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1st Lt. Shawn Burnside, Missile Combat Crew Commander with the 91st Missile Wing at Minot AFB, N.D., shared his experiences fighting cancer while training and competing in the third-annual Global Strike Challenge. (U.S. Air Force photo/Joseph Murray) (RELEASED) Minot missileer fights for more than top honors during annual Global Strike Challenge
As a previous Global Strike Challenge competitor, Minot Air Force Base, N.D., missileer 1st Lt. Shawn Burnside is no stranger to facing challenges. However, this year brought a challenge the 91st Missile Wing member wasn't expecting to face - cancer.During the 2011 competition, which recognizes the "best of the best" among Air Force Global Strike
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(U.S. Air Force graphic/Corey Parrish) Air Force leaders issue Veterans Day message
Secretary of the Air Force Michael Donley, Air Force Chief of Staff Gen. Mark A. Welsh III and Chief Master Sgt. of the Air Force James Roy send the following Veterans Day message to the Airmen of the U.S. Air Force:"Our Air Force's success is founded in the sacrifice of generations who served before. This Veterans Day, we honor and thank more than
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BARKSDALE AIR FORCE BASE, La. - The 91st Missile Wing, Minot AFB, N.D., was awarded the Blanchard Trophy for Best Intercontinental Ballistic Missile Wing during the Global Strike Challenge score posting at Barksdale AFB, La., Nov. 7. Global Strike Challenge is an amalgam of the best of the historic bomb competition and the former missile competition held under previous major commands that owned the missile and bomber missions at the time. (U.S. Air Force photo/Airman 1st Class Joseph A. Pagán Jr.)(RELEASED) Command announces Global Strike Challenge scores
Air Force Global Strike Command announced the winners of the third-annual Global Strike Challenge during a score posting event here Nov. 7. The 509th Bomb Wing at Whiteman Air Force Base, Mo., won the Fairchild Trophy for the Best Bomb Wing, while the 91st Missile Wing at Minot AFB, N.D., won the Blanchard Trophy for the best ICBM Wing. This is the
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Deputy Secretary of Defense Ashton B. Carter speaks to Airmen at Minot Air Force Base, N.D., Nov 2, 2012.  Carter thanked them for their hard and dedicated work. (DoD photo by Erin A. Kirk-Cuomo) Deputy SecDef visits Minot
The Deputy Secretary of Defense, Dr. Ashton B. Carter, visited Minot Air Force Base here Nov. 2.Carter came to Minot AFB to be briefed on the base's capabilities and to speak to the Airmen on base.During Carter's visit, he received briefings on B-52 and intercontinental ballistic missile readiness capabilities at Minot AFB. Leadership from both the
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Default Air Force Logo AFGSC commander visits Team Malmstrom
Lt. Gen. James Kowalski, Air Force Global Strike Command commander, visited Malmstrom Air Force Base to meet with Airmen serving in support of the nuclear deterrence mission on Oct. 28 to 30. Kowalski began his three-day visit with civic leaders of Montana including Great Falls Chamber Executive Board members, the Military Affairs Committee, and
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Members of the 91st Missile Security Forces Squadron, Tactical Response Force team, brief a group of congressional staff members on their mission duties in support of the deterrence mission here, Oct. 25. The congressional staff visit was aimed at better acquainting the group on the essentialness of the Team Minot mission. Congressional staff members get a glimpse of the Team Minot mission

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Chief Master Sgt. Frank Fidani, 341st Missile Wing command chief, his wife Ellen, and their two children Massimo, 9, and Francesca, 6, post for a photo overlooking Sluice Boxes State Park near Neihart. Fidani is Malmstrom’s newest command chief and assumed the position in August. (U.S. Air Force courtesy photo) Meet the 341st Missile Wing command chief
This past August, a new leader joined Team Malmstrom to serve as the 341st Missile Wing command chief. Bringing with him a positive attitude to lead the enlisted members of Wing One, Chief Master Sgt. Frank Fidani couldn't be more excited to call Malmstrom Air Force Base his new home. "I'm incredibly excited to be here," Fidani said. "In the short
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Default Air Force Logo SAC during the 13 Days of the Cuban Missile Crisis
The year 1962 was a year full of noteworthy events; John Glenn orbited the earth, South Africa jailed Nelson Mandela, Marilyn Monroe passed away and Dr. No became the first in the series of James Bond movies. It was also the year that the world's two largest superpowers clashed in a nuclear standoff. Twenty-twelve is the Year of the B-52, but this
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Airmen 1st Class Owen Erickson, 790th Missile Security Forces Squadron, peers from under a Humvee looking for the opposition forces during Road Warrior X, a training exercise conducted by the 620th Ground Combat Training Squadron at Camp Guernsey, Wyo., Oct. 19. (U.S. Air Force photo by R.J. Oriez) 790th MSFS defenders take on 10th annual Road Warrior Challenge

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Alpha Missile Alert Facility in the 341st Space Wing's missile complex, circa 1963.  Alpha is part of the 10th Missile Squadron, brought on alert in 1961.  The Minuteman I missiles  in the 10th MS were President Kennedy's "Ace in the Hole" during the Cuban Missile Crisis Life Extension Programs send missiles into the future
Fifty years ago, the first Minuteman III Intercontinental Ballistic Missiles were deployed to the missile fields in support of the strategic deterrence mission. Five decades later, these missiles are still in place, providing safe, secure and effective strategic nuclear deterrence.Since it first deployed, a number of state-of-the-art improvements
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