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Navy Pilots Educate, Inspire Texas A&M NROTC Students in College Station

Story by 1LT Pawel Puczko on 03/07/2019 Approximately 200 Texas A&M University Navy ROTC students got a firsthand look at Navy aircraft during a static display event at Easterwood Airport in College Station, March 5. Aircraft from across the U.S. flew in to support the event, which gave students a
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Fighting Saints Hold Change of Command

Fighting Saints Hold Change of Command By LT Matt Gottschalk, VFC-13 Public Affairs The "Saints" of Fighter Squadron Composite (VFC) 13 held an aerial change of command ceremony in the sky above Naval Air Station Fallon January 31. Cmdr. Andrew Craig relieved Cmdr. Brandon Harjer as commanding officer. The ceremony
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Chief of Naval Air Training Reserve Component Holds Change of Command at National Naval Aviation Museum

Story by LT Michelle Tucker on 01/26/2019 Chief of Naval Air Training (CNATRA) Reserve Component held a change of command ceremony at the National Naval Aviation Museum at Naval Air Station Pensacola, Florida, Jan. 25. Capt. William L. "Wilbur" Angermann relieved Capt. Robert T. "Sideshow" Carretta as commanding officer during
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Navy Flight Demonstration Squadron Pilot Makes Emergency Landing at NAF El Centro

Story by LT Michelle Tucker on 01/22/2019 A pilot attached to the U.S. Navy Flight Demonstration Squadron, the Blue Angels, made an emergency landing at Naval Air Facility El Centro, California, Jan. 22, with no injuries. The mishap occurred when the F/A-18 Hornet's main landing gear did not extend o
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Secretary of the Navy Experiences Naval Air Training's High-Velocity Learning in South Texas

Story by LT Michelle Tucker on 01/11/2019 Secretary of the Navy Richard V. Spencer got a first-hand look at how the Navy trains aviators during a visit to Naval Air Stations Corpus Christi and Kingsville, Texas, Jan. 9-10. Spencer met with Chief of Naval Air Training (CNATRA) staff, student naval
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Gainesville Naval Flight Officer presented Wings of Gold After 50 Years

By Midshipman Jennifer Fillebrown, University of Florida Navy ROTC Almost 50 years late, a former Navy officer was pinned with his "Wings of Gold" and presented his official certificate designating him as a naval flight officer (NFO). Willard Ray Kesling, PhD, a former Navy lieutenant and presently the director of
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Military Dog Tag inspired Navy Veteran's Collection

By HM1 (SW/AW) Paul A. Trusdell, for Naval Health Clinic Corpus Christi Public Affairs CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas (Nov. 21, 2018) An old military dog tag on sale at a Corpus Christi, Texas antique shop inspired a Navy veteran's passion for history and a sense of duty to those who have
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DOD units supporting DHS along southwest border

Story by MSgt Joe Laws on 10/31/2018 PRESS RELEASE 18 10-003 Oct. 31, 2018 DOD units supporting DHS along southwest border PETERSON AIR FORCE BASE, Colo. The Department of Homeland Security has requested the Department of Defense to provide a range of assistance, including planning, engineering, transportation, logistics and medical
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CIWT Det. Goodfellow Sailors Honor Navy Pilot Killed During Vietnam War

SAN ANGELO, Texas Sailors from commands in Texas came together to honor Cmdr. Charles Goodwin at the Texas State Veterans Cemetery at Abilene, Oct. 12. The Sailors were from the Center for Information Warfare Training (CIWT) Det. Goodfellow, Center for Naval Aviation Technical Training Unit Lemoore Learning Site Goodfellow, Training
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Texas army reserve unit takes to bay, performs water operations training at NASCC, CCAD

Story by Quentin Johnson on 09/26/2018 CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas Once again, U.S. Army Reserve Soldiers took to the Corpus Christi Bay to conduct training for real world water operations early September 2018. More than 40 Soldiers with the 288th Quartermaster Company, 373rd Combat Sustainment Support Battalion, Victoria, Texas, set their
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NHCCC corpsman to White House Medical Unit

Story by William Love on 09/18/2018 CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas (Sept. 18, 2018) -- Navy Petty Officer 1st Class (Fleet Marine Force) Toan T. Tran, a Navy hospital corpsman at Naval Health Clinic Corpus Christi, transferred to begin a three-year assignment at the White House Medical Unit (WHMU). He was the
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