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Default Air Force Logo Falling head over heels for safety
Airman Stephanie Snuffy, a new electrical technician fresh from technical training school, is impatiently waiting for her supervisor to finish using a ladder so she can borrow it and replace one last burned-out fluorescent bulb in the office across the hall. After waiting several minutes, she runs out of patience and walks back into the other room.
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2017
2d Bomb Wing shield (Courtesy graphic) DOD Announces 2017 Commander in Chief's Annual Award for Installation Excellence Winners
Team Barksdale officially won the 2017 Commander in Chief's Annual Award for Installation Excellence for the Air Force May 8, 2017.
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(U.S. Air Force Illustration/Senior Airman Damon Kasberg) 2017 Defenders of Liberty Air Show Photo Album
The U.S. Navy Blue Angels take off into the wild, blue yonder and headline the 2017 Defenders of Liberty Air Show
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2017
(U.S. Air Force Illustration/Senior Airman Damon Kasberg) Barksdale AFB Air Show Frequently Asked Questions
The 2017 Barksdale Air Force Base Air Show, May 6-7, features the U.S. Navy Blue Angels, a host of aerial demonstrations, static displays of combat aircraft and more. Safety is the primary concern for Team Barksdale, and our security teams work closely with local and federal authorities to ensure a safe experience for all visitors, volunteers and performers.
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2017
Barksdale’s senior leadership greet Gen. Paul J. Selva, vice chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, upon arrival at Barksdale Air Force Base, La., May 1, 2017. Selva’s visit to Barksdale was part of a nuclear enterprise immersion tour where he spent the afternoon with Airmen from Air Force Global Strike Command, 8th Air Force and 2nd Bomb Wing. Barksdale’s senior leaders discussed with Selva the role Barksdale plays in the U.S. deterrence mission and recent accomplishments of units at Barksdale and within Global Strike. (U.S. Air Force photo/Senior Airman Mozer O. Da Cunha) VCJCS Barksdale Tour: Gen. Selva meets Airmen behind U.S. Nuclear Enterprise
Barksdale’s senior leadership greet Gen. Paul J. Selva, vice chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, upon arrival at Barksdale Air Force Base, La., May 1, 2017. Selva’s visit to Barksdale was part of a nuclear enterprise immersion tour where he spent the afternoon with Airmen from Air Force Global Strike Command, 8th Air Force and 2nd Bomb Wing.
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Military, community and school leaders from across Air Force Global Strike Command discuss ways to improve education for children of military families at Barksdale Air Force Base, La., April 26, 2017. Participants aimed to create an environment throughout the command that facilitates consistent, academic-driven schooling experiences. (U.S. Air Force photo/Senior Airman Curt Beach) AFGSC education task force tackles military child education challenges
Air Force Global Strike Command base, community and school district leadership attended an education symposium at Barksdale Air Force Base, La., April 25-27, 2017. The gathering of school and community leaders from across the command included base commanders, school liaison officers, spouses, representative school districts and community members.
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2017
Sarah Halphen, volunteer and host mom, assigns Airmen to their host families at the Roots for Boots kickoff dinner at Shane’s Seafood and BBQ in Bossier City, La., April 30, 2017. Single Airmen who live in the dorms are able to sign up for the program and matched with a local family that provide a home environment for the Airmen. (U.S. Air Force Photo/Airman 1st Class Sydney Bennett) Roots for Boots: Connecting Airmen to Families in Shreveport/ Bossier
Sarah Halphen, volunteer and host mom, assigns Airmen to their host families at the Roots for Boots kickoff dinner at Shane’s Seafood and BBQ in Bossier City, La., April 30, 2017. Single Airmen who live in the dorms are able to sign up for the program and matched with a local family that provide a home environment for the Airmen. (U.S. Air Force
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2017
Maj. Gen. Thomas Bussiere, 8th Air Force commander, discusses robots used for Explosive Ordnance Disposal with 2 Civil Engineer Squadron EOD technicians at on Barksdale Air Force Base, La., April 21, 2017. (U.S. Air Force photo/Airman 1st Class Sydney Bennett) Maj. Gen. Bussiere Discusses Safety with Airmen at Barksdale AFB
Maj. Gen. Thomas Bussiere, 8th Air Force commander, discusses robots used for Explosive Ordnance Disposal with 2 Civil Engineer Squadron EOD technicians at on Barksdale Air Force Base, La., April 21, 2017. (U.S. Air Force photo/Airman 1st Class Sydney Bennett)
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Natural resources personnel teach students about the local ecosystem and how to protect it during an Earth Day field trip at Barksdale Air Force Base, La., April 21, 2017. Children learned about different animals in the local ecosystem and the history behind Barksdale’s East Reservation. (U.S. Air Force photo/Senior Airman Luke Hill) Defending Earth: Local students learn to protect Louisiana ecosystems
Natural resources personnel teach students about the local ecosystem and how to protect it during an Earth Day field trip at Barksdale Air Force Base, La., April 21, 2017. Children learned about different animals in the local ecosystem and the history behind Barksdale’s East Reservation. (U.S. Air Force photo/Senior Airman Luke Hill)
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2017
The 2nd Force Support Squadron and 2nd Security Forces Squadron basketball teams play game two of the Intramural Basketball Championship at Barksdale Air Force Base, La., April 18, 2017. In a double elimination tournament, the second game was winner take all. (Air Force photo/Airman 1st Class Stuart Bright) 2SFS: Defenders of the court
The 2nd Force Support Squadron and 2nd Security Forces Squadron basketball teams play game two of the Intramural Basketball Championship at Barksdale Air Force Base, La., April 18, 2017. In a double elimination tournament, the second game was winner take all. (Air Force photo/Airman 1st Class Stuart Bright)
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