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Mike Bassham, with the 565th Aircraft Maintenance Squadron, gives an overview of B-52 Programmed Depot Maintenance operations, emphasizing recent major structural repairs, to Air Force Sustainment Center Commander Lt. Gen. Lee Levy II during a July 14 immersion tour of Oklahoma City Air Logistics Complex facilities and how the shops are implementing the “AFSC Way.” The part shown was the first new B-52 lower segment that had ever been replaced at PDM Also pictured are, from left, OC-ALC Commander Brig. Gen. Mark Johnson, AFSC Command Chief Master Sgt. Jason France, 76th Aircraft Maintenance Group Commander Lt. Col. Kenyon Bell and Erik Dahlgren, the B-52 Production Flight chief. (Air Force photo by Kelly White/Released) AFSC commander visits

0 7/24
2015
During a July 10 ceremony, Brig. Gen. Mark Johnson, Oklahoma City Air Logistics Complex commander, left, passed command of the 76th Commodities Maintenance Group to Col. Robert W. Jackson II. (Air Force photo by Kathy Paine/Released) New 76th CMXG commander excited to be here
Col. Robert W. Jackson II is fired up about joining the 76th Commodities Maintenance Group team."The work you do here is so, so important," the colonel said to members of the 76th CMXG. "You touch 76 percent of the Air Force's aircraft inventory. Wow! What a huge mission. I am completely in awe of you depot maintenance rock stars. It is clear that
0 7/17
2015
Mike Opela, 544th Propulsion Maintenence Squadron Director discusses the process of modifying a Marine STOVL F135 engine with Major General Jeffrey L. Harrigian, Director of the Headquarters US Air Force F-35 Integration Office during a visit to the Air Force Sustainment Center and Oklahoma City Air Logistics Complex where the modification is performed. (U.S. Air Force photo/Marlin Zimmerman)
General Harrigian cites AFSC's F-35 support
The head of the Air Force's F-35 Lightning II integration team cited the Air Force Sustainment Center's overall joint-strike fighter support during a visit to the center headquarters here today.Maj. Gen. Jeffrey L. Harrigian, Director, F-35 Integration Office, Headquarters U.S. Air Force, said he is impressed by the work being done in AFSC."I am
0 7/10
2015
Lt. Gen. Lee K. Levy II Commander's Message - A Place for Dignity and Respect
Fellow Airmen,All Airmen, both military and civilian, have a special trust and confidence placed in them to defend our nation.  That trust allows our fellow countrymen and women to rest peacefully in the knowledge that a select group of their fellow citizens have stepped forward to provide for the common defense -- that select group is
0 7/06
2015
Default Air Force Logo AFSC signs Enterprise Partnership Agreement with SwRI
The Air Force Sustainment Center recently entered into an Enterprise Partnership Agreement with Southwestern Research Institute that will improve efficiency and provide readiness to support operations, by reducing time and costs associated with negotiations for work at all three air logistics complexes at Hill, Tinker and Robins Air Force Bases.The
0 7/02
2015
Theresa Farris, director of the 564th Aircraft Maintenance Squadron, briefs The Honorable Lisa Disbrow, the Acting Under Secretary of the Air Force and the Assistant Secretary of the Air Force for Financial Management and Comptroller, (center), and The Honorable William LaPlante, the assistant secretary of the Air Force (Acquisition) (far right), about Tinker's KC-135 programmed depot maintenance program and how utilizing the AFSC Way enables the squadron to deliver combat power to warfighter faster, with higher quality and at less cost than ever before.   Pictured, from left are, Air Force Sustainment Center Commander, Lt. Gen. Lee Levy II; Jerold Smith, Legacy Tanker Chief Engineer; Janis Wood, 76th Aircraft Maintenance Group deputy director; Kevin O'Connor, Oklahoma City Air Logistics Complex vice director; Oklahoma City Air Logistics Complex Commander, Brig. Gen. Mark Johnson; Col. William Liquori, Senior Military Assistant to the Under Secretary of the Air Force; and Lt. Col. Aaron Weiner, Military assistant to the Assistant Secretary of the Air Force (Acquisition). U.S. Air Force photo by Kelly White AF leader cites high value of AFSC
The Air Force leader responsible for efficient and effective management of Air Force resources cited the high value of the Air Force Sustainment Center during a visit here Monday.The Honorable Lisa Disbrow, Acting Under Secretary of the Air Force and the Assistant Secretary of the Air Force for Financial Management and Comptroller, praised the work
0 6/30
2015
During a traditional change of command ceremony June 15, Oklahoma City Air Logistics Complex Commander Brig. Gen. Mark Johnson passes leadership of the 76th Propulsion Maintenance Group to Michael Barrett. Master Sgt. Lisa Quinonez, first sergeant for the OC-ALC, was the guidon bearer for the ceremony. The 76th PMXG has a workforce of approximately 1,900 employees and an annual operations budget of over $645 million which supports engine repairs and assemblies for both Air Force and Navy workloads. (Air Force photo by Kelly White/Released) Mr. Barrett takes leadership of 76th PMXG
Leadership of the 76th Propulsion Maintenance Group changed hands Monday and the group is now led by a civilian.Michael W. Barrett, who was previously the group's deputy director, took over from Col. Stephen Petters during a change of command ceremony at Hollywood and Vine in Bldg. 3001. Brig. Gen. Mark Johnson, commander Oklahoma City Air
0 6/19
2015
First ever take off of an USMC F-35B STOVL Joint Strike Fighter aircraft following modifications at the Ogden Air Logistics Complex, Hill AFB, Utah June 18.  The aircraft was undergoing a functional check flight. (Air Force photo by Alex R. Lloyd/Release) Commander's Message - YOU made Air Force history!
Airmen of the Air Force Sustainment Center,Yesterday, while visiting Hill AFB and the Ogden Air Logistics Complex, I was able to witness the first-ever take-off of a USMC F-35B STOVL (i.e. Short Take-Off, Vertical Landing) after undergoing depot-level modifications at an Air Force depot.  The jet was taking off for a functional check flight.This
0 6/19
2015
Gen. Janet Wolfenbarger, Air Force Materiel Command commander, passes the guidon to Lt. Gen. Lee Levy II during the Air Force Sustainment Center change of command ceremony Friday at Tinker Air Force Base. Chief Master Sgt.  Jason France, AFSC command chief, stands ready to receive the ceremonial guidon from the new commander.  Lt. Gen. Levy succeeds Lt. Gen. Bruce Litchfield, who will retire after 34 years of military service. As the AFSC commander, Lt. Gen. Levy is responsible for operations which span three air logistics complexes, three air base wings, two supply chain management wings, and multiple remote operating locations, incorporating more than 35,000 military and civilian personnel. In addition, he oversees installation support to more than 75,000 personnel working in 140 associate units at the three AFSC bases.
General Levy takes command of the AFSC
Lt. Gen Lee K. Levy II took command of the Air Force Sustainment Center at a change of command ceremony last Friday at Tinker Air Force Base.Then-AFMC Commander General Janet Wolfenbarger, who retired this week, said the AFSC will be in "very capable hands" under General Levy."Lieutenant General Levy's past experience, education and training make
0 6/12
2015
Lt. Gen. Lee K. Levy II Commander’s Message: Transition of command, not a change in direction
To the amazing Airmen of the Air Force Sustainment Center,First, let me begin by congratulating Lt. Gen. Bruce and Linda Litchfield on their retirement after 34 years of phenomenal service to our nation.  They left an indelible mark on our Air Force, and I join with the men and women of AFSC in wishing them the very best as they embark on the next
0 6/10
2015
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