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Video from The Pentagon Channel He’s called the “SPAM Czar.” Don Downer, a retired Marine, spends his time packing a can of SPAM and a personal note into each care package he sends to deployed troops. So far he’s sent …
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Video from The Pentagon Channel The Pentagon Channel’s Petty Officer Michael Wilken interviews Ed Salau, a board member from the Airlift Research Foundation. Salau, a U.S. National Guardsman veteran who lost his leg in Iraq, discusses the foundation research in …
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Video provided by U.S. Air Forces Central Public Affairs A North Carolina Air National Guard C-130 Hercules Aircrew from 145th Air Wing out of Charlotte, NC. Made their first airdrop of their deployment rotation to Afghanistan in support of Operation …
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Video from AFN Afghanistan A routine patrol through a remote Afghan village ended up in a platoon of Afghan National Army soldiers and coalition forces crashing the wedding of a local couple. The result? Residents cooperating with the ANA in what …
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By Senior Airman Michael Malarise To read his full story, click here  Senior Airman Michael Malarsie is the Administrator of the Recovering Airman Mentorship Program stationed on Lackland AFB, TX. What is interesting about this one sentence you may ask? …
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