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North Las Vegas resident’s dream job takes him to new heights

North Las Vegas resident now part of the elite Thunderbirds team.

Every two years, 12 individuals have the opportunity to be officers of an elite air demonstration squadron known for performing aerobatic formations. This honor comes as part of the U.S. Air Force Air Demonstration Squadron, most commonly known as the Thunderbirds.

Read more in the Las Vegas Review-Journal.

Air Force Thunderbirds’ Line Chief has Really Cool Roots

A woman, who once lived down the street from Santa Claus, is now part of the world famous Thunderbirds at Nellis Air Force Base.

The Thunderbirds team at Nellis Air Force Base is at the top of the world when it comes to showcasing the Air Force’s flying feats. So it makes sense that the team’s line chief is from North Pole, Alaska. 

Read more in the Las Vegas Review-Journal.

Memorial Service for Airman Set

Memorial Service for Airman Set

 

A memorial service will be held Friday for a member of the Air Force recently killed in an accident.

Nellis Air Force Base will host a memorial service at 3 p.m. at the base chapel for Senior Airman Derek Moore. He was killed in a motorcycle accident July 23.

Moore was an electro environmental systems journeyman assigned to the 757th Aircraft Maintenance Squadron.