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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 ...


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