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Lt. Gen. Lee K. Levy II, Air Force Sustainment Center commander, talks about the bond between Tinker Air Force Base and the community and how it has grown over the years during the Midwest City 75th Anniversary Gala April 28 at the Sheraton Reed Center. The event was held to celebrate the 75th anniversary of Tinker AFB and the city of Midwest City. Also attending the event were former Gov. George Nigh and current Gov. Mary Fallin. Phil Tinker, grandson to Maj. Gen. Clarence Tinker for whom the base is named, was also in attendance. Stan Miller, co-anchor of KWTV-9’s weekday morning newscast, served as the event’s emcee. (Air Force photo by Darren D. Heusel) 75th Anniversary Gala
Lt. Gen. Lee K. Levy II, Air Force Sustainment Center commander, talks about the bond between Tinker Air Force Base and the community and how it has grown over the years during the Midwest City 75th Anniversary Gala April 28 at the Sheraton Reed Center. The event was held to celebrate the 75th anniversary of Tinker AFB and the city of Midwest City.
0 5/08
2017
Robins Air Force Base is the first installation hosting an air Logistics Complex to receive an RQ-4 Global Hawk for paint and depaint work. Global Hawk
The first flight of an RQ-4 Global Hawk coming to Robins is scheduled for May 10. The arrival of this unmanned aerial vehicle marks the first time an aircraft of this type has flown to an Air Force air logistics complex.This initial aircraft is arriving for depaint /paint refurbishment. Plus, the establishment of a building-based Launch and
0 5/05
2017
An MC-130H Combat Talon II and crew briefly visited the 309th Aerospace Maintenance and Regeneration Group from Hurlburt Field, Fla., opening its doors to 309th AMARG workers currently refurbishing C-130 outer wing sets for the MC-130H and AC-130 sustainment program at Robins AFB, Ga. (U.S. Air Force photo) 309th AMARG applauded for valuable AFSOC support
U.S. Air Force Maj. Gen. Gregory Ferguson, the Air National Guard Assistant to the Commander, United States Air Force Special Operations Command (AFSOC), along with an MC-130H Talon II aircraft and its crew, recently visited the 309th Aerospace Maintenance and Regeneration Group (AMARG) to recognize and pay tribute to the group’s contribution to the AFSOC mission.
0 4/27
2017
Gen. Jay Raymond, Air Force Space Command commander, receives an immersion briefing at one of the 5th Combat Communications Group training areas during his two-day visit to Robins Air Force Base, Ga. April 24, 2017. During the general's visit, he toured the 5th CCG, the Warner Robins Air Logistics Complex, hosted an all call with the 5th Mob and attended a social with local community leaders at the Museum of Aviation. (U.S. Air Force photo/Ed Aspera) Loud & Clear: AFSPC commander impressed with units, community
Gen. Jay Raymond, Air Force Space Command commander, got a good look at Robins Air Force Base in a very short period of time – and he liked what he saw.The general, whose first visit to Robins was in 1982 as an ROTC cadet, said his visit included tours with the 5th Combat Communications Group, the Warner Robins Air Logistics Complex and a social
0 4/27
2017
Senior Airman Micheal Thomas, 738th Air Expeditionary Advisory Group guardian angel, provides armed overwatch for contractors and air advisors performing maintenance on an Afghan Air Force MD-530 Light Attack Helicopter, April 16, 2017, at Kandahar Air Wing, Afghanistan. Thomas is deployed with other Citizen Airmen from the 507th Security Forces Squadron, Tinker Air Force Base, Okla. (U.S. Air Force photo/Staff Sgt. Katherine Spessa) Reserve defenders keep watch
A group of Citizen Airmen from the 507th Security Forces Squadron here deployed March 31 to Kandahar Air Base, Afghanistan, to support the Afghan Air Force in their fight against insurgents in support of NATO’s Resolute Support mission.
0 4/24
2017
As part of Tinker's 75th Anniversary festivities, the Tinker and Community Dining Out was held at The Skirvin Hilton in downtown Oklahoma City Apr. 7. Oklahoma State Gov. Mary Fallin was the featured speaker at the black-tie event. A commissioned painting commemorating the 75th anniversary of Tinker Air Force Base, and painted by one of Tinker's own, Senior Master Sgt. Darby Perrin, with the 507th Air Refueling Wing, was unveiled during the celebration. Tinker, community gather for 44th annual Dining Out
Tinker Air Force Base and community leaders gathered together April 7 at the Skirvin Hilton Hotel to celebrate the 44th annual Dining Out, an event also commemorating the installation’s diamond anniversary. The time-honored tradition seeks to further enhance the relationship between the community and the military installation.Since the base’s
0 4/18
2017
Jeffrey Allen, Air Force Sustainment Center executive director, served as the guest speaker at the Employee Enhancement Program Graduation at the Tinker Club March 23. There were a total of 97 graduates from the program.  (Air Force photo by Kelly White) Ninety-seven graduate from Employee Enhancement Program
Ninety-seven individuals graduated from Tinker’s Employee Enhancement Program in a March 23 ceremony at the Tinker Club. The graduation marks a significant personal and professional development over the last 12 months, augmenting leadership roles as supervisors.Through the demonstration of continuous improvement, professionalism and excellence, Air
0 4/18
2017
Korean War veterans who are residents of the State of Oklahoma Veterans Home, Norman, Oklahoma, are framed by the American flag as they listen to remarks given by Lt. Gen. Lee K. Levy II, Air Force Sustainment Center commander, as he recognizes their service March 30, 2017. Many of the veterans are wearing donated commemorative shirts honoring them. (U.S. Air Force photo/Greg L. Davis) Lt. Gen. Levy speaks to ‘hall of heroes’
Lt. Gen. Lee K. Levy II addressed Korean War veterans at a Norman Veterans Center honor ceremony March 30, calling them heroes for their service in the three-year conflict.The ceremony began with young uniformed service members escorting each of the 106 veterans and assembling them into rows in a large community room. The majority of the veterans
0 4/18
2017
Frank Washburn, director, 448th Supply Chain Management Wing, Air Force Sustainment Center, learns what it takes to operate an M2 .50-caliber machine gun on an M113A3 Armored Personnel Carrier during an Adaptive Planning and Execution orientation program visit to Fort Carson March 22.  (Air Force photo by Capt. Shaun T. Manley) Gunner on board
Frank Washburn, director, 448th Supply Chain Management Wing, Air Force Sustainment Center, learns what it takes to operate an M2 .50-caliber machine gun on an M113A3 Armored Personnel Carrier during an Adaptive Planning and Execution orientation program visit to Fort Carson March 22. (Air Force photo by Capt. Shaun T. Manley)
0 4/18
2017
Hill Air Force Base F-35As fly beside a KC-135 Stratotanker during refueling over the Utah Test and Training Range, March 30, 2017. (U.S. Air Force graphic/Tech. Sgt. Jessica Hines) F-35 deploys to Europe for the first time
F-35A Lightning IIs, Airmen and accompanying equipment arrived at Royal Air Force Lakenheath, England, today, marking the aircraft’s first overseas training deployment to Europe.
0 4/15
2017
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