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General Officer Assignments

The chief of staff, Air Force announced the following assignments:

Col. James. J. Burks, who has been selected for the grade of brigadier general, director, Air Force Medical Support Operations, and administrator, … 342 more words

Department Of Defense

SWAT Stand-Off Ends In Police Shooting

LAS VEGAS (AP) – Authorities say a man was shot and killed by police during an overnight SWAT standoff at an apartment near an entrance to Nellis Air Force Base in northeast Las Vegas. 87 more words


40 years of Red Flag at Nellis

NELLIS AIR FORCE BASE, Nev.  — Some called them the “Iron Majors” though this group in particular went on to be known as the “Fighter Mafia.” Never mind the title, that was the last thing on their minds as the group of the Air Force’s best and brightest young officers congregated in the little known depths of the Pentagon’s basement offices. 1,495 more words

Military Aviation

Nellis gears up for Red Flag 15-1

NELLIS AIR FORCE BASE, Nev. — Red Flag 15-1 is scheduled to begin Jan. 26 and will conclude Feb. 13. Base officials want to remind southern Nevada residents that they may notice increased military aircraft activity during this time period. 448 more words

Military Aviation

Nellis aggressors bring ‘fight’ to Luke

LUKE AIR FORCE BASE, Ariz. — You want results? Then train like it.

The 64th Aggressor Squadron from Nellis Air Force Base, Nevada, came to Luke Air Force Base Dec. 523 more words

Military Aviation

Jets over Las Vegas

Filmed on October 14, 2014

This is the first of the videos that I took as we drove through Las Vegas, Nevada. We went by Nellis Air Force Base and the Speedway. 27 more words