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October 27, 2016

Hill AFB trick or treat

Trick or treat hours in the military family housing areas are 6-9 p.m., Oct. 31. Trick-or-treaters are reminded to keep costumes safe by choosing light colors, if possible, and decorating with reflective tape or stickers. Also, stay safe by crossing the street at corners and using crosswalks.

Estate claim announcement

It is with deep regret that the 388th Maintenance Squadron commander announces the death of Staff Sgt. Casey C. McMillan. Any person having claims for or against the estate of Staff Sgt. McMillan, contact 2nd Lt. Ryan Naluai, summary court officer, 388th Fighter Wing, at 801-586-6051.

‘Plane Talk’ series

The Hill Aerospace Museum hosts a plane talk series featuring speakers related to the heritage of Hill AFB, the U.S. Air Force, other military branches and many other subjects related to aerospace and the defense industry. Plane Talk is held on Saturdays at 1 p.m. in the museum auditorium. Talks are open to the public and admission is free.

"This Saturday, Jared and Ken Jones are speaking on the Apache helicopter. Jared is an Apache pilot with the Utah Air National Guard and his father, Ken, is a retired Army warrant officer with more than 7,5000 flying hours in the aircraft.
(Editor's note: This article mistakenly indicated that Jared would fly and land an Apache helicopter at the museum prior to his speaking engagement. The landing unfortunately wasn't able to be coordinated in time for the event.)

‘Leaders and Heroes’ event set for Nov. 3

The Northern Utah Chapter of the Project Management Institute will host a speaking event at the Davis Convention Center in Layton, Nov. 3 from 6-9 p.m. The event will feature talks by retired Army 1st Sgt. Matt Eversmann and Chief Richard Picciotto, New York City Fire Department. For information and to reserve your seat, visit projectmanager.org.

Military appreciation football game

Join the Weber State University Wildcats football team at Stewart Stadium, Ogden, as they host Northern Arizona University for the annual Military Appreciation football game Nov. 5 at noon. Team Hill members can receive up to four free tickets by showing their government IDs at the Dee Events Center up until game day or on game day by visiting the Stewart Stadium ticket office.

Veterans job fair

A veterans job and resource fair will be held Nov. 15 from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the South Towne Exposition Center in Sandy, Utah. The event is free for Guard and Reserve service members, active-duty military members, veterans, and military spouses. Job seekers should register online at www.jointservicessupport.org/Reg/10B808. For registration questions contact Mark Harrison at 801-432-4536.

AFMC Family days remain for 2016

AFMC has designated the following days as “AFMC Family Days” for 2016:

Friday, Nov. 25 in conjunction with Thanksgiving Day.

Tuesday, Dec. 27 in conjunction with Christmas.

Nov. 25 will also be an “Energy Shutdown Day” and the West Gate will be closed this day and all holidays. Employees working compressed work schedules will change their regular day off to align with the family Energy Shutdown Day. Supervisors are encouraged to follow liberal leave procedures during the family days.

ROTC accepting applications

Air Force officials have announced 95 projected Air Force ROTC detachment instructor vacancies for summer 2017.

Eligible officers include active-duty first lieutenants, captains or majors in the line of the Air Force competitive category. Additional eligibility criteria must be met; rated officers and Guard and Reserve officers are not eligible to apply.

Interested officers can search for eligibility and application procedures on the myPers website using the keyword “AFROTC.”

For more information about Air Force personnel programs, go to the myPers website. Individuals who do not have a myPers account can request one by following the instructions on the Air Force Retirees Services website. 

AFSA holds monthly meetings on base

Air Force Sergeants Association, holds general membership meetings the last Wednesday of each month at 3 p.m. in The Landing. 

Members are encouraged to bring a nonmember with them. 

For more information, contact Tech. Sgt. Jennifer Marrott at 801-920-2394. 

Protect yourself and your identity

Having your identity used to cheat you out of your hard-earned money can be devastating, and recovering financially from it can be an uphill battle. 

Government civilian employees can contact the Employee Assistance Program for assistance. If you think you’ve recently been a victim of identity theft, your EAP can help you take the necessary steps to minimize the damage and protect your credit rating. The EAP can also provide a kit full of information and resources on protecting yourself from identity theft. 

For more information, contact EAP 24 hours a day, seven days a week at 800-222-0364 or visit http://FOH4You.com.

Lost/stolen IDs must be reported

There are new procedures in place for reporting lost or stolen Common Access Cards at Hill Air Force Base.

The cards, used by Team Hill members to enter the base and access computer networks, are controlled documents that contain personal information.

As soon as the discovery is made that a card has been lost or stolen, members must report the issue to the 75th Security Forces Squadron Pass and Identification Office or Emergency Communications Center at 801-777-3056. 

They must then visit the 75th Security Forces Squadron in Building 408 and fill out an Air Force Form 1168, explaining the circumstances surrounding the lost or stolen card. 

The Form 1168 is required before users can have a new card issued by customer service at the Force Support Squadron in Building 430. 

For more information, contact the 75th Force Support Squadron Customer Support at 801-777-1845, option 3.



In The Know

October 20, 2016

Hill AFB Halloween events on Oct. 21

The 8th annual Haunting the Hill and Trunk or Treat events will take place Oct. 21 at The Landing from 5-7 p.m. Admission is free and events include a cake walk, spooky stories, carnival games, a magic show and others. Online registration for Trunk or Treat is available at http://75fss.com/content/haunting.

Hill AFB trick or treat

Trick or treat hours in the military family housing areas are 6-9 p.m., Oct. 31. Trick-or-treaters are reminded to keep costumes safe by choosing light colors, if possible, and decorating with reflective tape or stickers. Also, stay safe by crossing the street at corners and using crosswalks.

Triple Ribbon Awareness event

The Domestic Violence Shelter Donation Drive ends Oct. 24.

For more information, contact Darrin Muhr at 801-586-6019.

