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Members of the 2nd Space Warning Squadron pose for a photo March 10, 2017, around the Gen. Seth J. McKee award sign on Buckley Air Force Base, Colo. The McKee award was presented to the 2nd SWS for being recognized as the best missile warning squadron of 2016 in the Air Force Space Command. The “2016” is yet to be installed on the sign. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman Jacob Deatherage/Released) 2nd SWS earns 2016 Seth J. McKee award
The 2nd Space Warning Squadron won the 2016 Gen. Seth J. McKee Award for the sixth time since the year 2000.McKee, a four-star general who was the highest ranking survivor of the D-Day invasion of France in World War II, led a group of fighter planes providing air support for troops invading the beach at Normandy. He later retired after serving as
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Hillary Merritt, project manager for The Trust for Public Land, was presented an Air Force level award Feb. 22, 2017 by Col. David Miller, Jr., 460th Space Wing commander, at the Aurora Municipal Center in Aurora, Colo. The Commander’s Public Service Award is
designed to recognize service or achievements of a private citizen who has contributed significantly to the accomplishment of the mission of an Air Force
Agency. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Jessica A. Huggins/Released) REPI manager earns award for outstanding Merritt
Hillary Merritt, The Trust for Public Land project manager, was presented an Air Force level award to recognize her services and achievements as a private citizen for her contributions to the accomplishment of the missions of an Air Force agency. Col. David Miller, Jr., 460th Space Wing commander, presented her with the Commander’s Public Service
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Senior Airman Justin Smith and Mr. Jacob Stahl, 460th Civil Engineering Squadron heavy equipment operators, work to realign machinery used to cut into the cement Feb. 17, 2017 at a dig site on Buckley Air Force Base, Colo. The alignment of the machine is crucial to ensure the lines are straight. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Jessica A. Huggins/Released) Smooth operators: 460th CES maintains base upkeep
Maintenance is a constant need in life, especially when it comes to military bases. The streets we drive on, the signs we use for specific designations and the snow we need out of the way to be able to drive safely are just some of the responsibilities of the 460th Civil Engineering Squadron. Without their hard work, the basic functions of the base
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The chapel on Buckley Air Force Base, Colo. offers resources to promote happy, healthy relationships including counseling for marriage, pre-marriage, relationship building and more. They also sponsor marriage and couple retreats which are free to military members. For more information please contact the chapel at 720-847-4631. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Jessica A. Huggins/Released) Base chapel programs help strengthen Valentine’s love year-round
With the scent of Valentine’s Day in the air, it is easy to get caught up in either the bitterness or the romance the holiday tends to come with. No matter the occasion, relationships are in constant need of maintenance, and the Air Force is armed with resources to help Airmen keep those relationships happy and healthy. These resources are readily
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Col. David Miller Jr., 460th Space Wing commander, presents Staff Sgt. Matthew Knopf, 310th Aerospace Medical Flight health services management supervisor, with a certificate for his accomplishment of winning the 2016 Air Force Art Contest in the accomplished artist category Feb. 12, 2017, on Buckley Air Force Base, Colo. Knopf’s painting was selected from a total of 326 entries in the adult accomplished artist category. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman Holden S. Faul/ Released) Aspiring artist takes first place award in 2016 Air Force Art Contest
Could you imagine possessing the talent to take oil paint to a blank canvas and create a masterpiece extraordinary enough to win an Air Force level award? Staff Sgt. Matthew Knopf, 310th Aerospace Medical Flight health services management supervisor, received the award for most accomplished artist in the 2016 Air Force Art Contest. He was presented
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