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Chief Master Sgt. of the Air Force Kaleth O. Wright  is the 18th chief master sergeant appointed to the highest noncommissioned officer position. (U.S. Air Force/Scott M. Ash) 18th CMSAF: The Airman behind the stripes
Growing up with five other siblings, Chief Master Sgt. of the Air Force Kaleth O. Wright said he had a very loving home. However, living in poor neighborhoods and moving from place to place presented trials. In his own words, they were, ‘humble beginnings.’
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The Air Force Reserve celebrated 20 years as a major command on Feb. 17, 2017. On that date 20 years ago Air Force Chief of Staff Gen. Ronald R. Fogleman presided over a ceremony in Washington, D.C., that established Air Force Reserve Command as the Air Force’s ninth major command. Prior to that date, the Reserve functioned as a field operating agency or a separate operating agency. 
AF Reserve celebrates 20th anniversary as major command
The Air Force Reserve is celebrating 20 years as a major command this month. On Feb. 17, 1997, Air Force Chief of Staff Gen. Ronald R. Fogleman presided over a ceremony in Washington, D.C., that established Air Force Reserve Command as the Air Force’s ninth major command. Prior to that date, the Reserve functioned as a field operating agency or a separate operating agency.
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Default Air Force Logo Change allows Citizen Airmen to serve throughout pregnancy
A recent change to Air Force policy now allows pregnant members of the Air Force Reserve on active duty support orders to serve throughout their pregnancy.
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2017
Default Air Force Logo AF responds to hiring freeze
The Air Force is working with the Defense Department to provide additional guidance on the federal civilian hiring freeze implemented Jan. 23.
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2017
Default Air Force Logo Tank Buster: A-10 Thunderbolt II
The A-10 Thunderbolt II aircraft has served in a close-air support role for the Air Force since 1977. Over the years it has earned many nicknames. This video demonstrates why it is rightfully called “Tank Buster.”
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2017
U.S. Air Force Chief Master Sgt. Kellie Askew, 442d Aircraft Maintenance Squadron deputy superintendent, presents his mother and granddaughter flowers during his promotion ceremony at Whiteman Air Force Base, Missouri, Jan. 7, 2017. Askew left active-duty in 1996 and joined the Air Force Reserve unit at Hill AFB, Utah. (U.S. Air Force photo/Senior Airman Missy Sterling) 442d AMXS gains new chief
U.S. Air Force Chief Master Sgt. Kellie Askew, 442d Aircraft Maintenance Squadron deputy superintendent, presents his mother and granddaughter flowers during his promotion ceremony at Whiteman Air Force Base, Missouri, Jan. 7, 2017. Askew left active-duty in 1996 and joined the Air Force Reserve unit at Hill AFB, Utah. (U.S. Air Force photo/Senior
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U.S. Air Force Col. James Brock, 442d Maintenance Group commander, addresses the men and women of the 442d Fighter Wing during the non-commissioned officer and senior NCO induction ceremony at Whiteman Air Force Base, Missouri, Jan. 7, 2017. Brock congratulated the incoming NCOs and SNCOs on their promotions and thanked them for their dedication to the unit. (U.S. Air Force photo/Senior Airman Missy Sterling) 442d MXG inducts new NCOs, SNCOs
U.S. Air Force Col. James Brock, 442d Maintenance Group commander, addresses the men and women of the 442d Fighter Wing during the non-commissioned officer and senior NCO induction ceremony at Whiteman Air Force Base, Missouri, Jan. 7, 2017. Brock congratulated the 442d MXG for being named the 2016 Outstanding MXG in the Air Force Reserve Command.
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Sam Lane dreaming about taking on the world and education at age 7 or 8. (Courtesy photo/Tech. Sgt. Samantha Lane) The Formula:The Distributive Property of Achievement
I have tested a formula...motivation plus education multiplied by consistency and capital equals achievement, period. Regardless of your socioeconomic status, if you are motivated enough to accomplish your targets and take the time to acquire the necessary skill set you can do anything.
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2017
Departing commander in chief, President Barack Obama, salutes the troops during an armed forces full honor farewell ceremony at Joint Base Myer-Henderson Hall, Va., Jan. 4, 2017. Service members from across the services took part in the event, which included Defense Secretary Ash Carter and the chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, Marine Corps Gen. Joe Dunford. Senior defense leaders thanked Obama for his accomplishments over the past eight years in protecting the nation and supporting the military. Army photo by Pvt. Gabriel A. Silva Defense Leaders Salute Obama at Armed Forces Farewell Ceremony
Defense Secretary Ash Carter and Marine Corps Gen. Joe Dunford, chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, hosted the armed forces full honor review farewell ceremony for President Barack Obama at Joint Base Myer-Henderson Hall, Virginia.
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2017
Stockings hang above a fireplace Dec. 23, 2016, in Valdosta, Ga. In the spirit of Christmas, the family of Airman 1st Class Janiqua P. Robinson, 23d Wing photojournalist, decorated their stockings and hung them by the chimney with care, hoping that Santa Claus would soon be there. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Janiqua P. Robinson) Making your presence a present
From decorating stockings, to buying and wrapping gifts, it’s so easy to get caught up in the hustle and bustle of countless things we have to complete during the holidays that we forget to be present.
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