‘Leaders and Heroes’ event set for Nov. 3

The Northern Utah Chapter of the Project Management Institute will host a speaking event at the Davis Convention Center in Layton, Nov. 3, from 6-9 p.m. The event will feature talks by retired Army 1st S gt. Matt Eversmann and Chief Richard Picciotto, New York City Fire Department. For information and to reserve your seat, visit projectmanager.org.

Military appreciation football game

Please join the Weber State University Wildcats football team at Stewart Stadium, Ogden, as they host Northern Arizona University for the annual Military Appreciation football game Nov. 5 at noon. Team Hill members can receive up to four free tickets by showing their government IDs at the Dee Events Center up until game day or on game day by visiting the Stewart Stadium ticket office. Join the Wildcats for a fun family day of football.

Veterans job fair

A veterans job and resource fair will be held Nov. 15 from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the South Towne Exposition Center in Sandy, Utah. The event is free for Guard and Reserve service members, active-duty military members, veterans, and military spouses. Job seekers should register online at www.jointservicessupport.org/Reg/10B808. For registration questions contact Mark Harrison at 801-432-4536.

AFMC Family days remain for 2016

AFMC has designated the following days as “AFMC Family Days” for 2016:

Friday, Nov. 25 in conjunction with Thanksgiving Day.

Tuesday, Dec. 27 in conjunction with Christmas.

Nov. 25 will also be an “Energy Shutdown Day” and the West Gate will be closed this day and all holidays. Employees working compressed work schedules will change their regular day off to align with the family Energy Shutdown Day. Supervisors are encouraged to follow liberal leave procedures during the family days.

AFSA holds monthly meetings on base

Air Force Sergeants Association, holds general membership meetings the last Wednesday of each month at 3 p.m. in The Landing. 

Members are encouraged to bring a nonmember with them. 

For more information, contact Tech. Sgt. Jennifer Marrott at 801-920-2394. 

ROTC accepting applications

Air Force officials have announced 95 projected Air Force ROTC detachment instructor vacancies for summer 2017.

Eligible officers include active-duty first lieutenants, captains or majors in the line of the Air Force competitive category. Additional eligibility criteria must be met; rated officers and Guard and Reserve officers are not eligible to apply.

Interested officers can search for eligibility and application procedures on the myPers website using the keyword “AFROTC.”

For more information about Air Force personnel programs, go to the myPers website. Individuals who do not have a myPers account can request one by following the instructions on the Air Force Retirees Services website. 

Protect yourself and your identity

Having your identity used to cheat you out of your hard-earned money can be devastating, and recovering financially from it can be an uphill battle. 

Government civilian employees can contact the Employee Assistance Program for assistance. If you think you’ve recently been a victim of identity theft, your EAP can help you take the necessary steps to minimize the damage and protect your credit rating. The EAP can also provide a kit full of information and resources on protecting yourself from identity theft. 

For more information, contact EAP 24 hours a day, seven days a week at 800-222-0364 or visit http://FOH4You.com.

Lost/stolen IDs must be reported

There are new procedures in place for reporting lost or stolen Common Access Cards at Hill Air Force Base.

The cards, used by Team Hill members to enter the base and access computer networks, are controlled documents that contain personal information.

As soon as the discovery is made that a card has been lost or stolen, members must report the issue to the 75th Security Forces Squadron Pass and Identification Office or Emergency Communications Center at 801-777-3056. 

They must then visit the 75th Security Forces Squadron in Building 408 and fill out an Air Force Form 1168, explaining the circumstances surrounding the lost or stolen card. 

The Form 1168 is required before users can have a new card issued by customer service at the Force Support Squadron in Building 430. 

For more information, contact the 75th Force Support Squadron Customer Support at 801-777-1845, option 3.



In The Know

October 13, 2016

Special Invitation For Women In Military

Women’s Leadership LIVE believes in empowering women to expand their skills and influence as entrepreneurs, executives and professionals, and we believe women with military experience are uniquely positioned for leadership.

Women in military service are invited to attend the next leadership conference at the Grand America Hotel in Salt Lake City, Oct. 13-15. The conference fee will be waived as a way of thanking women in military for their service to our country. One of the keynote speakers is Amber Smith, a former U.S. Army Kiowa Warrior helicopter pilot and combat veteran of Iraq and Afghanistan.

For more information or to register, visit womensleadershiplive.com, and use the promo code FOUNDER (all caps) to attend for free. Military members will need to show their military ID during check-in. For more information, contact Kate Duffy at kate@womensleadershiplive.com

Hill AFB Halloween events

The 8th annual Haunting the Hill and Trunk or Treat events will take place Oct. 21 at The Landing from 5 - 7 p.m. Admission is free and events include a cake walk, spooky stories, carnival games, a magic show and others. Online registration for Trunk or Treat is available at http://75fss.com/content/haunting.

Hill Hockey Club needs players

The Hill Hockey Club is looking for players of all skill levels to fill a roster for its recreational team. The season begins Oct. 14, and games are played Friday evenings at the Ogden Ice Sheet. Full equipment is required as well as a current USA Hockey registration. For information, contact Frank Barker at 801-721-3209 or frank.barker@us.af.mil.

Triple Ribbon Awareness events

Hill’s Triple Ribbon Committee is hosting a series of substance abuse, breast cancer, and domestic violence prevention and awareness events during October.

Through Oct. 24 - Domestic Violence Shelter Donation Drive

Oct. 19 - Addiction Recovery Luncheon

For more information, contact Darrin Muhr at 801-586-6019.

Veterans job fair

A veterans job and resource fair will be held Nov. 15 from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the South Towne Exposition Center in Sandy, Utah. The event is free for Guard and Reserve service members, active-duty military members, veterans, and military spouses. Job seekers should register online at www.jointservicessupport.org/Reg/10B808. For registration questions contact Mark Harrison at 801-432-4536.

AFMC Family days remain for 2016

AFMC has designated the following days as “AFMC Family Days” for 2016:

Friday, Nov. 25 in conjunction with Thanksgiving Day.

