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Senior Airman Kimberlyann Crisostomo, 2nd Force Support Squadron guest services representative makes an open face pork bun sandwich during an advanced culinary skills course graduation at the Red River Dining Facility at Barksdale Air Force Base, La., Aug. 18, 2017. Crisostomo, a native of Guam made an island dish to showcase her heritage. Barksdale Airmen Showcase Culinary Skills
Senior Airman Kimberlyann Crisostomo, 2nd Force Support Squadron guest services representative makes an open face pork bun sandwich during an advanced culinary skills course graduation at the Red River Dining Facility at Barksdale Air Force Base, La., Aug. 18, 2017. Crisostomo, a native of Guam made an island dish to showcase her heritage. (U.S.
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The United States Air Force observes its 70th birthday Sept. 18, 2017. Barksdale’s rendition of the 70th Air Force Birthday Ball is scheduled to take place Sept. 16 at 5 p.m. at the Shreveport Convention Center. (U.S. Air Force graphic/Vernon Greene) Barksdale set to celebrate 70th Air Force Birthday
The United States Air Force will commemorate more than seven decades of air power when it turns 70 years old Sept. 18. Team Barksdale will celebrate this milestone with an Air Force Birthday Ball, scheduled to take place Sept. 16 at 5 p.m. at the Shreveport Convention Center.
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Hector, a 2nd Security Forces Squadron military working dog, prepares to begin a bite drill during a patrol dog certification evaluation at Barksdale Air Force Base, La., Aug. 11, 2017. Hector completed basic obedience tasks, an obstacle course, aggression drills and gunfire and scouting and building search tasks. Double Threat: Detection MWD earns Patrol Certification
Hector, a 2nd Security Forces Squadron military working dog, prepares to begin a bite drill during a patrol dog certification evaluation at Barksdale Air Force Base, La., Aug. 11, 2017. Hector completed basic obedience tasks, an obstacle course, aggression drills and gunfire and scouting and building search tasks. (U.S. Air Force photo/Senior
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Uniforms from different eras are displayed with master sergeant Stripes during the 2017 Senior NCO induction ceremony at Barksdale Air Force Base, La., Aug. 18. The uniform display included a current service dress uniform, an out of service Battle Dress Uniform and a flight suit. Aiming High: Barksdale Hosts 2017 SNCO Induction Ceremony
Eight years after the U.S. Air Force was created, master sergeants began the transition into the SNCO tier. This new rank charged them with the responsibility to lead the enlisted force in the employment of air power in support of U.S. national security objectives. Seventy of Barksdale’s Airmen transitioned Aug. 18, with the Senior NCO induction ceremony, an Air Force tradition recognizing their achievement.
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Lt. Col. Joseph McKenna, 49th Test and Evaluation Squadron commander, speaks to guests during a ceremony at Barksdale Air Force Base, La., Aug. 2, 2017. The ceremony was held to celebrate the 100th birthday of the 49th TES, and to provide a historical overview of the unit’s missions and accomplishments over the century. (U.S. Air Force Photo/Senior Airmen Mozer O. Da Cunha) 49th TES Celebrates 100 year of Excellence
Lt. Col. Joseph McKenna, 49th Test and Evaluation Squadron commander, speaks to guests during a ceremony at Barksdale Air Force Base, La., Aug. 2, 2017. The ceremony was held to celebrate the 100th birthday of the 49th TES, and to provide a historical overview of the unit’s missions and accomplishments over the century. (U.S. Air Force Photo/Senior
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Vials used for collecting blood samples are displayed in a wall storage container at Barksdale Air Force Base, La., Aug. 2, 2017. Pathogen Pathfinders
Laboratory technicians with the 2nd Medical Group aim to help keep Team Barksdale healthy by performing annual tests on patients and staying on top of potential health issues through preventive health care.
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Larry and Ann Kilgore look at an exhibit pertaining to Barksdale Air Force Base, La., history at the Barksdale Global Power Museum, July 12, 2017. The museum offered a variety of Barksdale and Air Force displays pertaining to 8th Air Force achievements. “One Helluva Roar”: American History, Air Force Future
History is more than written words on a page; it’s the understanding of how actions of the past affect future generations. Whether immediately or over time. The Global Power Museum gives visitors a look into the past, teaching visitors the overall history of the base and where it comes from and where it is going.
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Forrest Carper, 2nd Force Support Squadron community readiness consultant, welcomes Larry Pierson to Barksdale Air Force Base, La., July 27, 2017. Father of fallen Airman honored with Gold Star ID
For the first time, a Gold Star Base Access ID card was issued to a family member of a fallen Airman at Barksdale Air Force Base, Louisiana, July 27, 2017. Forrest Carper, 2nd Force Support Squadron community readiness consultant, presented Larry Pierson with a Gold Star Card, which grants him base entry and access to support services, attend ceremonies and events.
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Default Air Force Logo Barksdale Air Show to resume in 2019
The annual Barksdale Air Show will not be held next year, but will resume in 2019 and every odd year following. This is due to the high cost to the 2nd Bomb Wing mission; using 2,500 Airmen per day for three days and nearly 46,000 man-hours during the year for planning and execution.
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Military families speak to local schools in person at the Back to School Night hosted by the 2nd Force Support Squadron at Barksdale Air Force Base, La., July 24, 2017. More than 300 military members and over 110 school administrators attended the event. (U.S. Air Force Photo/Airman 1st Class Sydney Bennett) Back to School with School of Choice
The 2nd Force Support Squadron hosted a Back to School Night at the BUFF Event Center at Barksdale Air Force Base, Louisiana, July 24, 2017. Military families can now choose which school to send their children to with the School of Choice initiative, giving Barksdale residents more options when deciding which type of education best fits the needs of their children.
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