Reminiscing on heritage, taking a mission tour around the world, and ending with a personal fireside chat were a few of the ways Gen. Carlton D. Everhart II, Air Mobility Command commander, addressed Airmen during the closing remarks at the recent 2017 Airlift/Tanker Association Symposium.
The 2017 Airlift/Tanker Association Symposium hosted in Orlando, Fla., Oct. 26-29 focused on readiness, joint operations, multi-domain tactics and innovation to further develop the 125,000 Mobility Airmen.
As the year comes to a close on Scott Air Force Base, the 375th Force Support Squadron continues with the quality of life improvements. Scott AFB customers can now enjoy all the completed major improvement projects in many locations.
Scott AFB is continuing its Centennial celebration by acknowledging the importance of Native American heritage this month. The base has a long history of association with Native American cultures with ancient habitation sites located here that stretch back several thousand years.
The U.S. and its allies shared ideas to strengthen partnerships during the Airlift/Tanker Symposium Oct. 26-29 in Orlando, Fla., building upon the address from Gen. David Goldfein, Air Force Chief of Staff.
Surrounded by family and friends, Bernard Walls, the Logistics Division Chief for the Military Surface Deployment and Distribution Command, was recognized for 40 years of Federal service during a retirement ceremony held in his honor Oct. 27 in the Gen. Duane H. Cassidy Conference Center at Scott.
Each year, the Airlift/Tanker Association recognizes airmanship excellence in aircrew members with the General Robert “Dutch” Huyser Award. Air Mobility Command is among the nine commands eligible to nominate one exceptional Airman, and a Scott Air Force Base flight attendant was selected as their 2016 nominee.
The Hofbrauhaus German restaurant and brewery under construction in Belleville is expected to open early next year. The developers had announced they would be open late this fall. The initial target date to open was June 1, 2016.
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