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45th Space Wing launched 5th Orbital Test Vehicle Mission 45th Space Wing carries out successful launch while Irma looms off coast
Less than one year after Patrick Air Force Base, Florida, took a hit from Hurricane Matthew, the Sharks once again found themselves in a similar situation with one major twist.  This time as Hurricane Irma barred down on the Florida coast Sept. 7, the 45th Space Wing had a launch to perform. SpaceX’s Falcon 9 launch vehicle was due for its first
0 9/09
2017
General Jay Raymond and Captain Jessica Jenkins pose before their flight to the District of Columbia. AFSPC initiative destroys barriers to bolster Airmen innovation
In a move to encourage Airmen to come forward with innovative thinking, a new decision panel will allow Airmen at all levels within Air Force Space Command to present ideas that could enhance the mission, save time, increase customer satisfaction, save the Air Force money, or anything that can improve the way things are done within the Air Force.
0 8/15
2017
Brigadier General Wayne Monteith presents Colonel Gigi Simko with guidon for change of command ceremony for the 45th Space Wing Medical Group. 45th MDG change of command
Brig. Gen. Wayne Monteith, 45th Space Wing Commander, presents Col. Gigi Simko, 45th Medical Group commander, with the 45th MDG guidon during a change of command ceremony August 2, 2017, at Patrick Air Force Base, Fla. Changes of command are a military tradition representing the transfer of responsibilities from the presiding officials to the upcoming official. (U.S. Air Force photo/Phil Sunkel)
0 8/02
2017
U.S. Air Force photo by Matthew Jurgens 45th FSS wins 6 AF-level A1 awards
The 45th Force Support Squadron earned six of the nine awards from the 2016 Air Force-Level A1 Awards. The 45th FSS award-winning Airmen and organizations include the following:  - Maj. Gen. Eugene L. Eubank Award for Best Force Support Squadron (Small Unit) - Senior Master Sgt. Randolph Livingston III:   Gen. Billy Boles Mentorship Award- Airman
0 6/08
2017
Tech. Sgt. Angel Santiago-Zapata briefs Chief Master Sgt. Brendan Criswell, Air Force Space Command command chief, Jan. 13, 2017, at Space Launch Complex-37 located on Cape Canaveral Air Force Station, Fla. Space Launch Complex-37 encapsulates Delta rockets while they are fitted with their designated payloads before they launch from Cape Canaveral Air Force Station. (U.S. Air Force photo by Matthew Jurgens) AFSPC command chief visits Patrick-Cape

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2017
Tech. Sgt. Tamara Acfalle, 45th Force Support Squadron Airman Leadership School instructor, was selected to commission through the Senior Leadership Enlisted Commissioning Program Oct. 27, 2016, at Patrick Air Force Base, Fla. The program is available to enlisted Airmen who are U.S. citizens between the age of 18 and 34 and follows eligibility factors outlined in AFI 36-2005 paragraph 2.1, but is further qualified into two distinct phases designed for Airmen at different points in their education. (U.S. Air Force photo/Matthew Jurgens)
AFSPC enlisted Airman selected for Officer Training School
Tech. Sgt. Tamara Acfalle, 45th Force Support Squadron Airman Leadership School instructor, was selected to commission through the Senior Leadership Enlisted Commissioning Program Oct. 27, 2016, at Patrick Air Force Base, Fla. The program is available to enlisted Airmen who are U.S. citizens  between the age of 18 and 34 and follows eligibility
0 10/27
2016
The Air Force Space & Missile History Center near the Cape Canaveral Air Force Station South Gate was renamed the Sands Space History Center during an official ceremony today in the history center’s main hall. Center renamed to honor General Sands
The Air Force Space & Missile History Center near the Cape Canaveral Air Force Station South Gate was renamed the Sands Space History Center during an official ceremony today in the history center’s main hall.   The 45th Space Wing and the Air Force Space & Missile Museum Foundation hosted the ceremony in honor of retired Air Force Maj. Gen. Harry
0 10/14
2016
Cadets from the United States Air Force Academy pose for a photo in front of a Delta IV engine at the Horizontal Integration Facility at Cape Canaveral Air Force Station, Fla., June 15, 2016. The cadets visited the 45th Space Wing as a part of the Operation Air Force program, which allows future leaders to experience active duty bases and learn about the various mission capabilities and responsibilities contained within a wing. (Courtesy photo) USAF Academy cadets immerse in 45th Space Wing operations
A group of cadets from the U.S. Air Force Academy were given the opportunity to spend two weeks here as an introduction to military life. The program, named Operation Air Force, allows future leaders to visit active duty bases to learn about the various mission capabilities and responsibilities contained within a wing. They were given a number of
0 7/14
2016
The Air Force’s 45th Space Wing supported United Launch Alliance’s successful launch of the MUOS-5 spacecraft aboard an Atlas V rocket from Space Launch Complex 41 at Cape Canaveral Air Force Station, Fla., June 24, 2016, at 10:30 a.m. ET. MUOS is the U.S. military’s answer to secure and reliable tactical communications. (Courtesy photo by ULA) 45th SW supports successful Atlas V MUOS-5 launch
The Air Force’s 45th Space Wing supported United Launch Alliance’s successful launch of the MUOS-5 spacecraft aboard an Atlas V rocket from Space Launch Complex 41 here June 24, 2016, at 10:30 a.m. ET. The ULA Atlas V rocket is carrying the U.S. Navy's fifth Mobile User Objective System satellite built by Lockheed Martin.  MUOS is the U.S.
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2016
Lt. Gen. David J. Buck, commander, 14th Air Force (Air Forces Strategic), Air Force Space Command; and commander, Joint Functional Component Command for Space, U.S. Strategic Command, and Chief Master Sgt. Craig Neri, 14th AF command chief and command senior enlisted leader for JFCC Space, talk with Airmen working at the Satellite Pharmacy on Patrick Air Force Base, Florida, May 4, 2016. Buck and Neri visited Patrick Air Force Base and Cape Canaveral Air Force Station May 4 and 5 and gained insight into the contributions Airmen across the wing make to keep the 45th Space Wing the World's Premier Gateway to Space. (U.S. Air Force photo by Matthew Jurgens/Released) 14th AF commander and command chief visit 45th Space Wing team
Lt. Gen. David J. Buck, commander, 14th Air Force (Air Forces Strategic), Air Force Space Command; and commander, Joint Functional Component Command for Space, U.S. Strategic Command, and Chief Master Sgt. Craig Neri, 14th AF command chief and command senior enlisted leader for JFCC Space, visited Patrick Air Force Base and Cape Canaveral Air Force
0 5/06
2016
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