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U.S. Air Force Staff Sgt. Pedro Cahua, 20th Aircraft Maintenance Squadron, 79th Aircraft Maintenance Unit, dedicated crew chief, cleans the canopy of an F-16CM Fighting Falcon before judges review the aircraft for a Proud Falcon Competition at Shaw Air Force Base, S.C., Dec. 21, 2017. Wild Weasels present Proud Falcon
Airmen assigned to the 20th Aircraft Maintenance Squadron demonstrated commitment to the combat readiness of their F-16CM Fighting Falcons during a Proud Falcon Competition, Dec. 21.
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ACC leaders visit Shaw, connect 20th FW to higher missions ACC leaders visit Shaw, connect 20th FW to higher missions
Gen. Mike Holmes, commander of Air Combat Command, and Chief Master Sgt. Frank Batten, command chief of ACC, visited Shaw Air Force Base, South Carolina, Dec. 12-13.During the visit, the leaders aimed to reinforce the connection between Shaw’s mission and the priorities of ACC and the Air Force, while also addressing concerns of Airmen. Holmes and
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U.S. Air Force Master Sgt. Ronald Nowlin, 20th Civil Engineer Squadron assistant chief of operations, speaks into a radio during a major accident response exercise at Shaw Air Force Base, South Carolina, Nov. 17, 2017. MARE tests Team Shaw
The 20th Fighter Wing Inspector General team conducted a major accident response exercise, Nov. 17.
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F-16CM Fighting Falcons are multi-role fighter aircraft used by 20th Fighter Wing pilots assigned at Shaw Air Force Base, South Carolina. Wild Weasels train for next fight
As Air Force pilots navigate hostile skies at break-neck speeds overseas, they must rely on their past experiences and home station training to fight opposing forces and survive.
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Aircraft 79th FS ‘Tigers’ roar in Raptor Country
As the second week of Checkered Flag 18-1 and concurrently running Weapon Systems Evaluation Program exercises continues, Airmen from the 79th Fighter Squadron from Shaw Air Force Base, South Carolina, sustain the high tempo while bringing further dynamics to the large-scale exercises.
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U.S. Air Force Col. Daniel Lasica, 20th Fighter Wing commander, high-fives a child during a Veterans Day parade, Sumter, S.C., Nov. 11, 2016. Airmen from the 20th FW participated in the parade alongside other representatives from surrounding communities. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Kelsey Tucker) Sumter salutes veterans
This week’s flashback Friday focuses on the patriotism of Sumter, South Carolina, residents.
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In 2014, approximately 17 percent of Americans over the age of 16 had their identity stolen. Taking precautions like deleting suspicious e-mails, avoiding untrustworthy websites and encrypting sensitive information can help prevent adversaries from stealing personal information. Protecting personally identifiable information
Couples often celebrate the birth of their child by sharing the heartfelt moment with friends and family on social media. While the family is rejoicing, it does not take long for a criminal to track down the newborn’s social security number with the information posted online. Several months later, the parents receive a notice in the mail saying their child owes several thousand dollars in debt, said Jeff Gordy, 20th Communication Squadron wing privacy act manager, describing a common mistake individuals make regarding personally identifiable information.
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U.S. Air Force enlisted members applying for a commission must go through a selection process during which their leadership potential, moral standards and academic strengths are evaluated. Stripes to bars: Airmen amplify leadership
Two junior officers assigned to Shaw Air Force Base began their Air Force journeys more than a decade before they applied to officer training school.
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U.S. Air Force Staff Sgt. Brittany Taylor, 20th Force Support Squadron (FSS) noncommissioned officer in charge of outbound assignments, speaks to attendees during a Military Personnel Town Hall at Shaw Air Force Base, S.C., Aug. 31, 2017. Airmen assigned to the 20th FSS hosted the meeting to provided information regarding outbound assignments, high year of tenure extensions and enlisted professional military education. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Kathryn R.C. Reaves) 20th FSS Airmen host Military Personnel Town Hall
Airmen from the 20th Force Support Squadron hosted two Military Personnel Town Halls, Aug. 31.
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U.S. Airmen assigned to the 20th Civil Engineer Squadron worked as a team to demolish an uneven concrete sidewalk upheaved by tree roots at Shaw Air Force Base, S.C., Aug. 10, 2017. The pavement and construction equipment Airmen,  also known as “Dirt Boyz,” used tools such as a pneumatic 30-pound jack hammer and pickaxe to remove approximately five cubic yards of concrete to make way for a new path. (U.S. Air Force photos by Airman 1st Class Kathryn R.C. Reaves) ‘Dirt Boyz’ create rubble
U.S. Airmen assigned to the 20th Civil Engineer Squadron worked as a team to demolish an uneven concrete sidewalk upheaved by tree roots at Shaw Air Force Base, S.C., Aug. 10, 2017.
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