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  • Study to focus on Airmen's time

    A team, chartered by Lt. Gen. Richard Newton III, deputy chief of staff for manpower and personnel, will visit 10 Air Force bases to study the numerous strains on Airmen's time in today's resource-constrained environment. "We are at war and (operations) tempo is very high," General Newton said. "I've tasked the A1 (manpower
  • AFPC Airmen help bring life to downtown children's center

    When the Bexar County Family Justice Center opens its new child therapy center Aug. 5, it is only fitting that two big-hearted Airmen will be there to cut the ribbon. Senior Master Sgt. Carianne Melnick and Staff Sgt. Aidaliz Lagueux, both of the Air Force Personnel Center here, remember when the facility was almost bare.
  • Air Force announces captain selections

    The Air Force selected 467 first lieutenants for promotion from 471 officers considered during the Calendar Year 2008A captain selection process. The entire list of promotion selects is posted on the Air Force Personnel Center's officer promotions homepage. The results of the board are as follows: Selection statistics
  • Deployed captain leaves lasting manpower footprint

    When Capt. Jody Palmer arrived at his deployment destination in Southwest Asia, his initial goal was to learn his job quickly, so there would be no drop off in his unit's mission. Earlier this year, he temporarily put aside his duties as a flight commander at the Air Force Manpower Agency's 1st Manpower Requirements
  • Personnel Center announces major upgrade of AFPC Secure

    A new, updated version of AFPC Secure will go live on July 19. All Air Force Personnel Center Secure web applications will be down from 6 a.m. Central Daylight time July 19 until 4 p.m. CDT July 20 to support this changeover. After July 20, users should replace any book-marked links for AFPC Secure with the new links. Air
  • AFoffers incentive pay at Creech

    Air Force officials have authorized assignment incentive pay, or AIP, for Airmen assigned to and performing duty at Creech Air Force Base, Nev., effective immediately. Airmen who meet the eligibility criteria will receive $300 AIP per month for the first 36 months assigned to a Creech AFB unit, and $750 per month for
  • Service demographics offer snapshot of force

    The Air Force Personnel Center here recently published its demographics report offering a snapshot of the service's active-duty and civilian force. This data is current as of June 30 and can also be found at Air Force demographics. Statistics are rounded to the nearest tenth. Active-duty demographics Snapshot of the Air
  • AFPC personnelist named Outstanding Airman of the Year

    With the holiday weekend pending, Master Sgt. Carla Curry thought the mandatory all-call on the front steps of the Air Force Personnel Center here July 3 signified a safety briefing.Little did she know her career was about to change radically, in front of almost 2,600 members of AFPC. "Major General McClain said she wasn't
  • Traditional reservist named first sergeant of the year

    The Air Force has selected Master Sgt. Jeffrey Gray as the winner of the 2008 First Sergeant of the Year award. Sergeant Gray, a traditional Reservist, serves as 1st Sgt., 328th Airlift Squadron, Niagara Falls Air Reserve Station, N.Y. Sergeant Gray meticulously managed and cared for more than 1000 Airmen from 20 remote
  • Air Force names 12 Outstanding Airmen of the Year

    The Air Force has selected its top enlisted members, the 12 Outstanding Airmen of the Year for 2008. An Air Force selection board at the Air Force Personnel Center here considered 33 nominees who represented major commands, direct reporting units, field operating agencies and Air Staff agencies. The board selected the 12