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U.S. Air Force graphic Patrick to celebrate AF Aid Society March 10
All DoD ID card holders are invited to attend the birthday celebration of the 75th Anniversary Air Force Aid Society, at 1:15 p.m., March 10, 2017, at the Airman & Family Readiness Center at Patrick Air Force Base, Fla.
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Staff Sgt. Tonya Bass of the 920th Mission Support Group radios her unit control center for assistance with an injured Airman in a simulated chemically contaminated environment during the wing’s Mission Assurance Exercise Feb. 12 at Patrick Air Force Base, Fla. (U.S. Air Force photo/Senior Airman Brandon Kalloo Sanes) Citizen Airmen gear up for emergency response
Airmen of the 920th Rescue Wing have cause for celebration after successfully accomplishing a wing-wide Mission Assurance Exercise Feb. 12.
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EM-1 sits fully unwrapped, lifted and moved to the birdcage inside the O&C  Highbay.

Leaders of the 920th Rescue Wing had the opportunity to tour Lockheed Martin's Orion Facility, located at Kennedy Space Center, Florida, Feb. 9 as part of the wing's two-day Continuous Process Improvement Senior Leader Training course. This photo of the facility is courtesy of Lockheed Martin. (Photo/Bill White) Air Force Reserve leaders train to fly, fight, win better using Space industry standards
Leaders of the 920th Rescue Wing had the opportunity to step away from their units and take a look at how they do business with fresh eyes Feb. 8-9.
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Capt. Michael Kraft CGO of the Year
Capt. Michael Kraft, the chief of hospital services at the 920th Aerospace Medicine Squadron, Joint Base Langley-Eustis, Virginia, was named the 920th Rescue Wing’s Company Grade Officer of the Year for 2016. Kraft provided 548 medical evaluations and ensured more than 700 Reservists were deployment and mission ready. In addition, he managed nearly
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Master Sgt. Brent Burch Senior NCO of the Year
Master Sgt. Brent Burch, a pararescueman at the 308th Rescue Squadron, Patrick Air Force Base, Florida, was named the 920th Rescue Wing’s Senior Noncommissioned Officer of the Year for 2016. Burch enabled more than 350 training events and was selected as the squadron’s logistics superintendent. He facilitated a manpower study of more than 1,000
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Staff Sgt. Allison Williams NCO of the Year
Tech. Sgt. Allison Williams, an immunization backup technician at the 920th Aerospace Medicine Squadron, Joint Base Langley-Eustis, Virginia, was named the 920th Rescue Wing’s Noncommissioned Officer of the Year for 2016. Williams conducted training and maintained 717 shot records for eight geographically separated units. In addition, she managed
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Staff Sgt. Calvin Fleming Airman of the Year
Staff Sgt. Calvin Fleming, a health services management technician at the 920th Aerospace Medicine Squadron, Joint Base Langley-Eustis, Virginia, was named the 920th Rescue Wing’s Airman of the Year for 2016. Fleming maintained more than 1,200 medical and dental records and directly supported pre- and post-deployment medical evaluations for 717
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Staff Sgt. Gordon Grooms, a reservist from the 920th Aircraft Maintenance Squadron, greets his son at Patrick Air Force Base, Fla., upon return from a four-month deployment Feb. 8, 2017. Approximately 50 wing reservists were welcomed home by friends, family members and fellow Airmen on the Patrick AFB flight line. (U.S. Air Force photo by 1st Lt. Anna-Marie Wyant) Rescue Airmen return from Afghanistan deployment
Approximately 50 reservists from the 920th Rescue Wing returned to Patrick from Afghanistan Feb. 8 after providing personnel recovery support to ongoing operations for the last four months.
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A group of fixed and rotor wing aviator, maintenance and support personnel deployed to Africa and Afghanistan. In both locations, Rescue Wing Airmen are tasked with saving lives by using their skills and equipment to perform combat rescue operations – speeding to pick up isolated personnel and the injured and return them safely. (U.S. Air Force photo/Maj. Cathleen Snow) Brevard Reservists land in Horn of Africa and Afghanistan
Two groups of Citizen Airmen from the 920th Rescue Wing deployed to two different overseas locations to provide personnel recovery support to ongoing operations.  A group of fixed-wing aviator, maintenance and support personnel landed in Africa for four months as part of Combined Joint Task Force - Horn of Africa and will remain in place for
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To ensure the flying safety of Air Force choppers used to save lives in combat, maintenance crews from the 920th Rescue Wing swap out an HH-60G Pave Hawk helicopter for reconditioning January 25, 2017. A team of 10 maintainers is necessary to skillfully muscle the metal warrior into the cargo bay however, more often join the unique event for hands-on training and to secure the warrior on a smooth journey over an ocean and a continent to trade places with the combat-weary aircraft. (U.S. Air Force photo/Maj. Cathleen Snow)
Aircraft maintenance crews swap out rescue choppers for combat ops
Combat is hard on the body; it’s especially hard on the body of military choppers flown over Afghanistan’s jagged mountains and through its never-ending dust.  To ensure the flying safety of Air Force choppers used to save lives in combat, maintenance crews from the 920th Rescue Wing swapped out an HH-60G Pave Hawk helicopter for reconditioning
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