Wright-Patterson Air Force Base

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6:54 am
Thu July 17, 2014

New Commander For Wright-Patt Takes Over Amid Possible Job Losses

Wright-Patterson Air Force Base will lose 370 jobs under a force reorganization plan. U.S. Air Force officials say the jobs will be slashed from the Air Force Materiel Command and other units. 

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12:31 pm
Thu January 23, 2014

Air Force One Staying In Ohio

Air Force One will not be moved from Ohio to the LBJ Presidential Library in Texas.

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1:43 pm
Mon January 20, 2014

Wright-Pat Museum Gets Go-Ahead For Additional Building

The National Museum of the U.S. Air Force says work on a new building can go ahead in southwest Ohio.

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6:38 pm
Fri November 8, 2013

Wright-Patterson AFB to Host Final Reunion

Four months after the attack on Pearl Harbor in 1941, 80 men took off from an aircraft carrier on a top-secret mission to bomb Japan.

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6:45 am
Tue October 8, 2013

Civilian Wright-Patt Workers Back On The Job

87 hundred civilian workers are back on the job at Wright-Patterson Air Force Base near Dayton.

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8:01 am
Fri August 9, 2013

Wright-Patt Officer Facing Sexual Misconduct Probe

An officer at Wright-Patterson Air Force Base near Dayton is under investigation for sexual misconduct with a child.

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7:03 am
Mon July 8, 2013

Readiness Exercises This Week At Wright-Patt

Officials at Wright-Patterson Air Force Base near Dayton will be conducting testing of readiness skills in an exercise scheduled to run through Thursday.

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7:15 am
Tue June 25, 2013

Wright-Patt Workers Appeal Unpaid Furloughs

More than 150 civilian employees at Wright-Patterson Air Force Base near Dayton have taken steps to appeal furloughs imposed by the federal sequester cuts.

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6:47 am
Fri June 14, 2013

Ohio Military Members Delivering Meals To Haiti

The 445th Airlift Wing at Wright-Patterson Air Force Base near Dayton leaves today to deliver meals from a nonprofit group to residents of Haiti.

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6:16 am
Fri May 31, 2013

Wright-Patt Civilian Workers Get Furlough Notices

Officials at Wright-Patterson Air Force Base near Dayton say more than 10 thousand civilian employees will get furlough notices beginning Friday.

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6:24 am
Thu May 9, 2013

Ohio, Indiana Want To Test Drones

All 11 members of the Indiana congressional delegation have co-signed a letter to federal officials supporting an Ohio-Indiana bid for one of six drone aircraft test sites.

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12:26 pm
Tue May 7, 2013

Wright-Patt Furloughs Delayed

The Defense Department has delayed issuing furlough notices to more than 13 thousand civilian workers at Wright-Patterson Air Force Base near Dayton.

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12:26 pm
Fri March 29, 2013

Length Of Military Furloughs Shortened

Officials say a U.S. Air Force reserve wing that flies troops around the globe will start shutting down on Fridays when civilian furloughs begin at Wright-Patterson Air Force Base near Dayton.

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6:32 am
Fri March 29, 2013

Teen Charged With Threatening Air Base

A Chillicothe teenager has been charged with making a phony threat against Wright-Patterson Air Force Base near Dayton.

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7:57 am
Fri March 22, 2013

Furloughs Of Civilian Defense Workers Delayed

The Defense Department is delaying until early April unpaid-leave notices for 800-thousand civilian workers, including those employed at Wright-Patterson Air Force Base near Dayton.

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9:23 am
Tue March 12, 2013

Sequestration Impacts U.S.A.F. Museum

The National Museum of the United States Air Force in Dayton will not be spared from the federal sequestration cuts.

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12:22 pm
Fri January 18, 2013

Springfield ANG To House Intelligence Work

Some of the U.S. Air Force's most secretive intelligence work will soon be conducted at the Springfield Air National Guard Base.

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12:22 pm
Fri January 4, 2013

Future Of Wright-Patt Civilian Workers In Doubt

Civilian workers at Wright-Patterson Air Force Base in Dayton are not yet safe from furloughs, despite the deal to avoid the so-called fiscal cliff.

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12:43 pm
Thu December 27, 2012

No Fiscal Cliff Furloughs At Wright-Patt

Civilian employees at Wright-Patterson Air Force Base in Dayton will not be furloughed if The President and Congress fail to reach a deal on the so-called "fiscal cliff."

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12:22 pm
Fri November 9, 2012

Some Wright-Patt Workers WIll Lose Their Jobs

The U.S. Air Force says the cancellation of a computer modernization program will cost 115 contract employees at Wright-Patterson Air Force Base in Dayton their jobs.

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