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TV actors visit Kirtland

Cast members of “The Brave” joined Airmen at the Mountain View Club during their tour of Kirtland Air Force Base to watch the show’s pilot episode Sept. 8. “The Brave” is a television series that tells the story of a military unit that focuses on gathering intelligence and espionage, with each episode set in a […]

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AFNWC expert wins AFA Welch award

HILL AIR FORCE BASE, Utah (AFNS) — The Air Force Association recently honored an Air Force Nuclear Weapons Center colonel with the 2017 Gen. Larry D. Welch-Officer Award. The award recognizes the individual with the most significant impact on the overall operations, safety, security and effectiveness of the Air Force’s nuclear mission. It is named after […]

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Sandia National Laboratories improve detection of nuclear threats

LIVERMORE, California — Taking inspiration from an unusual source, a Sandia National Laboratories team has dramatically improved the science of scintillators — objects that detect nuclear threats. According to the team, using organic glass scintillators could soon make it even harder to smuggle nuclear materials through America’s ports and borders. The Sandia Labs team developed […]

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New top NM Guardsman takes command

The New Mexico National Guard has a new leader. Brig. Gen. Kenneth Nava was installed as adjutant general as hundreds of military personnel and onlookers, joined by Gov. Susana Martinez, gathered Saturday at Kirtland Air Force Base’s Hardin Field for the Guard’s change-of-command ceremony. “Today’s a special day for the men and women of the […]

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BRAC review appears likely

Copyright © 2017 Albuquerque Journal WASHINGTON – Each of the past four years, the president of the United States asked Congress to launch a major reduction and consolidation of the nation’s military bases, and each year the House and Senate refused his request. But this year, as Defense Secretary James Mattis and the leaders of […]

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Women Military Veterans/Guard/Reserve/Active-Duty Personnel Invited to Attend Free Military/Veteran Women’s Expo 2017 in Las Vegas, NM

Women Military Veterans/Guard/Reserve/Active-Duty Personnel Invited to Attend Free Military/Veteran Women’s Expo 2017 in Las Vegas, NM Free Continental Breakfast & Lunch Provided Wednesday, June 28/(8am-4pm) Las Vegas, NM /Plaza Hotel (230 Plaza St.) (LAS VEGAS, NM)—Women military veterans, Guard/Reserve, transitioning active-duty service members are invited to attend a free Military/Veteran Women’s Expo 2017 in Las […]