Schema-Root.org logo

 

  cross-referenced news and research resources about

 MacDill Air Force Base


view larger map of MacDill AFB
images:  google   yahoo YouTube
spacer

updated Fri. March 18, 2022

-
Founded as the very first credit union serving the civilian and military personnel of MacDill Air Force Base, Grow Financial grew right along with Tampa Bay. The credit union welcomes people from all walks of life and supports causes important to the diverse communities the credit union serves. The bright ...
3:43 p.m.. All tornado warnings for Hillsborough County have been canceled. 3:32 p.m.. A new tornado warning has been issued for Hillsborough County due to a possible waterspout coming ashore near MacDill Air Force Base. The warning runs through 3:45 p.m.. Tornado watches in Citrus and Hernando ...

About 2:50 p.m., radar indicated there was a waterspout about seven miles west of Anna Maria moving to the northeast at 40 mph. That waterspout later reportedly made landfall as a tornado in Pinellas County. There was also a report later Sunday of a second waterspout near MacDill Air Force Base, but ...
His Highness the Emir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad al-Thani and the Commander of United States Central Command Joseph Votel held on Friday an expanded meeting at MacDill Air Force Base. The meeting was attended by members of the official delegation accompanying the Emir and a number of Qatari ...
A new commander took charge this month at MacDill Air Force Base, overseeing one of the base's major tenants — the 927th Air Refueling Wing. MacDill, the ... MacDill Air Force Base is home to two of the U.S.military's nine big “combatant commands,” including U.S. Central Command. [CHRIS URSO ...
Tech. Sgt. Jonathan Klenk, an electrical and environmental technician assigned to 6th Aircraft Maintenance Squadron, shows the air condition system of a KC-135 Stratotanker aircraft during the Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts and Math Day at MacDill Air Force Base, Florida, March 21, 2018.

Staff Sgt. Amanda Morgan, Cybersecurity Foundry Course student, receives assistance from Airman 1st Class Shelby McKinlay, a CFC instructor, at MacDill Air Force Base, Fla., March 9, 2018. Course instructors taught 100 cyberspace students various cybersecurity functions, processes, procedures and ...
There's another reason military retirees are welcomed at MacDill Air Force Base. They volunteer thousands of hours on base. "Whether it's at the pharmacy, the hospital, down with us, or at the golf course, all over base, and it's just great to see," said MacDill Outdoor Recreation Manager Will Vallee.
Joseph Votel, commander of CentCom, which is headquartered at MacDill Air Force Base in Tampa. Votel called the Russians both firefighters and arsonists in the ongoing Syrian civil war. Celestan, however, doesn't see any specific reason why Putin would want to attack Tampa. He noted that Russia has ...
"A lot of the things happening across the world, often the people pushing the buttons are sitting at the MacDill Air Force Base in Tampa," Alcock says. However, experts say not to worry, that a nuclear attack is not likely. "The world was really in a much worse place 40 years ago in terms of nuclear war, so I ...
Florida is also home to MacDill Air Force Base in Tampa, headquarters for the U.S. Central Command and the Special Operations Command. The video doesn't note a specific target in Florida, but it showed missiles over a map of the state. CNN national security analyst Samantha Vinograd said Putin's ...
On Monday Feb. 26, 2018 a homeowner on Oakridge Drive called the Sheriff's Office to report an object he found while digging in his yard. Deputies identified it as a possible munition and called the Citrus County Bomb Squad and Macdill Air Force Base for assistance. The individual from MacDill AFB ...
Media Campaign Plan: 927th ARW, MacDill AFB, Florida. Information Story: Senior Airman Zachary Cacicia, 512th AW, Dover AFB, Delaware. T Feature Story: Tech. Sgt. Sam King, HQ AFRC, Robins AFB, Georgia. Commentary: Maj. Marnee Losurdo, 403rd Wing, Keesler AFB, Mississippi. Photojournalism: ...
On May 12 and 13, the skies above MacDill Air Force Base will be busier than usual, with Navy F-18s, Air Force F-22s and A-10s and a host of civilian stunt pilots performing impressive feats of aerobatics. It's all part of the semi-regular Tampa Bay Community AirFest, which this year features the Navy Blue ...
An A-10C Thunderbolt II pilot from the 163rd Fighter Squadron, and crew chiefs from the 122nd Fighter Wing, prepare for takeoff during Operation Guardian Blitz at MacDill Air Force Base, Fla., Jan. 23, 2018. Guardian Blitz is a two-week joint exercise to improve service interoperability for combat search ...
25, 2018, at MacDill Air Force Base, Fla. Guardian Blitz is a two-week joint exercise to ... “My favorite part of training here at MacDill (AFB) has been the combined force training operations that we don't have an opportunity to do at home,” said Lt. Col. Joshua Waggoner, 122nd Fighter Wing Operation ...
Trump visits MacDill Air Force base. Photo courtesy of the Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff. By Moshe Klein. Published February 6. Share on Facebook · Share on Twitter. Share via Email. Share on Whatsapp. Share on Tumblr · Share on LinkedIn · Share on Google Plus · Share on Pinterest. Share on ...

