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Dawn Fiore, the wife a Reserve pilot assigned to the 326th Airlift Squadron, Dover Air Base, Del., strikes a fighting stance Nov. 16, 2012, at the base fitness center. Fiore discreetly battled multiple sclerosis for eight years until an online feature interview in 2012, when she went public about wrangling her medical illness with fitness and martial arts. After being diagnosed with MS, Fiore went on to earn a first degree black belt in Taekwondo and practices other martial arts, including Brazilian Jiu Jitsu, Judo and Haidong Gumdo. (U.S. Air Force photo/Roland Balik) Reservist's wife battles MS with mixed martial arts
Dawn Fiore has been studying martial arts for 17 years, but it was only last year she went public about her toughest opponent -- multiple sclerosis. The wife of Maj. Christian Fiore, a Reserve C-17 Globemaster III pilot assigned to the 326th Airlift Squadron here, was diagnosed with MS in 2005 and can still remember what she was doing when she felt
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Cadet 3rd Class Kerri Schmidt (foreground) and her twin sister, Cadet 3rd Class Kiersten Schmidt (background), speak with Academy Spirit reporter Amber Baillie (not pictured) during an interview at the Air Force Academy Jan. 15, 2013. The Schmidts are daughters of Kevin Schmidt, who graduated from the Academy in 1979 with his twin, Kerry Schmidt. (U.S. Air Force photo/Carol Lawrence) Twin legacy: 2nd-generation twins gain independence while attending Academy
Cadet 3rd Class Kerri Schmidt will never forget the moment she reunited with her twin sister after the two were separated for two weeks during Basic Cadet Training.During intense training and drills here, for the first time in their lives, the girls couldn't see or communicate with each other. As soon as Kerri spotted her sister, Kiersten, at the
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Cole VanOhlen (top) grapples with a wrestler from the U.S. Merchant Marine Academy during the All-Academy Championship Feb. 5, 2012. VanOhlen is one of the country's top wrestlers, with a 21-2 record and 12 falls -- an Air Force school record -- in the 2012-2013 season so far. (U.S. Air Force photo/Mike Kaplan) VanOhlen takes Air Force wrestling to higher level
Ask Air Force wrestling head coach Joel Sharratt what's helped the team compete at a higher level, and he'll give you one answer: the leadership and competitive spirit of senior wrestler Cole VonOhlen.VonOhlen, a native of Jackson, Minn., is easily among the best wrestlers in the NCAA, with a 21-2 record in the 149-pound class and 12 falls -- an
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A Special Operations Weather Team from the 10th Combat Weather Squadron, dons parachutes before boarding a 9th Special Operations Squadron MC-130P for Operation Nimble Response, Hurlburt Field, Fla., May 11, 2011. Operation Nimble Response is an exercise to hone humanitarian and disaster relief efforts. Close to 50 personnel from Head Quarters Air Force Special Operations Command, 1st Special Operations Wing, and 280th Combat Communications Squadron, in coordination with USAID, worked together to improve disaster response. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Julianne M. Showalter/Released) 24 SOW strengthens force through resiliency programs
Special Tactics Airmen have held the forefront of combat operations for more than a decade, undertaking the most dangerous missions. These mission-ready operators are the first ones there. They cannot be mass produced and are in great demand.The U.S. Special Operations Command's Preservation of the Force and Families initiative supports the special
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2013
The mission of the 446th Civil Engineer Squadron Explosive Ordnance Disposal Flight is to reduce or eliminate conventional ordnance, improvised explosive devices, and chemical, biological and nuclear threats to personnel and property. It is a crucial mission with room for more. Currently, the EOD team has positions available for four dedicated Reservists. (U.S. Air Force Photo/Airman 1st Class Madelyn McCullough) Focus under fire: EOD keeps troops safe
In the mountains of Afghanistan, embedded with Soldiers, an Airman works to remove an improvised explosive device from the side of the road. While trying to concentrate, his group comes under fire, forcing him to fire back as he continues his task. Somehow, despite the pressure he is under, he is able to think clearly enough to remove the explosive
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2013
An E-3 Sentry moves to within 50 feet of a KC-135 from the 507 ARW recently as the two planes prepare for an aerial refueling over the cloudy skies of St. Louis.  Highly-skilled dance performed at 25,000 feet
When most people think about skillful dancing, the thought of a couple moving gracefully across a dance floor comes to mind. If you are part of the KC-135 Stratotanker refueling crew, you're probably picturing two planes less than 50 feet apart bouncing around at 25,000 feet while trying to connect a refueling boom into what appears to be a golf
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U.S. Air Forces Central Band "Total Force" gathers their gear Dec. 18, 2012, at Kandahar Airfield, Afghanistan. This was the first stop on the band's tour throughout Afghanistan, playing for U.S. and coalition service members. (U.S. Air Force photo/Staff Sgt. Jonathan Snyder) Total Force: Behind the music
(Editor's Note: This is the second article in a series about the U.S. Air Forces Central Band, the only assigned Air Force Band to the Central Command Area of Responsibility. Based in Southwest Asia, the current band "Total Force" is comprised of deployed Airmen from the Band of the U.S. Air Force Reserve.)At the sound of the first few notes on the
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920th Aeromedical Staging Squadron Commander, Col. (Dr.) Lewis D. Neace becomes life-saver during commercial flights to and from Patrick Air Force Base, Fla., where he performs his Reserve duty. (Courtesy photo) Airman saves lives during round-trip flights
A Reservist assigned to the 920th Rescue Wing here found himself in not one, but two life-saving situations during flights to and from his November unit training assembly . Col. (Dr.) Lewis D. Neace, the 920th Aeromedical Staging Squadron commander, was called to action during the flight from Portland, Ore., Nov. 1. About an hour after takeoff, a
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Master Sgt. Bryan Kiele, left, an Afghan avionics advisor with the 440th Air Expeditionary Advisory Squadron, poses with a U.S. flag at Kabul, Afghanistan, International Airport, Dec. 11, 2012 while his son, Airman 1st Class Tyler Kiele, a fuels journeyman with the 379th Expeditionary Logistics Readiness Squadron, poses with the same flag Dec. 18, 2012 at an air base in Southwest Asia. Sergeant Kiele has kept the flag with him on five deployments. This is his last deployment, during which he passed the flag off to his son, who is on his first deployment. (U.S. Air Force photo illustration/Tech. Sgt. Dennis J. Henry Jr.) U.S. flag strengthens bond of Air Force father, son while deployed
A simple U.S. flag. It's traveled thousands of miles, seen numerous deployments -- six to be exact -- and one stint at Air Force basic military training. Even today, it's still traveling, looking dusty and dull from all of its miles and years. But for one Air Force father and son duo, it's more than just a simple U.S. flag; it's their symbol of
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SOUTHWEST ASIA -- U.S. Air Force members assigned to the 560th RED HORSE Squadron lay the concrete foundation for a two-story, concrete-block facility that will be utilized for improved workspace for flying squadrons Dec. 4, 2012. RED HORSE is comprised of specialized Airmen in 21 trades who deploy to austere and existing bases to build new facilities. (U.S. Air Force photo/Tech. Sgt. Christina M. Styer) (RELEASED) Self-sustaining unit builds improvements
Throughout the Air Force, units depend on each other to successfully complete the mission. For example, without supply, maintainers wouldn't have the parts needed to make repairs. Very few units can function independent of other support elements. Here at the 380th Air Expeditionary Wing, there is one unit that can - the 577th Expeditionary RED
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