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  • First Air Force Family Forever members receive Gold Star Family benefits

    The Air Force strives to not only take care of service members, but their families as well. After the death of their son, Airman 1st Class Brian Bradford, Michael and Donna Bradford were the first Air Force Families Forever members given the same privileges as Gold Star Family Members in the Air Force April 23.Michael and Donna received an
  • Exercising safety through partnership

    Keesler Air Force Base and the City of Biloxi teamed up and held a joint air show crash exercise, Blue Dragon, held April 17-18 on the base and at the Elks Lodge in Biloxi, Mississippi.The exercise involved a mock plane crash that left wreckage to two locations, on and off base. After the two simulated planes collided, each location represented a
  • Keesler Dragon receives 2019 Community Volunteer of the Year for the City of Biloxi award

    Daniel Kazumura, 81st Training Wing Legal Office legal assistant, received the 2019 Community Volunteer of the Year Award for the City of Biloxi, April 16.Kazumura was nominated by Tech. Sgt. Ashley Nelson, 81st Communications Squadron information technology asset management NCO in charge, but ultimately won the award for the volunteer work he has
  • 81st LRS provides support for exercise Neptune Guardian

    The 81st Logistics Readiness Squadron supported a joint exercise, Neptune Guardian, with the U.S. Navy and U.S. Coast Guard, April 6-11.In early March the sister services reached out to the 81st LRS to provide them with ground and air transportation support, a request the 81st LRS had no problem completing.“We have a group of highly motivated and
  • A1C Holt memorial: honoring sacrifice

    On April 5, 2019 the 334th Training Squadron held the fifth annual memorial event in honor of Airman 1st Class Antoine Holt, 603rd Air Control Squadron command and control battle management operations operator.The 334th TRS and members of the Holt family gather each year to not only remember the dedication Antoine had during his time in the Air
  • KMC Radiology Oncology Clinic improves capabilities

    The Keesler Medical Center Radiology Oncology Clinic held a ribbon cutting ceremony for a new Interventional Radiology Program here as well as for a Positron Emission Tomography and Computer Tomography scanner, April 10.These new capabilities allow the radiology oncology clinic to improve patient care in many different ways.“Our cancer center is a
  • Keesler graduates first non-prior service CWO student

    Airman 1st Class Josephino Cambosa, 333rd Training Squadron student, became the first non-prior service Airman to graduate the Cyber Warfare Operations Apprentice Course here, April 10.“I am honored to be the first non-prior service pipeline student,” said Cambosa. “I am excited to join like-minded individuals in a team effort to defend our
  • Air Force ROTC cadets find their Pathway to Blue

    Second Air Force held their fifth annual Pathways to Blue event here where more than 250 ROTC cadets and enlisted members attended to learn about different officer career fields, April 5-6.Throughout the event, cadets and Airmen pursuing commissioning programs learn about job opportunities, tour and fly in different aircraft and sit down with
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