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  • DAFB observes Fire Prevention Week

    Nationwide, there have been 1,789 residential fire fatalities so far in 2014. The majority of these deaths could have been prevented with proper fire prevention procedures and education.The week of Oct. 5 to 11, 2014, was designated as National Fire Prevention Week and the Dover AFB Fire Department teamed up with the National Fire Protection
  • Airmen restore American history at Gettysburg

    Fighting broke out once again on the frontlines of Gettysburg. However, it wasn't the battle sounds of cannons and muskets being fired from the Union and Confederate Armies that were heard, but it was the sound of overgrown brush being pulled from the ground and the sound of a rotting fence being torn down in a battle that pitted Airmen against
  • Finance changes to take place Oct 1, Nov 1 2014

    Several changes will take effect beginning October 1 and November 1, 2014 to include a flat rate per diem for long term travel, changes to reimbursable incidentals, dislocation allowance with dependents, and merged travel regulations. Please see information below for a brief summary and contact the 436th Airlift Wing Finance Customer Service center
  • AMC Museum receives rare airlifter

    The AMC Museum received a rare WW II Lockheed C-60 Lodestar airlifter on October 5th. It was delivered via a Dover AFB C-5M Galaxy, also built by Lockheed.The addition of a C-60 now gives the AMC Museum a complete set of every significant Lockheed airlifter built since WW II, the only museum in the world that can make that claim. The LoadStar was
  • Energy Action Month spotlights Airmen impacting operations

    October is Energy Action Month throughout the federal government. In the Air Force, Energy Action Month is the centerpiece of the "I am Air Force Energy" campaign to educate Airmen on ways they can maximize their energy efficiency and mission effectiveness.The Service launched its month-long series of educational opportunities and activities with a
  • CCRI to occur during Cyber Security Awareness Month

    The mission of the U.S. Air Force is to fly, fight and win in air, space and cyberspace. With F-22 Raptors and A-10 Thunderbolt IIs dominating the air and 63 satellites orbiting in space around the Earth, the Air Force has air and space covered. But for the Air Force to succeed in cyberspace, it takes the combined effort and competency of every