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DOD kicks off 5G dynamic spectrum sharing experimentation at Hill Air Force Base
The successful deployment of a private 5G cellular network at Hill Air Force Base, Utah, will evaluate the technical feasibility, methodologies, and utility of spectrum sharing and coexistence with diverse 5G networks in a band of vital importance to commercial industry.
Dec. 3, 2021 - The Department of Defense hosted a ribbon-cutting ceremony to commemorate the successful deployment of a private 5G cellular network at Hill Air Force Base, Utah, Dec. 2, 2021. The project will evaluate the technical...

DLIELC holds Democratic Republic of Congo promotion ceremony
Col. Joseph Schaefer (third from left), DLIELC commandant, joins promotees from the Democratic Republic from Congo on stage after their ceremony at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland Nov. 2.  From left are: Lt. Col. Kodiango Gangama, Col. Mutombo Basaya, Schaefer, Col. Kany Wa Bahizi, Lt. Kabanda Kasongo, and Lt. Muhemedi Numbi. (U.S. Air Force photo by Spencer Berry)
Dec. 3, 2021 - In a unique and unprecedented ceremony, five military members from the Democratic Republic of Congo were promoted Nov. 2 at the Defense Language Institute English Language Center at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland...

Feedback Fridays
Feedback Fridays is a weekly forum that aims to connect the 502d Air Base Wing with members of the Joint Base San Antonio community. Questions are collected during commander’s calls, town hall meetings and throughout the week.
Dec. 3, 2021 - If you have a question or concern, please send an email to using the subject line “Feedback Fridays.” Questions will be further researched and published as information becomes available...

Civil Air Patrol celebrates 80th anniversary
CAP Celebrates 80th Anniversary
Dec. 2, 2021 - Civil Air Patrol members throughout the United States and in overseas squadrons are celebrating the organization’s commitment to community service today — a commitment that began Dec. 1, 1941, and has continued for 80 years...

Check out latest TRICARE For Life podcast series
TRICARE launched a new podcast series about TRICARE For Life (TFL). If you're a retired service member or have eligible family members who will turn 65 soon, tune in to the TRICARE podcast for helpful information about TFL and how it works.
Dec. 2, 2021 - Have questions about TRICARE For Life? The “Get to Know TRICARE” podcast just launched a new series, called “Getting the Care You Need With TRICARE For Life.” Like the “TRICARE For Life 101” series, this new series will...

Air Force selects Airmen, Guardians for promotion in 21E9, 21S9, 22S8 cycles; lists post Dec. 9
Department of the Air Force officials selected 505 senior master sergeants for promotion to chief master sergeant in the 21E9 promotion cycle. Space Force officials selected 10 senior master sergeants and 37 master sergeants for promotion in the United States Space Force 21S9 and 22S8 promotion cycles. The promotion lists will post Dec. 9th. (U.S. Air Force graphic by Staff Sgt. Kiana Pearson)
Dec. 2, 2021 - Department of the Air Force officials selected 505 Air Force senior master sergeants for promotion to chief master sergeant out of 2,775 eligible for a selection rate of 18.19% in the 21E9 promotion cycle, which includes...

Electromagnetic spectrum superiority vital to security, according to DOD chief information officer
Kelly Fletcher, performing the duties of the chief information officer, speaks at the Association of Old Crows 58th Annual Symposium and Convention at the Walter E. Washington Convention Center in Washington, D.C., Dec. 1, 2021.
Dec. 2, 2021 - For decades, the United States has had electromagnetic spectrum superiority over adversaries in all domains. But that superiority can no longer be taken for granted, according to a Defense Department official...
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