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President Woodrow Wilson requests a declaration of war from Congress April 2, 1917. (Robins Air Force Base History Office supplied photo) This Week in History: U.S. declares war on Germany
One hundred years ago, on April 6, 1917, the U.S. House of Representatives approved President Woodrow Wilson’s declaration of war articles by a vote of 373 to 50.  Two days earlier the U.S. Senate had voted 82 to 6 to declare war against Germany.  When the President signed declaration bill, America formally entered World War I. When World War I
0 4/06
2017
(U.S. Air Force graphic) AFMC promotes social fitness through spring Wingman Day
WRIGHT-PATTERSON AIR FORCE BASE, Ohio -- Wingman Day remains a tradition in the Air Force community and supports a culture of caring and commitment to each and every Airman. It reinforces the Air Force wingman concept as the foundation to build resilient Airmen. On Wingmen Day and every day, we encourage you to pause, appreciate each other, and
0 4/03
2017
The “Put your hands together ...” feature is a monthly installment to the Robins  Rev-Up. Due to the overwhelming number of awards people at Robins receive, we just aren’t able to cover them all. This feature is our way of ensuring we give credit where we can. PYHT will run in the last issue each month. To have an award included in the feature, submit a brief write up of the award and the people who have earned it. Photos may be submitted, but space is limited. Submissions should be sent as a word document; photos should be .jpegs to 78ABW.pa.office@us.af.mil. 
For more information, contact Geoff Janes at vance.janes @us.af.mil or  by phone at 468-6386. (U.S. Air Force graphic/Geoff Janes
Put Your Hands Together ...
The “Put your hands together ...” feature is a  monthly installment to the Robins  Rev-Up.  Due to the overwhelming number of awards people at Robins receive, we just aren’t able to cover them all. This feature is our way of ensuring we give credit where we can. PYHT will run in the last issue each month.  To have an award included in the feature,
0 3/31
2017
Lt. Gen. John Thompson, Air Force Life Cycle Management Center commander, speaks to a packed crowd during the Program Executive Officer Review and Outlook at the Museum of Aviation, March 23. (U.S. Air Force photo by RAYMOND CRAYTON, JR.) 
The Road Ahead: AF Leaders discuss path to partnering with industry
This year’s Program Executive Officer Review and Outlook was about providing industry with the information needed to help them be competitive and innovative when seeking to partner with the government. Lt. Gen. Lee Levy II, and Lt. Gen. John Thompson – Air Force Sustainment Center and Air Force Life Cycle Management Center commanders respectively –
0 3/31
2017
Atlanta Braves Chaplain Jay McSwain speaks during this year’s Clergy Summit at the Museum of Aviation March 16.  The summit is in support of an enduring cooperative between the Robins Air Force Base chaplains and community faith-based organizations aimed at improving the spiritual resiliency of the installation’s military and civilian airmen and identifying readily available resources for spiritual care. (U.S. Air Force photos by Raymond Crayton, Jr.) Robins Chaplains host Clergy Summit
Atlanta Braves Chaplain Jay McSwain speaks during this year’s Clergy Summit at the Museum of Aviation March 16. The summit is in support of an enduring cooperative between the Robins Air Force Base chaplains and community faith-based organizations aimed at improving the spiritual resiliency of the installation’s military and civilian airmen and
0 3/31
2017
Senior Master Sgt. Todd Wylie, 339th Flight Test Squadron C-5 flight engineer, performs pre-flight checks to a C-5M Super Galaxy March 29, 2017, at Robins Air Force Base, Ga. Wylie has been with the squadron for eight years. (U.S. Air Force photo by Jamal D. Sutter) Engineers keep C-5 flight ready

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2017
Lt. Gen. Maryanne Miller, the chief of Air Force Reserve and commander of Air Force Reserve Command, discusses her top priorities for the Air Force Reserve during a House Armed Services Committee hearing on Capitol Hill, March 22, 2017. During the event, Miller, alongside leaders from the active Air Force and Air National Guard, discussed issues facing the Air Force with members of Congress. (U.S. Air Force photo/Tech. Sgt. Kat Justen) Miller Testifies at HASC Readiness Hearing
Senior Air Force leaders were on Capitol Hill March 22 to testify and answer questions about top-priority readiness needs and challenges facing the Air Force. Chairman Joe Wilson (R-South Carolina), Rep. Madeleine Bordallo (D-Guam) and other members of Congress heard testimony during the House Armed Services Committee’s Readiness Subcommittee
0 3/28
2017
(U.S. Air Force graphic) AFAF campaign begins Monday
The Robins Air Force Base 2016 Air Force Assistance Fund campaign begins Monday and runs through May 5. This year’s six-week campaign includes an installation goal of $75,522, with the theme of “Airmen Helping Airmen.” The annual effort raises funds to provide support throughout the Air Force family, to include assistance with emergency needs,
0 3/23
2017
The Air Force Materiel Command Accident Investigation Board determines a contractor maintenance depot was the cause of damaged to an E-8C Joint Surveillance Target Attack Radar System aircraft. (U.S. Air Force photo) Accident Investigation Board determines maintenance error damaged JSTARS aircraft
WRIGHT-PATTERSON AIR FORCE BASE, OHIO -- Drain holes in the radome of an E-8C Joint Surveillance Target Attack Radar System (JSTARS) aircraft were left covered after depot maintenance allowing water to accumulate and damage some of the aircraft's electrical systems, according to a recently released Air Force Materiel Command Accident Investigation
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2017
HQ AFMC Command Chaplain Social Connections, Get Connected-Stay Connected
WRIGHT-PATTERSON AFB, Ohio -- Comprehensive Airman Fitness defines “Social Fitness” as the ability to engage in healthy social networks that promote overall well-being and optimal performance. We have often heard that resilience essentially means the ability for one to bounce back from challenges and adversity. Often times we primarily focus on
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2017
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