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  • EOD: Herk Nation ambassadors across Arkansas

    The Explosive Ordnance Disposal team at Little Rock Air Force Base completes countless hours of training and faces ample challenges in order to provide support to not only the base, but also to the entire state of Arkansas.
  • Virtual reality training started with a vision

    One day, Tech. Sgt. Luis Gomez Duque sat in the back of a classroom doing an instructor observation and heard the instructor say “if you could see this, it would make more sense.” So Gomez opened his computer and created a virtual scenario for the instructor to show his students. From there, his desire to provide students realistic training scenarios that blend the classroom portion of training with the field portion of training resulted in the 423rd Mobility Training Squadron’s first virtual reality tools for the Expeditionary Center’s mobile Aerial Port Expediter course.
  • 314th AW: How LRAFB became 'Home of Herk Nation'

    The C-130 has heritage dating back to World War II when the C-47 Skytrain was used to airlift supplies to troops during the war. Lessons learned from the C-47 informed the design of what would become the C-130. Almost 80 years later and after constant improvements to the airframe, the Herk is still being utilized for numerous missions across the Air Force and around the world.
  • IPE supervisor sets standard for Airmen

    To an average person, managing a supply warehouse worth nearly $9 million of individual protective equipment, as well as securing and deploying an armory worth $2.1 million, and supervising 14 Airmen every day would be seemingly impossible – but not for one Airman.
  • Mobility Airmen key to successful satellite launch

    Thanks in part to mobility Airmen from Travis AFB, the Advanced Extremely High Frequency-5 communications satellite was launched into space Aug. 8 from Cape Canaveral Air Force Station, Florida.
  • Emerging technology may save Airmen’s lives

    Emerging technology may save Airmen’s live
  • Economist to address the economy’s impact on defense logistics at National Defense Transportation Association-U.S. Transportation Command Fall Meeting

    Dr. Tim Mullaly, chief economist, FedEx Corporate Economics Department is slated to be one of five keynote speakers at the National Defense Transportation Association-U.S. Transportation Command Fall Meeting, Oct. 7 to 10, 2019, at Union Station in St. Louis, Missouri
  • AMC Commander directs temporary removal of 123 C-130s from service

    Gen. Maryanne Miller, Air Mobility Command commander, ordered the temporary removal of 123 of 450 Total Force C-130 Hercules from service on Aug. 7, after atypical cracks were discovered on the lower center wing joint or “rainbow fitting” during programmed depot maintenance.
  • AMC commander, command chief visit JB Charleston

    Gen. Maryanne Miller, commander of Air Mobility Command, and Chief Master Sgt. Terrence Greene, AMC command chief master sergeant, visited Joint Base Charleston, July 29 to August 1.
  • Air Force releases officer instructor and recruiting special duty candidate lists

    The release of the candidate lists is the next significant milestone in the Air Force’s initiative to transform the officer talent management process used to fill education, training and recruiting positions.
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