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  • Sheppard in Photos

    SHEPPARD AIR FORCE BASE, Texas -- An Air Vice Marshal visit, electrical systems technical training and the first Airman's Council meeting of the year. The year has only started, but Sheppard never stops!
  • Donovan: Readiness, force lethality begins with training

    Under Secretary of the Air Force Matthew P. Donovan, the second highest ranking civilian in the Department of the Air Force, visited Sheppard on Feb. 14, 2019, to see how the Air Force’s largest and most diverse technical and undergraduate pilot training base is employing technology to train today’s Airmen for tomorrow.
  • From translator to Air Force blue: Airman shares story of service before enlistment

    Airman 1st Class Saeed Shnawa, an aircrew flight equipment Airman who recently graduated from the career field's apprentice course at Sheppard Air Force Base, Texas, shares his story of service as a translator in Iraq and now as an Airman in the Air Force.
  • Pilot training moving at the speed of innovation

    The implementation of virtual and augmented realities by the 80th Flying Training Wing is creating a portfolio of tools that allows instructor and student pilots alike to enhance the learning experience within the Euro-NATO Joint Jet Pilot Training program, the world’s only internationally manned and operated combat pilot training program.
  • Kansas ANG sergeant aces aircraft fuel systems course

    SHEPPARD AIR FORCE BASE, Texas – A Kansas native and member of the 190th Air Refueling Wing, Forbes Field, Topeka, Kansas, aced his technical training school with perfect scores on his block exams. Staff Sgt. Henry E. Olivarez graduated technical training on Jan. 30, 2019, and said his graduation will be a memorable moment in his Air Force career. He is proud of this accomplishment because it proves that you’re never too old to learn something new.
  • Sheppard in Photos

    SHEPPARD AIR FORCE BASE, Texas -- Rain, shine or fog - Training never stops here at Sheppard.
  • South Dakota ANG sergeant aces aircraft fuel systems course

    SHEPPARD AIR FORCE BASE, Texas -- A South Dakota native and member of the Air National Guard's 114th Fighter Wing Sioux Falls, S.D. aced his technical training school with perfect scores on his block exams.
  • Gudgel: Industrial Age way of teaching giving way to innovation

    Chief Master Sgt. Juliet Gudgel, AETC command chief master sergeant, said Jan. 31, 2018, during a three-day visit to North Texas that Sheppard AFB is leading the charge on challenging the status quo, training Airmen in a different and meaningful way, and employs equipment and innovation in a way that creates a new and exciting experience for new Airmen entering the Air Force. It’s the new process of developing 21st century Airmen using 21st century tools and technology.
  • Sheppard a stop during F-35A Lightning II road tour

    Combat pilots from Eglin Air Force Base, Florida, made a stop here Jan. 11 to give students of the 80th Flying Training Wing’s Euro-NATO Joint Jet Pilot Training program and up-close look at the sleek one-seater jet as well as talk about some of its unique features and how the Air Force is deploying it now and into the future.
  • Sheppard featured twice in AF Year in Photos

    Team Sheppard highlighted at #53 and #65 in this annual feature showcasing the men and women of the Air Force.
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