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Default Air Force Logo What will you leave behind?
"Everyone must leave something behind when he dies...Something your hand touched some way so your soul has somewhere to go when you die...It doesn't matter what you do...so long as you change something from the way it was before you touched it into something that's like you after you take your hands away." - Ray Bradlbury, "Fahrenheit 451"What
0 9/28
2012
Default Air Force Logo Seasonable Uniforms
Seasons change and so do our uniforms combinations. Air Force Instruction 36-2903, Dress and Appearance, and the Air Force Global Strike Command supplement make it easy to know what you can and can't wear. As I walk around base facilities, I have noticed some interesting, yet, unauthorized uniform combinations. Therefore, to keep everyone in the
0 9/21
2012
Default Air Force Logo My Toughest Day
My toughest day as a squadron commander came about two months after I took command. It was nothing operational, the 320th was doing (and continues to do) a great job conducting operations in the missile field. My toughest day was the day a member of my squadron was convicted in a court martial for drug use. Why was this my toughest day? The trial
0 9/14
2012
Default Air Force Logo Teaming up with Safety
Have you ever wondered how significant safety and teamwork are to the daily mission? The Airmen of the 320th Missile Squadron understand and rely on safety and teamwork every day. The 320th MS is one of three squadrons in the 90th Operations Group located at F. E. Warren Air Force Base, Wyo. The 320th's daily mission is to provide nuclear
0 9/07
2012
Default Air Force Logo Remembering September 12th, 2001…
As we commemorate the 11th anniversary of the tragic events of September 11th, 2001, it is important and appropriate that we remember and honor the victims of the terrorist attacks on our nation and their families/friends who were left attempting to deal with the loss of their loved ones. As one who endured the attack on the Pentagon that day, this
0 9/07
2012
Default Air Force Logo Safety and your wingman: Safety through teamwork
During the past year, the 90th Missile Wing Honor Guard has accomplished 111 details, 60 of them being funerals. Safety is the first priority when working to accomplish our endeavor - to honor a fallen veteran at his or her final resting place. In order to do so, the Honor Guard always relies on our fellow ceremonial guardsman, our wingman, to help
0 8/30
2012
Default Air Force Logo Leading the best teams
Great people surround us in the Air Force. Leaders often face the desirable challenge of figuring out how best to add value to teams full of commitment, experience, and expertise. More bluntly, how do we lead people smarter than us? Below are ideas on how to contribute to an already high-performing team.The first tools in the starter kit are
0 8/30
2012
Default Air Force Logo Who Carries Rabies in Wyoming?
Rabies Reservoir Awareness:In Wyoming, skunks and bats are the primary reservoirs for rabies. Since January 2011, 16 rabid skunks have been reported in Laramie County, many within the city limits of Cheyenne. To date, no rabid skunks or bats have been identified on base, but the potential exists. Although the percentage of rabies-positive bats is
0 8/24
2012
Default Air Force Logo CE has bats in its belfry
Most people don't think about bats unless watching a vampire movie, during Halloween, or unless they find their home is infested with bats, guano or batbugs. Recently one of our base families has experienced such infestation. Don't panic, just be aware of the possibility of the presence of bats, and countermeasures you can take if you find even one
0 8/24
2012
Default Air Force Logo Nuclear Surety Triad – Personnel, equipment and procedures
"Because of political and military importance, destructive power, and the potential consequences of an accident or unauthorized act, nuclear weapons and nuclear weapons systems require special consideration, and must be protected against threats inherent in their peacetime and wartime environments," stated the Secretary of Defense about nuclear
0 8/17
2012
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