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  • Patrick ALS graduates, class 17-4

    Airman Leadership School students gather for a class photo May 1, 2017, at Patrick Air Force Base, Fla. Airman Leadership School is a five-and-a-half week-long course and is designed to develop Airmen into effective front-line supervisors and prepares them to become noncommissioned officers.  The following graduated Patrick Air Force Base Airman
  • Volunteer time worth $1.2 million

    Brig. Gen. Wayne Monteith, 45th Space Wing commander, thanks and recognizes individuals during National Volunteer Appreciation Week, April 28, 2017, at Patrick Air Force Base, Fla. Monteith talked about the importance of volunteering and the positive impact it has here and in the community. Last year, the value of volunteer hours here was estimated
  • Fitness Center upgrades, well worth the ‘weight’

    The ‘heartbeat’ of Patrick AFB is now stronger. After more than 27 months of renovations and nine different construction phases, the base’s newly transformed fitness center is 100 percent operational.   “It was well worth the wait, and I am extremely pleased with the results,” Brig. Gen. Wayne Monteith, 45th Space Wing commander said. “The
  • 49 Patrick-Cape members promote in May

    Congratulations to the following 49 Team Patrick-Cape members who are scheduled to promote in the month of May: AIRMAN 1st CLASS: Kyung H. Lee, 45th Civil Engineer Squadron  Zachery E. Morrison, 45th Security Forces Squadron                                                     SENIOR AIRMAN:Miranda M. Bradley, 45th Weather Squadron  Antoine C. Carr,
  • 45th SW supports successful Falcon 9 NROL-76 launch

    The U.S. Air Force’s 45th Space Wing supported SpaceX’s successful launch of the NROL-76 spacecraft aboard a Falcon 9 rocket from Space Launch Complex 39A at NASA’s Kennedy Space Center May 1 at 7:15 a.m. ET.SpaceX’s Falcon 9 rocket is carrying a classified national security payload for the U.S. National Reconnaissance Office. This will be SpaceX’s
  • Sea turtle nesting season begins

    All 45th Space Wing organizations, tenants and residents are reminded to turn their lights off from dusk until dawn during turtle nesting season, May 1 to Oct. 31. The beaches at CCAFS and PAFB are prime nesting habitat for loggerhead, green and leatherback sea turtles.  Artificial lighting negatively affects nocturnal sea turtle behavior of both