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  • Moody conducts one-day operational safety review

    In accordance with direction from Chief of Staff of the Air Force Gen. David L. Goldfein, the 23d Wing held a one-day operational safety review of all flying and maintenance functions, May 14, 2018, at Moody Air Force Base, Ga. The safety review followed a series of recent aviation mishaps and fatalities, including a Puerto Rico Air National Guard WC-130 Hercules crash May 2, and is part of the Air Force’s efforts to ensure the safety of its force.
  • Mental Health trailblazes new IOP in ACC

    Moody Air Force Base’s Mental Health Flight refocused its treatment strategy, Feb. 5, by instituting a new intensive outpatient program (IOP) that gives Airmen the help they need from Airmen like themselves. This new program is designed to provide a more streamlined service for the nearly 7000 appointments held by the Mental Health office each year, while maintaining the quality standard of excellence for each patient.
  • Spouses throw down during crud tourney

    Team Moody held a spouses crud tourney, April 27, 2018, at Moody Air Force Base, Ga. The Moody spouses built the event around teamwork and comradery, giving them an opportunity to experience a long-held tradition amongst the Air Force fighter and rescue squadrons. Though the game originated in the Royal Canadian Air Force, it has since been adopted by the U.S.
  • Sprouts plant tree during Arbor Day celebration

    Children from Moody’s child development center helped plant an oak tree during Arbor Day, April 27, 2018, at Moody Air Force Base, Ga. Moody annually celebrates the holiday which encourages the benefits of planting trees. For 19 years the base has been a part of the Tree City USA Program by the National Arbor Day Foundation, to better prepare for the future of caring for their Airmen through improved ecological sustainability.
  • 81st FS receives new A-29s, prepares for future

    A new wave of A-29 Super Tucanos arrived in support of the 81st Fighter Squadron’s training mission, April 24 and 26, here. The A-29s will aid in the continuation of the Afghan light air support training mission, which ultimately provides Afghan pilots with the capabilities of finding, tracking, and attacking targets either on their own or in support of ground forces.
  • Moody Club ‘roars’ at Tiger Con

    The Moody Comics & Anime Club hosted its first Tiger Con, April 14-15, 2018, in Valdosta, Ga. Tiger Con was a convention, open to Moody residents and the local community, geared toward giving pop culture enthusiasts a chance to dress and role play as their favorite movie, TV show or comic characters.
  • Airmen gain sobering experience during Alcohol Awareness Month

    Team Moody Airmen were briefed on responsible drinking during Moody’s Alcohol Awareness Day, March 9, 2018, at Moody Air Force Base, Ga. Moody’s Alcohol Drug and Prevention Treatment program hosted the event as part of Alcohol Awareness Month, with this year’s theme being “Changing Attitudes: It’s not a ‘rite of passage.’” The focus of the event was geared towards educating Airmen on how to drink responsibly and the effects of drunken driving.
  • When you can give, the Air Force Assistance Fund gives back

    Since 1942, the AFAF campaign has been run by the Air Force family to help the Air Force family. Whether we are aware of it or not, each of us knows someone who has been helped by the Fund. Anything we can do today helps ensure that assistance will be available for other Airmen and other families when they need it tomorrow.
  • Public Health makes most of MRE inspection

    Airmen from the 23d Aerospace Medicine Squadron Public Health Flight examined meals, ready to eat (MREs) during an MRE open-package inspection, April 6, 2018, at Moody Air Force Base, Ga. Airmen from Public Health examine the MREs for defects and overall quality and determine whether they’ll be utilized here, at other bases or to condemn the batch. Public Health monitors more than 8,400 MREs yearly to ensure they are safe and fit for consumption, so as to maintain a healthy fighting force.
  • Rescue assets endure CBRN exercise

    During a chemical, biological, radiological and nuclear exercise, Airmen from the 41st Rescue Squadron and 41st Helicopter Maintenance Unit were geared up in mission-oriented protective posture (MOPP) gear to simulate potential conditions they could face while deployed in austere environments, March 28, 2017, at Moody Air Force Base, Ga. While in MOPP gear, Airmen have to deal with claustrophobic conditions, impaired communication and battle the constant threat of heat exhaustion, while completing the mission.