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  • Airman spends life building planes

    When someone explains their love for aircraft, you expect to hear stories of their first experience of an F-22 Raptor roaring down the runway or an A-10 Thunderbolt screeching through the sky, not an F-4 Phantom soaring through the air with a tight grasp of the hand and the smacking of the lips to mimic engine rumble.
  • Haley heads programs to help Travis hearts, minds

    If a program at Travis Air Force Base, California, is helping people, Emily Haley probably has a hand in it or knows about it. Haley, 60th Air Mobility Wing community support coordinator, works with so many intertwining base agencies that it’s difficult to know where one ends and another begins.
  • Protocol: Little office with big mission

    If you have ever attended a formal Air Force event, such as a promotion ceremony or an induction ceremony, you may have noticed how an ordinary room can be changed into a well-decorated, perfectly put together space for a special occasion. The Protocol office at Travis Air Force Base, California, is a small team of four detail-oriented, outgoing individuals who work behind the scenes to make sure each important event goes off without a hitch.
  • Medical technician takes charge in life, patient care

    When talking about Airman 1st Class Benjamin Clifton, 60th Inpatient Squadron surgical inpatient flight medical technician, Master Sgt. Mark Baldwin gushes with enthusiasm. So what does he bring to the team? “What doesn’t he bring to the team?” said Baldwin, 60th Inpatient Squadron surgical inpatient flight chief, with a laugh. “Clifton just brings it every day, all day, and doesn’t hesitate to get anything done. … He’s just my rock star.”
  • A kid at heart: Travis sergeant pursues dream to author children’s book

    Twelve years ago, Tech. Sgt. Robert Magarrell, 60th Civil Engineer Squadron, drove toward one of the darkest moments of his adult life: The death of his father.
  • Travis Airman continues family tradition

    Growing up as a child, one Airman from the 349th Aerospace Medicine Squadron, watched her father as he prepared his Air Force flight suit and luggage for a trip, and knew he was going somewhere important to make a difference. She wanted to ensure she did the same one day.
  • CEMIRT spans the globe with energy and power

    It was not his first temporary duty assignment since arriving at Travis Air Force Base, California, a year ago, but Staff Sgt. Marshall Tipton was still excited as he put together the tools he would need for a 10-day TDY at Holloman Air Force Base, New Mexico.
  • Family Child Care provides alternative to CDC

    Finding adequate child care can be a challenge, especially for military families. For families at Travis Air Force Base, California, there are several childcare options including three child development centers and the Family Child Care Program.
  • Small but powerful, 60th AMDS keeps Travis healthy

    As one of the smallest and most diverse squadrons at David Grant USAF Medical Center, the men and women of the 60th Aerospace Medicine Squadron make a critical worldwide impact in support of the Air Force mission to fly, fight and win.
  • Airman finds meaning 'sweating the small stuff'

