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The eight-week Combined Federal Campaign ended at Maxwell-Gunter Nov. 7, reaching 109 percent of the base-wide goal of $553,935. Combined Federal Campaign ends in plus column
The eight-week Combined Federal Campaign ended at Maxwell-Gunter Nov. 7, reaching 109 percent of the base-wide goal of $553,935. Total donations were $602,940 with Air University, the 42nd Air Base Wing and mission partners reaching 120, 122 and 106 percent of their goals respectively. Maj. Janet Brumley of the 42nd Medical Group, who spearheaded
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2008
Default Air Force Logo Civilian timecards to go electronic, save time
Timecards for most Department of Defense civilians at Maxwell and Gunter will soon go electronic, thanks to a new system developed by the 554th Electronic Systems Group. The electronic Management Tracking System is a new digital way of tracking civilian timecards, as opposed to the current system that requires hardcopy timecards and manual data
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Civilian Acculturation and Leadership Training student Jana Ramon assists fellow student Eric Chan during a physical problem-solving exercise at Maxwell’s Project-X training facility Nov. 3. Activities at Project-X were just one of many elements of training CALT students received during their two weeks at Maxwell’s Officer Training School. (Air Force photo by Jamie Pitcher)
Inaugural class of civilians graduate from CALT
The first class of the Civilian Acculturation and Leadership Training program graduated Nov. 7 at Officer Training School's Hoover Auditorium, and the 25 attendees returned to their government jobs with a better understanding of what the active-duty Air Force does. The course is designed to acquaint civilian employees with military culture and
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2008
Col. Eric Boe, STS-126 pilot and Civil Air Patrol member, wearing his launch-and-entry suit, heads for the Shuttle Training Aircraft to practice landings on the Shuttle Landing Facility's runway at NASA's Kennedy Space Center in Florida. (NASA photo/Kim Shiflett) Civil Air Patrol member to pilot Space Shuttle Endeavour
Air Force Col. Eric Boe, who is also a senior member of the Civil Air Patrol, will achieve what many dream of and few accomplish - the chance to travel into space. An astronaut with NASA, he will pilot the space shuttle Endeavour for mission STS-126, his first voyage into space. Scheduled to launch Friday from Kennedy Space Center, Fla., the
0 11/13
2008
Default Air Force Logo State department comes to Air War College
Seventeen members of the state department's Foreign Service visited Air War College Oct. 28 to 30 as part of the school's annual International Security Studies course for National Security Decision-Making. The three-day exchange between the state department and the defense department started in 2004 to allow AWC students to interact with Foreign
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2008
Default Air Force Logo Education squadron gets new commander
The same day the nation selected a new commander-in-chief, the Spaatz Center's Education Support Squadron saw its first major change since its inception: the installation of a new commander. Lt. Col. Steven Griswold assumed command Tuesday from Col. W. Michael Guillot, the organization's first commander. Colonel Griswold will maintain his position
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2008
Staff Sgt. Corey Sims (right) leads the 2008 Tops in Blue performers, the Air Force’s premier expeditionary entertainment group, in a rendition of “God Bless the USA” during a public concert Sunday at the Davis Theater. The song is a tradition for the group, as it has been using the song to close its concerts for more than 20 years. (Air Force photo by Jamie Pitcher) Tops in Blue entertains with oldies, but goodies
The Air Force's premier entertainment group performed for a near-capacity crowd at the Davis Theater in downtown Montgomery Sunday. The group, which consists of active-duty Air Force members, tours the world performing for military members and their families. The concert, themed "Deja Blue," lasted almost two hours and included three segments that
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2008
Default Air Force Logo Civilians begin OTS leadership training
Enthusiasm is the word of the week from 25 Air Force civilians who make up the first class of the Civilian Acculturation and Leadership Training Program at Air University's Officer Training School. This pioneering group of 14 women and 12 men will complete a two-week course adapted from the OTS curriculum and walk away indoctrinated with Air Force
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2008
U.S. Ambassador Christopher Hill speaks at Air University on Wednesday about servicemembers' role in the East Asia Pacific area and his role in the North Korea nuclear disarmament process. (Air Force photo by Melanie Rodgers) U.S. leader in North Korea nuclear talks visits Maxwell
The head of the U.S. delegation to the Six-Party Talks on the North Korean nuclear issue spoke at Air War College on Wednesday and held a press conference here following the event. Ambassador Christopher Hill, assistant secretary of state for East Asian and Pacific Affairs, said the relationship the State Department and Air War College have is
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2008
Airmen gather for a briefing at Blue Thunder during an exercise Oct. 3 to prepare to deployment operations. (Air Force photo by Jamie Pitcher) 'Excellent' inspection for Team Maxwell-Gunter
After 10 days of close scrutiny by the Air Education and Training Command inspector general and his team of more than 120 inspectors, Team Maxwell-Gunter received an "excellent" on the overall assessment. Air University received excellent ratings across the board, with each center scoring the same high marks, and the 42nd Air Base Wing also ranked
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2008
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