Archive of: In Service

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Learning to survive — and escape February Issue 3 2012

Learning to survive — and escape

There are only approximately 400 Survival, Evasion, Resistance and Escape specialists in the Air Force, and two of them reside at Joint Base Elmendorf-Richardson.

Not so far from home February Issue 2 2012

Not so far from home

As it turns out, the rugged terrain surrounding Joint Base Elmendorf-Richardson is actually a pretty good double for Afghanistan.

Stories help families connect January Issue 4 2012

Stories help families connect

BAGRAM AIRFIELD, Afghanistan β€” Deployment can be hard on a family.

190 Guard members set to deploy to Kuwait January Issue 4 2012

190 Guard members set to deploy to Kuwait

A ceremony to recognize the upcoming deployment of the 98th Maintenance Company was held at the Alaska National Guard Armory on Jan. 23.

FOB Salerno a Spartan family reunion hotspot January Issue 3 2012

FOB Salerno a Spartan family reunion hotspot

KHOWST PROVINCE, Afghanistan, β€” Having three deployed members in one family at the same time would seem unlikely; however, for the Hale family, it’s a reality.

Alaska Army National Guard under new leadership January Issue 2 2012

Alaska Army National Guard under new leadership

The Alaska Army National Guard is under new leadership.

Centurions deliver for Alaska-based brigade January Issue 2 2012

Centurions deliver for Alaska-based brigade

KHOWST PROVINCE, Afghanistan – A group of Alaska-based parachute riggers are now rigging everything from fuel to food for delivery to soldiers on the front lines in Afghanistan.

Lucas film premiers for an Alaskan audience January Issue 1 2012

Lucas film premiers for an Alaskan audience

A select group of Reserve Airmen and Anchorage citizens were treated to an advanced screening of the new George Lucas film, Red Tails...