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Senior Airman Kristopher Caraway, a 189th Security Forces Squadron fire team member, paints on his war face in preparation for the 189th Airlift Wing's mobility exercise this weekend.

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Two C-130 Hercules aircraft spin up for a mission June 2 at a base in Southwest Asia. Coalition C-130s and C-17 Globemaster IIIs flew 145 airlift sorties June 2 and delivered more than one million pounds of cargo. Airlift provided intra-theater heavy airlift support, helping to sustain operations throughout Afghanistan, Iraq and the Horn of Africa.

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Lt. Col. Steve “Big Dog” Moore and one of the RF-101 Voodoo aircraft he flew during a 36-year Air National Guard career.

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Little Rock Air Force Base

June 8, 2007

Annual training to test Guard unit's skills
Training for war and preparing for an operational readiness inspection are the focus of this year’s annual training, 189th Airlift Wing officials said. read more...

Maintaining excellence: We each play vital role
Editor’s Note: This is part two of a three-part series about the 314th Airlift Wing Goals, Vision and Mission. The vision for the 314th Airlift Wing is simple: “Team Little Rock: America’s combat airlift center of excellence.” read more...

Airmen put C-130 back in flight
SOUTHWEST ASIA (AFPN) — A C-130 Hercules team flying a mission over Afghanistan had problems with engine No. 2 and was forced to land at an abandoned air strip in May outside Shindand, Afghanistan, but they were not left alone for long. read more...

'Life skills' renamed 'mental health'
WASHINGTON (AFPN) — All Air Force “life skills support centers” will be renamed “mental health clinics” effective immediately. read more...


June 8, 2007 Issue
This weeks current news briefs and important events happening around LRAFB. read more...


LRAFB shows movies through AAFES. For more information on this service please call 987-6461. Adults are $3.50, 12 and under are $1.75. To see what movies are playing this week click on this link...


The Big Dog's last run
They call him Big Dog. Ask anyone in the Arkansas Air National Guard’s 154th Training Squadron who he is, and they’ll point to the pilot’s section upstairs in Building 118. read more...