• Reservist recognized for outstanding service within 505th Command and Control Wing

    Senior Master Sgt. Janet Kelley, operations intelligence superintendent with the 706th Fighter Squadron Detachment 1, was recently selected as the Senior Noncommissioned Officer of the fourth quarter for the 505th Combat Training Squadron at Hurlburt Field, Fla. Reservists from the 706th FS Det 1 are integrated into Regular Air Force operations at
  • Air Force returns enlisted high year tenure to standards

    Air Force manpower and personnel officials announced today a return of enlisted high year of tenure limits to their pre-2003 levels."We've considered returning HYT limits to their normal levels for several years. Now that our Air Force end strength is stabilizing, it is an appropriate time to return back to the pre-2003 levels," said Mr. Tom
  • 10th Air Force commander visits Nellis reservists

    Maj. Gen. Frank Padilla, 10th Air Force commander (left), speaks with Maj. Amy Boehle, 926th Mission Support Squadron commander, and other 926th Group members during his visit here Jan. 14. General Padilla came to Nellis to participate in Air Combat Command's annual Weapons and Tactics Conference, hosted by the United States Air Force Warfare
  • 78th Reconnaissance Squadron welcomes its first non-prior service recruit

    Airman Aaron Jacobson (right) is sworn into the U.S. Air Force by Lt. Col. John Myers, 78th Reconnaissance Squadron commander, during a Unit Training Assembly here on Jan. 13. Airman Jacobson is a Mission Intelligence Coordinator and the squadron's first non-prior service recruit. As a MIC, he supports Remotely Piloted Aircraft combat missions by
  • Building openings signify Reserve's impact on Nellis

    The U.S. Air Force Reserve's 926th Group celebrated the opening of its new facilities with a ribbon cutting ceremony here January 8.The renovation of two dormitory buildings behind the base's satellite pharmacy was a $14.5 million project. PW Construction Inc., based out of California, employed local Las Vegas contractors to complete the two-year
  • 926th Group sweeps 2009 awards

    The 926th Group was recently recognized as one of Air Force Reserve Command's Outstanding Units for 2009, in addition to receiving four other command-level awards and six at the numbered Air Force level throughout the year. The group secured the Outstanding Unit award for its diverse operations within AFRC, with personnel integrated into more than
  • Commander's Holiday Message 2009

    The arrival of this holiday season traditionally signals a time of preparation, celebration and reflection. I wanted to take a moment to tell you how thankful I am for all of you -- your hard work, your care for each other and your support of this community. You have much to be proud of; accomplishments in growing this group, supporting the
  • Civilian recognized as best in 10th Air Force

    Debra Kent was selected as the Force Support Command Staff (Administrative) Specialist of the Year by 10th Air Force on Dec. 6. Ms. Kent is the administrative assistant for the 926th Mission Support Squadron, responsible for processing all orders and travel vouchers, ensuring members are paid, buying unit supplies, serving as the timekeeper for the
  • Non-commissioned officer recognized as best in 10th Air Force

    Tech. Sgt. Lee McKinstry was awarded Education and Training NCO of the Year for 10th Air Force on Dec. 6. Sergeant McKinstry is the education and training manager for the 926th Mission Support Squadron, responsible for overseeing all aspects of education and training programs to include managing the development of instructional products, planning,
  • Airman recognized as best in 10th Air Force

    Senior Airman Josiah Walker was awarded Personnel Airman of the Year for 10th Air Force on Dec. 6. Airman Walker is a customer service apprentice in the 926th Mission Support Squadron, responsible for providing the Newcomers' briefing, managing file plans and auditing master personnel records in preparation for automation. He secured the award for