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Master Sergeant Jeff Fenner, 100th Security Forces Squadron, prepares for convoy duty during his deployment to Iraq. Sergeant Fenner was recently presented the Bronze Star medal for his actions in Southwest Asia. (U.S. Air Force photo) 100th SFS receives Bronze Star medal for actions in Iraq
Being in a convoy that was struck by a large improvised explosive device didn't phase Master Sergeant Jeff Fenner, 100th Security Forces Squadron, when he was deployed for six months in Iraq from January to June 2006. When the vehicle he was traveling behind was disabled, he suddenly became surrounded by wounded Airmen, including one with a head
0 3/08
2007
(U.S. Air Force photo by Karen Abeyasekere) Motorcyclists should be prepared before heading out on roads, base
As the weather improves and temperatures start to rise once again, motorcyclists are taking to the open road in greater numbers, both on base and off. This means drivers of other vehicles should be more vigilant and aware of their, and others, safety when on the road. Motorists should be constantly on the lookout for motorcycles, especially from
0 3/07
2007
Default Air Force Logo Program changes due to daylight saving time
For the first time ever, the United States is changing to Daylight Saving Time several weeks before the rest of the world. The U.S. springs forward an hour on March 11. However, Europe doesn't switch until March 25. Sports fans should take special note that during this two week period, all live shows on radio and television will air an hour earlier
0 3/07
2007
Airmen from the 100th Operations Support Squadron sort through donations from military members and their families donated March 3 and 4 at the RAF Lakenheath Commissary. Members from the 100th Operations Group's Galaxy Team 5/6 committee spent the weekend collecting items as part of the wounded soldier item drive. The items collected will be sent to the Fisher House at Landstuhl in Germany. More than 50 shopping carts-worth of goods were donated; including foil; dishwashing liquid; toilet rolls; paper plates and plastic cutlery; and packets of sugar. (U.S. Air Force Photo by Karen Abeyasekere 100th OG members collect for wounded soldier item drive
Galaxy Team 5/6 members from the 100th Operations Group took two-hour shifts from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Saturday and Sunday at the RAF Lakenheath Commissary, to collect donations for a wounded soldier item drive. "We collected more than 50 grocery carts-worth of items from military members and their families," said Master Sgt. Scott Dixon, 100th
0 3/05
2007
U.S. Air Force graphic by Gary Rogers RAF Mildenhall stands up full-time AFSO21 office
Some people might question the logic of getting rid of his or her own position at work, but for Lt. Col. Larry Walker, 100th Air Refueling Wing, it's just smart business. The colonel used Air Force Smart Operations for the 21st Century to get rid of his old position as the director of staff for 100th ARW wing agencies and created an office that
0 3/05
2007
Default Air Force Logo Some claims processing now consolidated
Effective Feb. 27, The Air Force Judge Advocate General's Corps has consolidated the processing of certain claims - commonly known as personnel claims - at a single location in Dayton, Ohio. These claims involve loss or damage during shipment of household goods and privately owned vehicles as well as during storage at government expense, and loss
0 3/05
2007
Default Air Force Logo AF improves civilian hiring process
The Air Force Personnel Center here will soon provide personal assistance to civilian hiring managers and selection officials in the field through the new Management Advisory Clearing House program. The MACH recently completed a successful 30-day proof-of-concept phase Nov. 15 at Peterson Air Force Base, Colo., and will be phased in Air Force-wide
0 3/05
2007
Default Air Force Logo Women’s History Month luncheon slated March 28
The Women's History Month Luncheon will be held March 28 from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. in the Liberty Club at RAF Lakenheath. This year's theme is "Generations of Women Moving History Forward."Menu Choices and costs include: Grilled Chicken Salad Club members $8.35 and $9.15 for non-members or a deli croissant Club members $7.10 and $7.75 for
0 3/05
2007
Default Air Force Logo Box D Bulletin
Airman and Family Readiness Flight01638 54 3406Smooth MoveJan. 4, 25; 9:30-11:30 a.m.Receive information to make your PCS a smooth move.Pre-Deployment Briefing (Unaccompanied Members)Jan. 6, 13, 20, 27; 1-2 p.m.Get helpful information on preparing for deployments. Call to ensure availability.Pre-Deployment Briefing (Accompanied Members)Jan. 7, 14,
0 3/02
2007
Default Air Force Logo Missing a call won't kill you
Drivers still continuing to ignore both British law and Air Force instructions now face tougher penalties, in the form of a 60-pound fine and three points on their driving license. Offenses dealt with by summons will face a fine of up to 1,000 pounds, according to the Suffolk Police Web site (www.suffolk.police.uk). Additionally, motorists also
0 3/01
2007
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