An A-10 Thunderbolt II aircraft with the 122nd Fighter Wing (FW), Fort Wayne Air National Guard Station, Ind., closes in to receive fuel from a KC-135 Stratotanker over Avon Park, Fla., Jan. 30, 2018. The 914th Air Refueling Wing, Niagara Air Reserve Station, N.Y., visited MacDill Air Force Base, Fla., to hone ...
TAMPA, Fla. (WFLA) - Don't be alarmed if you hear loud noises near MacDill Air Force Base in the coming days. The 163rd Fighter Squadron, 122nd Fighter Wing, Indiana Air National Guard, will be conducting a deployment exercise from January 19 to February 2. As a result, a loud noise will be heard in ...
The F-35B Lightning II aircraft arrived at U.S. Central Command on MacDill Air Force Base, Florida, April 4. The purpose of the two-day visit was to inform CENTCOM senior leadership on the capabilities and limitations of the F-35B platform before it enters the CENTCOM area of responsibility. The F-35B is ...
This week, Al Kenani, head of the Iraqi commando force known as the Counter Terrorism Service, returned to MacDill Air Force Base triumphant after the defeat of the group he calls Daesh and the end of its so-called caliphate. "There is a big difference between 2014 and 2018," said Al Kenani, speaking to ...
Media Campaign Plan: 927th ARW, MacDill AFB, Florida. Information Story: Senior Airman Zachary Cacicia, 512th AW, Dover AFB, Delaware. T Feature Story: Tech. Sgt. Sam King, HQ AFRC, Robins AFB, Georgia. Commentary: Maj. Marnee Losurdo, 403rd Wing, Keesler AFB, Mississippi. Photojournalism: ...
On May 12 and 13, the skies above MacDill Air Force Base will be busier than usual, with Navy F-18s, Air Force F-22s and A-10s and a host of civilian stunt pilots performing impressive feats of aerobatics. It's all part of the semi-regular Tampa Bay Community AirFest, which this year features the Navy Blue ...
On May 12 and 13, the skies above MacDill Air Force Base will be busier than usual, with Navy F-18s, Air Force F-22s and A-10s and a host of civilian stunt pilots performing impressive feats of aerobatics. It's all part of the semi-regular Tampa Bay Community AirFest, which this year features the Navy Blue ...
An A-10C Thunderbolt II pilot from the 163rd Fighter Squadron, and crew chiefs from the 122nd Fighter Wing, prepare for takeoff during Operation Guardian Blitz at MacDill Air Force Base, Fla., Jan. 23, 2018. Guardian Blitz is a two-week joint exercise to improve service interoperability for combat search and rescue and ...
More nukes won't make America safer. Trump visits MacDill Air Force base. Photo courtesy of the Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff. By Moshe Klein. Follow @. Published February 6 at 9:46 PM. Share on Facebook · Share on Twitter. Share via Email. Share on Whatsapp. Share on Tumblr · Share on LinkedIn · Share on ...
An A-10 Thunderbolt II aircraft with the 122nd Fighter Wing (FW), Fort Wayne Air National Guard Station, Ind., closes in to receive fuel from a KC-135 Stratotanker over Avon Park, Fla., Jan. 30, 2018. The 914th Air Refueling Wing, Niagara Air Reserve Station, N.Y., visited MacDill Air Force Base, Fla., to hone ...
Her past posts include commander of the Joint-Task Force-Port Opening, which specializes in setting up cargo distribution hubs worldwide, and commander of the 6th Operations Support Squadron at MacDill Air Force Base in Florida. In December, Col. John Howard was relieved of command of the 375th ...
Air Force Lt. Col. Chris Pfeil, right, is leading crews from Niagara Falls who are at MacDill Air Force Base learning how to fly the KC-135 Stratotanker. At left is Air Force Lt. Col. Josh Waggoner, whose squadron of A-10C Thunderbolt II fighter jets is training with Pfeil's unit. [HOWARD ALTMAN | Staff].
