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  • From small town Iowa girl to MacDill Airman

    Growing up in the small town of Clinton, Iowa, Airman 1st Class Devin Matheny, an aerospace ground equipment apprentice assigned to the 6th Maintenance Squadron, never dreamed she would one day be in the military.
  • Thanksgiving miracle: Airman saves boy’s life

    Thanksgiving is a holiday often reserved for gathering around the table for food and spending quality time with family and friends.
  • Keeping up with the 50th

    MACDILL AIR FORCE BASE, Fla. – Over two months have passed since the 50th Air Refueling Squadron returned to MacDill Air Force Base, Florida, and from day one, they’ve hit the ground running.
  • Once an Airman’s son, now an Airman on his own

    Airman 1st Class Randall M. Bagtas, a food service journeyman assigned to the 6th Force Support Squadron at MacDill Air Force Base, Florida, grew up with an example of what it takes to be a successful Airman.
  • MacDill Airmen support the force

    When it comes to impacting morale and welfare of service members in a deployed location, there is one team that is always up to the task.
  • Remembering the Fallen: Wreaths Across America 2017

    MACDILL AIR FORCE BASE, Fla. – Right as the clock struck noon on December 16, 2017, individuals all across America fell silent.
  • MacDill crew chiefs keep tankers fit to fly

    When it comes to maintaining the KC-135 Stratotanker aircraft at MacDill Air Force Base, Florida, there is one group that prides themselves on being the first and final defense of each aircraft.
  • In the wake of chaos: a face of courage arises

    It was late April in the inlet of Lake Worth, Florida. The skies were clear and sunny with high winds from a storm that had passed a few days before. Master Sgt. Julian Cordova, a resource advisor assigned to the 6th Maintenance Squadron, was out on his boat with a few Airmen, enjoying the spring weather and a day of fishing.
  • MacDill Toastmasters Club: “Where Leaders Are Made”

    In the military, strong leadership is needed to complete the mission and is paramount for any organization to be successful.
  • MacDill Airmen maintain structural integrity of aircraft

    When it comes to maintaining the structural integrity of our aircraft at MacDill Air Force Base, Florida, it takes the hard work of the fabrication flight to keep our aircraft mission capable.
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