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  • A fair amount of education

    The Education Center hosted an informative fair from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. at Minot Air Force Base, North Dakota, July 26.
  • There and back again: a commander’s journey

    Looking back at his first assignment here, Townsend remembers his friends and colleagues the most.
  • Walking on sunshine: Minot Monday Community Walks

    During the months of July and August, the Health and Wellness Center hosts Minot Monday Community Walks from 10-11 a.m. at Minot Air Force Base, North Dakota. The walks last from 45 minutes to an hour and are held at various locations across base.“The biggest reason we do this is to bring people together and promote physical activity,” said Sheena
  • Deter and defend: 91st MW code change

    In order to maintain security, the codes required to launch the 91st Missile Wing’s 150 Minuteman III intercontinental ballistic missiles are changed every year during an approximate three-week process.
  • Al Udeid Air Base launches Chief shadowing program

    A group of Airmen are sitting together and this question is asked: “Who knows what the Chief does?” With a look blank look on each of their faces, a few vague answers, an idea for a new program is born.
  • New annual Mental Health Assessment requirement begins July 31

    Starting July 31, 2017, Airmen undergoing their annual Periodic Health Assessment may notice something new. A Mental Health Assessment will now be part of every annual PHA, to help ensure that Airmen suffering from undiagnosed mental health issues are referred to the necessary care. Mental health issues are a serious problem for U.S. Armed Forces
  • For honor

    As he sat at the funeral, he watched intently as uniformed robots walked by his grandfather’s casket. Focused on their crisp, mechanical movements he stared curiously as the Airmen paid their respects. Not knowing how to feel, he found himself overcome with a sense of purpose.
  • 5 BW participates in Combat Shield

    Airmen and aircraft from the 5th Bomb Wing participated in Air Force Global Strike Command’s Combat Shield at Minot Air Force Base, N.D., July 11-14, 2017. Combat Shield is an evaluation for assessing the electronic warfare readiness of aircraft. (U.S. Air Force photos/Senior Airman J.T. Armstrong)
  • 8AF CCC visits Minot

    Chief Master Sgt. Alan Boling, Eighth Air Force command chief, visited Minot Air Force Base, N.D., July 10-11, 2017. During his visit, Boling spoke with 5th Bomb Wing Airmen and visited facilities including the fire department, phase maintenance dock, bomb building facility, dining facility and parachute shop. (U.S. Air Force photos/Senior Airman
  • Air Traffic Control: Eyes in the Sky

    “When I was first notified of the emergency, it was an, ‘Are you serious?’ moment. I couldn’t believe it,” said Staff Sgt. Wolfgang Jubell, 5th Operations Support Squadron air traffic controller. “We immediately notified the Fire Department, Air Field Management, hospital and other base agencies with all the information on the aircraft. There was

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