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Operations Veterans Rising volunteers beautify the exterior of the Warrensburg Veterans Home, Mo., April 15, 2017. The Operation Veterans Rising is a non-profit organization created to help veterans and their families rise up from their daily struggles through a variety of financial aid programs.  (U.S. Air Force photo/ Senior Airman Danielle Quilla) Operation Veterans Rising
As the sun rose on a Saturday, before the kids were awake for morning cartoons, five volunteers from Whiteman Air Force Base, Missouri, decided to make a difference. Braving the chilly air and hundreds of pounds of landscaping mulch, they had one thought in mind: to give back to the veterans who once served this great nation.
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Members of Team Whiteman assigned to the 509th Medical Group are featured during National Nurse's Week at Whiteman Air Force Base, Mo., May 9, 2017. From May 6 to 12, Whiteman is highlighting officer, enlisted and civilian medical service providers who readily provide medicine, health education and care to patients. Medical technicians support various health care career fields and all work together to provide vital treatment to those in need. Team Whiteman celebrates National Nurse's Week

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Members of Team Whiteman participate in various activities during a mock deployment, known as Operation Spirit, held at Whiteman Air Force Base, Mo., May 6, 2017. Participants had the opportunity to go through the deployment center line, pose for a photo in front of a B-2 Spirit, and advance to the obstacle course, where they also had the opportunity to get hands-on learning about several units on base. (U.S. Air Force photos by Airman 1st Class Jazmin Smith) Operation Spirit: Stealth Samurai
Camouflage face paint, check. Dog tags, check. Uniform of the day, check. The youth of Whiteman Air Force Base, Missouri, were ready for Operation Spirit: Stealth Samurai.On May 6, 2017, the Airman and Family Readiness Center hosted a mock deployment for 200 members of Team Whiteman, particularly children ages 5 - 17, geared toward reducing the
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Default Air Force Logo Weekly commander's message
Greetings, Team Whiteman! Last Saturday was an exciting day! In the morning, several hundred of our youngest teammates reported for duty as part of Operation Spirit. This AFGSC Year of the Family event provided our military-connected children with a glimpse at what their parents experience when they deploy down range. Hosted by our Airman & Family Readiness Center and made possible by numerous volunteers, Operation Spirit was a huge success and it was great to see so many of you enjoying the day with your families … thanks to everyone who made this annual event possible!
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Brig. Gen. James F. Mackey, Mobilization Assistant to the Director of Operations, Joint Base Langley-Eustis, Virginia, addresses the audience during a promotion ceremony for the 442d Fighter Wing commander at Whiteman Air Force Base, Mo., May 6, 2017. Mackey is a former vice commander of the 442d FW and former 442d Operations Group commander. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Missy Sterling) Wing Commander pins on first star
Family, friends and service members gathered to celebrate with Brig. Gen. Brian K. Borgen, the 442d Fighter Wing commander, during his promotion ceremony May 6, 2017 at Whiteman Air Force Base, Missouri.
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Stephanie Shipwash, a graduate assistant at the University of Central Missouri, maneuvers around the campus with her service dog, Gabbie, in Warrensburg, Mo., April 20, 2017. Gabbie came from a local non-profit organization, called Warriors’ Best Friend, which trains rescue dogs exclusively to help veterans who separated from the military with post-traumatic stress disorder or traumatic brain injury. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Jazmin Smith) Fighting for freedom: Service dogs help survivors overcome limitations
Like many others during the school year, Stephanie Shipwash, a graduate assistant at the University of Central Missouri, can be seen maneuvering around the masses on campus, with one little difference. Steadfast at her side throughout the day, with a brindle coat and bright eyes peeled, is a service dog named Gabbie.
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Members of Team Whiteman met current Kansas City Chiefs players, ambassadors, cheerleaders, and the mascot, KC Wolf, during the 2017 Draft Day event at Whiteman Air Force Base, Mo., April 29, 2017. From setting up the festivities in 5 Bay and Hangar 52 to providing security and medical readiness, more than 100 volunteers ensured the event was a success. A little rain can’t dampen spirits on Draft Day
More than 1,750 people braved the rain to attend the Kansas City Chiefs Draft Day Event at Whiteman Air Force Base, Missouri, April 29, 2017. Throughout the day, families were able to meet current Chiefs' players, ambassadors, cheerleaders, and the mascot, KC Wolf. Free stacks of pizza and a canoe filled with soda and water were provided to help
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U.S. Air Force Staff Sgt. Daniel Phelps, a laboratory technician assigned to the 509th Medical Support Squadron, tests a throat swab for strep using a rapid strep testing kit at Whiteman Air Force Base, Mo., April 19, 2017. Technicians work hand-in-hand with primary care physicians to provide patients with a proper diagnosis and treatment. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Jazmin Smith) Whiteman AFB celebrates lab week
U.S. Air Force Staff Sgt. Daniel Phelps, a laboratory technician assigned to the 509th Medical Support Squadron, tests a throat swab for strep using a rapid strep testing kit at Whiteman Air Force Base, Mo., April 19, 2017. Technicians work hand-in-hand with primary care physicians to provide patients with a proper diagnosis and treatment. (U.S.
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U.S. Air Force Chief Master Sgt. Darron Hunter, the 509th Maintenance Group (MXG) superintendent, performs pre-flight checks on a B-2 Spirit and signals to the mission commander that he is clear and free to move to the runway at Whiteman Air Force Base, Mo., April 24, 2017. During Hunter’s first assignment at Whiteman, he served as the dedicated crew chief (DCC) on the Spirit of Kitty Hawk, tail number 93-1086, from 2000 to 2002, before moving into Quality Assurance and Production for another seven years. In 2015, Hunter returned to the 509th as the MXG superintendent, bringing his career full circle before retiring. For one last farewell, Hunter once more performed the role of the DCC for his old aircraft, "1086." (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Jazmin Smith) MXG chief brings career full circle during one last farewell to 1086
U.S. Air Force Chief Master Sgt. Darron Hunter, the 509th Maintenance Group (MXG) superintendent, performs pre-flight checks on a B-2 Spirit and signals to the mission commander that he is clear and free to move to the runway at Whiteman Air Force Base, Mo., April 24, 2017. During Hunter’s first assignment at Whiteman, he served as the dedicated
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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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