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  • ‘Life in Motion’ images capture creativity, photo contest wins

    JOINT BASE SAN ANTONIO-LACKLAND, Texas -- The Air Force recently announced its 2019 Air Force Photo Contest winners.The winners – first, second and third place in five categories – were among more than 1,600 entries submitted for the annual contest.This year’s competition, with a theme of “Life in Motion,” was “fierce,” said contest judge Mark
  • Getting to know the new AFIMSC command chief

    Getting to know the new AFIMSC command chief, Chief Master Sgt. Edwin Ludwigsen.
  • Speed wins: MacDill contracting awards 100k in swift fashion

    In order to compete in the future, innovative ideas to improve fleet readiness must reach the warfighter quickly. In order to do just that, the 6th Contracting Squadron hosted its first ever Pitch Day Aug. 1, 2019, where local small businesses proposed innovative ideas to help increase overall base efficiency and mission effectiveness.
  • Retired MWDs looking for families, homes, couches

    Thousands of MWDs are stationed around the world placing themselves in harm’s way detecting bombs, land mines and subduing threatening people; all in the name of keeping Americans safe.
  • Air Force expands treatment capabilities to address PFOS/PFOA

    The Air Force cut the ribbon July 23 on a new groundwater treatment plant that enhances its ability to protect drinking water supplies from contamination at the former Pease Air Force Base, New Hampshire. The plant can treat up to 1 million gallons of water daily, and is part of the Air Force’s response to drinking water contamination at active, guard and closed installations.

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  • Choose to serve, buy in and lead

    One of the U.S. Air Force’s strengths is the diversity of our personnel. We come from many places with varying backgrounds and experiences. We joined the Air Force for various reasons; perhaps the opportunity to travel, to get an education, or to be a pilot, to serve.
  • The Good, the Bad and the Ugly

    In our busy society, people don’t always take time to articulate what they expect from their leaders, but they certainly know the difference between a good leader and a less-than-optimal leader when they work for them.
  • Know your role, own it, and be the best you can be every day

    Many people stagnate because the job they have is not fun or is not their dream job. This mindset ignores that in almost every industry, entry-level positions exist for a reason and no one starts out as the CEO. It is vital for an organization to have strong, dedicated workers at every level, focused on their current position as well as preparing for the next. People that lack this insight may go through the motions, never fully committing themselves to fulfilling their role. They produce suboptimal results, receive little recognition, and rarely feel a sense of purpose. They don’t realize that the dissatisfaction they feel is a direct result of the fact that they do very little to contribute to the organization.
  • From the Ground Transportation Airmen of Team Dover at Fed Fleet Expo 2018

    Introduction: This year the Ground Transportation Career Field held their third annual breakout session at the Fed Fleet Expo. The event was held during the Washington D.C. Auto Show at the Walter E. Washington Convention Center during the last week of January. This year was particularly special because Team Dover’s Ground Transportation Junior