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Courtesy photo Tell Us Your Air Force Story
For the past two months Air Education and Training has been using Waypoints as an online medium for wing commanders and Airmen alike who seek new ways to understand diversity in the Air Force and embrace the culture that comes with it, and so the objective of this site is: tell us your story. On this site there are shared ideas and open forums of
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Airman leadership school class 17-B stands before a static plane display on Goodfellow Air Force Base, Texas, Feb, 15, 2017. ALS is a 6-week course designed to prepare senior airmen to assume supervisory duties, offering instruction in the practice of leadership and followership, written and oral communicative skills, and the profession of arms. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Randall Moose/Released) ALS Class 17-B graduates
Congratulations to the Airmen of Class 17-B who graduated from Airman Leadership school Feb. 16. ALS is a six-week course designed to prepare senior airmen to assume supervisory duties offering instruction in the practice of leadership and followership written and oral communicative skills and the profession of arms. Students gain understanding of
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U.S. Air Force Col. Michael Downs, 17th Training Wing Commander, hands a tie-down rope, or piggin' string, back to Cody Waldrop, San Angelo Stock Show and Rodeo competitor, during the 85th Annual San Angelo Stock Show and Rodeo Military Appreciation Night at the Foster Communications Coliseum in San Angelo, Texas, Feb. 15, 2017. Each year, the association invites the wing commander to assist in the tie-down roping competition. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Laura R. McFarlane/Released) Stock show and rodeo hosts military appreciation night
The San Angelo Stock Show and Rodeo Association hosted Military Appreciation Night in honor of service members at the Foster Communications Coliseum Feb. 15.The night included presentation from Goodfellow Air Force Base members and rodeo tributes for their 85th anniversary.Boyd Polhamus, San Angelo Stock Show and Rodeo announcer, started the night
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U.S. Air Force Col. Michael Downs, 17th Training Wing Commander, jumps into Lake Nasworthy during the Polar Bear Party at the Goodfellow Air Force Base Recreation Camp in San Angelo, Texas, Feb. 11, 2017. Before taking the plunge, Downs also participated in the 5K run for the same event. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Joshua Edwards/Released) 17th FSS hosts Polar Bear Party
Nearly 250 people came out to support the 17th Force Support Squadron’s Polar Bear Party at the Goodfellow Air Force Base Recreation Camp Feb. 11.Although the party has been going on for 16 years, this is only the second year it has included a run.“We added the run because it is one of our more popular, things and one of the things we get asked for
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The 17th Medical Group poses for a portrait in front of Ross Clinic on Goodfellow Air Force Base, Texas, April 24, 2016. The 17th MDG won three separate awards for customer satisfaction for 2016. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Devin Boyer/ Released) 17th Medical Group wins customer service awards
Three offices within the 17th Medical Group won best patient satisfaction at the Ross Clinic, Feb. 10.The clinic sent a Joint Outpatient Experience Satisfaction Survey to Department of Defense, which rated first against all military medical installations last fall. Ross Clinic received the unexpected awards following the patient survey.Customers
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U.S. Air Force Col. Alejandro Ganster, 17th Training Group Commander, introduces Col. Mark Mitchem, 480th Intelligence, Surveillance and Reconnaissance Group Commander, at the Brandenburg Hall on Goodfellow Air Force Base, Texas, Feb. 9, 2017. Mitchem visited as part of an effort to line up resiliency training for first-term Airmen. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Chase Sousa/Released) 480th ISR visits Goodfellow
Leaders from the 480th Intelligence, Surveillance and Reconnaissance Group from Fort Gordon met with the 17th Training Group at the Brandenburg Hall Feb. 9.“The 480th ISR Group from Fort Gordon came to Goodfellow to line up resiliency efforts with first-term Airmen with the overall path from Defense Language Institute in Monterey, California, to
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The Air Force has released additional guidance in regard to the federal civilian hiring freeze implemented Jan. 23. (U.S. Air Force graphic by Staff Sgt. Alexx Pons) AF releases new guidance on civilian hiring freeze
The Air Force has released additional guidance in regard to the federal civilian hiring freeze implemented Jan. 23.
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U.S. Staff Sgt. Tyler Wiseman and Air Force Staff Sgt. Dakoda Riddle, 17th Security Forces Squadron K9 handlers, install sodium chlorite decoy inside the base theater bathroom on Goodfellow Air Force Base, Texas, Feb. 8, 2017. The sodium chlorite is a common chemical powder used to make household bombs. K9s are trained in smelling out this chemical and others in the smallest quantities. (U.S. Air Force photo Senior Airman Scott Jackson/Released) High school students shadow security forces
Senior high school students from Ballinger High shadowed 17th Security Forces Squadron members to receive a clear view on working in the military Feb. 8.The three students followed Staff Sgt. Tyler Wiseman, 17th Security Forces Squadron K9 handler. Wiseman showed them training exercises the K9s and their handlers run through; a ‘blank’ check, to a
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Retired Lt. Col. Dick Cole, co-pilot of Aircraft No. 1 of the Doolittle Tokyo Raid, raises a glass to toast the 74th anniversary of the Doolittle Raid April 18 at Joint Base San Antonio-Randolph. On the same day in 1942, Lt. Col. James H. "Jimmy" Doolittle led a select team of 80 pilots, gunners, navigators and bombardiers to execute a surprise attack over the islands of Japan in retaliation after the sneak attack at Pearl Harbor Dec. 7, 1941.  Cole, at 100-years-old, is one of two remaining survivors of the Doolittle Raid.  Staff Sgt. David Thatcher, who was unable to attend, is the second survivor. The last Doolittle Raider
Retired Lt. Col. Dick Cole, the last surviving Doolittle raider presented the Unit of the Year to the Medical Support Squadron during the Goodfellow Annual Awards at the Cactus Hotel Feb. 3.On April 18, 1942, Cole, alongside Lt Col. Jimmy Doolittle, departed for a mission to drop bombs on Tokyo. The crew had to take off much sooner than planned
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George Gagnon, Air Education and Training Command International Training and Education director, reads the award information for the Dr. Carol Bonds’ International Student Support Award at the Goodfellow Air Force Base Annual Awards in the Cactus Hotel in San Angelo, Texas, Feb. 3, 2017. This award is presented to a person whose long-term volunteer efforts have significantly and positively helped international students at AETC schools adjust to life in the U.S. and succeed in their academic endeavors. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Caelynn Ferguson/Released) Bonds receives ISSA
Dr. Carol Bonds received the 5th Annual Air Education and Training Command International Student Support Award at the Goodfellow Air Force Base Annual Awards in the cactus Hotel Feb. 3.This award is presented to a person whose long-term, volunteer efforts have significantly and positively helped international students at AETC schools adjust to life
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