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Capt. Conor Murphy, 41st Flying Training Squadron instructor pilot, and 2nd Lt. Cameron Duley, 41st FTS student pilot, step to their assigned aircraft July 2, 2018, on Columbus Air Force Base, Mississippi. The 41st FTS is responsible for training roughly half of all student pilots at the 14th Flying Training Wing. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Keith Holcomb) The 41st FTS takes students and molds pilots
“Unwavering professionals forging American combat airpower,” is the single mission of the 41st Flying Training Squadron at Columbus Air Force Base, Mississippi.
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Shawna Thompson, lead singer for the American country music group Thompson Square, waves an American Flag during their performance July 6, 2018, on Columbus Air Force Base, Mississippi. Patriot Fest 2018 featured a concert with Thompson Square and Easton Corbin along with food vendors and children’s activities. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Beaux Hebert) Columbus AFB hosts Patriot Fest 2018
The 14th Flying Training Wing hosted Thompson Square and Easton Corbin, two American Country music bands, for a live performance at Patriot Fest 2018 July 6 on Columbus Air Force Base, Mississippi. The event, which was only available to people with base access, started slow due to rain, but ended up having a great turn out with approximately 1,000 people enjoying the concert.
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First sergeants and base leadership serve Airmen living at the Unaccompanied Enlisted Quarters a Thanksgiving meal at Dormsgiving Nov. 16, 2017, at Columbus Air Force Base, Mississippi. After everyone had eaten, leadership then sat beside and mingled with the Airmen, talking about their goals and offering any advice to their less experienced wingmen. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Beaux Hebert) Montgomery Village: Junior Airmen’s home away from home
Every Airman has been the ‘newbie’ at their first duty station and sometimes it can be difficult to meet new people, but Columbus Air Force Base’s Montgomery Village, commonly known as “the Village,” has made meeting and socializing with friends easier.
0 7/03
2018
Columbus AFB to celebrate Independent Day with Patriot Fest Columbus AFB to celebrate Independence Day with Patriot Fest
The 14th Flying Training Wing will be hosting Patriot Fest, a family event, featuring music performances by Thompson Square and Easton Corbin July 6 at the Blaze Fit Trail.
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Lt. Gen. Jay Silveria, U.S. Air Force Academy superintendent, speaks to Specialized Undergraduate Pilot Training Class 18-11 during their graduation ceremony June 29, 2018, on Columbus Air Force Base, Mississippi. Each SUPT class has a graduation breakfast, ceremony and dinner to celebrate their accomplishments over the past 13 months. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Keith Holcomb) AF Academy superintendent challenges SUPT 18-11 during graduation
Lt. Gen. Jay Silveria, U.S. Air Force Academy superintendent, spoke during Specialized Undergraduate Pilot Training Class 18-11’s graduation June 29 on Columbus Air Force Base, Mississippi.
0 7/03
2018
CDC director retires after serving child development program for 24 years CDC director retires after serving child development program for 24 years
Martha Mann, 14th FSS CDC director, is retiring after a total of 24 years in child developmental care and 22 years as director on Columbus Air Force Base, Mississippi. She has been in child development programs within the Air Force since the 1980’s starting at Plattsburgh AFB, New York, helping shape the CDC’s direction from trainer to director internationally.
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340th FTG commander meets the Firebirds 340th FTG commander meets the Firebirds
The Air Force Reserve Command’s 340th Flying Training Group commander, Col. Allen Duckworth, visited the 43rd Flying Training Squadron here June 25-26, spoke with the squadron’s leadership and observe daily operations.
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U.S. Air Force Master Sgt. Joshua Matias, 14th Operations Group tower chief air traffic controller, meets Chief Master Sgt. Juliet Gudgel, command chief of Air Education and Training Command, at Columbus Air Force Base, Mississippi, June 21, 2018. Matias and 11 others were awarded the 2018 Outstanding Airman of the Year Award by the Air Force Association. (U.S Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Keith Holcomb) Columbus Airman named 1 of 12 Outstanding Airmen of the Year
More than 250,000 active-duty Airmen make up the Air Force’s enlisted force and each year only 12 Airmen are selected from this group as the best of the best; Master Sgt. Joshua Matias, 14th Operations Support Squadron air traffic control tower chief controller, was one those Airmen selected as the 2018 Outstanding Airmen of the Year.
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U.S. Air Force Airman 1st Class Jaiden Elmore, 14th Operations Support Squadron air traffic controller, shows Chief Master Sgt. Juliet Gudgel, command chief of Air Education and Training Command, what Airmen in the Radar Approach Control do on a daily basis at Columbus Air Force Base, Mississippi, June 21, 2018. Columbus AFB has the busiest airspace in AETC, flying over 300 sorties per day. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Beaux Hebert) AETC command chief visits Columbus AFB
Chief Master Sgt. Juliet Gudgel, command chief of Air Education and Training Command, visitited Columbus Air Force Base, Mississippi, June 21-22 to see the 14th Flying Training Wing’s daily operations and talk about what AETC has planned for the future of the command.
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Cadet Bridger Barker, U.S. Air Force Academy, and Capt. Michael Arakawa, 41st Flying Training Squadron instructor pilot, prepare for a T-6A Texan II familiarization flight June 8, 2018, at Columbus Air Force Base, Mississippi. Cadets from the Academy are visited Columbus AFB over the last few weeks as part of the U.S. Air Force Academy Operations Air Force 2018, where they experienced daily life and operations as an officer. (U.S. Air Force photo by Mary Crump) U.S. Air Force Academy cadets tour Columbus AFB
Most college students go home in the summer to relax and recuperate after two semesters of challenging classes, but cadets at the U.S. Air Force Academy get the most out of that time and get a better understanding of the operational Air Force they’ll be joining.
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