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  • 11th Wing presented Air Force Outstanding Unit Award

    The 11th Wing has been awarded the Air Force Outstanding Unit Award for outstanding performance from Nov. 1, 2005 until Oct. 31, 2007, the Air Force Personnel Center announced Sept. 8. All Airmen assigned to the 11th Wing during the specified period are authorized to immediately begin wearing the associated ribbon. According to AFPC, The Air Force
  • DoD issues new travel card

    The Department of Defense's current Government Travel Card contract with Bank of America will expire on Nov. 29, at 11:59 p.m. EST making the current Bank of America cards obsolete. The new contract with Citi will immediately take effect following the expiration of the Bank of America contract. All government travel card holders have been sent new
  • New AFDW leader assumes command

    At a change-of-command ceremony today on Bolling Air Force Base, Washington. D.C., Maj. Gen. Ralph J. Jodice II assumed command of the Air Force District of Washington from Maj. Gen. Frank Gorenc, who is selected for reassignment as director, Air and Space Operations, Headquarters Air Combat Command, Langley Air Force Base, Va.      Air Force vice
  • Top III postpones SNCO cermony

    The 2008 Senior NCO Recognition Ceremony hosted by the Washington Top III, scheduled for Aug. 7 at the Bolling Clubs, has been postponed until Oct. 7 at 6 p.m. For more information, call Master Sgt. Robert Hill at (703) 428-1514 or Master Sgt. Melissa Arroyo at (703) 325-3745.
  • Saying good-bye

  • Bolling celebrates nation's birthday with 6th annual Freedom Fest

    "The Chief's Own" celebrated the Fourth of July with the 6th Annual Freedom Fest at Bolling Green Park. "Congratulations on a job well done. Our Fourth of July celebrations were phenomenally successful," said Col. Jon A. Roop, 11th Wing commander. "What a team; everyone had a lot of fun thanks to the dedicated volunteerism and hard work of our
  • Drinking water rated safe for consumption

    Bolling's drinking water, and that of Washington, has been tested and deemed safe for consumption, meeting all Environmental Protection Agency standards, according to 579th Medical Group Bioenvironmental Engineering Flight officials. The annual drinking water quality report for 2007 was recently completed and can be viewed on the Internet at
  • Brass celebrates Fourth of July with millions

    The United States Air Force Band Ceremonial Brass played its 10th performance in New York on NBC's "Today" show as part of this year's a Fourth of July celebration. "The U.S. Air Force Band is honored to represent the excellence found in every Air Force career field," said Col. Dennis M. Layendecker, commander and music director. "Our 'Today' show