Master Sgt. Samantha Parrish, 367th Training Support Squadron Interactive Courseware Flight Chief
“Fly, fight and win,” is the mission of the Air Force. It is my mission to make sure our war-fighters are prepared with the latest, most technologically advanced training available. Throughout my career, I have seen an evolution in the way we do business. As a leader, it is my responsibility to support and promote these advancements. I am the Interactive Courseware flight chief for the 367th... Read more
Staff Sgt. Vanessa Young, Defense Media Activity San Antonio
DAVIS-MONTHAN AIR FORCE BASE, Ariz. -- Maintainers are towing F-16 Fighting Falcons out of retirement from the "boneyard" here July 29 and preparing them to become the Air Force's newest platform for target training. Specialists with the 309th Aerospace Maintenance and Regeneration Group are regenerating F-16s so they can be flown to a Boeing facility in Florida where they will be converted to QF... Read more
Microbrews, chocolate and cheese at Club Hill Aug. 27 Buffalo Brewfest will be held Aug. 27, 2 p.m. to 8 p.m. at the grassy area around Club Hill and the patio. Sample microbrews will be on hand from many of Utah's premier microbreweries. Club Hill will be cooking up a barbeque and there will be live entertainment on stage. Prizes will be given away including a trip for two to the Green Valley... Read more
Air Force Materiel Command Inspector General has recently completed a Compliance Inspection at Edwards AFB, Ca. This is the third Compliance Inspection of the year - Team Hill could be inspected next. To assist units in ensuring compliance a Unit Self Inspection (USI) is required at least once in a 12 month period. When most people hear USI it usually conjures up visions of individuals with... Read more
The 368th Recruiting Squadron, headquartered at Hill Air Force Base, received an overall "Outstanding" rating on its Unit Compliance Inspection, July 12-15. Inspectors from the Air Force Recruiting Service IG Team graded the squadron on five major areas -- operational programs, operational support, support programs, commander's programs and mission impact -- and each of the areas also received an... Read more
RANDOLPH AIR FORCE BASE, Texas -- Air Force officials selected the 12 Outstanding Airmen of the Year for 2010. An Air Force selection board at the Air Force Personnel Center here considered 36 nominees who represented major commands, direct reporting units, field operating agencies and the Air Staff. The board selected the 12 Airmen based on superior leadership, job performance and personal... Read more
WASHINGTON -- The official United States Air Force Facebook page reached new heights over the Aug. 1 weekend when the number of fans who "like" the page topped 100,000. The page went live in mid-2009 as a way to share the latest Air Force news and to network with current Airmen, veterans, family members, potential recruits and the Air Force enthusiasts. "Having a large fan base is nice, but the... Read more
Catherine McNally, Hilltop Times staff
On July 1, the Air Force initiated a total force policy change in regards to PT testing requirements in accordance with AFI 36-2905. The change was made in an effort to "...incentivize our Airmen to improve fitness, provide contingency manning plans for the fitness assessment cells (FACs) and clarify the responsibilities for maintaining fitness "currency," the announcement said. The change... Read more
(This is a first in a series about the Voluntary Early Retirement Authority and Voluntary Separation Incentive Program early retirement options.) The Ogden Air Logistics Center has announced that eligible employees are being offered the opportunity for early retirement. Some employees may be eligible to participate in a Voluntary Early Retirement Authority or Voluntary Separation Incentive... Read more
Ogden Air Logistics Center: Maj. Christopher Hanson, Senior Master Sgt. Bradley Richardson 368th U.S. Air Force Recruiting Squadron: Staff Sgt. Nicholas Moen 372nd U.S. Air Force Recruiting Group: Chief Master Sgt. Brad Buening 388th Aircraft Maintenance Squadron: Master Sgt. Ryan Pruitt, Staff Sgt. Joshua Fairless, Staff Sgt. Jeffrey Moffitt, Staff Sgt. Michael Paterson, Senior Airman Cody Bucy... Read more

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