Author Archives: kshiloh

So there we were: me and my guitar in Iceland

By Master Sgt. Kevin Nichols 52nd Fighter Wing Public Affairs I normally don’t take my guitar with me on work trips; if I have the itch to play (and I usually do), I just find one on the road while … Continue reading

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Powder Puffs compete to bring breast cancer awareness

It was a grudge match like no other. These warriors clashed on the gridiron, each trying to gain control of the rock and thus the game. These players were out for blood it seemed, but thankfully, none was shed. The … Continue reading

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Been there, Done that: London

By Staff Sgt. Robbie Arp Fish and Chips! There are a million other things to see and do in London, but for me, it was all about the fish and chips. My wife and I had never been to London. … Continue reading

Posted in Been There 2014, Been There, Done That!, Spangdahlem |

Sci-Fi Con: A whole new universe

By Airman 1st Class Timothy Kim When people hear the word “sci-fi,” they tend to reference popular franchises and series such as Star Wars, Star Trek, Doctor Who and Firefly. On an honest scale from “no clue” to “no idea,” … Continue reading

Posted in Spangdahlem, Support |

Hanging shirts for domestic violence awareness

By Airman 1st Class Kyle Gese 52nd Fighter Wing Public Affairs Airing out the dirty laundry is one thing, but Karen Pilalas’ 4th-grade class helped the 52nd Medical Operations Squadron Family Advocacy hang up shirts to raise awareness for domestic … Continue reading

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Safeguarding your digital footprint

By Tech. Sgt. Steve Grever Air Force Public Affairs Agency Social media is a great resource for Airmen and their families to share information and stay connected to relatives at home and abroad. Although many depend on these wonderful tools, … Continue reading

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Oh! Snap! Vol. 14

It’s been a busy month Saber Nation and we’ve got the photos to prove it. Our Airmen, family members, civilians and host nation friends have been involved in everything from concerts to birthdays, campaigns and memorials. Take a look at the latest Oh! Snap! … Continue reading

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Happy Birthday U.S. Air Force – 67 years and counting!!

Today marks 67 years since the 80th U.S. Congress established the U.S. Air Force as its own military branch Sept. 18, 1947. Since then, thousands and thousands of aircraft have patrolled the skies to ensure the service’s mission to fly, … Continue reading

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Dorm Wars: only ONE can claim victory

Fierce competition, determination and teamwork dominated Saber Nation last month as part of the second annual Dorm Wars competition. During the month of August, roughly 100 dormitory Airmen engaged in spirited contests over 16 different events in the competition in … Continue reading

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Oh! Snap! Vol. 13

Wow Sabers! A month has gone by, and you know what they say, “Time Flies when you’re having fun!” Our Airmen and families have been really busy with events and activities ranging from the 480th FS in Souda Bay, Greece, … Continue reading

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