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  • Happy holidays

    The holidays are a time of giving. Some families don't have the luxury of getting gifts, but for one Panama City family, a kind gesture from complete strangers helped in many ways.Members of the 325th Aircraft Maintenance Squadron holiday party committee had plenty left to give after their holiday party, so that is what they did."We were fortunate
  • Fallen, yet still alive

    Remembering, honoring and teaching is Wreath Across Americas' mission in paying respect to veterans who have fallen. Even a simple gesture of visiting the graveyard veterans now rest upon can say something of how American heroes are appreciated by current and past military members and their families.Every year Wreaths Across America sponsors a
  • Train together, fight together

    It takes more than one military branch to defend America's freedoms. Joint tactics play a key role in warfighting missions today. U.S. Marines from Marine Fighter Attack Squadron (VMFA) 232, Marine Corps Air Station Miramar, Cali., spent time at Tyndall testing their weapons during a Weapons Systems Evaluation Program with the 53rd Weapons
  • Helping families of deployed Airmen

    The holidays are rapidly approaching. For most people that means joyous times with family, but for many members of Team Tyndall, a part of their family is missing.Tyndall recently deployed more than 200 Airmen to serve their country, leaving family and loved ones behind. This can seem like an overwhelming task but the Airman and Family Readiness
  • The room is all yours

    Remembrance is brought in different ways, whether it's a birthday, an anniversary or even a room dedication to someone that will never be forgotten.On Nov. 7, the 43rd Fighter Squadron dedicated their Heritage Room to Col. Michael "Bam Bam" P. Stapleton, who commanded the squadron from 2004 through 2006."When we name a heritage room in someone's
  • Challenge accepted

    The challenge was issued. Both parties shook hands. Both Airmen knew the road ahead would be long and tiring, but with unwavering determination neither yielded to the task.Two Airmen competed to see who could run the most miles during the month of October. When the month ended, more than 400 miles were ran combined. It was a close battle but in the
  • Meet the 325th TRSS commander: Lt. Col. Matthew Zamiska

    During days of impressionable youth, people can find their inspiration for a career in many places, even on the silver screen.This was the case for a young man who grew up to be the 325th Training Support Squadron commander."Growing up I wanted to be an astronaut," Zamiska said. "While watching a popular pilot movie that came out in 1986, my eyes
  • 'Mission complete'- Tyndall Airmen close out last EOD Afghan operation

    After Air Force explosive ordnance disposal officials reported mission accomplished for Operation Enduring Freedom Sept. 3, the last EOD flight, containing two Tyndall Airmen, is now home from Afghanistan.Exactly 13 years after the tragic attacks on Sept 11, 2001, Staff Sgt. James Hendel, 325th Civil Engineer Squadron EOD craftsman, and Staff Sgt.
  • Black Eye Campaign raises awareness of domestic violence

    The 325th Medical Operations Squadron conducted the Black Eye Campaign Oct. 1 to increase domestic violence awareness to coincide with October being domestic violence awareness month.All active duty members and DoD civilians, including contractors, are mandated by AFI 40-301 to report all suspected cases of intimate partner violence and child abuse
  • Once small squadron, one big mission

    The Air Force has a mission to fly, fight and win. To carry out that mission, the people at the 83rd Fighter Weapons Squadron ensure the weapons the Air Force uses remain effective.The 83rd FWS, with only 70 members, conducts the Air Force Air-to-Air Weapon System Evaluation Program. They evaluate the total air-to-air weapons systems, including