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The path of “totality”—when the moon entirely blocks the sun’s face—will stretch from Salem, Oregon, starting at 10:16 a.m. and reach Charleston, South Carolina, at 2:48 p.m. Viewing the solar eclipse: 5 things to know
Fellow BLAZE Team members, on Aug. 21 a perfect lineup of the sun, moon and Earth will be visible across North America from coast to coast for the first time in 38 years. One of the grandest and most fleeting natural spectacles known to humanity, this total solar eclipse is predicted to be the most viewed ever. Here are five things for Airmen and families to know for a safe viewing experience:
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2017
Autocross comes to Columbus AFB Autocross comes to Columbus AFB
Seventeen autocross drivers from the Columbus, Mississippi, surrounding communities and states competed in several categories for fastest times on the flightline at Columbus Air Force Base Aug. 12-13.
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2017
Col. Douglas Gosney, 14th Flying Training Wing Commander, speaks at the Base Community Council luncheon about the Financial Impact Report Aug. 11, 2017, on Columbus Air Force Base, Mississippi. The total economic impact from the fiscal year 2016 was $260.8 million dollars, an increase of $11.2 million from fiscal 2015. The economic impact is measured in three categories: personnel and payroll, indirect jobs and annual expenditures. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Keith Holcomb) Gosney reveals Economic Impact Report at BCC luncheon
Col. Douglas Gosney, 14th Flying Training Wing Commander, presented the fiscal year 2016 Economic Impact Report to the Base Community Council Aug. 11 during a luncheon at the Club on Columbus Air Force Base, Mississippi.
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2017
Col. Douglas Gosney, 14th Flying Training Wing Commander, passes the 14th Medical Group guidon to Col. Guy Majkowski, the new 14th MDG Commander. Majkowski's was the Commander of the 48th Medical Operations Squadron at Royal Air Force Lakenheath, United Kingdom. (U.S. Air Force photo by Sharon Ybarra) Majkowski assumes command of 14th Medical Group
Col. Douglas Gosney, 14th Flying Training Wing Commander, passes the 14th Medical Group guidon to Col. Guy Majkowski, the new 14th MDG Commander. Majkowski's was the Commander of the 48th Medical Operations Squadron at Royal Air Force Lakenheath, United Kingdom. (U.S. Air Force photo by Sharon Ybarra)
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2017
Michelle Bruce is an Airman & Family Readiness Center personal finance counselor on Columbus Air Force Base, Mississippi. She was recently added to the A&FRC team to provide support to active-duty Airmen with numerous financial topics that may be an issue. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Keith Holcomb) Dedicated financial counselor available to Airmen, families, units
Airmen earn a paycheck about every two weeks for their military service, and just like anyone else, they can fall victim to bad budgeting and financial habits.
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2017
Airman 1st Class Spencer Hurlburt, 14th Operations Support Squadron Airfield Systems technician, drops into the dunk tank Aug. 4, 2017, on Columbus Air Force Base, Mississippi. Face painting, multiple inflatable water slides and a dunk tank were available at the End of Summer Bash, a family friendly event on Columbus AFB. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Keith Holcomb) Team BLAZE says goodbye to summer at End of Summer Bash
The Columbus Air Force Base community met at Freedom Park to celebrate the End of Summer Bash Aug. 4.
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2017
Retired Col. Michael Speer, former 315th Airlift Wing Vice Wing Commander, gave advice to Specialized Undergraduate Pilot Training Class 17-12 about what is to come in their next journey of being an Air Force pilot July 28, 2017 at Columbus Air Force Base, Mississippi. Speer’s son, Capt. Michael Speer, earned his wings that day along with his wingmen. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Keith Holcomb Speer advises all to ‘stay humble, serve with honor, passion’
Retired Col. Michael Speer, former 315th Airlift Wing Vice Wing Commander, spoke to Specialized Undergraduate Pilot Training Class 17-12 July 29 on Columbus Air Force Base.
0 8/05
2017
Staff Sgt. Luis Chiriboga, a 14th Civil Engineer Squadron engineering technician, and his wife, Airman 1st Class Estefania Briceno Ron, a personnel and administration technician assigned to the 14th Medical Support Squadron, stand at the entrance of Columbus Air Force Base, Mississippi. Chiriboga and Briceno Ron are both natives of Ecuador and received their U.S. citizenship after joining the Air Force. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Chris Gross) AF couple takes journey to US citizenship
The Air Force affords its Airmen a plethora of opportunities and benefits; many advance their education and obtain degrees, skills are learned and can often be applied in future careers -- but for some, their service can grant them U.S. citizenship. This is the case for a dual military couple at Columbus Air Force Base, Mississippi, who was born and spent the early part of their life in Ecuador. Both are now Airmen and U.S. citizens.
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2017
In this artist’s heritage sketch, a Specialized Undergraduate Pilot Training student pilot prepares to fly a T-1A Jayhawk, the 48th Flying Training Squadron’s current aircraft with a P-38 Lightning reflected in a puddle on the ramp. This drawing represents the past, present and future of the 48th Squadron. (U.S Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Beaux Hebert) Know your heritage, live the mission: 100 years of 48th Squadron lineage
Along with the centennial commemoration of America’s entry into World War I, 2017 also marks the 100th anniversary of the 48th Squadron.
0 8/04
2017
The Aug. 11 Base Community Council Luncheon will include family members of two crewmembers from the B-17 Flying Fortress, "Smokey Stover Jr. Supreme Court Justice shares WWII POW story
Columbus Air Force Base hosts a Base Community Council luncheon Aug. 11 to release its Fiscal Year 2016 Economic Impact Report and to hear a presentation about local World War II prisoners of war by Chief Justice Sharon Lee of the Tennessee Supreme Court.
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2017
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