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  1. Two deaths reported at Kadena over the weekendRead the original story

    13 hrs ago | Air Force Times

    ... Kadena in the past two weeks - in addition to the two incidents over the weekend, three airmen from Robins Air Force Base, Georgia, who were temporarily assigned to Kadena died Oct. 5 after being swept out to sea by high waves from Typhoon Phanfone. ...

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  2. Pastor: 2 Robins airmen killed in Japan were trying to rescue anotherRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Oct 12 | Stars and Stripes

    Flooding is seen at Ikego Housing Area, near Yokosuka Naval Base, on Monday morning, Oct. 6, 2014, after Typhoon Phanfone passed by the Tokyo area. WARNER ROBINS AIR FORCE BASE, Ga.

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  3. Memorials held for Robins airmen killed in typhoonRead the original story

    Saturday Oct 18 | Air Force Times

    Ceremonies are being held to remember three Robins Air Force Base airmen killed by a typhoon in Japan earlier this month. A funeral mass was held Friday for Senior Master Sgt.

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  4. Memorials held for Ga airmen killed in typhoonRead the original story

    Saturday Oct 18 | WTVM

    ... was expecting to hear that ma... WARNER ROBINS, Ga. (AP) - Ceremonies are being held to remember three Robins Air Force Base airmen killed by a typhoon in Japan earlier this month. A funeral mass was held Friday for Senior Master Sgt. James Swartz. ...

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  5. Kadena contractor, airman found dead on OkinawaRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 18 | Stars and Stripes

    ... of next of kin, according to the statement. Three airmen who were temporarily assigned to Kadena from Robins Air Force Base, Ga., died after being swept out to sea by high waves associated with Typhoon Phanfone on Oct. 5. The victims were part of a ...

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  6. Houston County, GA Tag Office Salutes Robins Air Force BaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 17 | CNN

    As a military brat growing up, my dad having been deployed to Saudi Arabia for Desert Storm in 1991, nothing prepared me for the September 11, 2001 attack on the US. I started wearing red on Fridays to support and honor the Troops that put their life on the lines to keep us safe after the September 11th attack.

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  7. Money for Argentina's C-130s, not a dime for Delaware'sRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 15 | Air Force Times

    ... sales. This award is the result of a sole-source acquisition. Air Force Life Cycle Management Center, Robins Air Force Base, Georgia, is the contracting activity (FA8553-15-C-0003)." Join trending discussions in the military's #1 professional ...

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  8. Robins airman charged with killing pregnant fianc e faces death penaltyRead the original story

    Tuesday Oct 14 | MilitaryCity.com

    A senior airman from Robins Air Force Base, Georgia, faces the death penalty if convicted of killing his fiancee and her unborn child, the court-martial convening authority has ruled. Lt. Gen.

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  9. Contracts for October 14, 2014Read the original story

    Tuesday Oct 14 | U.S. Department of Defense

    ... sales. This award is the result of a sole-source acquisition. Air Force Life Cycle Management Center, Robins Air Force Base, Georgia, is the contracting activity (FA8553-15-C-0003). CORRECTION: The previously released modification (P00017) to ...

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  10. Robins airman to face death penalty in killing of woman, unborn childRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 14 | Stars and Stripes

    A senior airman at Robins Air Force Base accused of killing his fiancee and their unborn child for $1 million in insurance money is now facing the death penalty. Charges against Charles "Charlie" Amos Wilson III were sent to a general court martial as a capital referral, according to a base news release Tuesday.

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  11. Your Say: Spring cleaning needed, but Macon still has the magicRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 13 | The Macon Telegraph

    ... using The Telegraph). My son is in the Air Force. Happily, he and his family just got an assignment to Robins Air Force Base. We were thrilled and, of course, I suggested they look to purchase a historic home in Macon. His response was, “Are ...

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  12. Pastor: Two Robins airmen killed in Japan were trying to rescue anotherRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Oct 12 | Stars and Stripes

    WARNER ROBINS AIR FORCE BASE, Ga. -- A few days before Staff Sgt. Joshua Schoenhoff deployed to Japan, he helped a fellow airman in need.

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  13. Robins mourns the loss of 3 airmen in OkinawaRead the original story

    Friday Oct 10 | MilitaryCity.com

    ... p.m. on Oct. 5 when they were overcome by waves from Typhoon Phanfone. The airmen were stationed at Robins Air Force Base, Georgia: Swartz was an aerospace propulsion superintendent with the Georgia Air National Guard's 116th Air Control Wing; ...

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  14. Memorial Service for Sgt. SchoenhoffRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 11 | 13WMAZ.com

    He and two other airmen, both from Robins Air Force Base, were killed last week in Okinawa, Japan, when a wave crashed on shore, and swept them out to sea. Shirley Hills' Pastor, Andy Cook, spoke at the brief service, and the ceremony ended with a flag folding and presentation to Schoenhoff's family.

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  15. U.S. Naval Hospital in Okinawa in the path of Typhoon VongfongRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 11 | Examiner.com

    ... that hit and destroyed homes and business in the same vicinity. All three airmen were based at Robins Air Force Base and temporarily stationed on Okinawa. Vongfong, meaning "the wasp" in Cantonese has become the strongest tropical cyclone, to date, ...

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  16. 3 airmen on Okinawa swept away by...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 8 | SFGate

    ... , as well as an active duty Air Force member, Staff Sgt. Joshua Schoenhoff . All three were based at Robins Air Force Base in central Georgia and had arrived for temporary duty at Kadena Air Base in Okinawa about a week and a half earlier, Air Force ...

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  17. Dover air museum adds to its collectionRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 10 | MilitaryCity.com

    A Lockheed C-60 LoadStar, left, is positioned on Sunday at the base of the lowered ramp of a Lockheed C-5M Super Galaxy of the 436th Airlift, for loading, at Warner-Robins Air Force Base, Ga. The Air Mobility Command Museum is now the only place in the United States where one can see a complete set of every significant Lockheed airlifter built since World War II.

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  18. Three Team J-STARS Airmen confirmed dead following drowning accident in JapanRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 10 | Robins Rev-up

    ... in the Museum of Aviation, Oct. 8, 2014. (U.S. Air Force photo by Tommie Horton) 10/10/2014 - ROBINS AIR FORCE BASE, Ga. -- With all the courage and resilience they are known for, it was proven this week that even the hearts of Team Robins members ...

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  19. New airfield approach lighting system increases flight safety for aircraft operators during landingRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 10 | Robins Rev-up

    ... fully compliant, sustainable and easy to maintain. (U. A. Air Force photo by Ed Aspera) 10/10/2014 - ROBINS AIR FORCE BASE, Ga. -- When severe weather passed through Robins in June 2013, it damaged several lights which were part of an approach ...

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  20. USAF Considers JSTARS ReplacementRead the original story

    Thursday Oct 9 | Aero-News Network

    ... of the most modern technology, according to Col. Henry Cyr, Commander of the 461st Air Control Wing at Robins Air Force Base, GA. Currently 11 of the 16 airplanes in the fleet are operational. The website DoD Buzz reports that, according to Col, ...

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