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Default Air Force Logo NSPS conversion coming soon
The National Security Personnel System will be implemented at Shaw Jan. 21. NSPS will improve the way the Department of Defense hires, assigns, compensates and rewards employees, according to officials. “Approximately 140 appropriated fund employees assigned to Shaw will be converting to the NSPS system in January,” said Pat Womack, 20th Mission
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2006
Staff Sgt. Jeffrey Meszaros (right) and Senior Airman Bert Lowry, 77th Aircraft Maintenance Unit weapons loaders, compete in the quarterly AMU Load Competition July 21. Crews competed in temperatures exceeding 100 degrees. The 77th AMU was declared the winner.  (U.S. Air Force photo/Senior Airman John Gordinier) Leading loaders

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2006
Shaw's Spotlight presents:  Airman 1st Class Udo Mohr.  (U.S. Air Force photo/Senior Airman John Gordinier) Shaw's Spotlight
Shaw's Spotlight presents:  Airman 1st Class Udo Mohr.Organization:  20th Comptroller SquadronDuty title:  Relocations technicianJob duties:  Compute travel vouchers, in-process members and assist with military pay-related problemsTime in service: More than two yearsWhat do you enjoy about the Air Force? The Air Force only limits you by the limits
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A Santee Wateree regional Transportation shuttle waits outside the 20th Medical Group builidng for passengers Tuesday.  (U.S. Air Force photo/Senior Airman John Gordinier) Airmen without transportation have alternative
Shaw Airmen and families who do not have vehicles or have one but want to save gas money can ride the Santee Wateree Regional Transportation Authority shuttles. The shuttle arrives at the 20th Medical Group building numerous times throughout the week to transport Airmen to various stops throughout Sumter, including the mall. "The service cost is
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Shaw's Spotlight presents:  Airman 1st Class Tamara Pickett Shaw's Spotlight
Shaw's Spotlight presents:  Airman 1st Class Tamara PickettOrganization:  20th Aeromedical-Dental SquadronDuty title:  Aeromedical services technicianJob duties:  Scheduling patients for appointments, answering their questions and checking their vital signsTime in service:  More than 2 yearsWhat do you enjoy about the Air Force?  Being able to
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2006
Default Air Force Logo 20th Medical Group hosts pediatric health fair
With the new school year arriving soon, many families are making trips to the doctor’s office for annual physicals. The 20th Medical Group is hosting a Pediatric Health Fair for military families Aug. 4 at the main clinic from 1 to 4 p.m. The health fair will include school sports physicals, face painting, health and safety information, door prizes
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Col. Mike Byrne, 20th Fighter Wing vice commander, speaks Monday with local community members during the Restoration Advisory board. (U.S. Air Force photo/Tech. Sgt. Kevin Williams) New vice commander at Shaw
A new vice commander is hanging his hat in the 20th Fighter Wing. Col. Mike Byrne came to the 20th FW from the 609th Combat Operations Squadron, U.S. Central Command Air Forces where he served as commander. Col. Byrne was born in Ft. Lauderdale, Fla. When he was five years old, his family moved to Fostoria, Ohio. When he was a child, he enjoyed
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An F-22A Raptor refuels Monday during Operation Iron Thunder.  (U.S. Air Force Photo/Airman 1st Class Jeremy Pretty)   Shaw hosts Operation Iron Thunder
More than 100 aircraft from four branches of the U.S. military and NATO forces participated this week in Operation Iron Thunder, hosted by Shaw’s 77th Fighter Squadron. The exercise offered a chance for players to be exposed to missions identical to those faced in combat. Participating aircraft included AV-8B, A-10, F-14, F-15C, F-15E, F-16CJ,
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Shaw's Spotlight presents:  1st Lt. Sarah Eccles Shaw's Spotlight
Shaw's Spotlight presents: 1st Lt. Sarah EccelesOrganization: 55th Fighter Squadron Duty title: F-16 pilot, assitant chief of trainingJob duties: Fly, monitor flight training and upgradesTime in service: 3 years.Hometown: San AntonioWhat do you enjoy about the Air Force? I enjoy all of the people, the opportunities and the challenges that lie
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Airman 1st Class Tiffany Cole (left), 379th Expeditionary Services Squadron, is deployed from the 20th Services Squadron (U.S. Air Force photo)          Services named year's AF team
Each year, Air Force officials evaluate career fields for unity and exceptional performance that warrants recognition by the entire force. In conjunction with the Air Force Association, one career field is recognized with an Air Force level award. “Services was selected based on significant contributions to the war on terrorism and humanitarian
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