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  • Medal of Honor Recipient Melvin Morris

    Medal of Honor recipient retired U.S. Army Sgt. 1st Class Melvin Morris speaks to members of Patrick Air Force Base, Fla. Jan. 31, 2017. Morris emphasized the importance of pushing through adversity because we are trained and trusted to always get the job done regardless of our circumstances. (U.S. Air Force photo by Phil Sunkel)
  • CivMil Member of the Year

    Travis Proctor, CivMil Chairman of the Board, left, and Brig. Gen. Wayne Monteith, 45th Space Wing commander, right, present John Baker, senior project manager for Millennium Engineering & Integration Company, with the CivMil Member of the Year Award Jan. 21, 2017, at Patrick Air Force Base, Fla. Baker was selected as CivMil Member of the Year for
  • Patrick AFB left outbound lane closed until Feb. 1 at north gate

    The left outbound lane is closed from 7:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. for construction on the island in front of the main gate beginning Jan. 30, 2017, through Feb. 1, 2017. 
  • 3 astronauts honored in Apollo 1 tragedy, 50th anniversary

    Three former space pioneers were honored during the 50th annual Apollo 1 Memorial Ceremony Jan. 27, 2017, at Space Launch Complex 34, Cape Canaveral Air Force Station, Fla.The memorial honored Air Force crew members, Command Pilot Virgil "Gus" Grissom, Senior Pilot Edward H. White II and Pilot Roger B. Chaffee, who were killed by a flash fire
  • REAL ID Act extension expires Jan. 30

    What you need to know to get base access
  • 2016: Another Year of Excellence

    The 45th Space Wing’s performance throughout 2016 can be summed up in one word "amazing!" Supporting 23 launches, returning to operations 2 days, 13 hours and 43 minutes after Hurricane Matthew pelted our bases and ensuring the safety of the Eastern Range during a static fire anomaly are just a of the few milestones we achieved.
  • 45th SW supports successful SBIRS GEO Flight 3 launch

    The U.S. Air Force’s 45th Space Wing supported United Launch Alliance’s successful launch of the third Space Based Infrared Systems Geosynchronous Earth Orbit spacecraft aboard an Atlas V rocket from Launch Complex 41 here Jan. 20 at 7:42 p.m. ET.
  • Tax Assistance

    It's that time of the year again -- time to file income taxes beginning Feb. 1 with the help of the Patrick Air Force Base Volunteer Income Tax Assistance Program at the Shark Center.