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The Robert T. Mason Excellence Award is unveiled at a ceremony Jan. 10 at Robins Air Force Base.  The award was presented to the Warner Robins Air Logistics Complex’s C-130 Programmed Depot Maintenance team. (U.S. Air Force photo by Tommie Horton) Robins C-130 PDM team receives Mason Award
The Warner Robins Air Logistics Complex's C-130 Programmed Depot Maintenance team was presented with the Robert T. Mason Excellence Award for its work on the C-130 aircraft. The team increased C-130 aircraft availability by returning 64 aircraft to operating units, reduced in-progress work from 41 to 36 aircraft, slashed flow days from 102 to 69
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Default Air Force Logo Robins continues to grow recycling program
Everyone can play a part when it comes to recycling materials. The Qualified Recycling Program at Robins has three sources of income - those generated from the Happy Hour Service Center in Warner Robins, QRP scrap metal operations and the Defense Logistics Agency Disposition Service. In fiscal 2012, the program recycled more than 892 tons of scrap
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Default Air Force Logo Col. Kolbe takes over 75th ABW
Col. Kathryn Kolbe took command of the 75th Air Base Wing here during a change of command ceremony officiated by Air Force Sustainment Center commander, Lt. Gen. Bruce Litchfield, Jan. 11. Colonel Kolbe took over for Col. Zarah Zabel. Colonel Kolbe has been at Hill AFB for two years, serving as the vice commander of the 75th ABW.  Col. Kolbe said
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With careful precision, an F119 engine is secured on a flatbed trailer Dec. 7 outside the Oklahoma City Air Logistics Complex after a successful project test run. The detailed testing prepares the OC-ALC to produce engines in the F119 Heavy Maintenance Center operated here with Pratt & Whitney. (Air Force photo by Margo Wright) F119 project test run wraps up
 For team members of the Tinker-Pratt & Whitney F119 engine partnership, Dec. 7 was a big day. The 4325 workload, a 21-month project test-run, wrapped and was deemed a success.In March 2011, Tinker welcomed a full F119 fifth-generation compass-vector engine. Over the course of the 21 months, the engine was taken apart, tested, analyzed and rebuilt.
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Default Air Force Logo Panetta Memo Describes Possible Sequestration Effects
 WASHINGTON, -- While many remain hopeful that Congress and the administration will reach a deal that avoids sequestration, Defense Secretary Leon E. Panetta has issued a memo (available here) describing the potential implications of going over the fiscal cliff.Planning for the effects of an across-the-board cut in defense spending as part of the
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2012
Default Air Force Logo Happy holidays!
As we draw closer to the end of the year, I want to take the time to wish everyone Happy Holidays!This is a wonderful time of year filled with the anticipation of miracles and a new start in a new year. I want all of us to come back recharged, refreshed and ready to make things better tomorrow than they are today. I also ask that you watch out for
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2012
Default Air Force Logo Results of Health and Welfare Inspection
I'm extremely proud of the Air Force Sustainment Center!In compliance with the Air Force Chief of Staff direction, AFSC has completed our health and welfare inspections and it went extremely well. While there were some areas that needed clean up, overall no major issues were found. I want everyone to continue to focus on creating a healthy
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2012
Default Air Force Logo Speed, safety and quality are how AFSC 'does business'
The Air Force of tomorrow is a smaller force, but needs to be just as lethal, agile and ready to engage in a full range of contingencies and threats.The Air Force Sustainment Center plans to meet these new Air Force needs by focusing on speed, quality and safety as the business model for success."The products we deliver today could be in harm's way
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Default Air Force Logo New ABW, Installation commander named at Robins
 Air Force officials announced Thursday that Robins will be getting a new 78th Air Base Wing and Installation commander. Col. Christopher Hill, Warner Robins Air Logistics Complex deputy commander for maintenance, has been named as the next commander.Col. Mitchel Butikofer, the current dual-hatted commander, has not yet received his new assignment
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2012
In the Air Force Sustainment Center command section, Bldg. 3001, Tech. Sgt. Maria Rodriguez and Staff Sgt. Ben Tucker hang a chain of paper links bearing names of 2,170 AFSC Airmen who deployed in 2012.  The links line the command section and continue out into the hallway, draped from the ceiling just inside the flagpole entrance. (Air Force photo by Margo Wright) Linked together during holidays

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