LT. COL. SEANA JONES, 84th Radar Evaluation Squadron
April 27, 2017
HILL AIR FORCE BASE, Utah — There are many organizations with high profile missions conducted here. However, few people are aware of a small, selectively manned unit known as the 84th Radar Evaluation Squadron. The 84th RADES conducts a mission that nobody else in the U.S. is capable of performing. “This highly specialized unit consists of 81 active duty, civilian and contract personnel... Read more
MASTER SGT. JOSEPH PESANTES, 84th Radar Evaluation Squadron
April 27, 2017
Mentorship was, and is, absolutely critical in my development from junior Airman to SNCO. I have had different mentors throughout the different phases of my career and they all played an important role. When the word mentorship is mentioned, a lot of people instantly think of sitting down with their supervisor and getting formal face-to-face mentoring. To me, mentorship is much deeper than that;... Read more
April 27, 2017
HILL AIR FORCE BASE, Utah — A local shelter will better serve its clients due to the efforts of Airmen stationed here.YCC (Your Community Connection) Family Crisis Center is a domestic violence shelter in Ogden. The shelter aids victims of abuse and their children with food, counseling and support. Many of these victims have experienced horrible tragedies, to include domestic violence and rape.... Read more
R. Nial Bradshaw, 75th Air Base Wing Public Affairs
April 27, 2017
HILL AIR FORCE BASE, Utah — Proactive planning coupled with on-base manufacturing capabilities are making a difference to A-10 Thunderbolt II aircraft mission-capable rates by providing non-procurable parts to depot and the field.A-10 attack aircraft are brought to Hill AFB for Programmed Depot Maintenance at pre-planned intervals. During maintenance and inspections, it is common to discover... Read more
April 27, 2017
Are you the spouse of a Team Hill member? Ever wondered what people do at the Ogden Air Logistics Complex? Now is your opportunity to discover what goes on behind the doors and gates. Brig. Gen. Steven J. Bleymaier, Ogden Air Logistics Complex commander, cordially invites all Team Hill spouses (military, civilian, and contractor) to attend an Ogden Air Logistics Complex depot maintenance... Read more
April 27, 2017
SALT LAKE CITY, Utah — Eight Airmen represented the 388th Fighter Wing and 75th Air Base Wing in a fitness challenge against other first responder teams April 21 at the Salt Palace. Two teams from Hill Air Force Base competed. One team included Brandon Charleson, Jesse Emery, Elijah Carino and Russell Poulson. Joe Lucich, Juan Mendez, Andrew Cherry and Travis Callahan formed the other team.... Read more
April 27, 2017
HILL AIR FORCE BASE, Utah — Air Force Sergeants Association Chapter 1163 will host its annual golf tournament May 5 at the golf course here.AFSA was established in 1961 to represent the needs of enlisted personnel to Congress. It’s grown over the years and now represents 110,000 members and their families.Along with member dues, money raised by hosting the golf tournament ultimately enables... Read more
April 27, 2017
WASHINGTON — The Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) is taking unprecedented steps to increase transparency. Today, VA launched a new Access and Quality Tool that provides Veterans with an easy-to-use, easy-to-understand way of accessing patient wait time and quality of care data. This tool not only provides Veterans with more information about VA services, it increases accountability and ensures... Read more
April 27, 2017
(Editor’s notes: Lt. Col. Kevin Hall is a test pilot assigned to the 514th Flight Test Squadron. On April 21, he completed his final flight in the F-16. Before the flight, he offered some insights into that aircraft and talked about his transition to the F-35.) 75th ABW PA: You’ve completed your final flight in the F-16. As you reflect on that aircraft, what thoughts come to mind? Lt.... Read more
BRYAN RIPPLE, 88th Air Base Wing Public Affairs
April 27, 2017
WRIGHT-PATTERSON AIR FORCE BASE, Ohio — Robotic technology developed through the Air Force Small Business Innovation Research program will soon make the process of restoring specialized coatings on F-22 Raptor engine inlets more efficient for aircraft maintenance personnel during depot maintenance at the Ogden Air Logistics Complex, located at Hill Air Force Base, Utah.The initiative has been a... Read more

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