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Default Air Force Logo Reynolds named director of 448th CSW
Scott Reynolds, a member of the Senior Executive Service, embraced his continuing journey in the Air Force having recently assumed the position of director for the Oklahoma City Air Logistics Center's 448th Combat Sustainment Wing.    Having a father who served as a pilot and logistician in the Air Force, Mr. Reynolds said his goal was, and still
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2007
Lt. Gen. Norman Seip, the 12th Air Force and Air Forces Southern Commander, goes on-line via his new commander’s web forum to interact with 12th Air Force and AFSOUTH  Airmen. The general continues to make communication with Airmen a priority, and the launching of his new forum takes it to another level.
12th AF commander launces Web forum
Have you ever had a question or concern that you wanted to communicate directly to one of your senior leaders? Well here is your chance.    Lt. Gen. Norman Seip, the 12th Air Force and Air Forces Southern Commander, launched his new commander's web forum Friday designed to allow him direct, two-way communication with 12th Air Force and AFSOUTH
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2007
Teri Gary, Defense Supply Center Richmond's transformation liaison officer, and Shawn Tellers, Team Battelle supply chain management leader, review the F100 Engine Support Cell detailed cell design progress board to ensure supply chain management processes have been incorporated. Streamlined supply chain management ensures parts are located closer to the mechanic and are always available when needed. (Air Force photo by Paul Chalifoux)
Transformation Corner: DLA: an intregal partner in OC-ALC transformation effort
While visiting Tinker Air Force Base in 2004, Rear Adm. Michael J. Lyden, then Aviation Center commander for the Defense Logistics Agency, recognized a tremendous opportunity for DLA to contribute to the 76th Maintenance Wing's Transformation Program.    DLA supplies the nation's military services and several civilian agencies with the critical
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2007
Default Air Force Logo Officials warn against distractions while driving
Experts agree that multi-tasking while driving is a distraction.   Nearly one million vehicles on the road in the U.S. during daylight hours were operated by someone on a hand-held phone in 2005, according the latest National Highway Traffic Safety Administration statistics.    In Oklahoma, cell phone use was a contributing factor in 775 accidents
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2007
Default Air Force Logo Cell phone usage, seat belt non-usage punishment outlined
Driving a government owned vehicle or privately owned vehicle on an Air Force installation is a privilege granted by the installation commander.   Those who accept that privilege must comply with the laws and instructions governing motor vehicle operation and registration on the installation.    As part of the Department of Defense Joint Traffic
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2007
Col. Keith Weyenberg talks to the 747th Aircraft Sustainment Group July 24, moments after assuming leadership of the group during a traditional ceremony at the base theater. (Air Force photo by Dave Faytinger) New 747th ACSG commander excited to be part of Team Tinker
Col. Keith Weyenberg, a career acquisitions officer, said he is excited to lead the 747th Aircraft Sustainment Group.    Since assuming command of the group July 24, the colonel said he has several goals he'd like to accomplish and has a plan for action. Among the top of his list is stabilizing the utilization rates of aircraft and weapons systems.
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2007
Navy Petty Officer 2nd Class Kasey Bruce, Task Force 124, performs routine maintenance on an E-6B Mercury prior to its flight over Iraq. Petty Officer Bruce is deployed here from Tinker Air Force Base, Okla. (Photo by Senior Airman Clark Staehle) TACAMO mission evolves to support war operations
Some people might say you can't teach old dogs new tricks, but they've probably never met the Sailors who make up Task Force 124 in Baghdad, Iraq.    The men and women with the Navy who comprise the unit here fly and operate an E-6B Mercury in support of Soldiers, Sailors, Marines and Airmen on the ground in and around Baghdad.    "Our role here is
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2007
Default Air Force Logo Reveille starts the day off right
Etched in the threads of the fabric of our American Flag are the immigrants who built the country on faith, every mother who has received a cold flag instead of her child's warm embrace and countless others memorable events in the nation's history.    Because of events like these, each time the flag is raised, American pride should soar also.
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2007
Default Air Force Logo Riding the heat wave can be dangerous
As temperatures hover around the century mark, heat-related illnesses are a serious concern that cannot be taken lightly. Nearly 400 people a year die from heat exposure.    "Having a heat related illness can be prevented, yet many people are affected each year by the heat. Watching out for our wingman as well as yourself is the key in prevention,"
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2007
Senior Airman Susan M. VonArx Senior airman receives Air Force-level Aces High award
Senior Airman Susan M. VonArx, a customer service technician with the 72nd Comptroller Squadron, has been recognized by Secretary of the Air Force Financial Management as the August recipient of the "Aces High" award.    Airman VonArx arrived at Tinker in December 2003 where she was assigned to the Customer Service Section. She immediately excelled
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2007
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