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Air National Guard, Navy (Active and Reserve), and Active Component Air Force dentists trained and provided dental care at a field-condition medical facility set up at the Eastwood Memorial United Methodist Church in Caruthersville, Missouri, from Sept. 13-21, during Operation Healthy Delta Innovative Readiness Training. Military dentists in high-demand during joint-service health care initiative in Missouri
Dental care was in high-demand at the Operation Healthy Delta Innovative Readiness Training (IRT) exercise in southeastern Missouri. Known as the Bootheel, the region is one of the state’s more medically underserved areas.
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Default Air Force Logo Missouri Air National Guard leads DOD training exercise to provide health care in southeastern Missouri
The Missouri Air National Guard is leading an effort to provide health care services in the Bootheel Region at no-direct cost to local residents. The effort is part of an innovative readiness training (IRT) exercise, known as Operation Healthy Delta (OHD), which runs from Sept. 13-21.
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Twelve members of the 131st Bomb Wing successfully complete the Mentoring for Results course at Jefferson Barracks, Mo., Aug. 6, 2017. As part of a new wing initiative, all 131st BW Guardsmen at Jefferson Barracks and Whiteman AFB will have the opportunity to attend this professional development course. (Courtesy photo) 131st Bomb Wing implements new “Mentoring for Results” course
The Missouri Air National Guard’s131st Bomb Wing took another step toward building a strong foundation of professionally developed Airmen as 48 members attended the Wing’s new Mentoring for Results seminar here during August drill.
0 8/18
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Default Air Force Logo Missouri Air Guardsmen reach out to foster youth through Op BRACE
In the State of Missouri there are nearly 13,000 kids who have been taken away from their families and displaced within the foster care system. Each year about 400 kids age out of the system, and more than half will end up homeless or incarcerated. The Missouri Air National Guard’s 131st Bomb Wing has started an initiative designed to enrich the lives of foster children throughout Missouri.
0 8/17
2017
Default Air Force Logo Additional Duty First Sergeants learn the ropes
Following August drill weekend, 20 senior noncommissioned officers from across the nation gathered in the Professional Development Center here for an Additional Duty First Sergeant Seminar hosted by the Missouri Air National Guard’s 131st Bomb Wing.
0 8/09
2017
Master Sgt. Thomas DuMont, the Air National Guard's 2016 Outstanding Senior Noncommissioned Officer of the Year, poses for a photo at Joint Base Andrews, Md., May 31, 2017. DuMont is assigned to the 157th Air Operations Group, Missouri ANG, and was chosen for the honor among all Senior NCOs across the Air National Guard. ANG’s Outstanding Senior NCO of the Year: Senior Master Sgt. Thomas J. DuMont
Senior Master Sgt. Thomas J. DuMont was chosen as the Air National Guard’s 2016 Outstanding Senior Noncommissioned Officer of the Year.
0 8/06
2017
Default Air Force Logo Civil Engineer Citizen-Airmen volunteers wire 203 workstations
Twenty-two Citizen-Airmen from the 131st Civil Engineer Squadron recently volunteered to complete the network infrastructure installation in historic building 29 to ensure timeliness of the building’s renovation.
0 7/20
2017
Apollo, a therapy dog in training, watches members of Team Whiteman as they approach the finish line during the annual Race for Respect 5k at Whiteman Air Force Base, Mo., April 28, 2017. Apollo is slated to begin working at the Sexual Assault Prevention and Response office on base at the end of May. As a therapy dog, Apollo will be able to provide emotional support to any visitors who come into the office and wish to see him. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Jazmin Smith) SAPR office welcomes new therapy dog to their team
Team Whiteman's Sexual Assault Prevention and Response (SAPR) office recently welcomed a new therapy dog to their office. Apollo is a 3-year-old Labrador mix whose mission is to be one of many “tools” in the toolbox of resources that the SAPR office has to offer survivors of sexual assault. There is no “one-size-fits-all” approach to working with victims of this crime, and the SAPR office goal is to offer as many options as possible to help victims onto their own personal path to healing and becoming a survivor. If you or anyone you know has been affected by sexual assault, Apollo and the SAPR team available 24/7 on their hotline at 660-687-7272.
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U.S. Air Force firefighters, as well as medical personnel and Royal Air Force Fairford Firefighters, work together to lift a gurney during a medical exercise at RAF Fairford, U.K., June 13, 2017. Exercises like this increase interoperability between the two departments and prepare them to work together during real-life scenarios. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Randahl J. Jenson) Medical personnel support bomber mission
At a typical air force base, Airmen have a full medical staff to look after them if they become ill. This is not the case at many deployed locations, and for the roughly 800 Airmen deployed to RAF Fairford, United Kingdom, as part of an exercise, they have four medical personnel supporting their needs.
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A U.S. Air Force KC-135 Stratotanker assigned to the 100th Air Refueling Wing, RAF Mildenhall, England, prepares to transfer fuel to a B-2 Spirit from Whiteman Air Force Base, Mo., off the coast of Spain, June 13, 2017. Two B-2s deployed to the U.K. to participate in theater bomber assurance and deterrence operations. Bomber deployments enhance the readiness and training necessary to respond to any contingency or challenge across the globe. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Micaiah Anthony) Deter and Assure; 100th ARW increases bomber’s global reach

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