Tuesday, Dec. 27 in conjunction with Christmas.

Nov. 25 will also be an “Energy Shutdown Day” and the West Gate will be closed this day and all holidays. Employees working compressed work schedules will change their regular day off to align with the family Energy Shutdown Day. Supervisors are encouraged to follow liberal leave procedures during the family days.

ROTC accepting applications

Air Force officials have announced 95 projected Air Force ROTC detachment instructor vacancies for summer 2017.

Eligible officers include active-duty first lieutenants, captains or majors in the line of the Air Force competitive category. Additional eligibility criteria must be met; rated officers and Guard and Reserve officers are not eligible to apply.

Interested officers can search for eligibility and application procedures on the myPers website using the keyword “AFROTC.”

For more information about Air Force personnel programs, go to the myPers website. Individuals who do not have a myPers account can request one by following the instructions on the Air Force Retirees Services website. 

AFSA holds monthly meetings on base

Air Force Sergeants Association, holds general membership meetings the last Wednesday of each month at 3 p.m. in The Landing. 

Members are encouraged to bring a nonmember with them. 

For more information, contact Tech. Sgt. Jennifer Marrott at 801-920-2394. 

Protect yourself and your identity

Having your identity used to cheat you out of your hard-earned money can be devastating, and recovering financially from it can be an uphill battle. 

Government civilian employees can contact the Employee Assistance Program for assistance. If you think you’ve recently been a victim of identity theft, your EAP can help you take the necessary steps to minimize the damage and protect your credit rating. The EAP can also provide a kit full of information and resources on protecting yourself from identity theft. 

For more information, contact EAP 24 hours a day, seven days a week at 800-222-0364 or visit http://FOH4You.com.

Lost/stolen IDs must be reported

There are new procedures in place for reporting lost or stolen Common Access Cards at Hill Air Force Base.

The cards, used by Team Hill members to enter the base and access computer networks, are controlled documents that contain personal information.

As soon as the discovery is made that a card has been lost or stolen, members must report the issue to the 75th Security Forces Squadron Pass and Identification Office or Emergency Communications Center at 801-777-3056. 

They must then visit the 75th Security Forces Squadron in Building 408 and fill out an Air Force Form 1168, explaining the circumstances surrounding the lost or stolen card. 

The Form 1168 is required before users can have a new card issued by customer service at the Force Support Squadron in Building 430. 

For more information, contact the 75th Force Support Squadron Customer Support at 801-777-1845, option 3.



In The Know

September 22, 2016

Intermountain CFC Campaign kicks off

The Hill AFB Combined Federal Campaign Kickoff will be held at The Landing on Sept. 29, at 11 a.m. The Landing is located on Hill AFB at 7420 Miller St., Bldg. 450. Kickoff activities include CFC giveaways, interaction with over 50 charities, and the opportunity to hear firsthand from those who benefit from services through CFC charities.

Service Station 75 LRS closure Sept. 30

The 75 LRS Service Station will be closed on Friday, Sept. 30, for end-of-year closeout.  Please ensure that all government vehicles are filled prior to this day. No diesel/gas will be issued on this day.  For questions/concerns, please call the Fuels Service Center at 801-777-7311.

Wheelchair basketball game set for Oct. 4

The Annual Team Hill leadership vs. the Ogden Wheelin’ Wildcats wheelchair basketball game will be conducted by Team Hill’s Diversity Council for Disability Employment Awareness Month. Practice will be Oct. 4 and the game is sched uled for Oct. 5 at 4 p.m. at the Warrior Fitness Center. Interested commanders, directors, chiefs, and first sergeants can RSVP to Tammy Custer at tammy.custer.2@us.af.mil or 801-586-2611.

Hill Hockey Club needs players

The Hill Hockey Club is looking for players of all skill levels to fill a roster for its recreational team. The season begins Oct. 14, and games are played Friday evenings at the Ogden Ice Sheet. Full equipment is required as well as a current USA Hockey registration. For information, contact Frank Barker at 801-721-3209 or frank.barker@us.af.mil.

AFSA holds monthly meetings on base

Air Force Sergeants Association, holds general membership meetings the last Wednesday of each month at 3 p.m. in The Landing. 

Members are encouraged to bring a nonmember with them. 

For more information, contact Tech. Sgt. Jennifer Marrott at 801-920-2394. 

Family days for 2016

AFMC has designated the following days as “AFMC Family Days” for 2016:

Friday, Nov. 25 in conjunction with Thanksgiving Day.

Tuesday, Dec. 27 in conjunction with Christmas.

Nov. 25 will also be an “Energy Shutdown Day” and the West Gate will be closed this day and all holidays. Employees working compressed work schedules will change their regular day off to align with the family Energy Shutdown Day. Supervisors are encouraged to follow liberal leave procedures during the family days.

ROTC accepting applications

JOINT BASE SAN ANTONIO-RANDOLPH, Texas — Air Force officials have announced 95 projected Air Force ROTC detachment instructor vacancies for summer 2017.

Eligible officers include active-duty first lieutenants, captains or majors in the line of the Air Force competitive category. Additional eligibility criteria must be met; rated officers and Guard and Reserve officers are not eligible to apply.

Interested officers can search for eligibility and application procedures on the myPers website using the keyword “AFROTC.”

For more information about Air Force personnel programs, go to the myPers website. Individuals who do not have a myPers account can request one by following the instructions on the Air Force Retirees Services website. 

Protect yourself and your identity

Having your identity used to cheat you out of your hard-earned money can be devastating, and recovering financially from it can be an uphill battle. 

Government civilian employees can contact the Employee Assistance Program for assistance. If you think you’ve recently been a victim of identity theft, your EAP can help you take the necessary steps to minimize the damage and protect your credit rating. The EAP can also provide a kit full of information and resources on protecting yourself from identity theft. 

For more information, contact EAP 24 hours a day, seven days a week at 800-222-0364 or visit http://FOH4You.com.

