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Team Minot tours Cavalier AFS, Camp Grafton Team Minot tours Cavalier AFS, Camp Grafton
Approximately 30 Airmen from Minot Air Force Base toured Cavalier Air Force Station and Camp Grafton to learn more about their missions June 12-13.
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2018
(U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Sahara L. Fales) Weather keeps missileers on alert for 72 hours
In the beginning of March a winter snow storm, that brought several inches of snow and more than 30 mph winds, left missile combat crews at Minot Air Force Base, North Dakota, on alert for three days straight.
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2018
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Last winter, Minot Air Force Base, North Dakota, received a record-breaking 52 inches of snow. Although this amount doesn’t fall every year, Team Minot stays ready through the Minot AFB Snow and Ice Control Plan approved by base leadership.
0 10/19
2017
Maj. Gen. Anthony Cotton, 20th Air Force commander, speaks during an interview at Minot Air Force Base, N.D., Sept. 29, 2017. Cotton spoke with 91st Missile Wing Airmen and toured several facilities during his visit. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Alyssa M. Akers) An integrated force
The man stopped in the narrow hallway, his eyes turning to rows of glossy portraits hanging symmetrically on the wall. “He was my first wing commander,” the man said.  It was 1986 when a young, U.S. Air Force 2nd Lt. Anthony Cotton first laid eyes on the main gate at Minot Air Force Base, North Dakota; with the words, “only the best come north,”
0 10/03
2017
An unarmed Minuteman III intercontinental ballistic missile launches during an operational test at 2:10 a.m. Pacific Daylight Time Wednesday, Aug. 2, 2017, at Vandenberg Air Force Base, Calif. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Ian Dudley/Released) Boosting the brain
As part of move to further modernize the nuclear enterprise, Airmen from the 91st Missile Wing, at Minot Air Force Base, North Dakota, recently implemented a $68 million upgrade to the LGM-30G Minuteman III intercontinental ballistic missile.First used on June 23, this new device – known as the Data Transfer Unit, was designed to replace the legacy
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2017
Deterrence from the ground up Deterrence from the ground up
The 791st Maintenance Squadron Mechanical and Pneudraulics Section inspects a crane at Minot Air Force Base, N.D., Sept. 21, 2017. (U.S. Air Force photos by Airman 1st Class Alyssa M. Akers)
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2017
Senior Airman Courtney Sire, Fitness Assessment Cell physical training leader, hands an Airman their test number at the McAdoo Fitness Center on Minot Air Force Base, N.D., June 28, 2017. Squadron or unit PTLs can be assigned to FAC duty for a month. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Alyssa M. Akers) Sweat, good for the swole
Fitness Assessment Cell physical training leaders administer fitness assessments at the McAdoo Fitness Center on Minot Air Force Base, North Dakota. (U.S. Air Force photos by Airman 1st Class Alyssa M. Akers)
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2017
The 91 Maintenance Group power, refrigeration, electrical, laboratory Global Strike Challenge team works behind a payload transport trailer at Minot Air Force Base, N.D., May 31, 2017. The three-member PREL team is responsible for the inspection and maintenance of the payload transport trailer’s electrical systems and environmental climate control. (U.S. Air Force photo/Senior Airman J.T. Armstrong) PREL trains for GSC
The 91st Maintenance Group power, refrigeration, electrical, laboratory Global Strike Challenge team trains for GSC 17 at Minot Air Force Base, N.D., May 30, 2017. The three-member PREL team is responsible for the inspection and maintenance of the payload transport trailer’s electrical systems and environmental climate control. (U.S. Air Force
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2017
Senior Airman Kenneth Wagner, 91st Missile Maintenance Squadron facilities maintenance section technician, checks a panel outside of the launch control center at H-01 Missile Alert Facility in the missile complex, N.D., May 24, 2017. Airmen from the 91st MMXS teamed up with Airmen from the 5th Civil Engineer Squadron for “Blitzkrieg,” an operation where all the work orders that accrued during the winter months are completed. (U.S. Air Force photo/Senior Airman Apryl Hall) Team Minot cleans the MAFs
The 5th Bomb Wing and 91st Missile Wing personnel at Minot Air Force Base have teamed up to ensure mission readiness at the missile alert facilities throughout North Dakota.
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A 741st Missile Squadron operator stands after receiving a 48 hour alert pin at Minot Air Force Base, N.D., March 15, 2017. Operators receive messages from the National Military Command System and respond to messages while driving missile operations. (U.S. Air Force photo/Airman 1st Class Jessica Weissman) Snow, wind kept Airmen in missile field
On March 6, small bouts of snow and 60 mph wind gusts caused 91 MW ICBM operators to stay an extra night until a crew could safely replace them.
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