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U.S. Air Force Thunderbird pilot number two, Capt. Ryan Bodenheimer, talks to students from seven local Wichita Falls, Texas, high schools and two from Dallas, during the Sheppard Air Force Base, Texas, career fair, Sept. 16, 2016. The career fair provided an opportunity for students to learn about the Air Force and the various careers it offers. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Kyle E. Gese) Sheppard hosts career fair in conjunction with Air Show
Before the gates opened for thousands of people to flood Sheppard Air Force Base, the base hosted a career fair for seven local high schools and two from the Dallas area, Sept. 16, 2016 – giving them a chance to see firsthand the capabilities and opportunities the Air Force has to offer.
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2016
Brig. Gen. Patrick Doherty, 82nd Training Wing commander, talks to everyone who attended the POW MIA parade at Sheppard Air Force Base, Texas, about the significance of military service and an extended thank you to the veterans who previously served, Sept. 9, 2016. More than 83,000 Americans remain missing from WWII, the Korean War, the Cold War, the Gulf Wars and other conflicts. Of those missing, 41,000 of the missing are presumed lost at sea. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Kyle E. Gese) Sheppard honors POW/MIA with parade
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0 9/09
2016
Fire Captain Mark Deboe and Firefighters Milo Gardea, Matthew Rader, Mark Veenstra and Francisco Garibaldi, hold their championship finalist flag after competing in the regional Firefighter Combat Challenge in Sulphur Springs, Texas, Aug. 12-13, 2016. Their five-man team finished the competition with a time of 1:41 in the relay elimination challenge,qualifying them to participate in the worldwide Firefighter Combat Challenge event in Montgomery, Alabama, from Oct. 24-29, 2016. (U.S. Air Force courtesy photo by Mark Deboe) Five Sheppard Firefighters to compete in worldwide fire challenge
A Sheppard five-man firefighter team earned their place at the worldwide Firefighter Combat Challenge in a regional competition Aug. 12-13, 2016.
0 8/25
2016
82nd Training Wing Commander Brig. Gen. Patrick Doherty shakes hands with Wichita Falls Mayor Glenn Barham outside Sheppard's Main Gate. Demolition is ongoing as part of a $3.5 million project by the city to improve the area. Front Gate Facelift
Work is moving forward on a $3.5 million project to upgrade the area just outside Sheppard’s main gate, improving force protection, transportation and the overall appearance of the area. A Defense Economic Adjustment Assistance Grant to the City of Wichita Falls is funding about $1.75 million of the project; the city is providing an additional $1.25 million in economic development funding while the Federal Transit Administration is adding another $500,000.
0 8/17
2016
Default Air Force Logo New FSS developments coming soon
Part of the mission of the 82nd Force Support Squadron is to plan fun activities and take care of Airmen, all while supporting the mission.
0 7/28
2016
Staff Sgt. Robert Kusina, 365th Training Squadron avionics instructor, welcomes Tech. Sgt. Steven Dymond, 82nd Comptroller Squadron NCO in charge of customer support, to Sheppard Air Force Base, Texas, during the summer family picnic, July 20, 2016. The summer family picnic had several booths from various helping agencies to welcome and introduce new families to the base. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Kyle E. Gese/Released) Family picnic welcomes new Sheppard families
New families were welcomed to Sheppard Air Force Base, Texas, with a summer family picnic, July 20, 2016, held at the Youth Center by the 82nd Force Support Squadron.
0 7/22
2016
Default Air Force Logo The road to the title: Senators take second at Lackland’s Texas Military Tournament
“This may be considered as one of our best performances,” Dr. Ronald Brown, 363rd Training Squadron training development and element chief and Sheppard Senators’ co-captain said. “We made, what seemed to be an improbable run at the Texas Military State Championship and came out in second.”
0 7/21
2016
This online world is often referred to as “virtual” -- as if what we do on the internet or our mobile devices isn’t quite real. Unfortunately, that’s an illusion that can be costly. From identity theft and fraud to bullying and sexual predators, life in the “virtual” world can have very real impacts. (U.S. Air Force photo/2nd Lt. Brittany Curry)
Social Media 101: No such thing as 'Virtual'
This online world is often referred to as “virtual” -- as if what we do on the internet or our mobile devices isn’t quite real. Unfortunately, that’s an illusion that can be costly. From identity theft and fraud to bullying and sexual predators, life in the “virtual” world can have very real impacts.
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80th Flying Training Wing commander, Col. Gregory Keeton, officiates the 80th Operations Group change of command ceremony at Sheppard Air Force Base, Texas, July 6, 2016. Italian Air Force Col. Paolo Baldoasso, 80th Operations Group commander, relingquished his command to German Air Force Col. Bernhard Hey. (U.S. Air Force photo/ Elizabeth Colunga)
80th Operations Group change of command
80th Flying Training Wing commander, Col. Gregory Keeton, officiated the 80th Operations Group change of command ceremony at Sheppard Air Force Base on July 6, 2016.Italian Air Force Col. Paolo Baldasso, 80th Operations Group commander, relinquished command to German Air Force Col. Bernhard Hey. Baldasso was the first Italian Air Force commander to lead the 80th Operations Group in the 35-year history of the Euro-NATO Joint Jet Pilot Training Program.
0 7/08
2016
Default Air Force Logo Precautions when traveling is key to safety
Researching travel restrictions and taking safety precautions is an important factor when planning vacations, Security Forces personnel say. “Families need to take into considerations the potential dangers and restrictions of certain locations, when planning vacations, specifically those outside the continental U.S.,” said Master Sgt. Erik Trust, 82nd Security Forces Squadron.
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