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  • Nuclear enterprise command chiefs seek to inspire Airmen

    The Air Force's top nuclear enterprise command chiefs came together in a forum at the base theater here Oct. 18, and spoke directly to Team Minot Airmen about the importance of reliability in each of their missions. Chief Master Sgt. Brian S. Hornback, command chief of Air Force Global Strike Command, led the way in explaining the importance each
  • 50th Anniversary of ICBMs celebration brings large crowd

    On Oct. 22, 1962, President John F. Kennedy addressed the United States on "unmistakable evidence" of ballistic missile launch sites and nuclear-capable jet bombers placed in Cuba by the Soviet Union. This address was the first time more than 100 million Americans became aware of what is known today as the Cuban Missile Crisis.During his address,
  • Another year, another SELM test complete for the Mighty Ninety

    Mighty Ninety Airmen conducted a Simulated Electronic Launch-Minuteman test, also known as a SELM here, Sept. 25-27.Air Force Global Strike Command conducts SELM tests twice yearly to evaluate the readiness of Minuteman III ICBM forces, in support of its mission to provide a safe, secure and effective nuclear deterrent force for the President of
  • Aging vehicle fleet gets new wheels

    Malmstrom Air Force Base has gained 76 new 2012 Up-Armored High-Mobility Multipurpose Wheeled Vehicles, commonly known as Up-Armored Humvees, containing many new systems to upgrade the old ones. These new vehicles started to be utilized this past week and will continue throughout the next few months until all of them are mission ready.The new
  • Malmstrom celebrates National Preparedness Month

    Malmstrom Air Force Base's Emergency Management Unit is teaming up with the Red Cross to hold an informational fair at the Exchange throughout the month of September in celebration of National Preparedness Month."The whole concept of National Preparedness Month is being prepared for anything whether that is natural disasters, man-made
  • 2012 CFC kicks off

    The 2012 Minot Air Force Base Combined Federal Campaign began Sept. 6 and is scheduled to run until Oct. 11. This year, Team Minot's campaign goal is $155,000.Established in 1961, the CFC is the world's largest and most successful workplace charity campaign, with more than 200 CFC campaigns throughout the country and internationally. The program
  • 90th SFS ensures safe holiday weekend

    While Wyoming and Colorado police forces were cracking down on individuals driving under the influence of alcohol, members of the 90th Security Forces Squadron were doing their own part to ensure Mighty Ninety Airmen enjoyed a safe Labor Day weekend.A safety checkpoint was established in the outbound lane of Gate 1, Aug. 31, between the hours of 10
  • Norwegian chief of defense defines global stability

    General Harald Sunde, Chief of Defense of Norway, visited Team Minot to observe the nuclear deterrence mission, Aug 15. The general said he did not hesitate to accept the opportunity to meet with Airmen when asked by someone at the Pentagon if he was interested in making the trip here."As the chief of defense for my nation I wanted to personally