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8 hrs ago | Northwest Florida Daily News

Coming to America: Nigerian native to commission in U.S. Army

A Hurlburt Airman is going the distance. From Nigeria to America ... from graduate school to the U.S. Air Force ... from an enlisted Airman to an Army officer ... there is no stopping him.

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Related Topix: US Military, US Air Force, US Army

Fri Apr 11, 2014

Northwest Florida Daily News

Special tactics airmen become test subjects for high-tech injury study

An airman hopped on the bike, wires running to a computer nearby, and started pedaling.

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Related Topix: US Military, US Air Force, University of Pittsburgh

Thu Apr 10, 2014

The Daily Advertiser

French Legion of Honor presented to Lafayette WWII veteran

Lafayette's Hewitt Gomez, center, is shown at the dedication of a plaque commemorating The Carpetbaggers at Hurlburt Field at Eglin Air Force Base, Florida.

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Related Topix: Pop/Rock, The Carpetbaggers, US Military, US Air Force, Eglin Air Force Base, Hurlburt Field, FL

Mon Apr 07, 2014

Northwest Florida Daily News

Dark skies give way to heavy rain, but no 'macroburst'

Northwest Florida residents woke up Monday to tornado watches, flash flood warnings and the threat of heavy storms.

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Related Topix: Weather, Tornado, Natural Disasters, Florida, Flood, US Military, US Air Force, Hurlburt Field, FL

Sun Apr 06, 2014

Pensacola News Journal

Military briefs: Sunday, April 6, 2014

The final Air Force squadron commanding officer serving at Whiting Field Naval Air Station stepped down Friday during a change of command ceremony.

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Related Topix: US Military, US Air Force, Eglin Air Force Base, US Navy, US News, United States Air Force Academy

Fri Apr 04, 2014

Northwest Florida Daily News

Rucking for fallen comrades

They walked straight to the Air Force Special Operations Command memorial, put their hands on the flag pole and bowed their heads.

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Related Topix: US Military, US Air Force, MacDill Air Force Base

Sun Mar 30, 2014

WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg

Air Commandos ruck march 450 miles to honor the fallen

The private military special operations group called "Air Commando Association Foundation" is on ruck march from MacDill Air Force Base in Tampa to Hurlburt Field, outside of Pensacola.

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Related Topix: US Military, US Air Force, MacDill Air Force Base, Tampa, FL, Hurlburt Field, FL

Fri Mar 28, 2014

Northwest Florida Daily News

Flight engineer airborne again after Eglin crash

In the cockpit of a CV-22 Osprey, a flight engineer fires up the engines and begins his routine preflight inspections.

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Related Topix: US Military, Eglin Air Force Base, US Air Force

Tue Mar 25, 2014

Northwest Florida Daily News

Commando Village wants the public to know about their big change

It's been nearly two years since the military's lease for Commando Village expired, but leasing manager Jane DeJesus said most people still don't realize the property is open to the public.

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Related Topix: US Military, US Air Force, Hurlburt Field, FL, Eglin Air Force Base, Fort Walton Beach, FL

Northwest Florida Daily News

Eglin coastline gets 40 new buoys

U.S. Coast Guard Station Pensacola recently posted about 40 new buoys along Eglin's coastline, from Post'l Point to Bayview Club.

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Sun Mar 23, 2014

Pensacola News Journal

Quick hits: Sunday, March 23, 2014

Following a brief pause, on March 15 the Air Force resumed its force management programs that would accept early retirements and voluntary separations to reach the congressional sequester process for reducing about 25,000 airmen over the next five years.

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Related Topix: US Military, US Air Force, Eglin Air Force Base, Hurlburt Field, FL

Fri Mar 21, 2014

Northwest Florida Daily News

Hurlburt remembers JOCKEY-14

Dozens of Air Commandos, families and friends gathered to pay tribute to the fallen crew members of JOCKEY-14 during a ceremony at the air park here March 14. On March 14, 1994, an AC-130H assigned to the 16th Special Operations Squadron, took-off from Moi International Airport in Mombasa, Kenya.

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Related Topix: World News, Kenya, US Military, US Air Force, Cannon Air Force Base

Wed Mar 19, 2014

Northwest Florida Daily News

1st SOW chaplain earns Distinguished Service Award

How do you gauge what makes someone an award winner? What makes them stand out from the crowd? If you ask Chaplain Jonathan Hurt with the 1st Special Operations Wing, it wasn't anything special that earned him the Air Force's Military Chaplain Association's Distinguished Service Award for 2013.

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Related Topix: US Military, Kunsan Air Base, US Air Force, US Army, US Navy, Life, Veteran Affairs

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