Lost/stolen IDs must be reported

There are new procedures in place for reporting lost or stolen Common Access Cards at Hill Air Force Base.

The cards, used by Team Hill members to enter the base and access computer networks, are controlled documents that contain personal information.

As soon as the discovery is made that a card has been lost or stolen, members must report the issue to the 75th Security Forces Squadron Pass and Identification Office or Emergency Communications Center at 801-777-3056. 

They must then visit the 75th Security Forces Squadron in Building 408 and fill out an Air Force Form 1168, explaining the circumstances surrounding the lost or stolen card. 

The Form 1168 is required before users can have a new card issued by customer service at the Force Support Squadron in Building 430. 

For more information, contact the 75th Force Support Squadron Customer Support  at 801-777-1845, option 3.



In the Know

September 15, 2016

Munitions inventory coming Sept. 12-23

The 649th Munitions Squadron will be conducting 100 percent inventories of the base (FV2027), test (FV2171), and STAMP (FV2304) stockpiles from Sept. 12 - 23. All base, test, and STAMP customers requiring munitions support during this timeframe must deliver the applicable documentation to the custody Accounts section no later than Aug. 30. During the inventories, the only transactions that will be supported are emergency requests approved in writing by the group commander or equivalent. Please direct any questions to Tech. Sgt. Kassandra Doss at 775-2964 or Master Sgt. Jordan Metz at 777-6574. 

Retiree appreciation set for Sept. 16

The 30th Annual Hill AFB Military Retiree Appreciation Day will be from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sept. 16 at The Landing.

The latest information regarding military retiree benefits and activities will be available from more than dozen different information booths. A few of the participants will include Defense Finance and Accounting Service, Social Security, and the Veterans Administration, as well as the 75th Medical Group and 75th Mission Support Group. 

Flu and pneumonia vaccines will also be available. 

The guest speaker will be Leroy Bussells, Assistant Director for Retiree and Veteran Affairs with the Association of the U.S Army. For more information, call the RAO at 777-5735.

Road work to result in lane restrictions

Asphalt repairs  will be made to 6th Street on Hill AFB on Sept. 17. This is the street that runs in front of the Fire Station down to the Commissary. Work will impact the roadway from Southgate Avenue to “G” Street. Lane restrictions will be in place with some interruption to motorists from 7 a.m. to 6 p.m. Access will be allowed at all cross streets and base facilities. This is not a road closure.

Spiritual Breakfast set for Sept. 22

The Chapel will host a Spiritual Maintenance breakfast Sept. 22 at 7:30 a.m. in the fellowship hall. Breakfast is provided.

The first 100 people who register will receive a free resiliency book. The guest speaker will be retired Chaplain (Col.) Blake Boatright. 

To register, RSVP to 75abw.hc@us.af.mil

Intermountain CFC Campaign kicks off

The Hill AFB Combined Federal Campaign Kickoff will be held at The Landing on Sept. 29, at 11 a.m. The Landing is located on Hill AFB at 7420 Miller St., Bldg. 450. Kickoff activities include CFC giveaways, interaction with over 50 charities, and the opportunity to hear firsthand from those who benefit from services through CFC charities.

Hill Hockey Club needs players

The Hill Hockey Club is looking for players of all skill levels to fill a roster for its recreational team. The season begins Oct. 14, and games are played Friday evenings at the Ogden Ice Sheet. Full equipment is required as well as a current USA Hockey registration. For information, contact Frank Barker at 801-721-3209 or frank.barker@us.af.mil.

AFSA holds monthly meetings on base

Air Force Sergeants Association, holds general membership meetings the last Wednesday of each month at 3 p.m. in The Landing. 

Members are encouraged to bring a nonmember with them. 

For more information, contact Tech. Sgt. Jennifer Marrott at 801-920-2394. 

Family days for 2016

AFMC has designated the following days as “AFMC Family Days” for 2016:

Friday, Nov. 25 in conjunction with Thanksgiving Day.

Tuesday, Dec. 27 in conjunction with Christmas.

Nov. 25 will also be an “Energy Shutdown Day” and the West Gate will be closed this day and all holidays. Employees working compressed work schedules will change their regular day off to align with the family Energy Shutdown Day. Supervisors are encouraged to follow liberal leave procedures during the family days.

ROTC accepting applications

JOINT BASE SAN ANTONIO-RANDOLPH, Texas — Air Force officials have announced 95 projected Air Force ROTC detachment instructor vacancies for summer 2017.

Eligible officers include active-duty first lieutenants, captains or majors in the line of the Air Force competitive category. Additional eligibility criteria must be met; rated officers and Guard and Reserve officers are not eligible to apply.

Interested officers can search for eligibility and application procedures on the myPers website using the keyword “AFROTC.”

For more information about Air Force personnel programs, go to the myPers website. Individuals who do not have a myPers account can request one by following the instructions on the Air Force Retirees Services website. 



In the Know

September 8, 2016

Mosquito fogging operations underway

The 75th Civil Engineer Squadron’s Pest Management Shop began mosquito fogging operations Tuesday to prevent and control mosquitoes adjacent to Boyer Hill Military Housing, specifically around Pond #3 and the base’s running track areas.

The fogging will be done between 8:30 p.m.-midnight, Tuesdays and Thursdays, until Military Public Health recommends discontinuance, usually in early to mid-October.

Housing residents are encouraged to remain inside during fogging operations. Children should not play in the insecticide fog or run behind the spray equipment. In addition, swamp coolers in the vicinity of the spraying should be turned off while fogging is in progress, per base health and pest management recommendations.

For more information, contact the Pest Management Shop at (801) 777-4427. 

Team Hill Spouses Roundup Event

The 14th annual Team Hill Spouses RoundUp dinner/auction will be at 6 p.m. Sept. 10 at the Timbermine Steakhouse  in Ogden. 

