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  • Project Emeritus; Got Volunteers?

    Almost everyone has seen a certain magazine advertisement that asks the question "Got milk?" The idea is to encourage more people to drink milk. The Patrick Air Force Base Project Emeritus volunteer office is asking some base organizations if they "Got Volunteers?" Though Project Emeritus won't use a photo of a celebrity with a milk mustache to get
  • Wing to benefit from SECDEF’s decision

    Almost immediately following the resignations of Michael Wynne and Gen. C. Michael Moseley, Air Force Secretary and Chief of Staff respectively, Secretary of Defense Robert Gates announced proposed cuts in Air Force personnel would be curtailed.Stating his desire to ease the burden reduced staffing has created for some Airmen and their families,
  • Air Force launches NASA gamma ray study

    The Air Force successfully launched a United Launch Alliance Delta II booster carrying NASA's Gamma-ray Large Area Space Telescope, or GLAST, satellite into space at 12:05 p.m. June 11 from the Space Launch Complex here.The launch will deliver the GLAST observatory into a circular orbit around the Earth where it will look into the galaxy to study
  • Air Force brings back Missile Operations badges, Missile Wings

    Air Force Chief of Staff Gen. T. Michael Moseley announced the return of the missile badge with operations designator for intercontinental ballistic missile crews June 6. He also announced that the three ICBM wings of Air Force Space Command's 20th Air Force will return to the convention of being named missile wings."The re-establishment of the
  • Patrick commissary No. 1 in DeCA worldwide

    A little more than two months ago, the Patrick Air Force Base Commissary was named the best store in the Defense Commissary Agency's Eastern Region in the superstore division, beating out 98 other stores.On Tuesday they found out they were No. 1 in DeCA -- worldwide.The announcement came Tuesday afternoon, when store director Ron Rogers proudly
  • Combined Command Post first in AFSPC

    In a move that further illustrates the vanishing line between Reserve and active duty forces, the 45th Space Wing and 920th Rescue Wing Command Post operations have merged.The official ribbon cutting for the new joint Command Post was held in Building 423 Tuesday.Commanders from both units agreed this was definitely a "win-win" situation for their
  • Sergeant schools local students

    This week at Satellite High School approximately 100 freshman students got an education for life.Master Sgt. Stephen Love from Patrick's Equal Opportunity Office spent the week giving presentations on choices, their consequences and how to develop good habits to live a highly effective life."Conducting seminars and training such as this creates and