It is with deepest regret that the commander of the 388th Aircraft Maintenance Squadron announces the death of Airman 1st Class Jose G. Gutierrez. Any person with claims for or against the estate of Gutierrez can call 2nd Lt. Daniel J. Krokker, summary court officer, at 801-777-7772.
Golden Eagle on exhibit Feb. 1
Glorius Aureus, a live Golden Eagle, will be on exhibit from 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Feb. 1 at the Hill AFB Commissary. The exhibit will include a 30-minute program that will begin at the top of each hour. The program will explain what makes the Golden Eagle unique and why it’s known as an “environmental barometer.” The event is sponsored by the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service.
Hill AFB appreciation basketball game
The Weber State University men’s basketball team will play Northern Arizona University Feb. 4, 7 p.m., at the Dee Event Center. With proof of a government-issued ID, four free tickets for the game can be picked up at the Dee Event Center ticket office in Ogden from now until game day.
International basketball tourney
The Air Force Services Activity seeks Airmen who want to play on the 2017 Headquarters Allied Air Command, HQ AIRCOM, Basketball Team for the upcoming HQ AIRCOM Basketball Championship. U.S. Air Forces in Europe applicants have priority since it’s a HQ AIRCOM event; however, non-USAFE applicants could be selected if slots are available. Training camp is March 14-20 at Spangdahlem Air Base, Germany. The HQ AIRCOM championship is March 21-24 in Amsterdam. Submit an Air Force Form 303 by Feb. 6 via myPers along with local chain of command approval.
Hiring Utah’s Heroes job fair March 23
Hiring Utah’s Heroes is a job fair that will be held March 23 at the South Towne Exposition Center located at 9575 South State Street, Sandy. The event is free and open to military members, veterans and their spouses. The fair will feature more than 90 employers and is open to military members, veterans and their spouses. Additionally, several veterans services organizations will be on site to assist and provide information. All employers will have a variety of open positions available the day of the event. For more information, call Mark Harrison at 801-432-4536.
Team Hill Ski Day
The Team Hill Ski Day will be held at Powder Mountain, March 31. Free day passes will be available for all active-duty military and veterans. Spouses, immediate family and civilians with a base ID will receive a 50 percent discount on day passes. Ski and snowboard rentals will be available from Outdoor Recreation for $20.
AFMC Family Days in 2017
Hill AFB will observe the following AFMC Family Days in 2017 – May 2, in conjunction with Memorial Day on May 29; July 3, in conjunction with Independence Day on July 4; Sept. 1, in conjunction with Labor Day on Sept. 4; Nov. 24, in conjunction with Thanksgiving Day on Nov. 23; and Dec. 26, in conjunction with Christmas on Dec. 25. The Hill AFB West Gate will be closed on all holidays including the Nov. 24 AFMC Family Day. Supervisors are encouraged to follow liberal leave procedures for Family Days and may approve annual leave, compensatory time, time-off award, credit hours, or leave without pay for their employees. For more information, call 801-777-1396 (military) or 801-775-3329 (civilian) for questions about leave.