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  • Pilot exemplifies Total Force Integration

    As part of a Total Force Integration initiative, an Air Force Reserve Citizen Airman attended attended the Weapons Instructor Course (WIC) to deploy with his former active-duty squadron. Captivated by the close-air support and combat-search and rescue missions of the A-10C Thunderbolt II, U.S. Air Force Reserve Maj. Matt Paetzhold, 76th Fighter Squadron A-10C Thunderbolt II instructor pilot, joined the ranks of those responsible for effectively integrating multiple weapons systems across the land, air, space and cyber domains.
  • Fashion meets science at 23d CES Recycling Fair

    Moody Air Force Base’s 23d Civil Engineer Squadron hosted a recycle fair and fashion show, Nov. 15, 2017. The 23d CES partnered with Moody's Youth Programs for America Recycles Day. The event consisted of a fashion show, where everything was made out of recycled materials. There was also a recycle science fair, where all the ideas had to come from recycled products. The event was designed to help foster more interest in recycling, to increase recycling on base and promote less solid waste to landfills.
  • Veterans, Airmen congregate during Safeside Reunion

    Vietnam and Desert Storm veterans came together to bond with the new generation of Safeside members. The three-day event consisted of a memorial service for fallen Safeside members, a current capabilities demonstration and a golf tournament.
  • Thanksgiving gets served up for Moody

    Moody Airmen enjoyed the Annual Airmen’s Thanksgiving luncheon, Nov. 14, 2017, at Moody Air Force Base, Ga. Moody Chiefs Group, with the support of various base organizations, held the luncheon because many Airmen are unable to return home for Thanksgiving.
  • NDI: inspecting parts, protecting lives

    Non-destructive inspection technicians use various techniques to inspect cracks or defects on aircraft parts, thereby preventing potentially catastrophic aircraft incidents.
  • 347th Rescue Group initiates new medical, survival training

    Survival, Evasion, Resistance and Escape specialists and Independent Duty Medical Technicians recently partnered to innovate a more realistic training experience for 23d Wing aircrew. The training is designed to merge many smaller courses into one three-day course that seamlessly ties together different skills that could be used together in the event that Airmen become isolated during a mission.
  • Airman works toward commitment, pays it forward

    For one Pennsylvania native, taking care of families and others has always been a lifelong passion. Staff Sgt. Samantha Murphy’s, 23d Wing command post NCO in charge of systems, desire and dedication to pursue social work has grown and developed first out of a love of helping people, and now to making a change with military members.
  • Team Moody conducts post air show FOD walk

    Moody Airmen performed a FOD walk following the Thunder Over South Georgia Air Show to remove any debris that could potentially cause damage to aircraft or vehicles.
  • Local reporter flies like a 'Thunderbird'

    Noelani Mathews, multimedia journalist, took a media flight in an F-16D Fighting Falcon, Oct. 27, 2017, at Moody Air Force Base, Ga. The U.S. Air Force Thunderbirds, based out of Nellis Air Force Base, Nev., are the Air Force’s premier aerial demonstration team, performing at air shows and special events worldwide.
  • Team Moody puts a 'twist' on painting

    The event was geared toward providing fun painting experiences for Active Duty members and their dependents, which can help ease some of the stress they face as military families. During the event, participants went through the steps to paint a festive fall pumpkin.