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A launch facility operated by Malmstrom Air Force Base is shown April 13, 2017. The 583rd Missile Maintenance Squadron, part of Air Force Materiel Command, completed programmed depot maintenance on a launch facility at Malmstrom, a first-ever for the intercontinental ballistic missile weapons system. (U.S. Air Force photo/Staff Sgt. Delia Marchick) Malmstrom completes first ICBM programmed depot maintenance
The 583rd Missile Maintenance Squadron, part of Air Force Materiel Command, completed programmed depot maintenance on a launch facility at Malmstrom, a first-ever for the intercontinental ballistic missile weapons system.Depot maintenance is a comprehensive level of preventative maintenance consisting of a complete overhaul of parts in order to
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2017
Staff Sgt. Jonathan Kitts, 741st Missile Security Forces Squadron Tactical Response Force flying program manager, center, trains Senior Airmen Brandon Cooper, left, and Leif Olson, 741st MSFS Convoy Response Force defenders, on joint fires observer basics May 8, 2017, at Malmstrom Air Force Base, Mont. CRF Airmen ensure the secure transportation of the base’s nuclear assets to help the weapons safely arrive at their destination. (U.S. Air Force photo/Airman 1st Class Daniel Brosam) TRF, CRF conduct joint fires observer training
Airmen from Malmstrom’s tactical response force conducted their first joint fires observer helicopter training with convoy response force Airmen from the 741st Missile Security Forces Squadron May 8, 2017.Joint fires observer training consists of Airmen traveling to Fort Sill, Oklahoma, for two weeks to learn to communicate over radios, assess
0 5/09
2017
An unarmed Minuteman III intercontinental ballistic missile launches during an operational test at 12:02 a.m. Pacific Daylight Time Wednesday, May 3, 2017, at Vandenberg Air Force Base, Calif. (U.S. Air Force photo by 2nd Lt. William Collette) MALMSTROM TESTS MINUTEMAN III MISSILE WITH LAUNCH FROM VANDENBERG
A team of Air Force Global Strike Command Airmen from the 341st Missile Wing at Malmstrom Air Force Base, Montana, launched an unarmed Minuteman III intercontinental ballistic missile equipped with a single test reentry vehicle May 3 at 12:02 a.m. Pacific Daylight Time from Vandenberg Air Force Base, California.
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2017
A UH-1N Iroquois from the 54th Helicopter Squadron flies over Minot Air Force Base’s missile complex, N.D., Jan. 25, 2017. The purpose of the flight was to perform training maneuvers and complete a security sweep of 91st Missile Wing launch facilities.  The 54th HS’s fleet is critical in providing support to 91st MW Airmen and assets in the missile complex. (U.S. Air Force photo/Airman 1st Class J.T. Armstrong) 54th HS safeguards the missile complex
Two UH-1N Iroquois from the 54th Helicopter Squadron fly over Minot Air Force Base’s missile complex, N.D., Jan. 25, 2017. The purpose of the flight was to perform training maneuvers and complete a security sweep of 91st Missile Wing launch facilities. The 54th HS’s fleet is critical in providing support to 91st MW Airmen and assets in the missile
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2017
Default Air Force Logo Eye in the Sky: Special Missions Aviators
When a UH-1N Iroquois assigned to the 54th Helicopter Squadron at Minot Air Force Base, North Dakota leaves the ground, it takes more than just a pilot and copilot to keep the aircrew and aircraft safe.Special missions aviators are essential to accomplishing this mission. Before the aircraft leaves the ground, they thoroughly run through their
0 10/26
2016
U.S. Air Force Maj. Joseph Shannon III, the 90th Operations Support Squadron assistant director of operations of weapons and tactics, tours the retired Oscar-1 missile alert facility at Whiteman Air Force Base, Mo., April 14, 2016. Members of the 90th Missile Wing visited Whiteman for a week as part of the Bomber Missile Exchange Course, which allows the organizations to learn from each other through scheduled visits. Partners in deterrence: “Sister base” Airmen visit Whiteman
Members of the 90th Missile Wing (MW) at F.E. Warren Air Force Base (AFB), Wyoming, visited Whiteman AFB, Missouri, to observe how the 509th and 131st Bomb Wings (BW) execute vital strategic deterrence missions on a day-to-day basis and during heightened-alert operations.
0 4/27
2016
2nd Lt. Alexandra Rea, 490th Missile Squadron ICBM combat crew deputy director, left, and 1st Lt. Elizabeth Guidara, 12th Missile Squadron combat crew deputy director, perform training at the Malmstrom Air Force Base, Mont. Building 500 Missile Procedures Trainer March, 21, 2016. In honor of Women’s History Month, 90 female missileers based out of Minot Air Force Base, North Dakota, F.E. Warren AFB, Wyoming and Malmstrom AFB, Montana, will complete a 24-hour alert. In addition, B-52 aircrews from Minot and Barksdale AFB, Louisiana will participate by fielding all-female flight crews. (U.S. Air Force photo/Airman Collin Schmidt) 90 female missileers, B-52 aircrews make US Air Force history
For the first time since its inception, the U.S. Air Force will have the capability to break historic ground by fielding all women missile and aircrews to complete the mission of keeping America’s citizens safe and our nation’s enemies at bay.
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2016
Col. Trevor Flint, 90th Maintenance Group commander, and Maj. Jacquie Sartori, 790th Maintenance Squadron commander, furl the recently inactivated 90th Maintenance Operations Squadron guidon Jan. 17, 2016, in the 90th MXG Maintenance High Bay on F.E. Warren Air Force Base, Wyo. The 90th MOS was redesignated to the 790th MXS. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Jason Wiese) 790th MXS holds name-change ceremony
 Commanders and Airmen of the 90th Maintenance Group gathered Jan. 27 to ceremoniously mark the deactivation of one squadron and the immediate activation of another as the 90th Maintenance Operations Squadron was redesignated to the 790th Maintenance Squadron."The inactivation of the 90th MOS was actually effective as of [Sept. 30, 2015]," said
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2016
Col. Stephen Kravitsky, 90th Missile Wing commander, and Col. Hans Ritschard, 90th Medical Group commander, pose with safety gear and sledgehammers prior to a wall-breaking ceremony in the 90th MDG Medical Treatment Facility Jan. 19, 2015, on F.E. Warren Air Force Base, Wyo. The ceremony brought Airmen and community partners together to celebrate the upcoming construction project, which will rearrange the MTF’s layout. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Malcolm Mayfield) 90th MW, MDG commanders break wall for MTF construction project
The 90th Missile Wing and 90th Medical Group commanders made the ceremonial first sledgehammer blows Jan. 19, to a wall in the 90th MDG Medical Treatment Facility signifying the beginning of a construction project to expand the MTF. Col. Stephen Kravitsky, 90th MW commander, and Col. Hans Ritschard, 90th MDG commander, struck the wall in the MTF in
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2016
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