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Chaplain assistant teaches Brazilian Jiu Jitsu class

SIGMO features Italian dinner

Preventing fraud, waste, abuse is everyone's job

Commander's call

71st CS relinquishment of command

Existing tools help users reduce PII breaches

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Adapting to personalities key to teamwork

Making the right choices -- What happens after a DUI?

The Best Day Ever!

Serving openly, honorably – LGBT members part of diverse military culture

Meet my Air Force FAMILY

Layers of leadership

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Basic Military Training opens new rececption center; honors past, looks to future

Airfield systems: Bridging the gap between nerds, jocks

New museum to inspire Airmen

Lackland's Wilford Hall embraces innovation to enhance patient health care

Barnes Center rebuilds senior NCO DL course, academy curriculum

Training in hyper realism

Veterans in Blue: Serving Country and Community

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tabWings awarded at Vance  

Pilot Wings 

Since 1941, the total number of pilot wings awarded to military aviators at Vance AFB is 32,683.

Current as of July 25, 2014

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2nd Lt. Erika Karls

This is a journal by 2nd Lt. Erika Karls, a Joint Specialized Undergraduate Pilot Training student in Class 15-01. It provides an inside look at JSUPT training at Vance Air Force Base.

Read the journal here.
 

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Senior Airman Thomas White


Senior Airman Thomas White
Airfield Systems Technician
71st Communications Squadron

"I help maintain the air-to-ground communication systems our pilots use to
talk with ground-based personnel." 
 
tabVance Aircraft 
The T-1A Jayhawk is a medium-range, twin-engine jet trainer used in the advanced phase of specialized undergraduate pilot training for students selected to fly airlift or tanker aircraft. Read the full T-1A fact sheet.

 
T-1a
T-6a The T-6A Texan II is a single-engine, two-seater designed to train Joint Primary Pilot Training, or JPPT, students in basic flying skills common to U.S. Air Force and Navy pilots. Read the full T-6A fact sheet.
The T-38 Talon is a twin-engine, high-altitude, supersonic jet trainer used by Air Education and Training Command for joint specialized undergraduate pilot training. Read the full T-38 Talon fact sheet. T-38
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Force Protection Condition:  ALPHA

The Hairston (Main) Gate is open 24/7 for inbound/outbound traffic.
 
The Baker (West) Gate is open from 6:30 - 9 a.m. for inbound/outbound traffic.

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