DONOVAN K. POTTER, 388th Fighter Wing
June 22, 2017
HILL AIR FORCE BASE, Utah — HILL AIR FORCE BASE, Utah – Gen. Mike Holmes, commander of Air Combat Command, visited Hill Air Force Base June 12-14 for a first-hand look at the Air Force’s first operational F-35A Lightning II location.“My primary goal for coming out here is to learn about the F-35A,” Holmes said. “Rather than me telling you about the future of the F-35A, I’m here to learn about it... Read more
JAIMI L. UPTHEGROVE, Air Force Reserve Command Public Affairs
June 22, 2017
ROBINS AIR FORCE BASE, Ga. — In mid-May a worldwide ransomware cyberattack infected more than 200,000 computers in 150 countries. Luckily, shortly after the attack began, a web security researcher was able to discover an effective kill switch that slowed the spread of the infection, effectively halting the outbreak. Ransomware attacks effect computers by encrypting all of the information on... Read more
75th Air Base Wing Public Affairs
June 22, 2017
HILL AIR FORCE BASE, Utah — The fire department here hosted a fire muster competition June 14 at Centennial Park.Participants had the opportunity to experience the training firefighters use to keep their skills sharp.Events included a bucket brigade, fire hose roll, fire truck pull, water hose challenge and others.Seven teams from across the base participated. ‘Diamonds and Pearl’ won the overall... Read more
75th Air Base Wing Public Affairs
June 22, 2017
HILL AIR FORCE BASE, Utah – Team Hill personnel participated in a ruck march here June 9 to honor the memory of fallen Air Force Office of Special Investigations Special Agent (Tech. Sgt.) Ryan Balmer.SA Balmer, who was deployed from Hill AFB, was in a convoy June 5, 2007, returning to Kirkuk Regional Air Base in Iraq. Approximately two miles south of the base, an improvised explosive device... Read more
STAFF SGT. ARECA T. BELL, 633rd Air Base Wing Public Affairs
June 22, 2017
JOINT BASE LANGLEY-EUSTIS, Va. — With the tap of a keyboard, people can post their immediate thoughts to social networking websites—whether it’s good, bad or ugly.Without time to “think it through”, users risk hurting their career and others with defamatory comments or by overstepping their boundaries when sending private messages.“Using social media websites to degrade, intimidate, humiliate or... Read more
TECH. SGT. ROBERT BARNETT, Secretary of the Air Force Public Affairs
June 22, 2017
WASHINGTON — On Jan. 15, 2008, Senior Airman Christopher D’Angelo, a heavy equipment operator, was the lead gunner in an armored vehicle convoy on a road near Baghdad. The sun was shining and the air comfortable. His unit had just transported construction materials to forward operating bases and was currently scouting an area to see how they might transport heavy equipment. The road... Read more
June 22, 2017
HILL AIR FORCE BASE, Utah — Col. Lee E. Kloos will become the 388th Fighter Wing commander at Hill AFB, assuming command from Col. Brad Lyons during a change of command ceremony here at 10 a.m. Friday.Kloos is coming from the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA), where he served as USAF operational liaison to the director since June 2015.As the principal expert Air Force operational... Read more
R. Nial Bradshaw, 75th Air Base Wing Public Affairs
June 22, 2017
HILL AIR FORCE BASE, Utah — The 729th Air Control Squadron (ACS), a tenant unit of the 552nd Air Control Wing at Tinker AFB, Oklahoma, decommissioned the long-used AN/TYQ-23 modular control equipment (MCE) operations module in a ceremony here, June 12. The event marked the squadron’s transition to a new rapid reaction mobile Air Control System, the AN/TYQ-23A Tactical Air Operations Module (TAOM... Read more
June 22, 2017
HILL AIR FORCE BASE, Utah — Hill Air Force Base will celebrate an AFMC Family Day July 3 and Independence Day July 4. Many offices and services will be closed or havelimited hours. See below for more information. Airman and Family Readiness Center - ClosedAirman Leadership School - ClosedArea Defense Counsel  - ClosedArts and Crafts  - ClosedAuto Hobby - ... Read more
Ogden Air Logistics Complex
June 22, 2017
HILL AIR FORCE BASE, Utah -- The Ogden Air Logistics Complex passed its Aerospace Standard 9100/9110 audit. The Complex is proud to announce that it is fully certified until April 2019.“I am extremely proud of the professional Airmen of the Ogden Air Logistics Complex,” said Brig. Gen. Steven J. Bleymaier, Ogden Air Logistics Complex commander. “We will safely and consistently produce high-... Read more

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