The annual fundraiser benefits #HillAFB quality-of-life programs for military, DOD civilians and their family members. Tickets and information available at  http://teamhillroundup.webs.com/

Air and Space photo contest now open

“Air & Space/Smithsonian” magazine’s Fourth Annual Photo Contest is now open. If you are 18 years or older, you can enter your photographs in any of our four categories — Astronomy, Military, Civilian, People, and Planes — and compete to win cash prizes. 

It’s free to enter, and the contest is open until Nov. 1, midnight, EST. Learn more about the contest here: www.airspacemag.com/multimedia/enter-our-fourth-annual-photo-contest-180....

Air Force Ball set for Sept. 17

The Team Hill Air Force Ball will be Sept. 17, beginning at 5 p.m. at the Davis Conference Center. The theme for the evening will be celebrating “Leaders, Warriors and Innovators.” Military dress will be mess dress or semi-formal. Civilian dress will be formal attire. The Belle of the Ball is a free dress loan program available to base personnel. The Belle of the Ball will be open on Friday, Sept. 9 from 5:00-6:00 p.m. at the Airman & Family Readiness Center. Prices range from $25-$45 per ticket based on rank. Order tickets by Sept. 14 by visiting http://tinyurl.com/AFBall2016. For more information, call 777-0143.

Munitions inventory coming Sept. 12-23

The 649th Munitions Squadron will be conducting 100 percent inventories of the base (FV2027), test (FV2171), and STAMP (FV2304) stockpiles from Sept. 12 - 23. All base, test, and STAMP customers requiring munitions support during this timeframe must deliver the applicable documentation to the custody Accounts section no later than Aug. 30. During the inventories, the only transactions that will be supported are emergency requests approved in writing by the group commander or equivalent. Please direct any questions to Tech. Sgt. Kassandra Doss at 775-2964 or Master Sgt. Jordan Metz at 777-6574. 

Military retiree appreciation set for Sept. 16

The 30th Annual Hill AFB Military Retiree Appreciation Day will be from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sept. 16 at The Landing.

The latest information regarding military retiree benefits and activities will be available from more than dozen different information booths. A few of the participants will include Defense Finance and Accounting Service, Social Security, and the Veterans Administration, as well as the 75th Medical Group and 75th Mission Support Group. 

Flu and pneumonia vaccines will also be available. 

The guest speaker will be Leroy Bussells, Assistant Director for Retiree and Veteran Affairs with the Association of the U.S Army. For more information, call the RAO at 801-777-5735.

Spiritual Breakfast set for Sept. 22

The Chapel will host a Spiritual Maintenance breakfast Sept. 22 at 7:30 a.m. in the fellowship hall. Breakfast is provided.

The first 100 people who register will receive a free resiliency book. The guest speaker will be Chaplain (Retired Col.) Blake Boatright. 

To register, RSVP to 75abw.hc@us.af.mil

Family days for 2016

AFMC has designated the following days as “AFMC Family Days” for 2016:

Friday, Nov. 25 in conjunction with Thanksgiving Day.

Tuesday, Dec. 27 in conjunction with Christmas.

Nov. 25 will also be an “Energy Shutdown Day” and the West Gate will be closed this day and all holidays. Employees working compressed work schedules will change their regular day off to align with the family Energy Shutdown Day. Supervisors are encouraged to follow liberal leave procedures during the family days.

Protect yourself and your identity

Having your identity used to cheat you out of your hard-earned money can be devastating, and recovering financially from it can be an uphill battle. 

Government civilian employees can contact the Employee Assistance Program for assistance. If you think you’ve recently been a victim of identity theft, your EAP can help you take the necessary steps to minimize the damage and protect your credit rating. The EAP can also provide a kit full of information and resources on protecting yourself from identity theft. 

For more information, contact EAP 24 hours a day, seven days a week at 800-222-0364 or visit http://FOH4You.com.

ROTC accepting applications

JOINT BASE SAN ANTONIO-RANDOLPH, Texas — Air Force officials have announced 95 projected Air Force ROTC detachment instructor vacancies for summer 2017.

Eligible officers include active-duty first lieutenants, captains or majors in the line of the Air Force competitive category. Additional eligibility criteria must be met; rated officers and Guard and Reserve officers are not eligible to apply.

Interested officers can search for eligibility and application procedures on the myPers website using the keyword “AFROTC.”

For more information about Air Force personnel programs, go to the myPers website. Individuals who do not have a myPers account can request one by following the instructions on the Air Force Retirees Services website. 

AFSA holds monthly meetings

Air Force Sergeants Association, holds general membership meetings the last Wednesday of each month at 3 p.m. in The Landing. 

Members are encouraged to bring a nonmember with them. 

For more information, contact Tech. Sgt. Jennifer Marrott at 801-920-2394. 

Lost/stolen IDs must be reported

There are new procedures in place for reporting lost or stolen Common Access Cards at Hill Air Force Base.

The cards, used by Team Hill members to enter the base and access computer networks, are controlled documents that contain personal information.

As soon as the discovery is made that a card has been lost or stolen, members must report the issue to the 75th Security Forces Squadron Pass and Identification Office or Emergency Communications Center at 801-777-3056. 

They must then visit the 75th Security Forces Squadron in Building 408 and fill out an Air Force Form 1168, explaining the circumstances surrounding the lost or stolen card. 

The Form 1168 is required before users can have a new card issued by customer service at the Force Support Squadron in Building 430. 

For more information, contact the 75th Force Support Squadron Customer Support  at 801-777-1845, option 3.



In The Know

September 1, 2016

Mosquito fogging operations underway

The 75th Civil Engineer Squadron’s Pest Management Shop began mosquito fogging operations Tuesday to prevent and control mosquitoes adjacent to Boyer Hill Military Housing, specifically around Pond #3 and the base’s running track areas.

The fogging will be done between 8:30 p.m.-midnight, Tuesdays and Thursdays, until Military Public Health recommends discontinuance, usually in early to mid-October.

Housing residents are encouraged to remain inside during fogging operations. Children should not play in the insecticide fog or run behind the spray equipment. In addition, swamp coolers in the vicinity of the spraying should be turned off while fogging is in progress, per base health and pest management recommendations.

