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  • ACA professionals discuss initiatives during workshop

    TYNDALL AIR FORCE BASE. Fla. – With Super Bowl 51 only days away and the security of that event under the eye of news media, representatives from across the Aerospace Control Alert enterprise gathered for a two-day workshop held at Continental United States North American Aerospace Defense Region -1st Air Force (Air Forces Northern) Jan. 31-Feb. 1 to address matters affecting the ACA mission.
  • 101st AOG conducts change of command ceremony

    Command of the 101st Air and Space Operations Group exchanged hands in a change of command ceremony held here on Jan. 5. During the ceremony, an age-old military tradition of passing of flags symbolized the leadership change as Col. Michael Valle assumed command of the 101st AOG from Col. Brian Johnson. Brig. Gen. James Eifert, Florida Air National Guard commander, presided over the ceremony.
  • Salvador Named CAP’s Chief Operating Officer

    Col. Jayson Altieri, chairman of Civil Air Patrol’s Board of Governors, announced today that the board has selected John Salvador as CAP’s chief operating officer. The COO administers the day-to-day affairs at CAP National Headquarters at Maxwell Air Force Base, Alabama.
  • Enlisted Force Advisory Council addresses concerns during quarterly meeting

    Senior enlisted leaders from across the National Guard enterprise gathered at the Killey Center Dec. 6 & 7 for their quarterly Enlisted Force Advisory Council meeting.
  • Goldfein discusses changing face of war

    Air Force Chief of Staff Gen. David L. Goldfein spoke with Defense One’s Marcus Weisgerber in Washington D.C. Nov. 17 and gave the reasoning behind the changes being contemplated for the future of defense. In addition to being responsible for the “man, train and equip” mission for the Air Force, the chief of staff is also a member of the Joint Chiefs of Staff.
  • CSAF announces CMSAF #18

    Air Force Chief of Staff Gen. David L. Goldfein named Chief Master Sgt. Kaleth O. Wright to serve as the 18th Chief Master Sergeant of the Air Force Nov. 16, 2016.
  • CONR-1st AF (AFNORTH) Commander shares vision during first commander’s call

    The new commander of the Continental United States North American Aerospace Defense Command Region-1st Air Force (Air Forces Northern) acknowledged it’s been a dynamic introduction to the organization’s action-oriented array of mission sets and said he’s thoroughly impressed with the professional dedication and skills each CONR-1st AF (AFNORTH)
  • AFNORTH supports Hurricane Matthew preparedness, relief efforts

     As Hurricane Matthew churns its way toward southern Florida with a path leading it up the eastern coast towards South Carolina, Air Forces Northern (AFNORTH) deployed Emergency Preparedness Liaison Officers to numerous emergency operations center and the Civil Air Patrol began conducting assessment flights in support of civil
  • Flu Shot season underway at 1st AF

    Lt. Gen. Scott Williams, Commander, 1st Air Force (Air Forces Northern) and Commander, Continental U.S. North American Aerospace Defense Command Region, asks Lt. Col. Greg Martin, 1st Air Force surgeon's office, "Did you already give me the shot?" after the painless flu shot. Williams was first in line for the flu shot season Sept. 30. The 1st AF
  • 1AF (AFNORTH) and 601st AOC Get on PACE

    U.S. Air Force Lt. Col. George Sanderlin conducts Profession of Arms Center of Excellence (PACE) training for 1AF and 601st Air Operations Center personnel on Sept. 27, 2016 at Tyndall AFB, Fla. The PACE curriculum focuses on professionalism and enhancing human capita. It was activated in 2015 by General Mark Welsh, Chief of Staff of the Air