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  • Senior enlisted advisor to the CJCS and SECDEF mentors AFNORTH enlisted members

    An Air Forces Northern enlisted-member development initiative featured the top enlisted advisor to the Department of Defense as its keynote speaker April 24 here. U.S. Army Command Sgt. Maj. John Wayne Troxell, Senior Enlisted Advisor to the Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff and Secretary of Defense, opened Technical Sergeants Involved & Mentoring Enlisted, designed to develop today’s subordinates into tomorrow’s leaders through mentorship.
  • AFNORTH medical duo evaluate EMEDS during exercise

    Two members of Air Forces Northern’s Surgeon General’s office are watching months of their planning efforts unfold here during an Expeditionary Medical Support confirmation field exercise, April 16-21, as they evaluate the 81st Medical Group’s response to simulated tornado aftermath.
  • America’s AOC holds dual change of command

    Command of the 601st Air Operations Center and the 101st Air Operations Group, collectively referred to as America’s AOC, changed hands in a combined change of command ceremony held here on April 13, 2018.
  • When you can give, the Air Force Assistance Fund gives back

    Since 1942, the AFAF campaign has been run by the Air Force family to help the Air Force family. Whether we are aware of it or not, each of us knows someone who has been helped by the Fund. Anything we can do today helps ensure that assistance will be available for other Airmen and other families when they need it tomorrow.
  • Commander shares perspective on his multi-roles with legal community

    The 1st Air Force (Air Forces Northern) –CONR commander described his legal requirements and challenges as a “tri-hatted” leader to more than 30 military staff judge advocates and enlisted staff during their visit to the 601st Air Operations Center, March 27.
  • Past and present 1st AF commanders meet to discuss future challenges

    Eight former 1st Air Force commanders met with the current 1st AF commander to discuss future operations during an inaugural, two-day “Evolution of 1st AF Commanders Forum” here, March 13-14. Spouses also attended.
  • CONR deputy commander flies with 104th FW

    Canadian Forces Brig. Gen. Sylvain Menard, Continental US NORAD Region deputy commander, receives an orientation flight in an F-15 fighter jet and visits with air crew members during his visit to Massachusetts Air National Guard's 104th Fighter Wing at Barnes Air National Guard Base, Mar. 25, 2018. During his visit, Menard spoke to wing leadership
  • Leadership Lesson

    Lt. Gen. R. Scott Williams, Continental U.S. NORAD Region-1st Air Force (Air Forces Northern) Commander, shares his perspective about leadership with senior airmen and staff sergeants from across the enterprise during a “Focus 4/5 Seminar,” March 27 here. The two-day seminar is a CONR-1st AF (AFNORTH) leadership-development initiative designed to
  • CONR- 1 AF (AFNORTH) communication professionals earn excellence awards

    Three individuals from the Continental U.S. NORAD Region -1st Air Force (Air Forces Northern) communications enterprise distinguished themselves as the Air National Guard -level recipients of the 2017 General John P. Jumper Award for Excellence in Warfighting Integration and Air Force Information Dominance.Lt. Col. Renae Wright, Chief, Warfighting