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INCIRLIK AIR BASE, Turkey -- Airmen with the 10th Tanker Air Force and 39th Air Base Wing commemorated Mustafa Kemal Ataturk?s memorial at 9:05 a.m, Nov. 10, in front of the 10th Tanker headquarters building with a salute as they pass by his statue. This year marks the 68th anniversary of Ataturk?s death.  Ataturk, the founder and first president of the modern Republic of Turkey, set up schools, separated religious affairs from state affairs and granted women equal rights as men. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Patrice Clarke) Ataturk: Father of the Republic of Turkey
About 300 Airmena and families with the 10th Tanker Air Force and 39th Air Base Wing commemorated Mustafa Kemal Ataturk's memorial at 9:05 a.m, Nov. 10, in front of the 10th Tanker headquarters building. This year marked the 68th anniversary of Ataturk's death. Mustafa Kemal Ataturk is the revered founder of the Republic of Turkey and is the
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Default Air Force Logo The Misadventures of Airman Snuffy McDufflebag
I know it's been a while, but things have been crazy around here. First the Dallas Cowboys benched Drew Bledsoe, yea, but then we lost to the Washington Redskins last week on a fluke play, boo. If you voted, the Democrats are back in power in the House of Representatives and had to take Virginia and Montana to win the Senate - they succeeded. Also,
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2006
INCIRLIK AIR BASE, Turkey-- Airman First Class Nolan Palazolla,  39th Security Forces Squadron quarterback, keeps his cool in the pocket as the 39th Logistical Readiness Squadron's defense brings pressure during Inramural flag football playoff action Nov. 7.  SFS came out on top 20-19.  (U. S. Air Force photo by Airman First Class Nathan W. Lipscomb) Watch what you say, look who is in the loser’s bracket
The term "All talk and no action," must have been coined for Intramural Flag Football teams like the 39th Logistics Readiness Squadron and the 728th Air Mobility Squadron. Despite having the two best records in the regular season, and having a bye in the first round, both teams find themselves in the loser's bracket and fighting for their playoff
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2006
Personal responsibility goes hand in hand with risk management. Being responsible for your actions both in public and in private, on and off duty makes it easier for Airmen not to end up in the back of a police car with handcufs on. 
(U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Renae Saylock) Personal Responsibility: A blessing not a burden
The most important thing to remember about personal responsibility is we may not be responsible for all that happens to us, but we are responsible for how we think, feel, and act. When it comes to the Air Force, personal responsibility goes hand-in-hand with integrity first. "Personal responsibility is extremely important to Airmen since it is
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2006
Default Air Force Logo Manage risks as holidays approach
Cooking, decorating and celebrating are all traditions in preparation for holidays and with Thanksgiving Day less than two weeks away this message should get to you just in time. Since 1998, the Consumer Product Safety Commission has reports of 75 incidents that involved fires, flames or burns associated with turkey fryers. Make sure you are
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2006
Default Air Force Logo Drunk, disorderly in the Alley
Due to increase in complaints, the Turkish Jandarma will start enforcing drunk and disorderly and disturbing the peace violations in the Alley. "Basically, the 10th Tanker commander has received numerous complaints about our conduct in the Alley," said Special Agent Donald Nalley, Air Force Office of Special Investigations, Detachment 522. "These
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2006
Staff Sgt. Kevin Hammer (right), an explosive ordnance disposal craftsman with the 39th Civil Engineer Squadron, adjusts the straps on Staff Sgt.Ryan Bobzin's, 39th CES explosive ordnance disposal journeyman, bio suit during a bioenvironmental exercise. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman Nathan Lipscomb) Safety vital component for EOD techs
When thinking of safety in the workplace, hearing protection, goggles and latex gloves may come to mind. Sure, these are acceptable safety precautions for crew chiefs, maintenance back shop workers and even medical technicians, but for people who are playing with explosives all day, using just those items for protection could have explosive
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2006
Mike Averill, 728th Air Mobility Squadron quarterback, drops back to pass the ball while under hot pursuit during a regular season flag-football game here. (Courtesy photo) Trash talking runs high before football playoffs
Incirlik Air Base is raring up for the Intramural Flag Football Playoffs starting Nov. 6. The season has been a tough one with a lot of close calls but the two teams who came out on top in the regular season were the 728th Air Mobility Squadron, ranked second, and the 39th Logistics Readiness Squadron, ranked first. The 39th LRS isn't worried at
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2006
Default Air Force Logo Off-base gas coupons void after New Year
The Turkish Ministry of Foreign Affairs has mandated that as of Jan. 1, all gas coupons will no longer be valid. The gas coupons will be replaced by an electronic chip that will be installed in your vehicle. Each registered MA plated car is eligible to have a chip installed. This chip will then authorize customers to purchase fuel at select
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Default Air Force Logo 2006 Customer Satisfaction Survey
In a continued effort to improve the quality of education the Department of Defense Education Activity provides for base children, the parent's voice is a critical one. How successful has DoDEA been in meeting base children's needs this year and are there areas where they have room for improvement? The parent's opinion is very important to DoDEA
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