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From right, Lt. Gen. Bruce Litchfield, Air Force Sustainment Center commander, explains a KC-135 production chart to Dr. James Blackwell Jr. and retired Marine Lt. Gen. Dennis McCarthy as Oklahoma City Air Logistics Complex Commander, Brig. Gen. Donald Kirkland looks on. Dr. Blackwell is the director and General McCarthy is the chairman of the National Commission on the Structure of the Air Force. The commission visited active duty, Guard and Reserve units at Tinker Monday and Tuesday.   NCSAF visits Tinker units, community
Even as the National Commission on the Structure of the Air Force received testimony and statements at a public hearing in Midwest City Tuesday afternoon as part of a congressionally mandated fact-finding and analysis mission, U.S. Senator James M. Inhofe (R-Okla.), exhorted the commissioners to examine the overall structure of the Air Force and to
0 8/23
2013
Default Air Force Logo Robins TIP numbers continue to rise
The Transportation Incentive Program at Robins is continuing to flourish and a 248 percent growth in vanpool ridership since its inception in December 2010 is the proof. The program helps Robins employees get to and from work in a safe, cost-effective manner. It also reduces traffic. Customers can sign up daily by picking up an application at the
0 8/23
2013
Default Air Force Logo Deployable assets Mobility bags ready to go when needed at Robins
Before a member from Robins is deployed anywhere in the world, one of the first stops they must make is to the 78th Logistics Readiness Squadron's Individual Protection Equipment Element. Inside the massive warehouse is where mobility bags are stored, maintained and issued. The eight members who keep things running smoothly ensure every item is
0 8/23
2013
Default Air Force Logo Unique Robins testing helps warfighter, saves lives
 When large transport or rotary wing aircraft support a mission down range, there's always the threat of those wanting to do harm to the lives and assets onboard. That includes risk from a range of shoulder-fired, vehicle-mounted and other infrared-guided missiles capable of following the path of an Air Force C-17 Globemaster III or C-130 Hercules,
0 8/23
2013
Default Air Force Logo AFSC’s Road to $1 Billion
In a time where budget constraints and sequestration pose bumps, uneven pavement and reconstruction in the Department of Defense, Air Force Sustainment Center senior leadership has mapped a detour. With support from personnel, the center is traveling the "Road to $1 Billion." To date, the center is nearly two-thirds of the way there, having already
0 8/22
2013
Default Air Force Logo New AFSC vice commander excited to serve team
Col. John Kubinec is excited about his new job.Since accepting the Air Force Sustainment Center vice commander position in mid-July, the career aircraft/munitions maintenance officer has his sight set on helping others reach their own success. After all, the colonel said he's in a position that can benefit so many people."Being a vice commander is
0 8/07
2013
Default Air Force Logo Hagel announces reduction in civilian furlough days
Hundreds of thousands of Defense Department civilian employees who have had to take a weekly unpaid day off from work since July 8 are getting some relief, as the total number of furlough days has been reduced from 11 to six, Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel announced today.Here is the complete text of the secretary's announcement:When I announced my
0 8/06
2013
Default Air Force Logo Pentagon cuts furlough days from 11 to 6
Hundreds of thousands of Defense Department civilian employees who have had to take a weekly unpaid day off from work since July 8 are getting some relief, as the total number of furlough days has been reduced from 11 to six, Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel announced Aug.6. Officials are briefing reporters on the details. More coverage will follow
0 8/06
2013
Default Air Force Logo Robins EAP helps people cope with the effects of furlough
The idea of managing life's financial responsibilities on a much tighter budget than one is accustomed to could give anyone a migraine headache. If you've been anywhere near a group of Defense Department civilian employees lately, you've probably heard talk of carrying sack lunches to work, cutting back on entertainment and mention of many other
0 7/31
2013
Default Air Force Logo Robins Fast Forward Clinic off to an outstanding start
More than 300 medical visits have been provided to Warner Robins Air Logistics Complex employees at the FAST FORWARD facility since opening in June."Providing high quality, convenient and accessible industrial medicine care is the key to its success," said Col. (Dr.) Michael Rappa, Occupational Medicine Services chief with the 78th Medical Group.
0 7/31
2013
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