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Default Air Force Logo AMC officials announce senior officer assignment
Air Mobility Command officials have announced the following senior officer assignment:Col. Robert R. Allardice, Commander, 62nd Airlift Wing, McChord AFB, Wash., will become director of personnel, Headquarters Air Force Materiel Command, Wright-Patterson AFB, Ohio. 
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2004
Default Air Force Logo Charleston aircrew thinks fast during combat-zone emergency
C-17 aircrews on departure from Iraqi airfields are accustomed to being on the lookout for threats to the aircraft, but one Charleston AFB crew from the 16th Airlift Squadron had to wrestle with a threat from within the aircraft on a recent flight out of Northern Iraq.The Globemaster III was loaded with two AH-64H Apache helicopters and 27
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Default Air Force Logo Dover's total force keeps 'airlift motor' firing on all cylinders

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Default Air Force Logo Dover maintainer cashes in on award winning idea
A Dover reservist is $10,000 richer thanks to a suggestion that will save the Air Force millions of dollars each year.Master Sgt. Andrew Calvello, an aircraft engine mechanic supervisor with the 512th Component Maintenance Squadron, submitted the idea through the Innovative Development through Employee Awareness program.Sergeant Calvello's shop is
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2004
Default Air Force Logo Five generations keep proud tradition alive
His life was spent fighting for freedom; his own freedom and the freedom of a country not yet born.Not only did he give his life in prelude to revolution from a tyrannical king, he left a legacy that continues to serve this country's continuous fight to preserve freedom at home and abroad. And one of his descendents supports America's fight to
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Default Air Force Logo Charleston EOD troops help destroy Iraqi bombs
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Default Air Force Logo Deployed EOD airman named Charleston's best
Senior Airman William Senecal, NCO in charge of technical data and training with the 380th Expeditionary Civil Engineer Squadron explosive ordinance disposal flight here, was recently named the 2003 Airman of the Year for Charleston Air Force Base, S.C. Deployed here from the 437th Civil Engineer Squadron, Airman
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2004
Default Air Force Logo AMLOs turn Army, Marine airlift needs into reality
When Army and Marine units receive orders to deploy, a small group of Air Force officers are often called upon to turn their sister services' air mobility needs into reality.These representatives, known as Air Mobility Liaison Officers, are experienced rated officers permanently based with Army and Marine units around the world. They are tasked
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Default Air Force Logo Six AMC officers selected for first star
Six Air Mobility Command colonels were recently nominated by the President to the Senate for appointment to the grade of brigadier general. They are:Robert R. Allardice, commander, 62nd Airlift Wing, McChord AFB, Wash.Brooks L. Bash, commander, 437th Airlift Wing, Charleston AFB, S.C.Michael J. Basla, director of Communications and Information and
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2004
Default Air Force Logo AMC commander thanks staff for success, looks to future
The commander of U.S. Transportation Command and Air Mobility Command brought a message of thanks and a glimpse of the future to his AMC staff at a recent special town hall meeting.Gen. John W. Handy led off by thanking his team for "making mobility happen" in support of the Global War on Terrorism.He talked about his pride in the men and women of
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