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  • Existing tools help users reduce PII breaches

    Members of 24th Air Force are refurbishing an old email tool to help Air Force users reduce breaches of personally identifiable information, or PII.The Digital Signature Enforcement Tool, or DSET, which currently prompts users to provide a digital signature when an email contains an active hyperlink or attachment, is being reconfigured to scan
  • 'That's why I serve'; Saber Nation welcomes new command chief

    The 52nd Fighter Wing welcomed U.S. Air Force Chief Master Sgt. Brian Gates as the new command chief this month, taking the place of Chief Master Sgt. Matthew Grengs who departed in May.Gates arrived from Aviano Air Base, Italy, where he served as the 31st Mission Support Group superintendent. Though this is his first assignment as command chief,
  • Super Saber Performer

    Name: Airman 1st Class Kali S. BirkUnit: 52nd Security Forces SquadronDuty title: Security Forces MemberHometown: Thayer, IllinoisYears in Service: Two yearsWhy joined: It was always something I said I would do. When the time came, my parents signed off, and I joined. Family: My mother, step-father and three sistersHobbies: Working out, visiting
  • Super Saber Performer

    Rank / Name: Staff Sgt. Sylvia SmithUnit: 52nd Aerospace Medical SquadronDuty title: Public health craftsmanHometown: San Antonio, TexasYears in Service: 9 yearsWhy joined: I joined the Air Force to follow in my parents' footsteps and to serve my country.Family: My husband Tech. Sgt. DeShawn Smith and our beautiful children Ashia and Seth.Hobbies:
  • Super Saber Performer

    Rank / Name: Senior Airman Chad Burt Unit: 703rd Munitions Support SquadronDuty title: Food and recreation journeymanHometown: Enumclaw, Wash.Years in Service: Three and a half yearsWhy joined: I wanted to serve my country and travel.Family: Parents - Ron and Lori; brothers - Travis, Brandon and my twin Justin. Hobbies: Soccer, gym, gaming,
  • Super Saber Performer

    Rank / Name: Staff Sgt. Daniel J. FeliceUnit: 52nd Component Maintenance SquadronDuty title: Electronic warfare systems journeymanHometown: San DiegoYears in Service: 5 yearsWhy joined: I wanted the opportunity to be part of something bigger than myself.Family: My coworkers.Hobbies: Snowboarding, riding my motorcycle, learning guitar, hiking and
  • 18 U.S. F-16s fly in BALTOPS, EAGLE TALON

    U.S. Airmen are flying and training with allies in U.S. Navy-led Baltic Operations 14 and Polish-led Exercise EAGLE TALON throughout June during U.S. Aviation Detachment Rotation 14-3, the third planned aviation rotation to Poland.In support of these multi-national exercises, the U.S. Aviation Detachment in Poland hosted an aviation rotation of 18
  • 606th EACS controls the fight while grounded

    More than 80 personnel and 573 tons of equipment from the 606th Air Control Squadron out of Spangdahlem Air Base, Germany, deployed here June 2, 2014, supporting both EAGLE TALON, a Polish national exercise, and the U.S. Air Force Aviation Detachment's Rotation 14-3 training exercise. Through the first three weeks of June, the 606th Expeditionary