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  • GATE 5: Putting it all back together

    It's finally time to put the pieces back together again.The production process to maintain and overhaul a C-130H in our series on programmed depot maintenance in the 560th Aircraft Maintenance Squadron has steadily progressed since we debuted our first article on Sept. 5.A crew of more than 20

  • 2015 Chief Recognition Ceremony

    The 2015 Chief Recognition Ceremony and dinner will be conducted Feb. 21 at  6 p.m. in the Museum of Aviation Century of Flight Hangar.  A social hour will precede the Ceremony. Chief Master Sergeant Steven Trotter, 78th Air Base Wing's Command Chief, will be the keynote speaker.The event, which is

  • Base clinic moves into 21st century

    A kick-off ceremony outside the clinic Tuesday signaled the start of a $28.9 million renovation project reconfiguring the building, which currently houses ancillary services. "We're going to take this 1967 hospital, and convert it to a 21st century outpatient clinic," said Col. Shari Silverman, 78th

  • Safety Alliance – a continuous journey

    Since the formation of the Robins Air Force Base Alliance last fall, the shared commitment of maintaining a safe and healthy work environment across the base has gained momentum. This joint effort involves the base, the OSHA Atlanta-East Area Office, the American Federal of Government Employees

  • Contracting made simple at PEO R&O

    The 2015 Program Executive Officer Review and Outlook is slated to be conducted March 26, from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the Museum of Aviation.This is a one-day event designed to inform the private sector on portfolio focus areas and acquisition forecasts at Robins necessary to accomplish its mission.The

  • Working together saves lives

    It started out like any other day. Ed Hall, an aircraft mechanic with the 560th Aircraft Maintenance Squadron, had been looking forward to getting off work the afternoon of Dec. 9. He had an important appointment to keep. His son was getting married in January and he was going to be his best man. A

  • CLEANLINESS is next to Flu-less-ness

    The flu has hit Team Robins as well as the surrounding community particularly hard this year.Following are some educational tips from base public health officials to help protect you and your loves.  WASH YOUR HANDSThe most effective way to prevent the spread of flu is with hand washing and by

  • Celebrating Diversity – February is Black History Month

    Black History Month, or National African American History Month, is an annual celebration of achievements by African Americans and a time for recognizing the central role they have played in U.S. history.The story of Black History Month begins in 1915, half a century after the Thirteenth Amendment