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Federal Tipoffs Involving Alabama Newsletter for Sunday December 01, 2019 ( 15 items )  

2018 Lt. Col. Anthony C. Shine Fighter Pilot Award
MAXWELL AIR FORCE BASE, Alabama, Nov. 26 -- Air University issued the following news: Maj. Jay B. Doerfler, Air Command and Staff College student, won the 2018 Lt. Col. Anthony C. Shine Fighter Pilot Award for his service as squadron assistant director of operations at Hill Air Force Base, Utah, from Jan. 1 through Dec. 31, 2018 on Nov. 18, 2019, at Maxwell Air Force Base, Alabama. The award is presented annually to recognize an Air Force fighter pilot with proven excellence and professionalis  more

Ala. U.S. Attorney: Pickens County Sheriff Sentenced to 18 Months in Prison for Wire Fraud and Tax Charges
BIRMINGHAM, Alabama, Nov. 25 -- The U.S. Attorney for the Northern District of Alabama, Jay E. Town, issued the following news release: A federal judge today sentenced the former sheriff of Pickens County to 18 months in prison for wire fraud and filing false tax returns, announced United States Attorney Jay E. Town, FBI Special Agent in Charge Johnnie Sharp, Jr. and IRS-Criminal Investigations Atlanta Field Division Special Agent in Charge Thomas J. Holloman. United States District Judge Lil  more

Army Security Assistance Command: Hiring Policy Available to All Applicants
REDSTONE ARSENAL, Alabama, Nov. 27 -- The U.S. Army Security Assistance Command issued the following news: For the Security Assistance Command, its greatest asset is its people -- the Soldiers and Civilians who serve as the Army's Face to the World -- executing a Foreign Military Sales process that builds partner capacity in support of Army Readiness. Because people are the center of gravity to achieving USASAC mission priorities, the hiring process is critical to maintaining a workforce that   more

Interior's National Park Service Provides $47.8 Million in Assistance to Communities Impacted by Hurricanes Florence, Michael and Typhoon Yutu
WASHINGTON, Nov. 25 -- The U.S. Department of the Interior issued the following news release: The Department of the Interior's National Park Service today announced $47.8 million in emergency supplemental assistance grants for the recovery and repair of historic resources in areas impacted in 2018 by Hurricanes Florence and Michael, as well as Typhoon Yutu. Communities in Alabama, Florida, Georgia, North Carolina, the Northern Mariana Islands, South Carolina and Virginia will receive funding fo  more

Karbler Confirmed to Lead U.S. Army Space and Missile Defense Command
REDSTONE ARSENAL, Alabama, Nov. 26 -- The Army Space and Missile Defense Command/Army Forces Strategic Command issued the following news: Maj. Gen. Daniel L. Karbler has been confirmed by the U.S. Senate for appointment to the rank of lieutenant general and for assignment as commanding general, U.S. Army Space and Missile Defense Command, Redstone Arsenal, Alabama. The promotion and subsequent Change of Command is currently scheduled for Dec. 6, at Redstone Arsenal. Currently serving as speci  more

Materiel Enterprise Recognizes Employees of the Quarter
REDSTONE ARSENAL, Alabama, Nov. 26 -- The U.S. Army Contracting Command issued the following news: In more than 50 countries around the world, about 114,000 professionals work around the clock to meet the Army readiness mission; engineers, scientist, welders, logisticians, mechanics and administrative professionals to name a few. Only one Army command can boast that its diverse array of professionals work interdependently to "ensure globally dominant land force capabilities" -- that is the Arm  more

Maxwell Air Force Base: 2018 Lt. Col. Anthony C. Shine Fighter Pilot Award
MAXWELL AIR FORCE BASE, Alabama, Nov. 26 -- The U.S. Air Force (42nd Air Base Wing) issued the following news: Maj. Jay B. Doerfler, Air Command and Staff College student, won the 2018 Lt. Col. Anthony C. Shine Fighter Pilot Award for his service as squadron assistant director of operations at Hill Air Force Base, Utah, from Jan. 1 through Dec. 31, 2018 on Nov. 18, 2019, at Maxwell Air Force Base, Alabama. The award is presented annually to recognize an Air Force fighter pilot with proven exce  more

