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Default Air Force Logo 8th AF Command Chief visits
Command Chief Master Sgt. Todd Kabalan, the 8th Air Force command chief master sergeant, visited Whiteman this week to see the 509th Bomb Wing perform its mission first hand. Chief Kabalan is stationed at 8th Air Force Headquarters, Barksdale Air Force Base, La., and is the senior enlisted adviser to Lt. Gen. Robert Elder, 8th Air Force commander.
0 1/19
2007
Default Air Force Logo A day to reflect
All over the United States, people are preparing to celebrate the birthday of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. While the methods of celebration differ, the meaning and significance remain the same. Some will hold services while others may have ceremonies. There may be marches, speeches or songs. Yet in the end, Americans will take time to remember the
0 1/13
2007
Default Air Force Logo 325th WPS gets new commander
Lt. Col. Andrew Gebara, 325th Weapons Squadron commander, assumed command from Lt. Col. Glen VanHerck during a change-of-command ceremony Jan. 5. Below is a quick questionnaire to get know the new 325th WPS commander. Previous assignment: 325th WPS Director of Operations Time in service: 15 years Commissioning source: U.S. Naval Academy Hobbies:
0 1/13
2007
Default Air Force Logo Honor guard helps lay President Ford to rest
WASHINGTON -- It's what many Airmen work for, day in and day out -- the chance to actually do what they have been training for, and to carry out their mission to the fullest. For members of the Air Force Honor Guard here at Bolling Air Force Base, this is that day. These honor guardsmen helped the nation pay its final respects to former President
0 1/05
2007
Default Air Force Logo Air Force investing in greater lethality for B-2s
LANGLEY AIR FORCE BASE, Va. -- The Air Force isn't being stealthy about plans to upgrade its B-2 Spirit fleet; officials say the bomber will need numerous upgrades over its life span. Some upgrades are already complete, but others are planned years, even decades ahead, said Lt. Col. Brian Zembraski, 509th Bomb Wing director of staff at Whiteman Air
0 1/05
2007
Default Air Force Logo JNSI validates wing's readiness
The 509th Bomb Wing earned the highest possible rating from the Air Combat Command Inspector General team and the Defense Threat Reduction Agency during the six-day Joint Nuclear Surety Inspection that ended Monday. The JNSI is an intense event, said the ACC IG team chief. The inspection team was impressed by the wing's performance and would be
0 12/13
2006
Default Air Force Logo Special Delivery: Whiteman families receive holiday help with preparing Thanksgiving feast
Thanksgiving is traditionally a time for families to come together, enjoy a meal and create memories. Not all families are able to prepare a bountiful dinner due to financial or personal hardships. That's where the Whiteman Thanksgiving Food Baskets Program comes in. The food basket program helps of the 509th Bomb Wing and their families to make
0 11/27
2006
Default Air Force Logo Airmen helping Airmen
As Air Force Airmen, a critically important task we have each day is to find a way to help ourselves and other Airmen solve problems to get the job done. Where do you start? Start with helping yourself by taking care of your personal life and your family. Don't feel like you're alone, though; we have a large organization standing by to help you
0 11/22
2006
Default Air Force Logo ESOHCAMP assessment begins Monday
The Environment a l Safety and Occupational Health Compliance Assessment Management Program will conduct a base-wide assessment of Whiteman's compliance in 26 protocol areas including safety, occupational health and environmental regulations Monday through Friday. Under the new ESOHCAMP format, Air Combat Command Headquarters will send 11 qualified
0 11/22
2006
Default Air Force Logo Non "Airmen" fly Air Force's top bomber
Another page in B-2 history was written Oct. 23 when Royal Air Force pilot David Arthurton, 13th Bomb Squadron, and Navy Lt. Kelly Richards, 509th Operations Support Squadron, flew a three-hour sortie in the Spirit of Texas. This was the first time two non United States Air Force pilots flew in the same B-2 since the B-2s arrived at Whiteman in
0 11/03
2006
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