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  • Parents, caregivers should ACT before leaving vehicle unattended

    The Sheppard Air Force Base Chattler Family Advocacy Program would like bring awareness to the leading cause of non-crash-related fatalities for children 14 and younger – heatstroke. A heatstroke, also known as sun stroke, is a type of severe heat illness that results in a body temperature greater than 104 degrees and confusion. The U.S. had 42 child vehicular heat deaths in 2017, according to the Texas Heatstroke Task Force. Texas ranks No. 1 in hot-car deaths.
  • LGBT Pride part of diversity that strengthens force

    Sheppard Air Force Base, led by the 82nd Training Wing Equal Opportunity Office, will recognize members of the LGBT community this month who are making positive contributions to the training mission here, applying their expertise and diversity to “Train, Develop and Inspire Warriors.”
  • SAPR seeks volunteers to help victims

    Volunteers wanting to service as Sexual Assault Prevention and Response victim advocates can attend a nationally accredited training course June 18-22 to provide a valuable resource for sexual assault victims.
  • New BSC supply store opens on Sheppard

    The Base Service Center operated by Ability One opened at Sheppard Air Force Base, Texas, May 31, 2018, to provide a sourced vendor for items ranging from office supplies, cleaning materials, common-use tools, deployment items and more.
  • Retiree Activities Office opens new facility

    The Sheppard Air Force Base, Texas, Retiree Activities Office has moved locations and is now in Bldg. 202, the former optical center near the Army-Air Force Exchange Services Base Exchange.
  • AF selects Sheppard E-6s for promotion

    About 180 technical sergeants assigned to Sheppard Air Force Base were among the more than 6,100 selected by the Air Force for promotion to master sergeant as part of the 18E7 promotion cycle.
  • Sheppard in Photos

    SHEPPARD AIR FORCE BASE, Texas – This week's Sheppard in Photos takes a look at technical training, physical fitness, aircraft maintenance at the 80th Flying Training Wing and more.
  • RSAF students flourish under Alotaibi leadership

    The improvement in military discipline, bearing and standards under Royal Saudi air force Col. Bader M. Alotaibi’s watchful eye has paid dividends for the RSAF and their investment in their Airmen here. Since Alotaibi’s arrival, the attrition rate of RSAF Airmen in training has gone from about 50 percent before his leadership to less than 2 percent now.
  • 80th FTW aviators get close-up view of combat aircraft

    Undergraduate pilot training students at the 80th Flying Training Wing's Euro-NATO Joint Jet Pilot Training program got an up close look at combat aircraft such as the A-10 Thunderbolt II, F-22 Raptor and F-15E Strike Eagle May 10-11, 2018, at Sheppard Air Force Base, Texas.
  • Undergraduate Pilot Training; there’s an app for that

    The 80th Flying Training Wing entered this year’s Air Education and Training Command Innovation Challenge after successfully creating an app to make more than 1,500 pages of necessary documents available to its pilots via handheld device.

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