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‘Don’t panic’: Anthrax threat deserves concern not overreaction

‘Don’t panic’: Anthrax threat deserves concern not overreaction – Airman Consumer Mike Young Military medical experts are echoing the same warnings and reassurances as civilian medical professionals — Don’t panic! The detection of anthrax contamination in the U.S. mail system has heightened our sensitivity and awareness associated with the use of anthrax. Most of the […]

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Air Force Print News

http://www.looksmart.com/ http://www.findarticles.com/ FindArticles > Airman > Dec, 2002 > Article > Print friendly Air Force Print News – In Search of News and Information The Air Force news wire service providing Air Force and Department of Defense news and information, with daily updates from around the world. Available on Air Force Link at www.af.mil/news. COPYRIGHT […]

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In search of news and information

In search of news and information – Air Mail Get the latest news and information about your busy Air Force quickly and easily. * Air Force Link: www.af.mil–Airman magazine, Air Force Print News, Air Force Radio News, Air Force TV News, fact sheets, biographies, artwork, and links to other Air Force and Department of Defense […]

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Bataan Recalled

Bataan Recalled – World War II Elaine Aviles Airmen member those who suffered and died during the Bataan Death March He dove for the dirt as a shell whizzed over his head. But it found its mark. After hitting the trees, the shell splintered into shrapnel, striking a man standing guard behind him. Dug in […]

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GI Mail provides secure, reliable e-mail link to loved ones – Airman’s World – Global Internet Mail

GI Mail provides secure, reliable e-mail link to loved ones – Airman’s World – Global Internet Mail – Brief Article Cynthia Bauer SCOTT AIR FORCE BASE, Ill. — With airmen deployed away from home, the opportunity to communicate with loved ones takes on greater importance. “To provide a link back home, Air Force Crossroads, the […]

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Lakefront view, cloudy future

Lakefront view, cloudy future – @goodfellow.af.mil Mark Kinkade Tech. Sgt. Ronnie Lang and his two sons have a good house. Three bedrooms, 1,100 square feet of living space and enough closet space to squirrel away a mountain of toys, racks of clothes and souvenirs from Lang’s career–all within walking distance of a marina on one […]

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Life on the Afghan frontier: The Bagram mission remains the same, but life is better

Life on the Afghan frontier: The Bagram mission remains the same, but life is better Louis A. Arana-Barradas In the armed camp that is Bagram Air Base, Afghanistan, Airman 1st Class Lewis Pollard is just one more face in the crowd. It’s hard to tell him apart from the thousands of other troops. Like the […]

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Expectations and lasting impressions

Expectations and lasting impressions – Airman’s Notebook Chuck Roberts After spending a week at Grand Forks Air Force Base, N.D., I wouldn’t put it at the top of my dream sheet. However, I still found myself wishing I wanted an assignment there. The more I chatted with local folks and Air Force families, the more […]

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Civil Reserve Air Fleet Stage I activates for only second time in history

Civil Reserve Air Fleet Stage I activates for only second time in history – Airman’s World Chuck Roberts Scott Air Force Base, Ill.–To augment Air Mobility Command aircraft in deploying U.S. troops to the Persian Gulf, Stage I of the Civil Reserve Air Fleet activated in February for only the second time in its 51-year […]

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Prior-service airmen receive SKT exemptions – Airman’s World

Prior-service airmen receive SKT exemptions – Airman’s World – Brief Article Randy Mitchell RANDOLPH AIR FORCE BASE, Texas — Prior-service airmen who don’t hold the minimum required primary Air Force specialty skill level commensurate with their grade will automatically receive a two-year exemption from taking the specialty knowledge test during promotion fitness exams. The change […]