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Default Air Force Logo Pro baseball player spends day as an Airman
Major League Baseball pitcher Al Leiter swapped his New York Mets uniform for an Air Force flight suit on Monday to became a McGuire boom operator for a day. While at McGuire, the left-hander who's played in three World Series and has 146 career wins, learned the ropes of refueling from Senior Airman Chardo Richardson and a KC-10 Extender aircrew
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Default Air Force Logo AMC people capture comm/info awards
Four Air Mobility Command people are among the winners of the Air Force's annual communications and information awards for 2003.The awards were announced by Lt. Gen. Tom Hobbins, Air Force Deputy Chief of Staff for Warfighting Integration.The AMC winners are:Tech. Sgt. Lisa S. Collins, Headquarters AMC, was named the Air Force Communications and
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Default Air Force Logo AMC people encouraged to circle the globe
Starting June 1 and continuing through August, Air Mobility Command personnel and their family members are encouraged to fly Around The World In Ninety Days."Around The World In Ninety Days, more commonly known as ATWIND, is AMC's summertime program wherein participants can win big prizes for participating in various activities at their base,"
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Default Air Force Logo New hangar doors to accommodate C-17 work

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Default Air Force Logo McGuire AFB receives new weapon system trainer
With the upcoming stand-down of the C-141 Starlifter and retirement of its training systems here, McGuire AFB begins a new phase in its aviation history with the C-17A Globemaster Aircrew Training System.The training system arrived at the C-17 simulator facility here May 19 and will be available to train aircrews and loadmasters later this year.One
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Default Air Force Logo AMC announces senior officer retirement, assignments
Air Mobility Command officials have announced the following senior officer retirement and assignments:Retirement:Col. Clarence J. Evans, director, Global Channel Operations Division, Tanker Airlift Control Center, Scott AFB, will retire effective Aug. 1.Assignments:Lt. Col. Thomas J. Dupre, chief, Budget Division, Directorate of Financial
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Default Air Force Logo AMC Airman sets deployed fuel record
(Photo by Senior Airman Wes Auldridge)
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Default Air Force Logo KC-135 helps rescue downed helo crew
On April 20, a KC-135 crew from the 380th Air Expeditionary Wing took off on what was supposed to be a routine air refueling mission over Iraq. Yet before even reaching their air refueling track, the crew heard a call they had to answer."Mayday, mayday!"An Army CH-47 Chinook carrying five people crash landed on the outskirts of Baghdad."We were
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Default Air Force Logo Deployed boom operator completes 100th combat mission
Completing 100 combat missions is a significant feat for any member of a flight crew. For Staff Sgt. Thomas Sinclair, deployed here with the 908th Expeditionary Air Refueling Squadron, this accomplishment was even more special as he became the first boom operator to achieve 100 combat missions by combining flight time in both the KC-135 and the
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Default Air Force Logo AMC announces senior officer assignments
Air Mobility Command officials have announced the following senior officer assignments:Col. David L. Doty, commander, 375th Aeromedical Evacuation Squadron, Scott AFB, will become commander, 341st Medical Group, Malmstrom AFB, Mont., effective in July.Lt. Col. Konnie M. Doyle, deputy command nurse, Office of the Command Surgeon, Headquarters AMC,
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