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  • AFAF helps 388th FW Airmen

    He had only deployed for a little more than a month at Balad Air Base, Iraq, when Senior Master Sgt. Steven Hoyt, 729th superintendent of the networks systems flight, received a call that his wife was found unconscious in the backyard. He knew he had to act fast. His first sergeant called the Air Force Assistance Fund for help and within 24 hours,
  • Viper West Airmen begin airshow season

    Air Combat Command’s West Coast F-16 Demonstration Team, Viper West, is scheduled to begin its 2006 airshow season today in Yuma, Ariz. The team will travel across the country and abroad to perform at nearly 30 airshows this year. To prepare for the season, the team undergoes extensive training during the winter months. At least twice each week,
  • 388th command section renovations completed

    Brig. Gen. Steve Hoog, commander of Air Expeditionary Forces Command and former 388th Fighter Wing commander, cut the ribbon for the newly renovated 388th FW command section Wednesday. The exterior of the headquarters building has also been renovated to show that it will become the new headquarters for both the 388th and 419th Fighter wings as they
  • Wing propulsion flight mechanics first to combine

    The propulsion flights from the 388th Component Maintenance Squadron and the 419th Maintenance Squadron began working together as the Hill Total Force Propulsion Flight Tuesday. The integration marks the first time active duty and Reserve units here team up as part of the ongoing Total Force Integration of the 388th and 419th Fighter Wings. Total