AMC announces 2003 airfield operations awards

SCOTT AIR FORCE BASE, ILL. -- Air Mobility Command officials recently announced the winners of the command's annual airfield operations awards.

The AMC winners and nominees to the air staff competition are:


Airfield Operations Flight Complex of the Year:

436th Operations Support Squadron, Dover AFB, Del.


Air Traffic Control awards:

Ray Hardin ATC Facility of the Year: 375th OSS, Scott AFB

Col. Derrel Dempsey Officer of the Year: Capt. James Donelson Jr., 375th OSS, Scott AFB

Air Traffic Control Enlisted Manager of the Year: Master Sgt. Bruce Mason, 305th OSS, McGuire AFB, NJ.

Air Traffic Control Watch Supervisor of the Year: Tech. Sgt. Shawn Child, 436th OSS, Dover AFB

Air Traffic Controller of the Year: Senior Airman Richard Mansure III, 305th OSS, McGuire AFB

Air Traffic Control Training Achievement: Staff Sgt. Martin Hanks, 375th OSS, Scott AFB


Airfield Management awards:

Airfield Management Facility of the Year: 89th OSS, Andrews AFB, Md.

Airfield Management Supervisor (civilian) of the Year: Gary Malone, 89th OSS, Andrews AFB

Airfield Management Senior NCO of the year: Master Sgt. Kimberly Trone, 60th OSS, Travis AFB, Calif.

Airfield Management NCO of the Year: Tech. Sgt. Samuel Franklin Jr., 60th OSS, Travis AFB

Airfield Management Airman of the Year: Airman 1st Class Krystal Rankin, 375th OSS, Scott AFB

Airfield Management Journeyman/Technician (civilian) of the Year: Harry Miller, 43rd OSS, Pope AFB, N.C.

Airfield Management Training Achievement: Staff Sgt. Heather Haney, 319th OSS, Grand Forks AFB, N.D.