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Gary Sinise a member of the Lt. Dan Band, interacts with a chid in the audience during a performance at the 2015 Canon Open House, Aug. 8, 2015 at Cannon Air Force Base, N.M. The Lt. Dan Band and local musical artists provided entertainment during the free event that was open military and civilians . (U.S. Air Force photo/Master Sgt. Phyllis Keith) 2015 Cannon Appreciation Day and Open House
After months of preparation and planning, the gates of Cannon opened to the public in the early morning to kick off the 2015 Cannon Appreciation Day and Open House, Saturday. The event commenced with the first-ever “Run Forrest, Run” 5K on the airfield’s main runway, followed by the Cannon Thunder auto show, door prizes for Airmen sponsored by
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2015
(Courtesy photo) Operation THURSDAY present, past
Members of the 27th Special Operations Wing were introduced to Operation THURSDAY July 9 in an effort to promote overall quality of life for Air Commandos and families. Operation THURSDAY gives Airmen the opportunity to take advantage of extended customer service hours for select agencies across the wing, and is designed for to those whose normal
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2015
(U.S. Air Force graphic) Enhancements to patient care
While TRICARE Online and MiCare Secure Messaging may seem to offer similar services, there are several important differences to these software tools designed to enhance access to care for all military beneficiaries.According to a recent article by the Air Force Surgeon General Public Affairs office, both TRICARE Online and MiCare, allow
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2015
A student in the Exceptional Family Member Program adds color to his canvas during a painting party July 31, 2015 at Cannon Air Force Base, N.M. Painting was one of a variety of activities offered during the base’s first EFMP Camp. (U.S. Air Force photo/Airman 1st Class Shelby Kay-Fantozzi) EFMP camp a creative approach to student connections
Young Air Commandos in the 27th Special Operations Wing’s Exceptional Family Member Program gathered July 27 to kick off a week of “Camp Cannon,” with activities specially designed to connect children in the program to each other and to the base.The camp marks an Air Force-level transition from an assignment and relocation-focused program to a
0 8/05
2015
(U.S. Air Force graphic) Social event for new military spouses
The military lifestyle is a culture with its own values, beliefs, and even lingo. It takes months, sometimes years, to understand this way of life and to feel comfortable within it. As a service member at a new military base, working alongside those who may have been in the military years or decades longer, it may be easy to find someone to ask
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2015
U.S. Air Force Master Sgt. Marvin Jimerson, 27th Special Operations Medical Group first sergeant, has been named the winner of the First Sergeant of the Year award for the Air Force July 27, 2015 at Cannon Air Force Base, N.M. Jimerson was applauded for his dedication to the wing’s critical mission and the countless Air Commandos he played a direct role in supporting. (U.S. Air Force graphic/Staff Sgt. Alexx Mercer) MSgt Marvin Jimerson: “I had to learn to follow before I could lead”
Editor’s note: This is the third in a series of spotlight interviews featuring various Cannon Commandos. “Air Commandos, on behalf of Col. Maitre and the entire 27th Special Operations Wing leadership team, it is with great pleasure we announce Master Sgt. Marvin Jimerson, 27th Special Operations Medical Group first sergeant, as the winner of the
0 8/03
2015
(U.S. Air Force graphic/Staff Sgt. Alexx Mercer) Diamond Notes: Financial responsibility
Editor’s note: This is the second in a series of commentaries by Cannon’s first sergeants and additional-duty first sergeants providing mentorship and leadership experience to Air Commandos, while highlighting Air Force standards. Financial responsibility is often considered too taboo to discuss, but if it is such a huge part of our lives and the
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2015
(U.S. Air Force graphic) Essay winner earns scholarship
The Air Force Services, Food & Beverage Branch recently announced the winners of the 2015 Air Force Clubs Scholarship Program. Forty individuals were selected among 259 essay submissions; 10 winners received $1,000 scholarships and 30 earned $500 toward their education goals. Col. Douglas Gilpin, 27th Special Operations Mission Support Group
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2015
U.S. Army Gen. Joseph L. Votel, Commander U.S. Special Operations Command, speaks during a base-wide all call, July 22, 2015 at Cannon Air Force Base, N.M. During his visit to Cannon, Votel received briefings from subject matter experts attached to various aerial assets, conversed with personnel and recent award winners, conducted a base-wide all call, and witnessed a 26th Special Tactics Squadron demonstration. (U.S. Air Force photo/ Senior Airman Eboni Reece) Gen. Votel visits Cannon
U.S. Army Gen. Joseph L. Votel, Commander United States Special Operations Command, visited Cannon Air Force Base, July 22. During his short visit, Votel received briefings from subject matter experts attached to various aerial assets, conversed with personnel and recent award winners, conducted a base-wide all call, and witnessed a 26th Special
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2015
(U.S. Air Force graphic) 3rd SOS officer makes moves in fight against human trafficking
The 27th Special Operations Wing is comprised of thousands of Air Commandos; men and women of diverse backgrounds, experiences and opinions unified in service to their nation. In addition to the motivation that binds them, these Airmen have another commonality – each of them has a voice and a platform to affect change.Maj. David Blair, 3rd Special
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