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Participants in a ruck march challenge receive mentorship from their cadre while performing push-ups at Laughlin Air Force Base, Texas, Oct. 14, 2017.  The ruck was a 10-kilometer march which contained various challenges along the course. (U.S. Air Force photo\Airman 1st Class Daniel Hambor) Laughlin participates in wingman challenge, ruck march

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Second Lt. Matthew Frizzell, 47th Student Squadron student pilot, and Senior Airman Juliana Busque, 47th Flying Training Wing administration technician, are representing a new medical liaison program taking flight at Laughlin Air Force Base, Texas. Busque is a member of the 47th Medical Group who is serving as a link between the medical group and the undergraduate pilot training students, providing them the answers they need during the year long flight course. (U.S. Air Force photo/Airman 1st Class Anne McCready) Laughlin links medics with pilots in training
Throughout the past year, the 47th Medical Group experimented with connecting medics with pilots going through a rigorous 52-week undergraduate training program to streamline medical care and minimize lost training time.
0 10/12
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Default Air Force Logo Patient Portal making appointments easier
Children are in school, errands need running and work still needs tending to. Medical appointments can add to the stress of daily life – but they don’t have to. Patient Portal Secure Messaging, formerly known as MiCare, can help alleviate the pressure an added doctor’s visit could put on a busy schedule by allowing the patient to contact their healthcare provider electronically and over the phone.
0 10/06
2017
Cards with the names of those in Texas who died from domestic violence were passed out with purple flowers at the domestic violence awareness event on Laughlin Air Force Base, Texas, Oct. 2, 2017. According to Casey Molleson, 47th Medical Operations Squadron family advocacy outreach manager, in 2015, the state of Texas saw 157 fatalities due to domestic violence. Team XL gathers to raise awareness for domestic violence
Team XL gathered to support domestic violence awareness on Laughlin Air Force Base, Texas, Oct. 2, 2017. October is Domestic Violence Awareness Month, and Laughlin Family Advocacy is reminding people of the support available to any who find themselves a victim of domestic violence.
0 10/04
2017
Changes to patient travel take effect Laughlin dental creates bright smiles
With the mission of tending to Laughlin’s permanent party Airmen and the constant processing of incoming pilots to the wing’s training program, the 47th Medical Operations Squadron dental flight has a tall order to fill.
0 10/03
2017
Col. Charles Velino, 47th Flying Training Wing commander and Airman Brittany Zipperian, 47th Force Support Squadron apprentice, cut the first slice of cake at the Air Force Ball at Laughlin Air Force Base, Texas, Sept. 30, 2017.  Traditionally, the oldest and youngest attendants to the ball cut the first slice of cake. Air Force Ball held at Laughlin
Laughlin’s Airmen and their family members took to Club XL in mess dresses and evening dresses to celebrate the 2017 Air Force Ball, held Sept. 30. The theme of the ball was the 1940s era, according to Capt. Donald Lewis, the event coordinator, which aimed capture the rich culture and history of airpower for the United States.
0 10/02
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Fabian Fonseca, former 4080th Strategic Reconnaissance Wing armament and electronics for the U-2 Dragon Lady, socializes with 2nd Lt. Leslie Johnston IV, 47th Student Squadron pilot, on the flightline at Laughlin Air Force Base, Texas, Sept. 22, 2017. The 4080th SRW reunions are an opportunity for the Airmen of the 4080th SRW to relate to the Airmen currently stationed at Laughlin. The 4080th Strategic Reconnaissance Wing reunites at Laughlin
Members of the 4080th Strategic Reconnaissance Wing and their spouses returned to Laughlin Air Force Base, Texas, Sept. 22, 2017; the base they were assigned to when the Cuban Missile Crisis was at its height during the 1960s.
0 10/02
2017
The 47th Medical Operations Squadron immunization flight is scheduled to have their first batches of the flu vaccine ready by late October 2017. Flu shots arriving this October for Laughlin
It’s that time of year again when the children are heading back to school, the leaves are falling off the trees, pumpkin spice is drizzled over many coffee lover’s lattes, and garbage cans are filled with used tissues. That’s because it’s also the time for sneezing, coughing and fevers, because flu season is finding its way back onto Laughlin Air Force Base. The flu makes no exceptions for anyone, unless Laughlin’s Airmen make themselves an exception by stopping by the base clinic and getting a flu shot – when they arrive this October.
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Senior Airman Christopher Arnold, 47th Contracting Squadron contracting specialist, was chosen by wing leadership to be the “XLer,” for the week of Sept. 18. The “XLer,” a wing-level award program sponsored by Col. Charles Velino, 47th Flying Training Wing commander, and presented by Col. Michelle Pryor, 47th FTW vice commander, is awarded to those who consistently make outstanding contributions to their unit and Laughlin’s mission. XLer of the Week: Senior Airman Christopher Arnold
Senior Airman Christopher Arnold, 47th Contracting Squadron contracting specialist, was chosen by wing leadership to be the “XLer,” for the week of Sept. 18.
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Specialized Undergraduate Pilot Training Class 17-15 graduates after 52 weeks of training, at Laughlin Air Force Base, Texas, Sept. 29, 2017. Laughlin is the home of the 47th Flying Training Wing, a pilot training base that produces more than 300 military aviators annually. (U.S. Air Force graphic/Airman 1st Class Benjamin N. Valmoja) SUPT Class 17-15 set to graduate
All Laughlin members are invited to attend a graduation ceremony for Specialized Undergraduate Pilot Training Class 17-15, at 10 a.m., here, in Anderson Hall, Sept. 29.
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