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  • MacDill shopper wins $5,000 during holiday sweepstakes

    Just about everyone could benefit from a little extra cash this time of year. The Army & Air Force Exchange Service made sure that's what retired Sgt. 1st Class Jose Serrano Juarbe got-$5,000 of it.
  • 6th SFS and EOD showcase readiness

    The 6th Security Forces Squadron and 6th Civil Engineering Squadron Explosive Ordnance Disposal flight flexed their base security muscles during a leadership immersion at MacDill Air Force Base, Fla., Nov. 26, 2018.
  • MacDill fab flight: “You break it, we fix it”

    The KC-135 Stratotanker has fueled missions around the globe for more than 60 years. Countless flight hours and missions reflect the tremendous work of those who maintain these aircraft, including MacDill’s 6th Maintenance Squadron Fabrication Flight.
  • 6th AMXS Airmen oversee KC-135 upkeep

    A KC-135 Stratotanker aircraft dries following a thorough cleaning at MacDill Air Force Base, Fla., Nov. 19, 2018. The KC-135 must be regularly cleaned to prevent corrosion and maintain its longevity as the Air Force's core aerial refueler. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Ryan C. Grossklag)
  • MacDill celebrates Native American Heritage Month

    A decorated buffalo skull sits on display for a Native American Heritage Month celebration at MacDill Air Force Base, Fla., Nov. 8, 2018. Native American Heritage Month was enacted in 1990 by President George H. W. Bush to pay tribute to the rich ancestry and traditions of Native Americans. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Ryan C.
  • Herschel Walker shares personal struggles, inspires MacDill Airmen

    Throughout his entire life, former NFL running back, Herschel Walker, has seen his fair share of success and triumph, but it was his struggles off the gridiron that make him an inspiration today.
  • Former NFL coach talks resiliency

    Tony Dungy, former head coach of Super Bowl champions and a Pro Football Hall of Fame inductee, spoke about resiliency and its correlation to suicide prevention to service members at MacDill Air Force Base, Florida, Oct. 24, 2018.
  • Combined Federal Campaign encourages MacDill to “Show some love”

    With the season of giving right around the corner, the season of charity and the Combined Federal Campaign kicked off at the base theater on MacDill Air Force base, Fla., Oct. 18, 2018.
  • MacDill ID card office adds new online service, reduces wait time

    The 6th Force Support Squadron’s military personnel flight (MPF) serves a large military population that includes active-duty service members, reservists, dependents, retirees and civilian contractors.
  • Joint, total force enhances MacDill EOD training

    For the first time, the 6th Civil Engineer Squadron Explosive Ordnance Disposal flight at MacDill Air Force Base, Fla. used its semiannual training exercise as a foundation to become something more. The 927th Aeromedical Staging Squadron, Joint Communication Support Element and the U.S. Army’s 5th General Support Aviation Battalion from Clearwater, Fla. joined the EOD team for a joint, total force training exercise, July 2, 2018.