Falcon AFB renamed in honor of space pioneer
- Turkish Delight. Arana-Barradas, Lois A. // Airman;Nov2000, Vol. 44 Issue 11, p8
Provides information on Incirlik Air Base in Adana, Turkey. Description of the United States Air Force base; Details on the Operation National Watch in the country; Views on the quality of life in the military base; Comments from several soldiers regarding their mission and the bases.
- AVIANO'S RENAISSANCE. Arana-Barradas, Louis A. // Airman;Nov2000, Vol. 44 Issue 11, p24
Features the Aviano 2000 military base of the United States Air Force in Italy. Details on the construction of the military base; Origin of the construction project; Information on the contingency and housing upgrades of the project; Benefits of the project.
- Tuzla's Turnaround. Arana-Barradas, Louis A. // Airman;Dec2000, Vol. 44 Issue 12, p2
Describes the Tuzla Air Base of the United States Air Force in Bosnia-Herzegovina. History of the air base; Development of infrastructure and amenities in the compound; Plans to upgrade facilities.
- Searching for the secrets of Groom Lake. Brown, Stuart F. // Popular Science;Mar94, Vol. 244 Issue 3, p52
Discusses how the Air Force wants to close off 4,000 hilltop acres of public land overlooking a remote, secret air base in southwestern Nevada. How Groom Lake has become a magnet for hundreds of people curious about unacknowledged flying objects; Security which exists; Groom's Lake's role as a...
- Go into the Sonlight. Barela, Timothy P. // Airman;Mar1999, Vol. 43 Issue 3, p8
Reports on the life of United States Air Force troops in Sonlight Inn in Kunsan Air Base, South Korea. Services offered by the inn; Features of different rooms; Number of visitors allowed every month.
- LIBERTAS VELMORS + 419th FIGHTER WING = TFI. Minton, Eric // Officer;Oct2007, Vol. 83 Issue 8, p18
The article discusses the Total Force Integration (TFI) of the 419th Fighter Wing with the Active Component 388th Fighter Wing at Hill Air Force Base in Utah. The 419th-388th merger is the first Reserve-Active associate operational fighter wing in the U.S. Air Force. The 419th Fighter Wing is an...
- New Joint Installations Reflect Multiservice Use. Patterson, Lance // Citizen Airman: The Official Magazine of the Air National Guard ;Aug2003, Vol. 55 Issue 4, p27
Reports that nine U.S. Air Force Reserve Command installations were designated joint bases or stations to reflect the multi-service use of the facilities. Locations qualified for joint status; List of designations; Conversion from air station to an air reserve base.
- FOR THE KIDS. Collins, Shannon // Citizen Airman: The Official Magazine of the Air National Guard ;Jun2001, Vol. 53 Issue 3, p16
Reports on the construction of a school building in a village in Guatemala by the 917th Civil Engineering Squadron (CES), Barksdale Air Force Base, Louisiana and the 908th CES, Maxwell Air Force Base, Alabama. Shortage of resources in Guatemala; Living conditions in Guatemala.
- Goodbye Now. // National Review Bulletin;2/17/1970, Vol. 22 Issue 6, pB23
The article reports on the withdrawal of U.S. troops at Wheelus air base outside Tripoli, Libya. The U.S. government has spent about $100 million on the development of Wheelus and has used it continuously for advanced refresher training of U.S. units assigned to the North Atlantic Treaty...