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The US Air Force Could Pick New Army-Mar…

05-01-2017 Hits:308 Guardmount/News

The US Air Force Could Pick New Army-Marine Corps Ride to Guard Missile Field

By: Valerie Insinna, January 4, 2017, Defense News (Photo Credit: Lance Cpl. Austin M. Schlosser/US Marine Corps)

WASHINGTON — The Army and Marine Corps Joint Light Tactical Vehicle could be one option on the table as the Air Force seeks new vehicles for its security forces protecting missile-launch facilities. The service is in the earliest stages of the process, and no decisions have been ...

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Disney has extended the Awesome Disney A…

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Disney has extended the Awesome Disney Armed Forces Salute for 2017, see full details on Disney Armed Forces Salute Page

Armed Forces Salute History

The Walt Disney Company has offered an Armed Forces Salute since 2009. These fantastic Military Discounts have been on both theme park tickets and resort rooms, and have allowed many military families to have a great vacation. In late 2016 it was announced the Disney Armed Forces Salute would continue until 16 December 20...

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Welcome to Washington, DC and the AFSFA …

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Welcome to Washington, DC and the AFSFA 2017 Annual Meeting!

By Joe Rector, Chairman, National Capital-Maryland Chapter

The National Capital-Maryland Chapter and the 11th Security Forces Group are proud to be your hosts for the 2017 Air Force Security Forces Association Annual Meeting. The 2017 meeting will be held 24-27 August 2017 at the Westin-Crystal City, 1800 Jefferson Davis Highway Arlington, Virginia 22202. The hotel is 1 mile from the Ronald Reagan National Airport (D...

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NEWEST SF CHIEF MASTER SERGEANTS ANNOUNC…

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CONGRATULATIONS TO OUR NEWEST SF CHIEF MASTER SERGEANTS ... well done Chiefs!!

 

(name and base)

Rebecca P Bateman, Pentagon        

Kurt D. Black, Hurlburt Field  

Anthony S. Burleson, Dyess            

Danny C. Christ Jr, Kirtland        

Michael F. Daly, JB Langley-Eustis

James A. Forcella, JB Elmendorf-Richardson

Charles W. Guthrie, MacDill        

Michael W. Hayes, Creech          

Michael A. Holland...

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NEWEST SF GROUP & SQUADRON COMMANDER…

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CONGRATULATIONS TO NEWEST SF GROUP & SQUADRON COMMANDERS!

Defenders - congratulations on your selection for Group Command! This is a significant milestone in your careers and for many of you, this represents the first time as senior leaders you will be asked to take off the beret and lead Airmen performing missions outside our core skill set. Continue to be an Ambassador for the Defenders, while building bridges for us with the rest of the Air Force, our joint and coalition partne...

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AFSFA Career Field Artwork Series Goes O…

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AFSFA Career Field Artwork Series Goes On Sale!

 

You can now own a piece of your career field history. AFSFA has commissioned the first in a series of AP, SP, SF history prints, and it is now available through the AFSFA Country Store online https://www.afsfaonline.com/index.php/store/country-store  or by calling 888-250-9876 or 210-277-0448.

The first print, “Air Force Security Police, Proven In Battle,” commemorates the battle and sacrifice by the Security Police of ...

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From the Security Forces Directorate

29-11-2016 Hits:335 Guardmount/News

FROM THE SECURITY FORCES DIRECTORATEby CMSgt Tamala L. Hartz

I am honored by the opportunity to serve our Defenders as the Career Field Manager. I want to publically thank CMSgt Steve White for his help as I transition into what I am sure will be the most challenging assignment of my career. As always there is much to do and finite resources and time to do it in. This is nothing new and with your assistance I am confident we will continue to be the great career field our predecessors ...

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Acknowledging Domestic Terror Threat, Pe…

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Acknowledging Domestic Terror Threat, Pentagon Says Troops, Recruiters Can Carry Concealed Guns

By: Jeffrey Schogol, November 21, 2016 (Photo Credit: Jeff Schogol), Military Times

U.S. military personnel can now request to carry concealed handguns for protection at government facilities, according to new Defense Department directive issued last week in response to a series of deadly shootings over the last seven years.

While service members already were author...

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Goodbye Mica, Thank You

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Goodbye Mica, Thank You

By Tech. Sgt. Javier Cruz, 325th Fighter Wing Public Affairs / Published November 15, 2016

Tyndall Airmen provide a final salute to retired U.S. Air Force Military Working Dog, Mica T204, at the end of her final patrol Nov. 14, 2016 at Tyndall Air Force Base. Mica provided over 4,500 hours of counter-explosive operations and installation protection for more than 45 air assets and 7,000 military, civilian, and retired personnel. (U.S. Air Force ...

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Safeguarding the Airfield: CRG Defenders…

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Safeguarding the Airfield: CRG Defenders Provide Air Base Defense in Northern Iraq

By Staff Sgt. Charles Rivezzo, U.S. Air Forces Central Command Public Affairs / Published November 21, 2016

 

 U.S. Air Force Capt. Scott Hlavin, 821st Contingency Response Group defense force commander, scans the horizon while assisting in a perimeter watch at Qayyarah West Airfield, Iraq, Nov. 17, 2016. The 821st CRG is highly-specialized in training and rapidly deploying personnel to ...

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Chapter Happenings

Current Magazine

SF Magazine Nov-Dec 2016

  • Don't Mess With Mama Bear
  • AFSFA Career Field Artwork Goes On Sale
  • Brig Gen James Shamess 2016 Writing Award
  • SecAF & AFCoS Reduce Additional Duty Burden
  • 2016 Bossier City National Meeting Photos
  • AFSFA 2016 Chapter of the Year Summary

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Mid-Year Meeting
1 April 2017
AFSFA Nat HQ
San Antonio, TX

31st National Meeting
Washington D.C.
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24-27 Aug 2017

32nd National Meeting
Sacramento, CA
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Fall 2018

33rd National Meeting
San Antonio, TX
Fall 2019


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Membership is open to anyone who has served honorably in the Army Air Corps MPs, Air Police, Security Police, or is now serving in the Security Forces career field--or that component of the Air National Guard, Air Force Reserves, IMAs, or DoD police officers. As the only professional organization serving all Air Force Security Forces from all eras and wars, we have membership levels for all whose Bond of the Blue Beret runs strong. See available Memberships.

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