Step into it
- Extreme Games. Wenzel, Elizabeth // Parks & Recreation;Dec99, Vol. 34 Issue 12, p64
Relates the experiences of Marlene Limmer when she joined Bonita Bay, the outdoor recreation service offered by Tyndall Air Force Base for military personnel in Florida. Why she enjoy going to the lower portion of the Ocoee River in Benton, Tennessee; Comments regarding canoe trips; Details on...
- Getting Along in Grand Forks. Roberts, Chuck // Airman;Jun2003, Vol. 46 Issue 6, p42
Features the outdoor activities at the Air Force Base in Grand Forks, North Dakota. Total population in the state; Description of the area; Weather conditions in the state.
- Embracing Korea. // Airman;May2004, Vol. 48 Issue 5, p2
Focuses on the living condition of American airmen assigned at various air bases in South Korea. Experience in trying Korean foods; Struggle in adopting the place and mingling with the locals; Responsibility of airmen to manage several programs.
- Silently surveying surroundings. Eggman, A. C. // Airman;May2004, Vol. 48 Issue 5, p6
Focuses on the capabilities of Desert Hawk, a miniature unmanned aerial vehicle that provide security forces accurate, real-time visual assessments of detected threats at the Balad Air Base in Iraq. Composition of the vehicle; Ability of the aircraft to take off from a clearing without using a...
- Reservists Clean House, Increase F-16 Capability. Moore, Tammie // Citizen Airman: The Official Magazine of the Air National Guard ;Dec2005, Vol. 57 Issue 6, p13
The article reports on the deployed reservists who clean the shop at Balad Air Base, Iraq. Senior Master Sergeant Huey Hill, 332nd Expeditionary Aircraft Maintenance Squadron avionics team chief said that when they arrive the shop was dirty, dark and smells bad. The team spent 10 days in...
- Running with the Pack. Desjarlais Jr., Orville F. // Airman;Apr2004, Vol. 48 Issue 4, p2
Focuses on U.S. airmen in Kunsan Air Base in South Korea. Mission to defend the base; Acceptance of follow-on forces; Special effort of the base to help young airmen get out of the dormitories and explore. INSET: Headhunter allies.
- Weather Man. Roberts, Chuck // Airman;Apr2004, Vol. 48 Issue 4, p42
Profiles U.S. Air Force senior airman Jason Conner, a weather specialist at Holloman Air Force Base in New Mexico. Combination of computer technology, experience and common sense to predict the weather; Influence of a pilot on the ultimate decision to cancel a sortie; Calmness and confidence of...
- TRIPS of a Lifetime. // Backpacker;Oct2002, Vol. 30 Issue 8, p43
Introduces a series of articles about hiking.
- Make Your (Big) ESCAPE. Neville, T. // Backpacker;Oct2002, Vol. 30 Issue 8, p58
Presents time- and money-saving tips for hikers.