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Members from the 509th Medical Group pose for a group photo for Nurse Appreciation Week at Whiteman Air Force Base, Mo., May 05, 2015. Nurses and medical technicians work behind the scenes ordering renewing medicine, reading communicating test results and relaying providing health information and education to patients. Doctors, nurses and medical technicians work together to ensure patient health improves. For most, inspiration to take care of people stems from prior experience and history. (U.S. Air Force Base photo by Senior Airman Keenan Berry/Released) Celebrating Nurse Appreciation Week
National Nurses Day is celebrated annually on May 6 to raise awareness of the important role nurses play in society. It marks the beginning of National Nurses Week, which ends on May 12, the birthday of Florence Nightingale.National Nurses Week was first witnessed in October 1954, anniversary century from Nightingale's mission during the Crimea
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Lt. Gen. Stephen Wilson, Air Force Global Strike Command commander, answers questions on the command’s mission and investment in improving the command’s culture as part of a panel during a strategic deterrence symposium, May 5, 2015, at the University of Central Missouri in Warrensburg, Missouri. Senior leaders from USSTRATCOM, Air Force Global Strike Command and U.S. Submarine Forces discussed the state of current and future nuclear deterrence forces. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Joel Pfiester/Released) Nuclear leaders share current, future state of deterrence
Top leaders from U.S. Strategic Command, Air Force Global Strike Command and U.S. Submarine Forces shared the state of current and future nuclear deterrence forces May 5, during the Strategic Deterrent Coalition's symposium at the University of Central Missouri in Warrensburg, Missouri."Strategic deterrence in the 21st century is a topic that's so
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Retired Chief Master Sgt. Keith Brown, center, presents his original artwork to 131st Bomb Wing leadership, Feb. 8, 2015.  Brown designed the illustration of the B-2 “Spirit of Missouri” especially for the 131st Bomb Wing, to commemorate the dedication of the bomber to the Missouri Air National Guard.  Pictured from left to right: Chief Master Sgt. Paul Carney, 131st Bomb Wing command chief, Col. Michael Francis, 131st Bomb Wing commander, Brown, Col. Kenneth Eaves, 131st Bomb Wing vice commander, and Col. Michael Jurries, 131st Mission Support Group commander.  (U.S. Air National Guard photo by Tech. Sgt. Traci Payne) Retired Missouri Air Guard Chief Gives Art 'Wings'
What does it take to make military aircraft fly?  The answer that Keith Brown gives today, as an artist, differs dramatically from what he'd have told you years ago as a flight dispatcher in the Missouri Air National Guard."Some are fast, some are slow, some are heavy," said Brown of the various military aircraft he's rendered over the years.  "To
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U.S. Air Force Master Sgt. Dennis Caldwell Jr. (right) poses with Master Sgt. Josef Albert, Airman Leadership School commandant, after being notified of his selection for a developmental special duty at Whiteman Air Force Base, Mo., April 24, 2015.  Caldwell is slated to become the newest Whiteman ALS commandant. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Alexandra Longfellow/Released) Developmental special duty recipients named

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Lewis, a 13 year-old Bald Eagle, visits Whiteman Air Force Base, Mo., April 23, 2015, for a re-enlistment ceremony. Lewis flew at the St. Louis Cardinals opening day at Busch Stadium. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Alexandra M. Longfellow/Released) Let freedom ring

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Senior Airman Christopher Croxton, 509th Logistics Readiness Squadron fuels lab technician, performs bottle method at Whiteman Air Force Base, Mo., April 22, 2015. This test provides a means to quantify the amount of articulate matter present in fuel. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Keenan Berry/Released) Getting fueled for the mission
When pilots prepare to take off, they know one thing above all: there's a full tank of gas. The 509th Logistics Readiness Squadron's fuel management flight takes pride in ensuring all aircraft and vehicles receive the proper fuel and required amount to fulfill the mission. This key resource enables airmen around the installation to complete their
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Tech. Sgt. Gina Scott, 90th Missile Wing Security Forces Squadron NCO in-charge of resource protection, F.E. Warren Air Force Base, Wyoming, discusses ways to help foster a more resilient Air Force with her team members on Barksdale Air Force Base, La., April 1, 2015. Around 20 Airmen from Air Force Global Strike Command, numbered air forces and wings, formed a Resiliency Tiger Team here. (U.S. Air Force photo/Senior Airman Joseph A. Pagán Jr.) Global Strike Airmen join forces, discuss resiliency
Airmen from Air Force Global Strike Command, and its numbered air forces and wings formed a Resiliency Tiger Team here, March 31 to April 1.Created to empower Global Strike Airmen, the Resiliency Tiger Team provides an outlet for airmen to voice their ideas on combatting real life issues with realistic resiliency techniques. Ultimately, the team
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Firefighters of the 509th Civil Engineer Squadron at Whiteman Air Force Base, Mo. April 2, 2015. The exercise is held monthly to ensure Airmen are familiar with fire procedures (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Jovan Banks/Released) Tame the flame: Firefighters conduct fire pit training

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U.S. Air Force members perform sit-ups during a fitness assessment at Whiteman Air Force Base, Mo., April 7, 2015. PT test are done to ensure military personnel are in top physical condition to carry out strategic military operations. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Keenan Berry/Released)  Breaking a sweat at the fitness center
When you first walk into the fitness center, you can hear sounds of equipment and enthusiasm echoing throughout the facility. People perform heart pumping, adrenaline rushing and sweat breaking exercises in order to maintain fitness standards and achieve set goals. Intense facial expressions are made as sweat from hard work and motivation descends
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Default Air Force Logo AF realigns B-1, LRS-B under Air Force Global Strike Command
The Secretary and Chief of Staff of the Air Force have directed the realignment of the Air Force's B-1 bomber fleets and Long Range Strike-Bomber program from Air Combat Command to Air Force Global Strike Command, effective Oct. 1.The move will realign the Air Force's core mission of global strike and all of the service's bombers under a unified
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