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Default Air Force Logo Little changes to Tinker thermostats save big money
Temperature set points work. Over the course of the summer, Bldg. 3001 and the facilities linked to substation No. 2 decreased its electrical consumption from last year by 7 percent; the base as a whole decreased by 8 percent. Much of that savings is directly related to setting the buildings' temperature to 76 degrees.In fiscal 2011, the former
0 10/04
2012
Default Air Force Logo FMS more than just hardware
 Foreign Military Sales involve more than bombs and bullets.It includes support equipment and flight line vehicles, instrument landing equipment and radar systems, maintenance and specialized training -- "much more than end items," said Brig. Gen. James Haywood, director of the Air Force Security Assistance and Cooperation Directorate. "It's a
0 10/04
2012
Default Air Force Logo AFSAC supports aged systems
The U.S. Air Force supports a vast array of weapons systems -- even some that are 60 to 70 years old -- for its myriad foreign partners."A lot of what we support is no longer in our inventory, but we still support it because that's what our partners need," Brig. Gen. James Haywood said during a recent visit to Tinker Air Force Base. He is the
0 10/04
2012
Leadra Wood, an equipment specialist in the 421st Supply Chain Management Squadron, turned an idea into $10,000. (Air Force photo)
Tinker equipment specialist’s IDEA earns cash award
 Leadra Wood from the 421st Supply Chain Management Squadron was a recent recipient of a $10,000 award from the IDEA program. As an equipment specialist in the 421st SCMS, she is responsible for ensuring that the mechanics on the shop floor have enough parts, through purchase or repair processes, to do their job. Over the course of time, she
0 10/04
2012
Default Air Force Logo Tinker recognizes National Disability Employment Awareness Month
Tinker Air Force Base will hold activities in October to raise awareness during National Disability Awareness Month.In honor of Disability Employment Awareness Month, Tinker's Dis-Ability Awareness Committee will once again sponsor a Dis-Ability Expo from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Oct. 18 in the Bldg. 3001 Oklahoma Room. Everyone is welcome and encouraged
0 10/04
2012
Robins kicks off National Disability Employment Awareness Month with a half-mile walk around Bldg. 300 and 301 Monday. October is National Disability Employment Awareness Month (NDEAM), a national campaign that raises awareness about disability, employment issues and celebrates the many and varied contributions of America's workers with disabilities.  This year's NDEAM theme is "A Strong
Work Force is an Inclusive Work Force:  What Can YOU Do?" (U. S. Air Force photo/Sue Sapp) Walk helps Team Robins bring awareness to employment disability

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2012
Default Air Force Logo Robins Hazard Reporting Tool to help improve workplace health, safety
 In an effort to improve working conditions and the overall safety and health of the workforce, a new online Hazard Reporting Tool is being implemented.The tool will allow employees and management to see the real-time status of major safety and health concerns throughout Robins and give employees anonymous reporting capability.Lt. Col. Timothy
0 10/04
2012
Default Air Force Logo Robins kicks off CFC
Two charity fairs were held this week to kick off the Robins 2012 Combined Federal Campaign season. A total of 60 non-profit organizations presented information to base personnel ahead of the start of the annual fall campaign. The Robins campaign runs Oct. 15 through Nov. 23. The Middle Georgia CFC, which covers 17 counties, has a goal of $1.5
0 10/04
2012
Default Air Force Logo Hill AFB Wingman Award recently given to three in Top of Utah
Three community leaders from the Top of Utah were recently recognized for their significant support to the Team Hill community.Each was presented with the base's Wingman Award, an honor given annually to people in the community whose actions are consistently above and beyond in support of the installation."It's an honor to work with these community
0 9/28
2012
Default Air Force Logo Robins Airman earns Sijan award
Capt. M. Truett Kinard, 78th Logistics Readiness Squadron operations officer, has been awarded a Lance P. Sijan Air Force Leadership Award. During the time period of the award, Kinard served as the LRS' deployment and distribution flight commander and was charged with overseeing deployments, the Transportation Management Office, vehicle operations
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2012
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