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82nd CS wins 2017 AETC Information Dominance small unit award 82nd CS wins AETC Information Dominance award
The 82nd Communication Squadron was awarded the 2017 Air Education and Training Command Information Dominance small unit award and will not compete at the Air Force level.
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2017
n/a Leahy: Empower Airmen
Maj. Gen. Timothy Leahy, 2nd Air Force commander, paid a visit to Sheppard Air Force Base Oct. 30-Nov. 1 to see how the Air Force trains a variety of career fields that play a role in getting jets in the air or people in the right places as part of a joint force.
0 10/31
2017
n/a 366 TRS instructors win international linemen competition
Instructors from the 366th Training Squadron took first place in the military division at the 34th annual International Linemen’s Rodeo in Kansas City, Missouri, Oct. 14. The joint team was comprised of Air Force Staff Sgt. Christopher Shaw, Army Staff Sgt. Robert Pepperling and Navy Petty Officer 1st Class Jasen Nickman, all electrical systems apprentice course instructors at Sheppard Air Force Base, Texas.
0 10/25
2017
AMOC ACE Polish exchange officer ACEs AMOC
Completing the 14 week Aircraft Maintenance Officer Course at Sheppard Air Force Base, Texas, is no easy feat. During the most recent iteration of the course, one student went above and beyond expectations.Capt. Adam Rosiakowski received the ACE award, September 29, 2017, during a graduation ceremony for the 363rd Training Squadron’s AMOC. The ACE
0 9/29
2017
Col. Chad Schrecengost assumes command of the 82nd Mission Support Group, July 13, 2017. (U.S. Air Force photo by Liz Colunga) Sheppard welcomes new commanders
Throuhgout recent months, Sheppard Air Force Base has welcomed 14 new commanders to the 82nd Training Wing and 3 new commanders to the 80th Flying Training Wing. The base looks forward to continued success under their leadership.
0 7/18
2017
Sheppard Air Force Base, Texas, opened its gates to the public in celebration of Independence Day, July 4, 2017. Thousands of Texomans filled the base to enjoy Freedom Fest; a free event which featured three live bands, aircraft displays, food trucks galore, and an extravagant firework display to cap off the evening. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Kyle E. Gese/Released) Sheppard hosts 4th of July open house
Team Sheppard opened its gates to the public in celebration of Independence Day, July 4, 2017.
0 7/05
2017
Airmen from Sheppard Air Force Base, Texas, participate as spectators, flag bearers, and demonstration squadrons for the Nighthawks military appreciation football game at the Kay Yeager Coliseum in downtown Wichita Falls, Texas, May 20, 2017. The game was close, but the Nighthawks lost with a final score of 47 to 50 against the Iowa Barnstormers. (U.S. Air Force photo by 2nd Lt. Jacqueline Jastrzebski) Nighthawks show appreciation for U.S. military
The Wichita Falls, Texas, Nighthawks showed their appreciation for the U.S. military with a football game. During the game, Airmen participated as spectators, flag bearers, and demonstration squadrons for the opening of the game and half-time show.
0 5/22
2017
More than 250 female Airmen fill the Community Activity Center for the first ever 82nd Training Wing Female Airmen Forum, May 16, 2017. Five NCO’s and the base’s director of Military Equal Opportunity led an open discussion about being a female in the Air Force. (U.S. Air Force photo by 2nd Lt. Jacqueline Jastrzebski) 82nd TRW Holds Female Airmen Forum
More than 250 female Airmen filed into the Community Activity Center for the first ever 82nd Training Wing Female Airmen Forum. Five NCO’s and the base’s director of Military Equal Opportunity stood at the head of the auditorium ready to lead an honest conversation about being a female in a male dominated career.
0 5/22
2017
Wichita Falls, Texas, Chief of Police Manuel Borrego, provides closing remarks during the National Police Week proclamation ceremony, May 15, 2017. National Police Week honors both current and former law enforcement officers as well as officers who’ve paid the ultimate sacrifice. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Kyle E. Gese) Commentary: Not just cops
Air Force Security Forces Airmen aren’t just cops; they’re heroes. A commentary by Staff Sgt. Kyle E. Gese.
0 5/17
2017
Identical twins 2nd Lt. Traverse Garvin and 2nd Lt. Dillon Garvin approach the end of their time at Sheppard Air Force Base, Texas, March 3, 2017. Their healthy sibling rivalry has helped them achieve their dream of becoming U.S. Air Force fighter pilots. (U.S. Air Force photo by 2nd Lt. Jacqueline Jastrzebski)
Twin brothers off to a flying start
Identical twins 2nd Lt. Traverse Garvin and 2nd Lt. Dillon Garvin approach the end of their time at Sheppard Air Force Base, Texas, March 3, 2017. The brothers will continue their careers by learning to fly the F-22 at Tyndall Air Force Base, Florida.
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2017
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