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  • 368th TRS hosts 3rd Annual National Ground Transportation Rodeo

    Members of the Air Force ground transportation career field met for the 3rd Annual Ground Transportation Rodeo, a national competition, May 10-12, 2019, at Fort Leonard Wood, Missouri.
  • Defenders celebrate National Police Week

    Team Scott members joined the celebration of National Police Week beginning May 12 and ending May 18, 2019, to pay homage to the defenders and law enforcement officers who died while serving the country and their respective communities. The week of remembrance included an opening breakfast, a retirement ceremony for Military Working Dog, MWD, Jack, a 5K run, a golf tournament, a softball tournament, a MWD competition, and a shooting competition. The week also ended with a retreat ceremony.
  • New website allows Airmen to schedule their own fitness tests

    SCOTT AIR FORCE BASE, Ill. -- The 375th Force Support Squadron launches a new web-based program that allows Airmen to schedule their own fitness tests starting May 15.Units can also reserve rooms for unit-led fitness testing, and the site will prevent overscheduling, which leads to testers being turned away.It’s a “big win” for everyone, according
  • Weather unit celebrates 20 years at Scott AFB, looks to future as pioneers

    SCOTT AIR FORCE BASE, Ill. -- The 15th Operational Weather Squadron recently acknowledged its 20th Anniversary at Scott Air Force Base, marking the occasion with a celebratory dinner.In attendance were Col. Brian Pukall, 557th Weather Wing commander, Chief Master Sgt. Paul Walker, 557th WW command chief, and Christopher Finnigsmier, 557th WW
  • Air Force to pay up to $500 for spouse occupational license transfer during PCS

    The Air Force announced the spouse re-licensure reimbursement program, May 15, which would provide financial relief up to $500 to Airmen whose spouses must obtain state occupational relicensures or recertifications during a permanent change of station or assignment across state lines.
  • Echoes of 1999 rescue ring loud and clear for Goldfein, providing lessons and vision for today

    Air Force Chief of Staff Gen. David L. Goldfein has a direct answer when asked what echoes to this day, what continues to influence his thinking and actions even now, 20 years after he found himself on the ground in hostile surroundings, his F-16 in the distance smoldering and destroyed.
  • 375th FSS hosts "My 1st Archery Clinic"

    Steven Walker, 375th Force Support Squadron recreation aid, teaches one of the participants in the “My 1st Archery” clinic how to properly hold a bow at Scott Air Force Base, Ill., April 19, 2019. Outdoor Recreation offers hikes, trips, and other activities to give members of team Scott a chance to participate in outdoor activities. (U.S. Air Force
  • Scott AFB to host symposium for special-needs families May 15-16

    An Exceptional Family Member Program Symposium is planned for May 15-16 at McKendree University in Lebanon, Illinois. May 15: Presentations detail federal special education law, rights, and responsibilities, tests and measurements, SMART IEPs, and provides an introduction to strategies for effective advocacy. May 16: Members from Headquarters Air Force, the Air Force Medical Operations Agency and Air Force Personnel Center will breif on all three elements of the EFMP process. Additional break out sessions on a variety of topics and an Information Fair will occur during the afternoon portion.
  • Back to the future ... kind of: AFNIC’s journey in the new millennium

    The 90s and early 2000s saw the de-centralization of communications with the stand down of Air Force Communications Command as a major command and the responsibility for communications and networking realigning to local bases. While this allowed individual MAJCOMs and local bases the leeway to acquire and implement technology to best meet their mission needs, it resulted in a patchwork of systems and networks with differing standards, operating processes and defensive postures.
  • Showcase Airman: Senior Airman Brianna McDaniel

    U.S. Air Force Senior Airman Brianna McDaniel, 375th Force Support Squadron fitness assessment cell specialist, smiles for a photo May 1, 2019, at Scott Air Force Base, Ill. McDaniel's leadership is critical in directing the Installation's Fitness Program by managing Air Force fitness assessments for 164 diverse units and promoting fitness for

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