For more information, contact the Pest Management Shop at (801) 777-4427. 

Commanders’ Cup Golf Tournament set

The 2016 Commanders’ Cup Golf Tournament, sponsored by the Aerospace Heritage Foundation of Utah, will be Sept. 6 at the Hubbard Golf Course. While the tournament is full, there is still time for organizations to sign up and sponsor portions of the event. For more information, call 801-825-5817 or email robbalexander@aerospaceutah.org

Team Hill Spouses Roundup Event

The 14th annual Team Hill Spouses RoundUp dinner/auction will be at 6 p.m. Sept. 10 at the Timbermine Steakhouse  in Ogden. 

The annual fundraiser benefits #HillAFB quality-of-life programs for military, DOD civilians and their family members. Tickets and information available at  http://teamhillroundup.webs.com/

Air Force Ball set for Sept. 17

The Team Hill Air Force Ball will be Sept. 17, beginning at 5 p.m. at the Davis Conference Center. The theme for the evening will be celebrating “Leaders, Warriors and Innovators.” Military dress will be mess dress or semi-formal. Civilian dress will be formal attire. Prices range from $25-$45 per ticket based on rank. Order tickets by Sept. 14 by visiting http://tinyurl.com/AFBall2016. For more information, call 777-0143.

Munitions inventory coming Sept. 12-23

The 649th Munitions Squadron will be conducting 100 percent inventories of the base (FV2027), test (FV2171), and STAMP (FV2304) stockpiles from Sept. 12 - 23. All base, test, and STAMP customers requiring munitions support during this timeframe must deliver the applicable documentation to the custody Accounts section no later than Aug. 30. During the inventories, the only transactions that will be supported are emergency requests approved in writing by the group commander or equivalent. Please direct any questions to Tech. Sgt. Kassandra Doss at 775-2964 or Master Sgt. Jordan Metz at 777-6574. 

Retiree appreciation set for Sept. 16

The 30th Annual Hill AFB Military Retiree Appreciation Day will be from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sept. 16 at The Landing.

The latest information regarding military retiree benefits and activities will be available from more than dozen different information booths. A few of the participants will include Defense Finance and Accounting Service, Social Security, and the Veterans Administration, as well as the 75th Medical Group and 75th Mission Support Group. 

Flu and pneumonia vaccines will also be available. 

The guest speaker will be Leroy Bussells, Assistant Director for Retiree and Veteran Affairs with the Association of the U.S Army. For more information, call the RAO at 801-777-5735.

Spiritual Breakfast set for Sept. 22

The Chapel will host a Spiritual Maintenance breakfast Sept. 22 at 7:30 a.m. in the fellowship hall. Breakfast is provided.

The first 100 people who register will receive a free resiliency book. The guest speaker will be Chaplain (Retired Col.) Blake Boatright. 

To register, RSVP to 75abw.hc@us.af.mil

Family days for 2016

AFMC has designated the following days as “AFMC Family Days” for 2016:

Friday, Sept. 2 in conjunction with Labor Day.

Friday, Nov. 25 in conjunction with Thanksgiving Day.

Tuesday, Dec. 27 in conjunction with Christmas.

Nov. 25 will also be an “Energy Shutdown Day” and the West Gate will be closed this day and all holidays. Employees working compressed work schedules will change their regular day off to align with the family Energy Shutdown Day. Supervisors are encouraged to follow liberal leave procedures during the family days.

AFSA holds monthly meetings on base

Air Force Sergeants Association, holds general membership meetings the last Wednesday of each month at 3 p.m. in The Landing. 

Members are encouraged to bring a nonmember with them. 

For more information, contact Tech. Sgt. Jennifer Marrott at 801-920-2394. 

Protect yourself and your identity

Having your identity used to cheat you out of your hard-earned money can be devastating, and recovering financially from it can be an uphill battle. 

Government civilian employees can contact the Employee Assistance Program for assistance. If you think you’ve recently been a victim of identity theft, your EAP can help you take the necessary steps to minimize the damage and protect your credit rating. The EAP can also provide a kit full of information and resources on protecting yourself from identity theft. 

For more information, contact EAP 24 hours a day, seven days a week at 800-222-0364 or visit http://FOH4You.com.

ROTC accepting applications

JOINT BASE SAN ANTONIO-RANDOLPH, Texas — Air Force officials have announced 95 projected Air Force ROTC detachment instructor vacancies for summer 2017.

Eligible officers include active-duty first lieutenants, captains or majors in the line of the Air Force competitive category. Additional eligibility criteria must be met; rated officers and Guard and Reserve officers are not eligible to apply.

Interested officers can search for eligibility and application procedures on the myPers website using the keyword “AFROTC.”

For more information about Air Force personnel programs, go to the myPers website. Individuals who do not have a myPers account can request one by following the instructions on the Air Force Retirees Services website. 

Lost/stolen IDs must be reported

There are new procedures in place for reporting lost or stolen Common Access Cards at Hill Air Force Base.

The cards, used by Team Hill members to enter the base and access computer networks, are controlled documents that contain personal information.

As soon as the discovery is made that a card has been lost or stolen, members must report the issue to the 75th Security Forces Squadron Pass and Identification Office or Emergency Communications Center at 801-777-3056. 

They must then visit the 75th Security Forces Squadron in Building 408 and fill out an Air Force Form 1168, explaining the circumstances surrounding the lost or stolen card. 

The Form 1168 is required before users can have a new card issued by customer service at the Force Support Squadron in Building 430. 

For more information, contact the 75th Force Support Squadron Customer Support  at 801-777-1845, option 3.



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August 25, 2016

Mosquito fogging operations underway

The 75th Civil Engineer Squadron’s Pest Management Shop began mosquito fogging operations Tuesday to prevent and control mosquitoes adjacent to Boyer Hill Military Housing, specifically around Pond #3 and the base’s running track areas.

