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  • Emergency exercise tests Moody’s capabilities

    The 23d Wing Inspection Team held an emergency response exercise, Aug. 22, at Moody Air Force Base, Ga. The purpose of this particular exercise was to inspect the recovery phase of an active-shooter situation. “In my twelve years, I’ve been to very few exercises that flow from the beginning to the actual responding, recovery and clean-up,” said U.S. Air Force Tech. Sgt. Ross Stiegemeier, 23d Wing NCO in charge of the Wing Inspection Team. “So this time we were focused on the recovery phase in the [scenario] where the individuals are dead. There’s no longer a threat, so what do we do now?”
  • Airmen embark for Weapons School

    Members of Team Moody departed in support of the Air Force Weapons School, Aug. 19, here. Hosted at Nellis Air Force Base, Nev., the Weapons Instructor Course provides advanced weapons training to weapons officers so they can return as lead instructors within their squadrons.
  • Emerge, Leadership Moody 2018 kicks off

    The 2018 Emerge Moody and Leadership Moody courses began Aug 18. with an initial meeting and team building rope course at Valdosta State University.
  • Continuous Process Improvement bears fruit

    The investment in Airmen’s ideas through a Continuous Process Improvement event this past January has Moody’s propulsion team displaying measurable improvements in the timeliness and effectiveness of supporting the A-10C Thunderbolt II’s increased flying mission. Over the last seven months, The 23d Component Maintenance Squadron has gradually implemented the ideas from approximately 20 civilians and Airmen from almost every enlisted rank to better maintain the TF-34 engine used in A-10s. The results speak for themselves. “We have seen our Airmen at all levels react positively to the initiative,” said U.S. Air Force Maj. Michael Irwin, 23d CMS former commander during the CPI event. “The men and women at the Propulsion flight have completely embraced the idea of continuous improvement and they want to be the best! You can feel that excitement every time you visit their facility.”
  • 41st maintainers reach perfection

    When most Airmen on the flightline see aircraft tail number A6773 flying through the sky, they see a typical HH-60G Pave Hawk helicopter. Now because of the hard work from the 41st Helicopter Maintenance Unit, they see a distinct mythical unicorn that hasn’t been seen in 10 years. These Airmen dedicated hundreds of hours of hard work to achieve not one, but three “black letter initials,” a marking of approval on an inspection checklist certifying that the aircraft is not only mission-ready, but it is operationally perfect: zero discrepancies, zero write-ups and zero inspection violations.
  • Medical Airmen dive into rescue training

    Airmen from the 23d Medical Group and the 347th Operation Support Squadron participated in emergency medical technician training, July 31 to Aug. 4, at Moody Air Force Base, Ga. During the five-day refresher training, 23d Medical Group Airmen learned how to perform cardiac arrest management, airway management, hemorrhage control and spinal immobilization. At the end of the course, Airmen were evaluated on their ability to perform medical and trauma patient assessments based on various emergency circumstances.
  • Royal Air Force JTACs integrate with US counterparts

    Members of the United Kingdom’s Royal Air Force recently spent time immersing with the 93d Air Ground Operations Wing at Moody Air Force Base, Ga. The NATO allies visiting were Joint Terminal Attack Controllers tasked with building stronger ties with the 93d AGOW in hopes of future integration opportunities.
  • From NCO to SNCO; Airmen move upward in SNCO induction ceremony

    Team Moody celebrated NCOs who earned the rank of master sergeant at a Senior NCO induction ceremony, July 28, here. Every year NCOs are welcomed into the higher echelon of valor as SNCOs, congratulated by the prestige of officers and enlisted alike.
  • Team Moody gears up for upcoming school year

    Team Moody parents helped approximately 200 children cross off their school supply lists during the Back to School Brigade, July 27, 2017, here. The Back to School Brigade is held to help alleviate the back to school process for Team Moody and their families.
  • CATM prepares Airmen for safe deployment

    Airmen learned to shoot safely to qualify for deployment at the Combat Arms Training and Maintenance range at Moody Air Force Base, Ga., July 25. Airmen getting ready to deploy have to go through CATM four months prior to deploying.
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