Second thoughts about the last frontier
- Ready, set, goat: The Holloman Air Force Base Sports Day celebration. Singleton, Sylvia // Parks & Recreation;Dec95, Vol. 30 Issue 12, p49
Features the Holloman Air Force Base Sports Day celebration in the Holloman Air Force Base in New Mexico. Features of the celebration; Highlights; Goal; Activities.
- Bill and Ted would have been proud. Staphill, Ron // Parks & Recreation;Dec95, Vol. 30 Issue 12, p56
Features the recreational activities held by the Lemoore Naval Air Station in California. Features of the station's winning of the Installation Excellence Award; Special events held by the air base.
- Barksdale after Sept. 11. Frois, Jeanne // Louisiana Life;Summer2002, Vol. 22 Issue 2, p56
Features the Barksdale Air Force Base in Bossier City, Louisiana. Number of military personnel; Identification of the primary aircraft found at the base; Squadrons housed in the base.
- Life without GIs. Kambarov, Kamron // Transitions Online;8/29/2005, p4
The article explores issues concerning the decision of authorities in Tashkent to evict U.S. military personnel from an air base in southwestern Uzbekistan. The anti-American media campaigns conducted by Tashkent are detailed. While the authorities cited the disadvantages of having the air base,...
- Lying is the best defense. // Advocate;11/23/99, Issue 799, p12
Focuses on the unofficial policy of Lackland Air Force Base in San Antonio, Texas on gay Air Force personnel, which was prompted by complaints from advocates for gay and lesbian service members. Pros and cons of the `do not ask, do not tell' policy; Decline in the number of discharges due to...
- Gentlemen, be Seated. Younce, Ronald E. // Saturday Evening Post;6/7/1947, Vol. 219 Issue 49, p126
Presents an anecdote on meeting new soldiers who was assigned at a naval air base in the Philippines.
- Tick Tock at Tallil. Desjarlais Jr., Orville F. // Airman;Feb2004, Vol. 48 Issue 2, p22
Describes the first U.S. forward-deployed air base established in Tallil, Iraq during Operation Iraqi Freedom. Early morning activity; Start of the duty day; Experience of the highest temperatures in the world. INSET: The 'Zig' is a must see.
- Thai Coalition Engineer Unit Supports Operation Enduring Freedom. Harney, Robert A. // Army Logistician;Jan/Feb2004, Vol. 36 Issue 1, p26
Focuses on the deployment of a Coalition Engineer Unit by the Kingdom of Thailand to Bagram Air Base, Afghanistan to support Operation Enduring Freedom. Commitment of Thailand to global efforts; List of critical tasks for the military operations; Duration for the deployment.
- Legal aspects of mass casualty operations: Lessons learned in support of the Pope Air Force Base... // Army Lawyer;Jun95, Issue 271, p58
Discusses the legal aspects of mass casualty operations. Focus on the Pope Air Force Base disaster in North Carolina; Family assistance center; Wills; Nonsignature affidavits.