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Freeze the Gain Campaign AFMC promotes Freeze the Gain to prevent metabolic syndrome
WRIGHT-PATTERSON AIR FORCE BASE, Ohio – During the holiday season, Air Force Materiel Command will promote its Freeze the Gain Challenge. Civilian Health Promotion Services will conduct the challenge, and will be offering educational briefings to the workforce on how to reduce their risk for developing metabolic syndrome.Metabolic syndrome is not a
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Default Air Force Logo Commentary: Take a mindful approach to your personal happiness
WRIGHT-PATTERSON AIR FORCE BASE, Ohio -- The subject of "mindfulness" is getting a lot of press, which may raise the question, "Where does it fit in my life?" Mindfulness is being fully aware of where you are and what you’re doing, not overly reactive or overwhelmed by what’s going on around you.  The opposite of mindfulness is "absent-mindedness,"
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Sun, wind and clouds surround the long range radar radome at the top of Towak Mountain, Cape Romanzof, Alaska, on Sep. 26, 2017. The weather is the biggest factor that affects team members ability to accomplish their maintenance mission. (U.S. Air Force photo by Alex R. Lloyd) Depot field team braves Alaska weather to perform radome maintenance
For most of us, getting to work means waking up, showering, maybe some breakfast, then dealing with traffic on a drive of 30 minute or less, and finally, waiting in a long line at a base entrance. For 10 plastic fabricator inspectors in the 309th Electronics Maintenance Group, it’s anything but normal when they leave home for work. These highly skilled workers are responsible for maintaining mission critical radar radomes around the world.
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Gen. Benjamin Oliver Davis Jr. Commentary: Undaunted
WRIGHT-PATTERSON AIR FORCE BASE, Ohio -- Often times our destiny is unknown to us as we embark upon the journey of life. The key to discovering our destiny is living life “undaunted.” An undaunted life is one that represents tenacity, drive, optimism, hope, and determination, to name a few. We should not give up on our dreams, even in the face of
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AFMC Avoiding Burnout Campaign AFMC promotes avoiding job burnout awareness
WRIGHT-PATTERSON AIR FORCE BASE, Ohio -- During the fall months, Air Force Materiel Command will promote its Avoiding Job Burnout Awareness Campaign. The goal of the campaign is to inform the AFMC workforce about how to avoid job burnout, and what you can do when your job begins to affect your health and happiness. Even if you love your job, it’s
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Gen. Ellen M. Pawlikowski, Air Force Materiel Command commander, and Troy Tingey, American Federation of Government Employees Council 214 president, add their signatures to the Master Labor Agreement during a signing ceremony at Headquarters Air Force Materiel Command Aug. 23, 2017. (U.S. Air Force photo/Michelle Gigante) Labor meeting marks beginning of new contract cycle
Leaders gathered to reaffirm their partnership and mutual goals by signing a new Master Labor Agreement during the annual Joint National Labor Management meeting Aug. 23, 2017, at Headquarters Air Force Materiel Command.
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n/a Joint partnership leads to successful swirl distortion testing
An AEDC test team and members of the U.S. Air Force Academy (USAFA) initiated a project in 2011 at the Academy’s F109 turbofan test facility applying swirl distortion to the determination of engine response in terms of aeromechanics, operability and performance.In June of this year, the AEDC test team returned to the F109 test facility and
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Brig. Gen. Stacey T. Hawkins, incoming Ogden Air Logistics Complex commander, addresses guests during the change of command ceremony at Hill Air Force Base, Utah, Aug. 31. Hawkins is a 26-year Air Force veteran and came from Scott AFB, Illinois, where he served as director of logistics, engineering and force protection for Air Mobility Command since May 2015. (U.S. Air Force photo by Todd Cromar) Hill AFB welcomes new Ogden ALC commander
Brig. Gen. Stacey Hawkins became the new Ogden Air Logistics Complex commander at Hill Air Force Base during a change of command ceremony here Aug. 31.
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Duplex housing at Peterson Air Force Base, Colorado, features rooftop solar panels. The homes are part of the Air Force Housing Privatization program portfolio, which is managed by the Air Force Civil Engineer Center. (U.S. Air Force photo/Carole Chiles Fuller) Living on-base or off, Air Force highly recommends renters insurance
JOINT BASE SAN ANTONIO-LACKLAND AIR FORCE BASE, Texas -- Airmen and their families leasing or renting housing on or off the installation need to be aware of the importance of renters insurance.Unforeseen fires, floods, theft or accidents can occur in anyone’s residence and Airmen need to understand the importance of protecting their families from
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Airman 1st Class Colby Morin Airman accepts Marine Corps challenge
Airman 1st Class Colby Morin, a member of the 66th Security Forces Squadron, volunteered to attend the U.S. Marine Corps’ Lance Corporal Seminar during a deployment to Southeast Asia.
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