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Default Air Force Logo Tips from Whiteman defenders
At Whiteman, we are a team and being part of a team means looking out for the safety of one another – on and off base. In order to help ensure our members and their families are protected, below are some helpful tips and key facts to know from our Defenders. These tips will help you and your loved ones stay safe, and they also provide information regarding Privately Owned Firearms.
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Members of the youth center display their Public Health Week arts and crafts activity at Whiteman Air Force Base, Mo., April 5, 2017. The public health technicians used the activity to educate the youth about the importance of hand washing to prevent the spread of diseases. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Danielle Quilla) 509th MDOS Public Health Week
During Public Health Week 2017 the Whiteman public health technicians focused on three main topics to spread health awareness to the base populace: entomology, handwashing and food safety.
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U.S. Air Force Capt. Bill Harris, the 509th Security Forces Squadron logistics officer in charge, center right, receives a Whiteman Company Grade Officer Council (CGOC) Bars and Stars award from members of the CGOC and Col. Mark Ely, the 509th Bomb Wing vice commander, at Whiteman Air Force Base, Mo., April 7, 2017. Harris consistently engaged with his troops and provided them with the resources needed to cope with the loss of a fellow Airman. He also organized his section to provide a weapons and vehicle demonstration to 13 kids from the youth center as part of a local outreach event. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Jazmin Smith) Capt. Harris awarded CGOC Bars and Stars award
U.S. Air Force Capt. Bill Harris, the 509th Security Forces Squadron logistics officer in charge, center right, receives a Whiteman Company Grade Officer Council (CGOC) Bars and Stars award from members of the CGOC and Col. Mark Ely, the 509th Bomb Wing vice commander, at Whiteman Air Force Base, Mo., April 7, 2017. Harris consistently engaged with
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2017
Whiteman AFB App Icon New WAFB app: ready for download
Have you ever wondered what's really happening on base? Ever felt like you couldn't locate a phone number? Tired of having to search through numerous webpages to find information?
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2017
Whiteman AFB Draft Day 2017 Flyer Everything to know for the WAFB Draft Day on April 29
What you need to know for the Whiteman Air Force Base Draft Day event.
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2017
Airmen with the 509th and 131st Logistics Readiness Squadrons load a KC-10 Extender aircraft with 70 pallets of food in support of Convoy of Hope at Whiteman Air Force Base, Mo., April 1, 2017. More than 84,000 pounds of fortified rice and soy protein were convoyed in an initiative to feed more than 65,000 children in Haiti. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Jovan Banks) Convoy of Hope: Humanitarian Relief
The Airmen of the 509th Logistics Readiness Squadron (LRS) are prepared to execute strategic deterrence, global strike and combat support … anytime, anywhere. However, the LRS Airmen also get the privilege to help execute humanitarian relief efforts whenever called upon. In March 2017, the Airmen of the 509th LRS in combination with our Air National Guard mission partners at the 131st LRS led the way for a specific humanitarian relief effort called Convoy of Hope.
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2017
Members of Team Whiteman celebrate the Month of the Military Child during a carnival sponsored by the Defense Commissary Agency at Whiteman Air Force Base, Mo., April 1, 2017. Throughout the month of April, the community has the opportunity to recognize military children and youth for their bravery, character and resilience. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Jazmin Smith) Team Whiteman celebrates Month of the Military Child
Members of Team Whiteman celebrate the Month of the Military Child during a carnival sponsored by the Defense Commissary Agency at Whiteman Air Force Base, Mo., April 1, 2017. Throughout the month of April, the community has the opportunity to recognize military children and youth for their bravery, character and resilience. (U.S. Air Force photo
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2017
U.S. Air Force Senior Airman Alex Knowles, a weather forecaster assigned to the 509th Operations Support Squadron, studies a severe weather outbreak to see if and how it will impact base operations at Whiteman Air Force Base, Mo., March 28, 2017. All forecasters are educated in a broad spectrum of natural sciences and are current on forecast techniques, tactical equipment and data analysis. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Jazmin Smith) Cloudy with a chance of stealth
Weather is warming up, rivers are filling and local wild flowers are blooming. It’s time to start making outdoor plans – if only it would stop raining. There’s nothing that will change the forces of Mother Nature; however, having the information to plan around her moods can make a huge difference in how the day goes. Whether it is providing lightning notifications for Airmen on the flightline or briefing the group commanders about impacts to the installation, the 509th Operations Support Squadron (OSS) weather flight personnel take on the role of global forecasters.
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2017
During a recent message to Airmen, Chief Master Sgt. of the Air Force Kaleth O. Wright addresses Airmen about the responsibility that every Airman has to stop sexual assault. (Courtesy photo) Stopping Sexual Assault – Not Just in April
The truth is, the vast majority of Airmen we serve alongside have never – and will never – sexually assault another person in their lifetime. Let me say it again for the people in the back – the vast majority of our Airmen HAVE NEVER and WILL NEVER harm another person. Hard stop.
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2017
U.S. Air Force 2nd Lt. Seth Gammon, second from left, an intel analyst assigned to the 509th Operations Support Squadron, receives a Whiteman Company Grade Officer Council (CGOC) Bars and Stars award from members of the CGOC and Col. Mark Ely, far right, the 509th Bomb Wing vice commander, at Whiteman Air Force Base, Mo., March 13, 2017. Gammon implemented an internal briefing program within the intelligence flight to inform Airmen of enemy threats and to improve the briefing skills of the intelligence personnel. He also manages the fitness program for his squadron where he facilitated the execution of 27 quarterly mock assessment tests to improve passing scores and rates. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Jazmin Smith) 2nd Lt. Gammon receives CGOC Bars and Stars Award
U.S. Air Force 2nd Lt. Seth Gammon, second from left, an intel analyst assigned to the 509th Operations Support Squadron, receives a Whiteman Company Grade Officer Council (CGOC) Bars and Stars award from members of the CGOC and Col. Mark Ely, far right, the 509th Bomb Wing vice commander, at Whiteman Air Force Base, Mo., March 13, 2017. Gammon
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