The fogging will be done between 8:30 p.m.-midnight, Tuesdays and Thursdays, until Military Public Health recommends discontinuance, usually in early to mid-October.

Housing residents are encouraged to remain inside during fogging operations. Children should not play in the insecticide fog or run behind the spray equipment. In addition, swamp coolers in the vicinity of the spraying should be turned off while fogging is in progress, per base health and pest management recommendations.

For more information, contact the Pest Management Shop at (801) 777-4427. See story on page 8.

Commanders’ Cup Golf Tournament set

The 2016 Commanders’ Cup Golf Tournament, sponsored by the Aerospace Heritage Foundation of Utah, will be Sept. 6 at the Hubbard Golf Course. While the tournament is full, there is still time for organizations to sign up and sponsor portions of the event. For more information, call 801-825-5817 or email robbalexander@aerospaceutah.org

Air Force Ball set for Sept. 17

The Team Hill Air Force Ball will be Sept. 17, beginning at 5 p.m. at the Davis Conference Center. The theme for the evening will be celebrating “Leaders, Warriors and Innovators.” Military dress will be mess dress or semi-formal. Civilian dress will be formal attire. Prices range from $25-$45 per ticket based on rank. Order tickets by Sept. 14 by visiting http://tinyurl.com/AFBall2016. For more information, call 777-0143.

Munitions inventory coming in Sept.

The 649th Munitions Squadron will be conducting 100 percent inventories of the base (FV2027), test (FV2171), and STAMP (FV2304) stockpiles from Sept. 12 - 23. All base, test, and STAMP customers requiring munitions support during this timeframe must deliver the applicable documentation to the custody Accounts section no later than Aug. 30. During the inventories, the only transactions that will be supported are emergency requests approved in writing by the group commander or equivalent. Please direct any questions to Tech. Sgt. Kassandra Doss at 775-2964 or Master Sgt. Jordan Metz at 777-6574. 

Retiree appreciation set for Sept. 16

The 30th Annual Hill AFB Military Retiree Appreciation Day will be from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sept. 16 at The Landing.

The latest information regarding military retiree benefits and activities will be available from more than dozen different information booths. A few of the participants will include Defense Finance and Accounting Service, Social Security, and the Veterans Administration, as well as the 75th Medical Group and 75th Mission Support Group. 

Flu and pneumonia vaccines will also be available. 

The guest speaker will be Leroy Bussells, Assistant Director for Retiree and Veteran Affairs with the Association of the U.S Army. For more information, call the RAO at 801-777-5735.

Family days for 2016

AFMC has designated the following days as “AFMC Family Days” for 2016:

Friday, Sept. 2 in conjunction with Labor Day.

Friday, Nov. 25 in conjunction with Thanksgiving Day.

Tuesday, Dec. 27 in conjunction with Christmas.

Nov. 25 will also be an “Energy Shutdown Day” and the West Gate will be closed this day and all holidays. Employees working compressed work schedules will change their regular day off to align with the family Energy Shutdown Day. Supervisors are encouraged to follow liberal leave procedures during the family days.

ROTC accepting applications

JOINT BASE SAN ANTONIO-RANDOLPH, Texas — Air Force officials have announced 95 projected Air Force ROTC detachment instructor vacancies for summer 2017.

Eligible officers include active-duty first lieutenants, captains or majors in the line of the Air Force competitive category. Additional eligibility criteria must be met; rated officers and Guard and Reserve officers are not eligible to apply.

Interested officers can search for eligibility and application procedures on the myPers website using the keyword “AFROTC.”

For more information about Air Force personnel programs, go to the myPers website. Individuals who do not have a myPers account can request one by following the instructions on the Air Force Retirees Services website. 

AFSA holds monthly meetings on base

Air Force Sergeants Association, holds general membership meetings the last Wednesday of each month at 3 p.m. in The Landing. 

Members are encouraged to bring a nonmember with them. 

For more information, contact Tech. Sgt. Jennifer Marrott at 801-920-2394. 

Protect yourself and your identity

Having your identity used to cheat you out of your hard-earned money can be devastating, and recovering financially from it can be an uphill battle. 

Government civilian employees can contact the Employee Assistance Program for assistance. If you think you’ve recently been a victim of identity theft, your EAP can help you take the necessary steps to minimize the damage and protect your credit rating. The EAP can also provide a kit full of information and resources on protecting yourself from identity theft. 

For more information, contact EAP 24 hours a day, seven days a week at 800-222-0364 or visit http://FOH4You.com.

Lost/stolen IDs must be reported

There are new procedures in place for reporting lost or stolen Common Access Cards at Hill Air Force Base.

The cards, used by Team Hill members to enter the base and access computer networks, are controlled documents that contain personal information.

As soon as the discovery is made that a card has been lost or stolen, members must report the issue to the 75th Security Forces Squadron Pass and Identification Office or Emergency Communications Center at 801-777-3056. 

They must then visit the 75th Security Forces Squadron in Building 408 and fill out an Air Force Form 1168, explaining the circumstances surrounding the lost or stolen card. 

The Form 1168 is required before users can have a new card issued by customer service at the Force Support Squadron in Building 430. 

For more information, contact the 75th Force Support Squadron Customer Support  at 801-777-1845, option 3.



In the Know

August 11, 2016

Sweet Goodbye to Summer

End of summer is quickly approaching. So don’t forget about celebrating! On August 12, from 4 to 6 p.m. at Centennial Park, Hill’s Force Support Squadron is throwing a “Sweet Goodbye’s to Summer” event; emphasis on the “sweet.” The event is free and there will be games, DJ, water fun, color run, Ice Cream and other delicious treats. For more information contact Courtney at 801-775-2084 or visit http://75fss.com/content/sweet-goodbyes-summer 

Commanders’ Cup Golf Tournament set

The 2016 Commanders’ Cup Golf Tournament, sponsored by the Aerospace Heritage Foundation of Utah, will be Sept. 6 at the Hubbard Golf Course. Cost is $150 per golfer and includes green fees, cart, food and prizes. 

