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  • Kids see Operation Family First mock deployment as cool

    Grown up, and not so grown up, children belonging to moms and dads of the 452nd Air Mobility Wing, March Air Reserve Base, Calif., were processed through a mock deployment line here Saturday, July 13, during the Logistics Readiness Squadron's first "Operation Family First" event held at the deployment hangar, Building 385. According to the event's
  • March, Travis airmen team up - open best little repair shop in Afghanistan

    There are no web ads, gorilla-suit wearers flipping arrows or even a simple "Open for Business" sign; there is just a makeshift, plywood plaque that describes exactly what it is - "Tan Box Bike Repair."For service members at Kandahar Airfield, Afghanistan, with bicycle issues, Tan Box Bike Repair is probably the only, and definitely
  • Flournoy takes command of Fourth Air Force Headquarters

    Brig. Gen. John C. Flournoy, Jr. assumed command of Headquarters Fourth Air Force replacing Maj. Gen. Mark A. Kyle at an assumption of command ceremony held in the Cultural Center at March Air Reserve Base, Sunday, November 3rd. Outgoing Fourth Air Force Commander, Maj. Gen. Mark A. Kyle, commanded the numbered air force since March 2011 and has
  • Hoops for Troops program inspires Team March youth

    Team March dependents, between the ages of six and 18, participated in the National Basketball Association Cares Hoops for Troops basketball clinic at the March Fitness Center on Sunday. The NBA launched the inaugural event here in conjunction with the Defense Department's Healthy Base Initiative, selecting March Air Reserve Base as one of their
  • Proper body armor training is critical for survival

    Members of the 4th Combat Camera Squadron participated in an internally-taught, body armor familiarization training here July 27.Body armor familiarization consists of learning how to wear tactical, body armor vests equipped with attachments, including first aid kits, magazine pouches, camelbacks, weapons, and plates. Master Sgt. Donald Allen and
  • 'Still on Patrol'

    As twilight settled upon the West coast, eight combat camera airmen here conducted a silent march for a fallen comrade-in-arms from the East coast July 30.After learning of the recent death of U.S. Army Spc. Hilda Clayton, a combat documentation and production specialist assigned to the 55th Signal Company (Combat Camera), 21st Signal Brigade, Fort
  • March Air Reserve Base youth wins coveted 2013 Youth of the Year award

    Congratulations to Austin S. McCoy for being named the Air Force Reserve Command's 2013 Youth of the Year.Son of Colonel Timothy and Debi McCoy, Austin, 17, attends Murrieta Mesa High School, where he maintains a 3.5 grade point average and is a member of the Varsity cross country and track teams, engineering club and the California Scholastic