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Default Air Force Logo Career Intermission Program gives Airmen a break
The Air Force’s Career Intermission Program allows Total Force Airmen the opportunity to temporarily transition out of the service for a minimum of one year and maximum of three years in order to pursue personal or professional endeavors.  Eligible participants receive a monthly stipend and retain full active-duty medical and dental benefits for
0 4/24
2018
Reflecting on the question, “Where are you from?” Reflecting on the question, “Where are you from?”
One of the hardest questions you can ever ask me is, “Where are you from?” To be completely honest, I don’t know the answer. I was born into a military family, where both of my parents served.  Being a military kid means I am from all over. I go places, and I come from places. I arrive and then I leave.   As morbid as it may sound, goodbyes come
0 4/16
2018
Default Air Force Logo Air Force implements Housing Early Assistance Tool to ease relocation process
The Air Force is scheduled to implement a web-based tool that will enable military members and their families to connect with installation housing offices to inquire about housing options at their upcoming duty assignment.
0 3/28
2018
Default Air Force Logo Child Care Corner
Over the past two months, Team Minot Airmen conducted a Continuous Process Improvement Event focused on improving child care.  A significant finding was there were information gaps and often misunderstandings about the current state of child care, and how/why many of the processes operate.  For the next several weeks, Child Care Corner will aim to
0 3/13
2018
Making the Climb Making the Climb
Throughout their career, only a few Airmen will make it to the rank of chief master sergeant; an even smaller percentage will reach this accomplishment as a couple.Senior Master Sgt. Becky Thomas, 5th Medical Operations Squadron superintendent, and her husband, Senior Master Sgt. Detrick Thomas, 705th Munitions Squadron systems flight chief, were
0 1/19
2018
Diversity Day is scheduled to occur at the Combined Community Complex parking lot on Minot Air Force Base, N.D., May 25, 2017, from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. During the event, there will be food sampling, performances, a fashion show and kids activities. (Courtesy photo) Asian/Pacific American Heritage Month: Diversity Day
In honor of Asian/Pacific American Heritage Month, Minot Air Force Base brought a small group together to help celebrate the culture of our Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders.
0 5/22
2017
A B-52H Stratofortress sits outside of the Gantzer Maintenance Facility at Minot Air Force Base, N.D., April 21, 2017. Previously Dock 8, the hangar was renamed in honor of Chief Master Sgt. Fredrick Gantzer, an Airman who served for 31 years with over a decade at Minot AFB. (U.S. Air Force photo/Airman 1st Class Alyssa M. Akers) Dock 8 renamed to Gantzer Maintenance Facility
Minot Air Force Base leadership, including congressional and civic leaders, celebrated the renaming of Dock 8, a B-52H Stratofortress phase maintenance double-dock, to the Gantzer Maintenance Facility during a dedication ceremony at Minot AFB, April 21, 2017.
0 4/21
2017
The ceremonial light switch stands in front of glowing trees at the annual tree lighting ceremony at Minot Air Force Base, N.D., Dec. 1, 2016. The ceremony concluded with a visit from Santa Claus who arrived via a 5th Civil Engineer Squadron fire truck. (U.S. Air Force photo/Airman 1st Class J.T. Armstrong) Minot AFB hosts annual tree lighting ceremony
Col. Matthew Brooks, 5th Bomb Wing commander, and Col. Kelvin Townsend, 91st Missile Wing vice commander, flipped the switch during the annual tree lighting ceremony at Minot Air Force Base, N.D., Dec. 1, 2016. Airmen and their families attended the event to help usher in the holiday season. The ceremony concluded with a visit from Santa Claus who
0 12/02
2016
Approximately 300 Airmen return from a deployment at Minot Air Force Base, N.D., Aug. 29, 2016. The Airmen, who were supporting the continuous bomber presence at Andersen AFB, Guam, were greeted by coworkers, friends and family. (U.S. Air Force Photo/Airman 1st Class Jessica Weissman) 5BW Airmen return from deployment
Approximately 300 Airmen return from a deployment at Minot Air Force Base, N.D., Aug. 29, 2016. The Airmen, who were supporting the continuous bomber presence at Andersen AFB, Guam, were greeted by coworkers, friends and family. (U.S. Air Force Photos/Airman 1st Class Jessica Weissman/Airman 1st Class J.T. Armstrong)
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2016
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