Check-in begins at 10:30 a.m., and there will be an awards dinner in the clubhouse after play ends. 

Registrations are due by Aug. 26. For more information, call 801-825-5817 or email robbalexander@aerospaceutah.org 

Munitions inventory

The 649th Munitions Squadron will be conducting 100% inventories of the Base (FV2027), Test (FV2171), and STAMP (FV2304) stockpiles from Sept. 12 - 23. All Base, Test, and STAMP customers requiring munitions support during this timeframe must deliver the applicable documentation to the Custody Accounts section no later than  Aug. 30. During the inventories, the only transactions that will be supported are emergency requests approved in writing by the group commander or equivalent. Please direct any questions to Tech. Sgt. Kassandra Doss at 775-2964 or Master Sgt. Jordan Metz at 777-6574. 

Save the date for Air Force Ball

The Team Hill Air Force Ball will be Sept. 17, beginning at 5 p.m. at the Davis Conference Center. the theme for the evening will be celebrating “Leaders, Warriors and Innovators.”

Military dress will be mess dress or semi-formal. Civilian dress will be formal attire. 

On-site childcare is available, and the Airman and Family Readiness Center has a “Bell of the Ball” gown rental shop. Ticket prices are to be determined. 



In The Know

July 28, 2016

Free Raptors baseball tickets

Hill Air Force Base has received free tickets for the 7 p.m., July 29 Ogden Raptors versus Orem Owlz baseball game at Lindquist Field in Ogden.

The tickets are courtesy of the Top of Utah Military Affairs Committee and the Ogden Raptors organization for the annual Hill Appreciation Night at Lindquist Field. Tickets are available to all Team Hill members and families.

Organizations are asked to pick up blocks of tickets for distribution within units. Until the event, tickets can also be picked up at the 75th Air Base Wing Public Affairs Office (located in Building 1102, Room 115) between 8 a.m.-3:30 p.m., Monday-Thursday.

Commanders’ Cup Golf Tournament set

The 2016 Commanders’ Cup Golf Tournament, sponsored by the Aerospace Heritage Foundation of Utah, will be Sept. 6 at the Hubbard Golf Course. Cost is $150 per golfer and includes green fees, cart, food and prizes. 

Check-in begins at 10:30 a.m., and there will be an awards dinner in the clubhouse after play ends. 

Registrations are due by Aug. 26. For more information, call 801-825-5817 or email robbalexander@aerospaceutah.org 

Save the date for Air Force Ball

The Team Hill Air Force Ball will be Sept. 17, beginning at 5 p.m. at the Davis Conference Center. theme for the evening will be celebrating “Leaders, Warriors and Innovators.”

Military dress will be mess dress or semi-formal. Civilian dress will be formal attire. 

On-site childcare is available, and the Airman and Family Readiness Center has a “Bell of the Ball” gown rental shop. Ticket prices are to be determined. 

Safety hotline number changes

The 75th ABW Installation Safety Office has changed its hotline number.

Please change any references from 801-777-5991 to 801-777-SAFE (7233). The old number will no longer be assigned to the Installation Safety Office, but for the short term will contain a message directing callers to the new number.

Use 777-SAFE to report all hazards, near misses, mishaps, and for any safety-related questions or concerns.

Family days for 2016

AFMC has designated the following days as “AFMC Family Days” for 2016:

Friday, Sept. 2 in conjunction with Labor Day.

Friday, Nov. 25 in conjunction with Thanksgiving Day.

Tuesday, Dec. 27 in conjunction with Christmas.

Nov. 25 will also be an “Energy Shutdown Day” and the West Gate will be closed this day and all holidays. Employees working compressed work schedules will change their regular day off to align with the family Energy Shutdown Day. Supervisors are encouraged to follow liberal leave procedures during the family days.

ROTC accepting applications

JOINT BASE SAN ANTONIO-RANDOLPH, Texas — Air Force officials have announced 95 projected Air Force ROTC detachment instructor vacancies for summer 2017.

Eligible officers include active-duty first lieutenants, captains or majors in the line of the Air Force competitive category. Additional eligibility criteria must be met; rated officers and Guard and Reserve officers are not eligible to apply.

Interested officers can search for eligibility and application procedures on the myPers website using the keyword “AFROTC.”

For more information about Air Force personnel programs, go to the myPers website. Individuals who do not have a myPers account can request one by following the instructions on the Air Force Retirees Services website. 

AFSA holds monthly meetings on base

Air Force Sergeants Association, holds general membership meetings the last Wednesday of each month at 3 p.m. in The Landing. 

Members are encouraged to bring a nonmember with them. 

For more information, contact Tech. Sgt. Jennifer Marrott at 801-920-2394.

Protect yourself and your identity

Having your identity used to cheat you out of your hard-earned money can be devastating, and recovering financially from it can be an uphill battle. 

Government civilian employees can contact the Employee Assistance Program for assistance. If you think you’ve recently been a victim of identity theft, your EAP can help you take the necessary steps to minimize the damage and protect your credit rating. The EAP can also provide a kit full of information and resources on protecting yourself from identity theft. 

For more information, contact EAP 24 hours a day, seven days a week at 800-222-0364 or visit http://FOH4You.com.

Lost/stolen IDs must be reported

There are new procedures in place for reporting lost or stolen Common Access Cards at Hill Air Force Base.

The cards, used by Team Hill members to enter the base and access computer networks, are controlled documents that contain personal information.

As soon as the discovery is made that a card has been lost or stolen, members must report the issue to the 75th Security Forces Squadron Pass and Identification Office or Emergency Communications Center at 801-777-3056. 

They must then visit the 75th Security Forces Squadron in Building 408 and fill out an Air Force Form 1168, explaining the circumstances surrounding the lost or stolen card. 

The Form 1168 is required before users can have a new card issued by customer service at the Force Support Squadron in Building 430. 

For more information, contact the 75th Force Support Squadron Customer Support  at 801-777-1845, option 3.

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