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Default Air Force Logo Buckley Clinic moves to new location
The Buckley Clinic moves to fourth floor of the Aurora North medical building at 830 Potomac Circle March 19. With the lease at the current clinic terminating at the end of March, 460th Medical Group officials said the move from the Anshutz Outpatient Pavilion has been "in the works" for months to ensure Team Buckley a seamless transition. "Active
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Default Air Force Logo Marine Corps to offer commission to officers of other branches
The U.S. Marine Corps is offering a new program for officers released from the Air Force under the force-shaping program.Individuals that have been commissioned as an officer in another service will be eligible to earn a commission with the Marine Corps through the Officer Candidate Class program if they apply prior to promotion to 0-4. Officers
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Default Air Force Logo Buckley master sergeants selected for promotion
Two Team Buckley senior noncommissioned officers were selected for promotion to senior master sergeant by the Air Force March 14.Master Sgts. Michael, 2nd Space Warning Squadron, and Robert, 460th Medical Group are part of the 1,282 master sergeants for promotion to senior master sergeant by Air Force officials.The board, which convened here Feb. 5
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BUCKLEY AIR FOPRCE BASE, Colo. -- Maj. Gen. Mason C. Whitney, the outgoing Colorado National Guard adjutant general, is greeted by his wife Miriam after his final flight in an F-16 March 8. General Whitney retires March 24 after seven years of service as Colorado's highest-ranking military commander. (U.S. Air Force Photo by 2nd Lt. Darin Overstreet) Adjutant general takes final F-16 flight
Maj. Gen. Mason C. Whitney, outgoing Colorado National Guard adjutant general, took off from here in an F-16 Fighting Falcon the morning of March 8 for his final flight before retiring. It had been nine years since he last flew, he said, but it all came back to him as soon as he got warmed up. Whitney embarked on his "fini" flight with three other
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2007
Default Air Force Logo Governor names 140th WG commander as new Adjutant General
Gov. Bill Ritter today nominated Brig. Gen. H. Michael Edwards to become the new adjutant general and executive director of the Colorado Department of Military and Veterans Affairs. He will replace retiring Maj. Gen. Mason C. Whitney. A change-of-command ceremony is scheduled for March 24. Since 2002, General Edwards, 55, has served as commander of
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Col. Steven Muhs, 460 Mission Support Group commander, reads "And to Think that I saw it on Mulberry Street" to a group of first and second graders at Murphy Creek K - 8. March 2 was the National Education Association's Read Across America day where volunteers come out to local schools to read to children. The date coincides with the birthday of Dr. Seuss. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Sanjay Allen) Buckley leader reaches out for Read Across America
Sharing the magic of the written word, giving back to the community and showing children a little bit about the Air Force were at the top of a Buckley Air Force Base senior leader's list March 2 as he shared time with a local elementary school class as part of the Aurora Public School's Leaders are Readers program. Col. Steven Muhs, 460th Mission
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Default Air Force Logo AFAF campaign kicks off
Buckley Airmen and civilians will have the chance to donate to charities that benefit the Air Force community Feb. 26 to April 9 during this year's Air Force Assistance Fund drive. The AFAF "Commitment to Caring" campaign raises money for four organizations that benefit active duty, Reserve, Guard and retired Air Force people and their families,
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Default Air Force Logo Low Prices Meet Their Match at AAFES
The Army & Air Force Exchange Service's, or AAFES', "We'll Match It!" initiative has been updated to allow authorized shoppers to compare prices between the exchange and "warehouse clubs." "Previously, AAFES didn't match 'warehouse clubs' as their shelf prices are offset by required membership fees," said AAFES' Senior Enlisted Advisor Chief Master
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Default Air Force Logo Buckley's March promotions
Congratulations to Buckley's March promotions. All individuals sew on March 1, unless otherwise noted.2nd Space Warning SquadronSenior Airman Henry (March 22)Airman 1st Class Jaymes (March 29)460th Medical GroupAirman Adam Klinchuk (March 12)460th Space Communications SquadronStaff Sgt. JeffreySenior Airman Rachel (March 2)Amn Matthew (March
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SCHRIEVER AIR FORCE BASE, Colo. -- Staff Sgt. Miguel Toller is a mission maintenance instructor for the 460th Operations Squadron Detachment 1 here. (U.S. Air Force photo/Senior Airman Jason Ridder) SBIRS Instructor Profile: Staff Sgt. Miguel
Q. How long have you been in the Air Force and in the space career field? Also, how long have you been with the 460th Space Wing?A. I have been in the Air Force for 17 years; all of which has been in the space career field. I have been in the 460th SW for three years.Q. Why did you join the Air Force?A. Mainly for the education opportunities, but
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