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Photo: 2nd Lt. Samantha Morrison competes in the bike portion of the Ironman World Championships in Kailua-Kona, Hawaii, April 21, 2012. (Courtesy Photo)

Recent Academy grad 2nd Lt. Samantha Morrison, a competitive triathlete representing the Air Force, is now the DOD’s top women’s triathlete.
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Cicely Verstein didn’t plan on breaking any new ground when she enlisted in the Army, but the job she selected at the recruiting station has thrust her into the military spotlight. At age 21, Verstein will be the first female …
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Lt. Cmdr. Matthew Pescador, officer in charge of training at Shindand Air Base, Afghanistan, congratulates nine Afghan Air Force students after passing the first milestone in their journey to becoming qualified pilots.  Through the training, future Afghan pilots get the language …
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A graduate of the U.S. Air Force Academy, Lt. Col. Nicole Malachowski has flown the F-15E as a member of five different fighter squadrons since 1999.  Here, she shares her experience as the first female Thunderbird pilot, serving as a White House …
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From DMA Navy “When I’m getting ready to dive I’m nervous, I’m excited, my heart starts racing and I just hope the weather and water is cooperating with us,” said Chief Petty Officer Lynn Rodriguez. Rodriguez is a Navy construction …
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