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  • Keesler begins recovery operations

    Base officials started assessment and recovery operations Aug. 30 after Hurricane Katrina hit the base Aug. 29. "Initial reports showed drastic damage to the industrial and housing areas," said Maj Ray Mottley, 81st Civil Engineer Squadron commander. "Approximately 50 percent of the base was underwater. The commissary, base exchange and some of
  • Wilford Hall Commander selected for AMSUS award

    Brig. Gen. (Dr.) David G. Young III, 59th Medical Wing commander, has been selected to receive the 2005 John D. Chase Award for Physician Executive Excellence. The Association of Military Surgeons of the United States annual award is presented to a physician in the Army, Navy, Air Force, U.S. Public Health Service or Department of Veterans Affairs
  • Mail service to Keesler AFB suspended

    The United States Postal Service has announced a suspension of express mail service, and standard and periodicals mail acceptance - from any source - to several ZIP Codes in the gulf coast region struck by Hurricane Katrina, including Keesler Air Force Base, Miss. The emergency actions have been taken as a result of "severe facility damage,
  • Air Force holds Industry and Financial Forums on Group II Housing Privatization

    The Air Force's largest single housing privatization project drew strong interest from potential developers and investors during an industry and financial forum Aug. 23-25 in New York City. The forum provided information on Air Education and Training Command's Group II Housing Privatization Project to nearly 250 real estate, property management and
  • Air Force Aid Society establishes nationwide relief fund

    In the aftermath of Hurricane Katrina, the Air Force Aid Society has established a nationwide relief fund to help those Air Force families affected by the hurricane. Donations to the AFAS Hurricane Relief Fund will be accepted directly from individuals, corporations and organizations, both military and civilian. Monetary contributions may be made
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