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Spring into shape Feel better, function better with the ‘Spring Into Shape’ Challenge
Learn how to feel and function better with Air Force Materiel Command’s Spring into Shape physical activity challenge.
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Default Air Force Logo AFMC Airmen, team among winners of 2017 AF nuclear deterrence operations awards
Air Force officials recently named the winners of the 2017 Nuclear Deterrence Operations Award and the Nuclear & Missile Operations Award.
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Pain medications can be dangerous opioids The Dangers of Opioid Pain Medications
Pain is the most common reason people seek medical treatment. According to the National Institutes of Health, more than 1 in 10 Americans have chronic pain or pain every day for the preceding three months. When used as directed by your physician, opioid medications safely help control acute pain, such as pain you experience after surgery. However,
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The view of the wash rack on the Edwards flight line through the Replacement Head-Up Display on an a C-17 Globemaster III. The Air Force is looking to see if the RHUD can supplant the legacy display with a newer, more capable version. (U.S. Air Force photo by Kyle Larson) Heads up: 418th FLTS wraps up new pilot display tests
The 418th Flight Test Squadron is finishing up tests on a new head-up display for the C-17 Globemaster III this week. The Air Force wants to see if the Replacement Head-Up Display (RHUD) can supplant the legacy display with a newer, more capable version. For the three-week test, the C-17 Integrated Test Team installed RHUDs on an Edwards C-17 for a
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New Horizons conference Small businesses help DOD solve big challenges
NEWTON, Mass. – Addressing the New Horizons conference here Feb. 28, the Air Force Materiel Command director for Small Business Programs spoke about the importance of small business for the defense community and the changes and trends she’s been seeing.“Small businesses are the underpinning of our nation,” said Farris Welsh. “Every large business
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Maj. Gen. Sarah Zabel, director of the Air Force’s Information Technology Acquisition Process Development office in the Pentagon, discusses a presentation titled “Air Force Journey to Agile Software Acquisition” Feb. 27 at the New Horizons conference, hosted by the Lexington-Concord Chapter of the Armed Forces Communications and Electronics Association in Newton, Mass. Agile conquers New Horizons
Often associated with software development, agile acquisition traces its roots to the private industry technology sector, where it evolved as a way to rapidly build, field, test and rebuild components and applications.
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Woodhouse speaks to Airmen Event honors past, present, future Airmen
The African-American and Black History Month Committee held an event at the Minuteman Commons here Feb. 22 that featured Airmen in times of war from the past, present and future.
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More C-130s coming to Robins! More C-130s coming to Robins!
The Navy’s C-130 programmed depot maintenance workload currently being done at Hill Air Force Base, Utah by the Ogden Air Logistics Complex will begin to transition to the Warner Robins Air Logistics Complex in June.
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Gail Forest Guidance, support play role in mentoring dynamics
WRIGHT-PATTERSON AIR FORCE BASE, Ohio -- I have had several mentors during various stages of my career, and because of my own experiences I know it is important to have a mentor and to be a mentor.  The purpose of a mentor is not to tell someone what to do or how to do it, but to provide a supportive environment for the mentee to accomplish his or
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AFMC Health and Wellness AFMC promotes wellness screening campaign
During the month of February, Air Force Materiel Command is launching its “Do You Know Your Numbers” wellness screening campaign. The purpose of the campaign is to raise awareness of the importance of knowing your numbers to help prevent chronic diseases such diabetes, hypertension, and cardiovascular disease.
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