• STARBASE graduates learn about different careers

    (Front left) Airman First Class Marissa Henderson, 99th Civil Engineer Squadron Fire Protection Flight, shows a student from Lowman Elementary School how to spray a fire here hose Nov. 5. The exhibition was part of a graduation ceremony for the STARBASE Nellis class. STARBASE is a science, technology, engineering and math-focused program geared
  • 26th Space Aggressor Squadron welcomes new commander

    The 26th Space Aggressor Squadron, a tenant on the installation and unit under the 926th Group at Nellis Air Force Base, Nev., held an assumption of command here Nov. 3.Lt. Col. Daniel Bourque assumed command of the Air Force Reserve squadron during a ceremony at the Space Aggressor Warehouse."I can't tell you how proud I am to be part of this
  • Reserve Airmen foster volunteerism in local community

    Airmen from the 926th Group volunteered their time Oct. 3 to help a staple of the community.The reservists spent an evening at The Farm cleaning cow stalls, brushing horses, feeding tortoises and providing a hand at many other duties to prepare for the annual Fall Harvest Festival."I discovered The Farm in 2008 when I stopped to buy eggs," said
  • 706th Fighter Squadron member receives Air Force level award

    A member of the 706th Fighter Squadron was recently named the Air Force's Air Reserve Component Aircrew Flight Equipment Senior Noncommissioned Officer of 2011.Master Sgt. Kevin Younger is a full-time reservist integrated into the Regular Air Force's 422nd Test and Evaluation Squadron here as the unit's Aircrew Flight Equipment flight chief.As
  • STARBASE NELLIS celebrates community partnerships with grand opening

    The 926th Group hosted a ribbon cutting ceremony for its STARBASE NELLIS academy here Sept. 12.Col. John Breeden, 926th GP commander, spoke at the event alongside Col. Carol Yannarella, 99th Air Base Wing vice commander, and Mr. Dwight Jones, Clark County School District superintendent."During this decade, employment in science and engineering
  • 926th FSS welcomes new commander

    Lt. Col. Connie Alge assumed command of the 926th Force Support Squadron during a ceremony here Sept. 7. As commander, Alge is responsible for mission support to include organizing, training, and readiness of more than 60 force support, security forces, communications, civil engineer explosive ordnance disposal, logistics, and supply unit
  • 926th Group civilian wins installation award

    Congratulations to Ms. Shareen Obermuller, 926th Group accounting technician, for being awarded the 99th Air Base Wing's Civilian of the Quarter, Category Two. Obermuller was selected for her excellence in out processing actions resulting in 100 percent of basic military trainees being paid without delay, personally assisting 100 walk-ins enabling
  • Integrated reservists win Regular Air Force awards

    Congratulations to the following 926th Group members for being awarded Senior Noncommissioned Officers of the Quarter:Master Sgt. Elizabeth Woo, 706th Fighter Squadron, is an activity security monitor and weapons director integrated into the Regular Air Force's 65th Aggressors Squadron here. Woo was the number one selection to initiate aggressors
  • Reservists shine in first RPA Gunsmoke competition

    The 78th Attack Squadron brought home two awards in the first Remotely Piloted Aircraft Gunsmoke competition held June 17-21.The unit secured MQ-9 Top Squadron and MQ-9 Top Sensor Operator in the total force event featuring Regular Air Force, Air Force Reserve and Air National Guard teams."The competition was an opportunity to showcase expertise on