Air Force Lt. Col. Chris Pfeil, right, is leading crews from Niagara Falls who are at MacDill Air Force Base learning how to fly the KC-135 Stratotanker. At left is Air Force Lt. Col. Josh Waggoner, whose squadron of A-10C Thunderbolt II fighter jets is training with Pfeil's unit. [HOWARD ALTMAN | Staff].
Defense Secretary James Mattis, who many know from his time at U.S. Central Command at Tampa's MacDill Air Force Base, explained the damage of 'continuing resolutions': '…no enemy in the field has done more to harm the readiness of the U.S. military than the combined impact of the Budget Control ...
MacDill AFB: Active duty military are working, however, if the government shutdown stretches into February, they won't be paid. Most civilian employees at MacDill are furloughed. Following a government shutdown, furloughed employees cannot use government-issued technology. Checking work laptops ...
Many aspects of life involve the federal government, from Everglades National Park in Homestead to MacDill Air Force Base in Tampa, and in a state full of retirees, a lifeline is a monthly Social Security check — which officials emphasize won't be disrupted by a shutdown. The U.S. Central Command would ...
TAMPA, Fla. (WFLA) – Don't be alarmed if you hear loud noises near MacDill Air Force Base in the coming days. The 163rd Fighter Squadron, 122nd Fighter Wing, Indiana Air National Guard, will be conducting a deployment exercise from January 19 to February 2. As a result, a loud noise will be heard in ...
It's been tough on fish and potentially hazardous to flights at MacDill Air Force Base. The National Weather Service says temperatures in early January fell to as low as 35 degrees on Jan. 5 and 40 degrees three days earlier. As a result, the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission has received ...
Wade H. “Hank” McSwain III retired from the U.S. Navy Reserve last year. McSwain held the rank of commander and retired after completing 28 years of commissioned officer service, which included various periods of active duty and reserve service. McSwain's most recent assignment was leading the ...
To further strengthen ties between the military and Tampa civic community, a pair of units stationed at MacDill Air Force Base, the 927th Air Refueling Wing and 6 Air Mobility Wing, have created an honorary commander program. Related Headlines: Join the Club A Glimmer of Hope Data snapshot: List ...
MacDill Air Force Base is located in a quintessential Florida setting – swaying palm trees above, and manatees and dolphins swimming in the surrounding Tampa ... The company – headquartered almost directly across the state from MacDill AFB in Melbourne, Florida – is providing handheld and manpack ...
Located between Apollo Beach and MacDill Air Force Base, it's known on maps as Pine Key — 7 acres shaped like an apostrophe with sandy beaches surrounding a center of largely invasive trees and undergrowth. Recently, four partners in a tennis court-sized floating bar called Tiki Bay Island went ...
TAMPA (FOX 13) - MacDill Air Force Base's popular AirFest is returning in May. The semi-annual airshow draws tens of thousands of people to the South Tampa base to see dramatic aerial performances and up-close tours of aircraft on the ground, including the large KC-135 refueling tankers that call ...
TAMPA — Recreational drones are becoming more popular every day and with that in mind, officials at MacDill Air Force Base are looking into whether to end a base-wide ban on the unmanned aircraft. The ban was instituted last year by the base commander, Air Force Col. April Vogel, after the Air Force ...
