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    The Gerrity Fitness and Sports Center is open 4:30 a.m. to 1 a.m. weekdays, 9 a.m. to 9 p.m. Saturdays, 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. Sundays and 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. holidays. Bldg. 3705 Fitness Center hours are 5:30 a.m. to 6 p.m. weekdays. Tinker Fitness Center, Bldg. 216, is open 5:30 a.m. to 8 p.m. weekdays. Fitness Center West's hours are 9:30 a.m. to 5 p.m.

    Intramural 5K Run    Gerrity Fitness and Sports Center will host a 5K Intramural Run starting at 8 a.m. Feb. 23 at the Hill Conference Center. Call 734-5607 for more information or submit name, gender and unit to    Military National Softball Tournament    The United States Olympic Committee's National Governing Body
  • 18th AF commander speaks at Tinker Senior Leaders Forum

    Maj. Gen. James Hawkins spoke Feb. 13 at the Tinker Senior Leaders Forum. More than 50 senior military and civilian leaders attended the event at the Oklahoma City Air Logistics Center.    The event, an initiative by Maj. Gen. Loren Reno, OC-ALC commander, is the first of several throughout the year. The purpose is to expose senior Tinker leaders
  • OC-ALC deactivates 776th MXSS, becomes DLA Oklahoma City

    The 776th Maintenance Support Squadron deactivated and was reactivated as the Defense Logistics Agency Oklahoma City during a ceremony at the Tinker Club Feb. 8.    The deactivation/activation, which technically took place Feb. 3, was the culmination of months of hard work to transfer the 776th MXSS to DLA as part of the 2005 Base Realignment and
  • Old Hruskocy Gate closing Tuesday

    Hruskocy Gate (Gate 7, at Interstate 40 and Industrial Boulevard) will permanently close Tuesday.    Turnbull Gate (Gate 3, at 29th Street and "A" Avenue) will operate with Hruskocy Gate hours from Feb. 19 through April 4.    Contractors will be on site finishing the road to New Hruskocy, demolishing Old Hruskocy Guard Shack and moving the fence
  • National Engineers Week: Event geared toward recruiting new generation, praising existing engineers

    National Engineers Week kicks off Feb. 17.    The annual event, which was established by the National Society of Professional Engineers in 1951, is geared toward attracting a younger generation of engineers and praising those already in the field. At Tinker, the Oklahoma City Air Logistics Center Engineering Directorate will host area high school
  • Airfield changes to take effect first of March

    Airfield Management personnel conducted several briefings last week concerning the new forthcoming changes to the current "flightline driving program". Mr. Don Lott, Airfield Manager, announced that the effective date for implementation will be March 1. Until then he stressed to everyone that the current flightline driving procedures remain in
  • OC-ALC receives initial feedback from LSET inspectors

    The initial out-brief findings proved satisfactory.    Following a two-week inspection, an Air Force Materiel Command Logistics Standardization and Evaluations Team out-briefed Maj. Gen. Loren Reno, Oklahoma City Air Logistics Center commander, Feb. 8 on their findings. The center and four wings - the 76th Maintenance Wing, 72nd Air Base Wing,
  • Privatized Housing lease signings by neighborhood

    Tinker's Housing Office and GMH Military Housing are working together to help military members residing on base to complete their Contact Information Release Form. This form gives GMH the opportunity to contact you regarding important information you and your family need to reside in GMH privatized housing. Forms are currently available at the

    Chief's Recognition Ceremony    The Tinker Chief's Recognition Ceremony is set for Feb. 22 at the Tinker Club. Social hour starts at 6 p.m. and dinner follows at 7 p.m. The menu choices are sliced filet mignon or herb crusted salmon. Cost is $28 for members and $30 for nonmembers. Contact Chief Master Sgt. Clive Bond via e-mail at