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DoD Warrior Games discus, shotput, recumbent cycling, sitting volleyball and wheelchair basketball Christiansen Air Force Knight to compete in Warrior Games
Master Sgt. Michael Christiansen, 21st Space Wing protocol office superintendent will compete for the second time in the Department of Defense Warrior Games at the U.S. Air Force Academy, Colorado Springs, Colorado June 1 - 9, 2018.
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SOUTH KOREA – Lt. Col. Stephanie Forsythe, 21st Medical Support Squadron diagnostic and therapeutic flight commander (right), is pictured in 2006, in South Korea, with her wingman and best friend, Rachel (left). Forsythe attempted suicide at 23 years old and was saved by Rachel. After working through intensive therapy, Forsythe was able to work through abuse she went through in high school and worked her way up to where she is now. (Courtesy photo) Breaking through abuse: Airman overcomes past trials
Stephanie’s roommates looked up to see she had come back downstairs and was now standing across from them, saying ‘goodnight,’ for the second time that evening.
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PETERSON AIR FORCE BASE, Colo. -- As the weather continues to warm, more and more people will be heading outside to enjoy the sunshine. It is important to protect your skin and eyes from UV-A and UV-B rays when spending time in the sun. (Courtesy photo) Summertime: Beware of UV rays
Summertime is on the horizon. As the weather continues to warm, more and more people will be heading outside to enjoy the sunshine. You can spend hours playing sports, having a barbecue, doing water activities, or just laying out and working on your tan. While sunscreen is second nature for most people, those ultraviolet rays do more than just damage your skin.
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The north gate at Peterson Air Force Base, Colo., has new hours of operation as of April 9, 2018. North gate: New hours of operation
As of April 9, 2018, the north gate on Peterson Air Force Base, Colorado, is operating under a new schedule due to increased security measures. During weekdays, inbound and outbound lanes will be open from 6 - 9 a.m. The outbound side of the north gate will reopen from 2:30 - 6 p.m to facilitate traffic leaving the base, as well as students walking onto the base.
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21st Space Wing Black History Month celebration Peterson Air Force Base historical figures America Black history comes to life at Peterson
February is Black History Month and every year Airmen recognize the historical contributions that Black Americans have made in every endeavor throughout American history. This year volunteers brought historical figures back to life with a musical production.
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Peterson Clinic Gopal Pudasaini Medical Airman’s resiliency saves family from across the world
Responsibilities for Staff Sgt. Gopal Pudasaini, 21st Space Wing Family Health medical technician, are not limited to those in the Air Force.
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PETERSON AIR FORCE BASE, Colo. – Rebecca Perkins, 21st Force Support Squadron Library supervisory librarian, works to replace outdated books at the base library on Peterson Air Force Base, Colorado, Feb. 14, 2018. Each book must be properly catalogued to provide easy access for customers. (U.S. Air Force photo by Robb Lingley) Guardians of knowledge
Librarians are more than a person with a creaky cart full of books. A substantial education is required in their field, which itself is full of variety. From academics to archives, being a librarian at Peterson Air Force Base, Colorado, entails much more than book placement and checkout procedures.
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CAPE CANAVERAL AIR FORCE STATION, Fla. -- Last picture of Starman in roadster enroute to Mars orbit and then the Asteroid Belt. Starman and the roadster could be viewed live as they began their journey. (Courtesy photo by Elon Musk/SPACEX) Tracking the billion year road trip
Cruising with the windows down, music up and the Sun shining on your face. Going on a road trip is an adventure that some people love or aspire to do. For one individual, their road trip could last a billion years, and the 18th Space Control Squadron is tracking it.
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Evening photo of large radar array Overcoming Alaskan-sized challenges to provide energy assurance
Preparing for a major power outage or planning a backup generation exercise is complicated in the best conditions. Now, imagine doing it in temperatures as low as 50 degrees below zero at Clear Air Force Station, Alaska.
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CAVALIER AIR FORCE STATION, N.D. – Open house guests speak with the crew of an UH-1N Huey helicopter on Cavalier Air Force Station, N.D., June 11, 2016. The crew belongs to the 54th Helicopter Squadron from Minot Air Force Base, N.D., and the craft was flown in to support an open house for the local community. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Ryan Sparks) 10th Space Warning Squadron hosts open house
On June 11, Cavalier Air Force Station opened its doors to the public for the first time in three years. The 10th Space Warning Squadron hosted an Open House to highlight their operational mission and allow the local community to learn about CAFS and its capabilities; specifically, the Perimeter Acquisition Radar Attack Characterization System.
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