Profession of Arms Center of Excellence Building Up Capacity, Curriculum at Air University
MAXWELL AIR FORCE BASE, Alabama, Nov. 26 -- The U.S. Air Force (42nd Air Base Wing) issued the following news: The Profession of Arms Center of Excellence continues to integrate its mission and personnel into Air University. PACE moved from Joint Base San Antonio-Randolph in July 2019, realigning under AU's Ira C. Eaker Center for Leadership Development. "We're positioning the Eaker Center as the Air Force's go-to source for comprehensive leadership development with top-notch curriculum and i  more

Profession of Arms Center of Excellence Building Up Capacity, Curriculum at Air University
MAXWELL AIR FORCE BASE, Alabama, Nov. 26 -- Air University issued the following news: The Profession of Arms Center of Excellence continues to integrate its mission and personnel into Air University. PACE moved from Joint Base San Antonio-Randolph in July 2019, realigning under AU's Ira C. Eaker Center for Leadership Development. "We're positioning the Eaker Center as the Air Force's go-to source for comprehensive leadership development with top-notch curriculum and instructors," said Col. Te  more

Profession of Arms Center of Excellence Building Up Capacity, Curriculum at Air University
MAXWELL AIR FORCE BASE, Alabama, Nov. 26 -- The U.S. Air Force issued the following news: The Profession of Arms Center of Excellence continues to integrate its mission and personnel into Air University. PACE moved from Joint Base San Antonio-Randolph, Texas, in July 2019, realigning under AU's Ira C. Eaker Center for Leadership Development. "We're positioning the Eaker Center as the Air Force's go-to source for comprehensive leadership development with top-notch curriculum and instructors,"   more

Project Mercury: Building the Cadre of Innovation
MAXWELL AIR FORCE BASE, Alabama, Nov. 25 -- The U.S. Air Force (42nd Air Base Wing) issued the following news: Thirty-five Airmen across Air University and representatives from The Innovatrium--an innovation consulting firm tied to the University of Michigan's Ross School of Business -- gathered at MGMWERX to kick-off Project Mercury. Air University leadership directed planning for Project Mercury to begin last summer as they documented a need, interest and commitment to making AU a center of   more

Project Mercury: Building the Cadre of Innovation
MAXWELL AIR FORCE BASE, Alabama, Nov. 25 -- The U.S. Air Force Air Education and Training Command issued the following news: Thirty-five Airmen across Air University and representatives from The Innovatrium--an innovation consulting firm tied to the University of Michigan's Ross School of Business -- gathered at MGMWERX to kick-off Project Mercury. Air University leadership directed planning for Project Mercury to begin last summer as they documented a need, interest and commitment to making A  more

Project Mercury: Building the Cadre of Innovation
MAXWELL AIR FORCE BASE, Alabama, Nov. 25 -- Air University issued the following news: Thirty-five Airmen across Air University and representatives from The Innovatrium--an innovation consulting firm tied to the University of Michigan's Ross School of Business -- gathered at MGMWERX to kick-off Project Mercury. Air University leadership directed planning for Project Mercury to begin last summer as they documented a need, interest and commitment to making AU a center of gravity for innovation ed  more

SAE Helps Boost Polish Military, Stabilize Region
REDSTONE ARSENAL, Alabama, Nov. 27 -- The U.S. Army Security Assistance Command issued the following news: In support of its security cooperation objectives, the United States recently inked an agreement to sell mobile rocket launchers to one of its staunchest allies. Poland purchased a $411 million foreign military sales total package that includes M142 High Mobility Artillery Rocket Systems, Unitary Guided Multiple Launch Rocket Systems Pods, Army Tactical Missiles Systems Pods, Advanced Fie  more

U.S. Army Space and Missile Defense Command Names Its 2019 Civilians of the Year
REDSTONE ARSENAL, Alabama, Nov. 25 -- The Army Space and Missile Defense Command/Army Forces Strategic Command issued the following news: Three employees have been named Civilians of the Year as they strive to be the best at supporting those defending the high ground. The U.S. Army Space and Missile Defense Command named its 2019 Civilians of the Year: April S. Pellegrino, operations officer, USASMDC Army Space Personnel Development Office, for supporting staff category; Carrie David Campbell,  more