event commemorates the 400th anniversary of the founding of Jamestown, Va., by Bartholomew Gosnold, an English explorer who was born in Suffolk in the 1500s and died in Jamestown in
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Default Air Force Logo What is the Freedom of the Borough?
The Freedom of the Borough is an honorary freedom given to those of distinction, or who have provided eminent services to the Borough, or have served the community in a very distinguished way, though there are no defined criteria. It's the highest tribute that a borough can bestow, but is honorary only and confers no legal rights and places no
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Default Air Force Logo USAFE Airmen Kick off Sniper Lance 2007
The preparation is over for more than 200 United States Air Forces in Europe Airmen who arrived Friday at MK Airbase to participate in exercise Sniper Lance 2007. Sniper Lance aims to provide realistic combat flight training for United States Air Force F-15Cs, KC-135s and Romanian Air Force MIG-21s based out of the 86th Air Base near the town of
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Default Air Force Logo Combined Schools graduation ceremony announced
The Spring 2007 Community College of the Air Force and Combined Schools graduation ceremony will be held  May 3 at the Galaxy Club. Fifty-four RAF Mildenhall students will be recognized for completion of an educational goal. Colonel Michael S. Stough, 100th Air Refueling Wing commander, will present the diplomas recognizing each student's
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Default Air Force Logo AF makes changes to OTEIP eligibility list
The Air Force added an enlisted specialty code and removed two others from the Overseas Tour Extension Incentive Program eligibility list for Airmen serving at long tour locations. Airmen in the communication-computer systems control career field and 46 other Air Force Speciality Codes with a date estimated return from overseas of May 1, 2008 or
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Default Air Force Logo Real Improvement Takes Culture Change
When I recently wrote about the "Year of Why," I was gratified to learn that one or two of you actually read my article. If you're one of that handful, you're hopefully ready to call my bluff and begin questioning both what you do and the way you do it. For the other 2,000 of you, I think the "Year of Why" is important enough that I decided to
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2007
Default Air Force Logo AFSO 21 helps DoD and MOD do business better
WHAT TO KNOW: Air Force Smart Operations for the 21st Century is the name the Air Force has given to Lean programs. It focuses on Lean thinking by placing emphasis on eliminating needless waste and duplication in every part of the Air Force. For more articles on AFSO 21, visit www.mildenhall.af.mil Airmen at RAF Mildenhall used Air Force Smart
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Default Air Force Logo AFSO21 Terms Defined
The following list is a compilation of commonly used Air Force Smart Operations for the 21st century terms:A3 Report A Toyota-pioneered practice of getting the problem, the analysis, the corrective actions, and the action plan down on a single sheet paper, often with the use of graphics. (100 ARW template:
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Default Air Force Logo Air Force Secretary visits Ali Airmen
The Secretary of the Air Force toured 407th Air Expeditionary Group facilities and dined with some of the unit's top Airmen recently. The Honorable Michael Wynne dined with the group's recent monthly award nominees, including Senior Airman Jacob Guillory, and electrical power production technician from RAF Mildenhall, England. Secretary Wynne,
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Default Air Force Logo Competitors set for AMC Rodeo 2007
Twenty Airmen from RAF Mildenhall are slated to compete in Air Mobility Command's Rodeo 2007 July 22 through 28 at McChord Air Force Base, Wash. The team will join more than 55 international teams in the rodeo. The competition focuses on readiness. It features airdrop, air refueling and other events showcasing security forces, aerial port,
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