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  • Be prepared: Winter Tornado Season

    The winter tornado season in central Florida usually peaks from February to early April. However, our winter tornadoes can strike as early as December.The 2017-2018 winter severe weather season in east central Florida is predicted to be below normal.  Fewer and weaker tornadoes than usual are expected. But it only takes one, so be prepared.A weak
  • AFSPC commander becomes JFSCC, joint space forces restructure

    Air Force Gen. Jay Raymond, commander of Air Force Space Command, became the Joint Force Space Component Commander today, taking operational responsibility for employment of all joint space forces.
  • 32 Patrick-Cape members promote in December

    32 Patrick-Cape members promote in DecemberCongratulations to the following 32 Team Patrick-Cape members who are scheduled to promote in the month of December:AIRMAN 1ST CLASS:Dashaun A. Branch, 45th Operations Support Squadron  Kaleb J. Perez, Tech Surv Squadron Patrick A. Reynolds, 45th Space Wing   SENIOR AIRMAN: Christopher M. Hall, 45th
  • Adjusted gate hours for Thanksgiving Day weekend

    As Thanksgiving Day approaches, Patrick Air Force Base will change entry gate operating hours consistent with the direction for previous federal holidays. This change maximizes the number of defenders who can spend time with family and friends. Patrick Air Force Base's East Gate will change operating hours beginning the evening of Wednesday, Nov.
  • Adjusted gate hours for Veterans Day weekend

    As Veterans Day approaches, Patrick Air Force Base will change entry gate operating hours consistent with the direction for previous federal holidays. This change maximizes the number of defenders who can spend time with family and friends.  Patrick Air Force Base's East Gate will change operating hours beginning the evening of Thursday, Nov. 9,
  • 45th MSG Airmen experience Koreasat-5A launch up close during immersion program

    Officers and enlisted Airmen from the 45th Space Wing Mission Support Group had the opportunity to network and see the end result of their day-to-day efforts during the ‘Lunch & Launch’ event, held Nov. 6 on the Eastern Range.The purpose of the ‘Lunch & Launch’ was to provide company grade officers, noncommissioned officers and senior
  • SBIRS GEO Flight-4 arrives in Florida, prepares for January launch

    The U.S. Air Force’s Space Based Infrared System (SBIRS) program completed a major program milestone on Oct. 31, 2017, successfully delivering a Geosynchronous Earth Orbit (GEO) satellite Flight-4 to Cape Canaveral Air Force Station, Florida. “The delivery, launch, and successful operation of GEO Flight-4 will mark the fulfillment of the original
  • 19 Patrick-Cape members promote in November

    Congratulations to the following 19 Team Patrick-Cape members who are scheduled to promote in the month of November:  SENIOR AIRMAN: Joshua L. Amann, 45th Security Forces Squadron                                           Christian A. Bufford, TECH SURV SQJustin R. McEwen, TECH SUS SQRyan J. McKenna, 45th SFS                STAFF SERGEANT: Jorden
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  • 45th Space Wing brings Air Force revitalization initiative to Eastern Range

    CAPE CANAVERAL AIR FORCE STATION, Fla.— Sparked by Air Force Chief of Staff Gen. David L. Goldfein’s vision to revitalize squadrons, the 45th Space Wing held an inactivation ceremony of the 45th Range Management Squadron here, Oct. 6, 2017.While the inactivation ceremony marked the end of the RMS’s long and proud history, it also helped the 45th
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