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Yesterday | Stars and Stripes

F-15s needed in Europe to respond to Russia, Lakenheath commander says

This is not the time to talk about reducing the number of F-15 fighter jets in Europe, given the situation in Ukraine, according to the new commander of the 48th Fighter Wing, which flies the only F15s in Europe.

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

Sat Jul 26, 2014

KISU-TV Pocatello

Aviators

The Aviators is a new weekly magazine-style TV series featuring interesting people, the latest aircraft, the coolest technology and the best fly-in destinations.

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Related Topix: US Military, US Air Force

Fri Jul 25, 2014

KVBC-TV Las Vegas

Nevada experiencing a decline in legal brothels

Dressed in costume at The Alien Cathouse on U.S 95 heading toward Beatty, 28-year-old prostitute Christina admits it's not the path she expected to take in life.

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Related Topix: Las Vegas, NV, US Military, US Air Force

Aerotech News And Review

Air Force photograph by A1C Thomas Spangler

The sun sets behind a row of F-16 Fighting Falcons during Red Flag 14-3, July 16, 2014, at Nellis Air Force Base, Nev.

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Aerotech News And Review

Air Force photograph by SSgt. Siuta B. Ika

Members of the Air and Space Operations Center work during Red Flag 14-3 operations July 22, 2014, at Nellis Air Force Base, Nev.

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Related Topix: US Military, US Air Force, Davis-Monthan Air Force Base, Tyndall Air Force Base

Channelnewsasia.com

RSAF improves combat readiness in Nevada

The Republic of Singapore Air Force is in Nevada to enhance their operational capabilities and combat readiness in an exercise hosted by the United States Air Force.

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Related Topix: US Military, US Air Force, US News, Southeast Asia, Singapore, World News

Wed Jul 23, 2014

KVBC-TV Las Vegas

RSL analyzes levels of radioactivity in Nevada, nation

First-time visitors to Las Vegas experience sensory overload as they take in the bright lights of the Strip.

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Palladium-Item

Air Force refocuses on training as wars wind down

A U.S. Air Force F-16 flies away after refueling midflight from a KC-135 Stratotanker during a Red Flag exercise in February.

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Mon Jul 21, 2014

KVBC-TV Las Vegas

Nevada is home to top nuclear sensing site

A nuclear disaster could strike just about anywhere in the world, but where does Las Vegas stand when it comes to detecting a threat? The Remote Sensing Laboratory at Nellis Air Force Base tracks all types of radiation, whether it is the enormous magnitude of a detonation or as miniscule as radiation in the soil.

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Related Topix: Train Disaster, Las Vegas, NV, US Military, Andrews Air Force Base, US Air Force

Aerotech News And Review

Weapons School students get first look at upgraded B-1s

Maj. Brad Weber checks a screen that displays diagnostic information May 7, 2014, at Dyess Air Force Base, Texas.

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Fri Jul 18, 2014

Fire Dog Lake

A Whistleblower Speaks Out: Air Force Contract Fraud

Lt Col Tim Ferner blew the whistle on a contract-steering scam involving a middleman in Florida and an engineering company hired to develop anti-terrorism techniques.

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TrekEarth

Singapore Air Force F-15 Invades Vegas

This Boeing F-15SG Strike Eagle from the 428th Fighter Squadron is one of the several F-15s and F-16s jet fighters from the Republic of Singapore Air Force that are participating in Red Flag Exercise at Nellis Air Force Base in Nevada.

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Related Topix: US Military, Southeast Asia, Singapore, World News, US Air Force, US News

Thu Jul 17, 2014

The Las Vegas Sun

Miss Nevada Nia Sanchez returns to Las Vegas for first time since winning Miss USA

Reigning Miss Nevada Nia Sanchez of Henderson returns to town today for the first time since making history June 8, the night she was crowned 2014 Miss USA in Baton Rouge, La., becoming Nevada's first pageant queen to take the tiara.

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The Globe and Mail

Why a single failing grounded the F-35

In a handout photo, the fourth U.S. Air Force F-35A Lightning II aircraft arrives at the 422nd Test and Evaluation Squadron at Nellis Air Force Base, Nev., April 24, 2013.

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Tue Jul 15, 2014

Stars and Stripes

Budget constraints tamp down promotion hopes for thousands of senior airmen

Senior Airman Derek McCormick, a pararescue jumper with the 58th Rescue Squadron, Nellis Air Force Base, Nevada, participates in a mass casualty exercise during Exercise Angel Thunder at Camp Navajo, Flagstaff, Arizona, on May 9, 2014.

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Sun Jul 13, 2014

The Las Vegas Sun

Las Vegas' genius club: Yes, we do have a Mensa chapter

For all that Las Vegas is, it isn't known as an intellectual mecca. It's hard to imagine Einstein playing slots or Aristotle pontificating in a strip joint.

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Related Topix: Las Vegas, NV, US Military, US Air Force, Clark County, NV, Standardized Testing, Education

Fri Jul 11, 2014

KLAS-TV Las Vegas

Battle brewing over a bridge in North Las Vegas

One community is upset at the way they found out about a change in their neighborhood.

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Northwest Florida Daily News

First drone unit arrives at Hurlburt; no aircraft move with it

A new remotely piloted aircraft unit has arrived in Northwest Florida. The 2nd Special Operations Squadron is the first of its kind at Hurlburt Field.

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

Air & Space

Unconventional Weapon- page 5\

Last March, six Lockheed Martin F-117A Nighthawk fighters took off from Holloman Air Force Base and made their last landing at Tonopah Test Range in the remote northwest corner of Nevada's Nellis Air Force Base.

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Related Topix: US Military, US Air Force, Holloman Air Force Base, World News, NATO (North Atlantic Treaty Organization)

Wed Jul 09, 2014

National Review Online

access

It certainly helps to live under a commander-in-chief who not only lands on an aircraft carrier in a fighter jet, but then delivers from that platform a clearheaded and stirring address on America's role as Earth's foremost guardian of individual liberty.

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