    In a small cubicle, within a large office, in an expansive building, in the largest wing in Air Mobility Command, Airman 1st Class Martel Surop works diligently to do his part for the Air Force.
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#TeamTravis, As we get closer to tonight’s festivities, what part of the celebration are you most looking forward to? In addition, we’ll also be hosting a bounce house, a beer and wine truck, a hotdog and burger food truck, and an on-site DJ. We will also be allowing families to bring in their own food and water as long as the water is in a clear container. Hope to see you all out there!
#DidYouKnow the United States Air Force has a new Airman Against Drunk Driving app available on the App Store and Google Play? Just another way the U.S. Air Force is committed to #NeverDUI
**Edited for clarification*** #TeamTravis, As weather updates continue to come in, the Intel® Shooting Star Drone Light Show show portion may not happen. As of now, the show is still happening, but we're monitoring tomorrow's weather on a minute-to-minute basis and will continue to update you all as we get closer to the event. No matter what, festivities are a go! Airmen and the public are still invited to celebrate with bouncy houses, food trucks, a DJ, and a rock climbing wall! Below are maps to the parking areas and entrance for the event as well as the event location.
Due to forecasted high winds, the scheduled July 3 rehearsal, which was open to DoD ID Cardholders, has been canceled. Please stay tuned for more updates as we monitor the weather for the 4th of July event.
#Repost Visit Fairfield, California -- "There are no active fires near Travis AFB or Solano County. . . . Good morning friends! Solano County photographer James Guzzo was up early for the sunrise and captured these images from our hills. The smoke cloud you can see is from a fire burning in Yolo County. There are no active fires near Fairfield and Solano County. #VisitFairfieldCA"
To all of #TeamTravis and our local community, please be safe! For continued updates, please sign up with alertsolano.com to get them sent straight to your device.
"Anything that is an extension of, what I call, America's power, promise, or ideals, is done through logistics and transportation." --USAF Gen. Darren W. McDew, U.S. Transportation Command commander. Travis #Airmen deliver on that promise...anytime, anywhere. And we're proud it. #NoBounds | #TeamTravis
🎶This is ground control to Major Tom...🎶 Always on the cutting edge, #TeamTravis has recently entered into talks with NASA - National Aeronautics and Space Administration to establish a research collaboration leading to advances in medical support for deep space missions as well as warfighters. Read more about Travis' potential role in the future of space exploration in the article below. United States Air Force | U.S. Department of Defense (DoD) | Airman Magazine | Air Force Times | AFMS - David Grant USAF Medical Center - 60th Medical Group, Travis AFB | U.S. Military | #NoBounds
Congratulations SMSgt Lucero Stockett, 6th ARS, for being named one of the 12 Outstanding Airmen of the Year for 2018! It is a honor to call you a member of #TeamTravis!
This 4th of July, #TeamTravis is partnering with Intel to put on a #patriotic light show with the help of more than 500 individual drones. Check out the video below and visit our event page, Travis AFB 4th of July ft. Intel® Shooting Star Drone Light Show, for a taste of what's to come during next week's jaw-dropping spectacle. United States Air Force | U.S. Department of Defense (DoD) | Airman Magazine | United States | Air Force Times | Military.com | #FourthofJuly ***The DoD does not endorse Intel***
Team Travis Defenders teamed up with #SpecialOlympics athletes to run through Travis AFB and Vacaville, California last week for the annual Law Enforcement Torch Run.
A KC-10 crew recetly completed a mission in the pacific refueling fighters supporting Exercise RED FLAG-Alaska and strengthening relationships between the USAF and the Japan Air Self Defense Force. To learn more click on the photos below. #NoBounds | #EngagingGlobally | #GotFuel
Not only is 2018 the 75th anniversary of Travis but also the 9th Air Refueling Squadrons #75thAnniversary. The diverse history of the 9th ARS includes operating in the China-Burma-India Theater of Operations, flying the F-4U Corsair as well as the P-38 Lightning. Click on one of the photos below to see what it means to wear the 9th ARS patch. #GucciPride | #Universal | #Travis75th
This week we salute SrA Steven Fing for being named the #TeamTravis Warrior of the Week. Fing is a Nondestructive Inspection Technician in the 60th MXS. His leadership skills as a shift leader enabled 22 maintenance acts ensuring 620 sorties. #WoW | #Maintenance
#TeamTravis is kind of a big deal in Fairfield, California! On Tuesday during a city council meeting, leadership received a proclamation from the city in honor of celebrating the 75th anniversary of the base. #Servinglocally | #Travis75th
During a recent KC-10 Extender mission, two flying crew chiefs kept the aircraft serviced enabling it to complete a roundtrip journey of more than 9,000 nautical miles and offloaded more than 200,000 pounds of fuel to eight F-15s. #FueltheFight | #RapidGlobalMobility | #NoBounds
The rumors are true! #TeamTravis is celebrating #IndependenceDay with a special light show featuring the Intel Shooting Star Drones. We are opening our gates to the community for this event. Stay tuned for more information! #NoBounds | #PoweredbySpark | #75thAnniversary | AFWERX | Air Mobility Command | Heather Wilson
Gen. Paul J. Selva, Vice Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, is no stranger to Travis. He has commanded a squadron and a group here in the past. Last Friday #TeamTravis was honored for him to return to celebrate the 75th Anniversary of Travis and the 9th ARS. #Travis75th | #NoBounds Check out more images here: https://flic.kr/s/aHsmnD5ga6
#PhoenixSpark, Travis's grassroots innovation program is kindling connections and spreading ideas on their new LinkedIn page! Airmen, community members, and business leaders alike, join the conversation as we deliver tomorrow's tools to the Warfighter today! #PoweredBySpark https://www.linkedin.com/company/travis-afb-phoenix-spark/
RT @GenChuckYeager: Thank you all for your kind birthday wishes. They say 96 is the new 60 :-)
2003-2019 "Good night, sweet prince." #ThanksOppy https://t.co/fST8YQLbqX
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RT @usairforce: #AirForce maintainers assigned to the 60th Air Mobility Wing work to lower the nose landing gear on a #C5M Super Galaxy air…
Unleashing the innovative spirit of Airmen > Travis Air Force Base > Display https://t.co/BXH9JaLxeE https://t.co/Qyug4MzrIN
RT @usairforce: Innovative ideas like this drive down costs and lead to improved readiness! The #DoverAFB Rapid Sustainment Office recentl…
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A #C5M Super Galaxy landed with its nose gear up at approx. 7:45 p.m., Jan. 31 @Travis60AMW. No injuries reported a… https://t.co/cF5YV90fr1
RT @usairforce: .@Travis60AMW teamed up w/ the @USArmy to deliver 4 UH-60 Black Hawks to #Alaska. Most often transported by #C17, these Bla…
This flying Twinkie™️ has a heck of a filling. Check out what it took to fit four UH-60 Black Hawks into one C-5M S… https://t.co/Bj9ipzW7AJ
RT @GenDaveGoldfein: Across the globe, #Airmen are doing incredible work for our @USAirForce, the Joint Force & our Nation — Airmen of the…
RT @usairforce: #TotalForce #Airmen team up @ScottAFB with the goal of establishing the C-5M Super Galaxy as part of the universal qualific…
Want to learn how to code? We've teamed w/ @Career_Karma, @_8Heroes & @TwitterStripes to develop #Airmen and help… https://t.co/hGIUywiHZa
#TeamTravis, Per the 60th Civil Engineer Squadron, the scheduled power outage originally set for Dec. 16 is NOW CA… https://t.co/r9ogON6ClF
See what David Grant Medical Center is doing with @CSAF squadron innovation funds. Where technology and patient car… https://t.co/PMPns9viIp
RT @usairforce: Ever heard of a western-style equestrian competition called 'cutting?' Well one @Travis60AMW #Airman is fluent in the sport…
RT @usairforce: .@jointbasemdl Security Forces #militaryworkingdog handlers teamed up with local law enforcement and their K-9's for some t…
Travis chapel team best in Air Force https://t.co/cOlbnYxIei