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  • Patrick AFB celebrates Army’s 241st Birthday

    Members of Patrick Air Force Base and Cape Canaveral Air Force Station, Fla. celebrated the U.S. Army’s 241st Birthday during a cake cutting ceremony at Defense Equal Opportunity Management Institute June 14, 2016. Medal of Honor recipient retired Sergeant 1st Class Melvin Morris, was the guest speaker for the event and shared his feelings about
  • Coping with stress through healthy thinking

    Stress. Even mention of the word can increase anxiety for some. Everyone deals with stress differently, but how you cope with daily stressors can have great impacts on your quality of life and overall health.Stress is actually the body’s response to any demand, including change. According to the National Institute of Mental Health, there are at
  • 45th SW supports successful Delta IV NROL-37 launch

    The 45th Space Wing supported United Launch Alliance’s successful launch of the NROL-37 spacecraft aboard a ULA Delta IV-Heavy rocket from Space Launch Complex 37B here June 11 at 1:51 p.m. ET.    The ULA Delta IV rocket is carrying a classified national security payload for the U.S. National Reconnaissance Office. The largest of the Delta IV
  • Wing hosts Gopher Tortoise Candidate Conservation meeting

    Members of the Gopher Tortoise Candidate Conservation Agreement team meeting pose for a photo at the Cape Canaveral Lighthouse at Cape Canaveral Air Force Station, Fla. June 7. The 45th Space Wing hosted the event to show the group how they manage and protect the gopher tortoise habitat on the Air Force's Eastern Range. Meeting participants from
  • 45th Operations Group Det. 3 change of command

    Col. Thomas G. Falzarano, 45th Operations Group commander, presents Lt. Col. Jason Havel, 45th Operations Group Detachment 3 commander, with the guidon during a change of command ceremony June 10, 2016, at Patrick Air Force Base, Fla. Changes of command are a military tradition representing the transfer of responsibilities from the presiding
  • AF continues to monitor Zika virus, infected mosquitoes could hit U.S. this summer

    As the potential for infected mosquitoes to reach the U.S. rises, the Air Force continues to closely monitor the emergence of Zika virus infection to help inform and protect Airmen and their families. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, all at-risk communities should prepare for possible Zika virus activity. As of Feb. 1,
  • Between the Lines: Overhauling 45th SW reserved parking

    Several changes to reserved parking across the installation have materialized over the past three months. In that time, the 45th Civil Engineer Squadron has removed, installed or modified more than 750 reserved parking signs. The changes reflect Brig. Gen. Wayne Monteith, 45th Space Wing commander's vision of what reserved parking should look like
  • 2016 Hurricane Season – Average season expected

    Hurricane Season on the Space Coast is June 1 through November 30.
  • 45th Space Wing’s Wingman Day on display

    Members of the 45th Space Wing participated in Wingman Day May 20, 2016, at Patrick Air Force Base, Fla. Wingman Day provides Airmen with an opportunity to focus on each other, reflect on the importance of their teammates, and the mission. The theme for this Wingman Day is: Creating a Culture of Greatness: Respect-Discipline-Professionalism.
  • 23 Patrick-Cape members promote in June

    Congratulations to the following 23 Team Patrick-Cape members who are scheduled to promote in the month of June:                                                                                                                                        Airman:Valerie L. Reeves, Cyber Caps Squadron  Airman 1st Class:James C. Mccarty Jr, Tech Surv