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  • JNOC/SMAC activation brings new facets to J-GSOC increasing warfighting capabilities

    Deactivation of the 608th Strategic Operations Squadron and the activation of the Joint Nuclear Operations Center (JNOC) and Standoff Munitions Application Center (SMAC) was officially recognized during a ceremony at Barksdale Air Force Base, Louisiana, Oct. 15.
  • Team Minot Airman found dead

    Airman 1st Class Corey Eledge, a member of the 5th Bomb Wing Logistics Readiness Squadron, was found dead October 24, 2018 off base near Minot, ND. The cause of death is currently under investigation.  Any media questions should be directed to the Public Affairs Office at v35bw.pa@us.af.mil or (701) 723-6212.
  • Team Minot fights the flu

    Individuals with base access can walk into the on-base Immunization Clinic Monday through Friday, from 9 a.m. until 5 p.m. to get vaccinated. These times may be subject to change. Contact the clinic at (701) 723-5270 for more information.
  • Team Minot Airman found dead

    An Airman with the 5th Bomb Wing was found dead October 24, 2018. The name of the Airman is currently being withheld until next of kin notifications are complete. The cause of death is currently under investigation. More information will be released as it becomes available. Any media questions should be directed to the Public Affairs Office at
  • AFCEC unveils winners of 2018 Air Force Design Awards

    The Air Force Civil Engineer Center has announced the winners of the 2018 Air Force Design Awards, recognizing eight innovative projects for excellence in design and efficiency.
  • Combat Raider 19-1 keeps forces ready, lethal

    Aircrew from all 8th Air Force bases flew over the Powder River Training Complex together for the first time during Combat Raider 19-1 on Oct. 16-18. They coordinated with joint tactical air controllers from the Royal Canadian Armed Forces and Joint Base Lewis-McChord, Washington, who helped coordinate simulated air strikes from the ground.
  • Holy Joe's Cafe delivers free coffee for Airmen

    Team Minot received a shipment of 60 Keurig 2.0 machines and 439,488 K-Cups on Sept. 5.
  • Five things you should know about breast cancer

    This October marks National Breast Cancer Awareness Month, an annual campaign designed to educate people on the disease.
  • Team Minot Airmen take first in regional Alpha Warrior Competition

    Team Minot Airmen joined with competitors from Ellsworth, Malmstrom, Grand Forks and Offutt Air Force Bases during the 2018 Alpha Warrior U.S. Air Force Regional Competition at Minot Air Force Base, N.D. Oct. 20, 2018. The top three male and female contestants earned a chance to compete at the finals in San Antonio, Nov. 17, 2018. First Place
  • 5th LRS Part 3: Equipment section

    Members of the 5th Logistics Readiness Squadron equipment section ensure they have the items they need at Minot Air Force Base, North Dakota. Their duties consists of maintaining equipment, ensuring the Airmen have the proper gear and inspecting vehicles. (U.S. Air Force photos by Airman 1st Class Dillon J. Audit) Editor's note: [This is part three of a three part series involving the different sections of the 5th LRS.]

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