Amy Bartee, stands inside the MacDill AFB chapel,. View Slideshow 1 of 2. Air Force Chaplain, Capt. Amy Bartee, stands inside the MacDill AFB chapel, designed without specific religious symbols so it can be used by all faiths. Bobbie O'Brien / WUSF Public Media. The MacDill Air Force Base chapel.
Air Force Sergeant delivers teddy bears to needy children. Mon, Dec 18. With the help of volunteers from MacDill Air Force Base, Sgt. Tyler Treadaway is delivering teddy bears to children in local hospitals and orphanages, reaching them when they most need a little extra love. Share Video; Facebook · Twitter · E-mail ...
MACDILL AIR FORCE BASE, Florida — Over the next few weeks, it will be hard to miss the careful disassembly of the KB-50J Superfortress and the F-16 Fighting Falcon aircraft, from the Memorial Park at MacDill Air Force Base, Florida. The KB-50J, especially, has a significant history as it is known as the ...
The KB-50J Superfortress aircraft sits in the Memorial Air Park at MacDill Air Force Base near Tampa, Florida circa 2010. Oddly, the aircraft is not marked with her true identity of 49-0389, but rather as 48-0114 with the 421st ARS (Rainbow Squadron). Prior to arriving at MacDill circa 1995, the aircraft had ...
... head coach, shakes hands with Herbert Hudson III, as they talk while walking off the field together along with Robert Jones Jr. (left) after Gruden conducted a practice with more than 30 military personnel from MacDill Air Force Base in Tampa on Friday (12/8/17). Gruden's practice included a walk through, ...
Knowing Hurricane Maria was about to make landfall, she left her bags right by her front door. She was still on bravo alert and knew when Maria hit, AE support would be needed quickly. This second mission would last three weeks at MacDill AFB, Fla., compared to her five day mission at Little Rock AFB.
TAMPA — MacDill Air Force Base, which appears to have suffered little damage due to Hurricane Irma despite being in the city's riskiest flood zone, reopened at 4 p.m. Monday, just days after closing ahead of Hurricane Irma. Officials at MacDill, home to two of the major commands fighting wars against ...
TAMPA (FOX 13) - MacDill Air Force Base is about to get even busier. Eight additional KC-135 Stratotankers will move to the South Tampa base as early as this fall, and the first of 300 additional personnel to fly and service the planes have already begun to arrive. Some of those aerial refueling tankers are ...
25, 2018, at MacDill Air Force Base, Fla. Guardian Blitz is a two-week joint exercise to ... “My favorite part of training here at MacDill (AFB) has been the combined force training operations that we don't have an opportunity to do at home,” said Lt. Col. Joshua Waggoner, 122nd Fighter Wing Operation ...


 

news and opinion


 


 


 


 


schema-root.org

    usa
     government
      branches
       executive
        departments
         defense
          air force
           bases
             macdill

US Air Force bases:
             arnold
             beale
             bolling
             cannon
             cape canaveral
             carswell
             creech
             davis‑monthan
             dyess
             edwards
             eglin
             elmendorf
             england
             fe warren
             grand forks
             hanscom
             hickam
             hill
             keesler
             lacklund
             luke
             macdill
             malmstrom
             maxwell
             minot
             moody
             nellis
             offutt
             peterson
             plattsburgh
             randolph
             robins
             scott
             seymour johnson
             shaw
             tinker
             travis
             vandenberg
             wright patterson