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Airman 1st Class Genique Elliott, a heavy equipment operator assigned to the 28th Civil Engineer Squadron, waits for the firing party to arrive to render military honors during a funeral at Black Hills National Cemetery in Sturgis, S.D., Sept. 26, 2017. Each of the funeral detail’s sequences are planned out before the actual ceremony, which include specific positions acting as for different events. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman Nicolas Z. Erwin) Paying proper respects: Ellsworth Honor Guard lays retirees, veterans to rest
With ice planted across a field of snow, three Airmen bury their hands into the frozen wasteland and at the command of “ready – up,” their rigid hands clasp a triad of M-14 rifles and position them next to their right foot.
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Tech. Sgt. Nelson, portraying a front-line supervisor, argues with his wife Aug. 30, 2017 on Ellsworth Air Force Base Theater group works to close curtains on inter, intrapersonal violence
The darkness retreats as the spotlight pierces the stage. The curtains roll back revealing the actors. They stand amongst their props as if they were not on stage but in the scenario itself. The scene is set and they take their place un-phased by a loud roar of applause before the performance begins.
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Airmen assigned to the 28th Civil Engineer Squadron perform triage and extract “casualties” from a hostile environment during the Prime Base Engineer Emergency Force (BEEF) challenge at Ellsworth Air Force Base, S.D., Aug. 17, 2017 Prime BEEF puts training to the test, proves ready to support worldwide emergencies
Airmen from the 28th Civil Engineer Squadron competed during the 4th annual Prime Base Engineer Emergency Force challenge at Ellsworth AFB, Aug. 17, 2017. Ten teams, consisting of eight-man squads, tested their training and proved they are ready to respond within hours to worldwide emergencies in order to support recovery operations.
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A B-25 thunders skyward off the deck of the USS Hornet. Around 600 miles from Japan mainland, a small fishing boat was spotted and destroyed by the Hornet and its crew. Lt. Col. James Doolittle felt this small boat may have warned Japan, so he ordered the raid to proceed immediately. (U.S. Air Force courtesy photo) Honoring a legacy of 100 years
Bringing the past to the present, honoring 100 years of heritage, the 34th and 37th Bomb Squadrons and associated Aircraft Maintenance Units have always played a significant role in the nation’s defense - a heritage stemming from World War I that has only strengthened over time.
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A B-52 Stratofortress, B-1 Lancer and B-2 Spirit conduct a flyover at Andersen Air Force Base, Guam, Aug.17, 2016. This marks the first time in history that all three of Air Force Global Strike Command's strategic bomber aircraft are simultaneously conducting operations in the U.S. Pacific Command area of operations. The B-1 Lancer, which arrived at Andersen Aug. 6, will replace the B-52 in support of the U.S. Pacific Command Continuous Bomber Presence mission. The CBP bomber swap between the B-1 and B-52 is occurring throughout the month of August as the B-1s return to support this mission for the first time since April 2006. (U.S. Air Force photo by Tech Sgt Richard P. Ebensberger/Released) Raiders in the Pacific, a deeper look
Coming off a successful deployment to the Pacific theater that included a multitude of first-ever accomplishments, Ellsworth Airmen continue to train and deploy at the pace they have maintained for more than a decade. Dispelling a common myth that the B-1’s are “taking a break” as the fleet undergoes the most comprehensive upgrades since its
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Staff Sgt. Daniel Thrower, a musician assigned to Offutt Brass, the brass ensemble of the U.S. Air Force Heartland of America Band, plays his trumpet during a performance at Mount Rushmore, S.D., Feb. 20, 2017. To celebrate President’s Day, members of Offutt Brass played music celebrating America and patriotism. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Anania Tekurio) Offutt Brass celebrates Presidents Day at Mount Rushmore
Staff Sgt. Daniel Thrower, a musician assigned to Offutt Brass, the brass ensemble of the U.S. Air Force Heartland of America Band, plays his trumpet during a performance at Mount Rushmore, S.D., Feb. 20, 2017. To celebrate President’s Day, members of Offutt Brass played music celebrating America and patriotism. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior
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Airman 1st Class John Stumpf, an armorer assigned to the 28th Security Forces Squadron, provides an M9 pistol to Senior Airman Devon Malone, a response force leader assigned to the 28th SFS, in the armory at Ellsworth AFB, S.D., Oct. 25, 2016. Airmen assigned to the 28th SFS on regular day-to day operations are provided with weapons, ammunition, and less-than-lethal equipment such as tasers, radar and radios to assist with protecting the base. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Donald Knechtel) Security Forces, defending the protectors
Editor’s note: This is the first in a series of four articles on the Security Forces Squadron mission here at Ellsworth.ELLSWORTH AIR FORCE BASE, S.D. – A lone figure wearing a dark, midnight-blue beret stands guard at a gate. It’s rush hour at Ellsworth as personnel make their way to their jobs. As the first face they will see that day, he is
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Staff Sgt. Rawlinson Santaella, a crew chief assigned to the 28th Aircraft Maintenance Squadron, competes for a position to be on the All-Air Force Basketball team at Lackland Air Force Base, Texas, Oct. 17, 2016. Athletes selected for specialized training must participate in trial camps which are short in duration, but physically demanding, mentally challenging and highly competitive. (U.S. Air Force photo by Stephan L. Warns) 

Crew chief, shoots for All-Air Force Men's Basketball team
ELLSWORTH AIR FORCE BASE, S.D. – An Ellsworth Airman was recently selected to attend the All-Air Force Men's Basketball team trials for the first time since 2005.Staff Sgt. Rawlinson Santaella, a crew chief assigned to the 28th Aircraft Maintenance Squadron, is competing against 29 other Airmen for a spot on the team during final tryouts held from
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The 2015 General Curtis E. LeMay award winning aircrew from the 37th Bomb Squadron stand next to a B-1 Lancer at Ellsworth Air Force Base, S.D., March 7, 2016. Their success in a bombing mission during Operation Iron Resolve destroyed oil fields supplying income to Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant and won the award for the best bomber crew of 2015. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Denise M. Jenson) Ellsworth B-1 team wins LeMay Award
The desert sun is sleeping, and the cool, night sky is empty above Al Udeid Air Base, Qatar, on Dec. 19, 2015. A B-1 bomber aircrew from the 37th Bomb Squadron from Ellsworth is carrying out their final preparations for a bombing operation. The mission: destroy oil fields that are supporting Al-Raqqa, the sixth largest city in Syria and
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Capt. Megan McDonald, a pediatrician with the 28th Medical Group, performs a check-up on a child at Ellsworth Air Force Base, S.D., Sept. 8, 2016. McDonald graduated from the U.S. Air Force Academy in 2008, and attended medical school at Georgetown University School of Medicine. She later attended pediatric residency training at Dayton Children's Hospital at Wright Patterson Air Force Base, Ohio, the nation's only fully integrated military-civilian residency training program. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Donald C. Knechtel) One milestone at a time, pediatrician takes care of children
ELLSWORTH AIR FORCE BASE, S.D. – As service members here at Ellsworth AFB start families of their own, a dedicated and professional approach to the health and well-being of children is greatly needed. That need has recently been answered with the arrival of Capt. Megan McDonald, a pediatrician with the 28th Medical Group. She provides a unique
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