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  • Celebrate Independence Day by Requesting your Absentee Ballot

    In celebration of Independence Day, FVAP is hosting Armed Forces Voters Week from 28 June 28 to 4 July to highlight the importance of requesting your absentee ballot with the Federal Post Card Application (FPCA). Here are 4 things to remember during Armed Forces Voters Week:1. Submitting your FPCA

  • DAF strengthens discharge process for sexual offenders

    Under the previous policy, Airmen and Guardians who committed sexual assault offenses were subject to mandatory initiation of discharge proceedings; the updated policy strengthens the criteria that may be considered for discharge.

  • Captain Shanna Chen Receives Scholarship from Space Foundation

    LOS ANGELES AIR FORCE BASE, Calif. -- U.S. Air Force Capt. Shanna “Kai” Chen, executive officer, Los Angeles Garrison, is a recipient of the Adm. James O. Ellis Jr. New Generation National Security Scholarship from the Space Foundation. Awardees represent exceptional young professionals who

  • 61st SFS Change of Command

    Col. Becky Beers, Los Angeles Garrison commander, left, turns over the 61st SFS command guidon to Maj. Brandon Burden, new 61st SFS commander, right at his change of command ceremony which was held June 1 at Fort MacArthur. Chief Master Sgt. Michael Groder, 61st SFS senior enlisted leader, stands

  • Connecting with other cultures on Diversity Day

    From an article published by Hill Air Force Base, UtahLOS ANGELES AIR FORCE BASE, Calif. -- Audre Lorde, writer and librarian, once stated, “It is not our differences that divide us. It is our inability to recognize, accept, and celebrate those differences.”Whether we visit another city, state, or

  • Asian American Pacific Islander Activities at Los Angeles Air Force Base

    LOS ANGELES AIR FORCE BASE, Calif. -- If you think of yourself as a culinary chef like David Chang or Martin Yang, then you won't want to miss the next free cooking demonstration on Korean Kimbap held at the fitness center on May 18. During Asian American Pacific Islander Heritage Month, the

  • Los Angeles AFB Celebrates the Month of the Military Child

    LOS ANGELES AIR FORCE BASE, Calif. -- The Child Development Center children and staff celebrated the Month of the Military Child with a walking parade around the installation as base members applauded the procession.Each April, Los Angeles AFB recognizes and thanks the children of our service

  • Los Angeles Air Force Base Children Celebrate Earth Day

    LOS ANGELES AIR FORCE BASE, Calif. -- In honor of Earth Day last month, the Child Development Center and the 61st Civil Engineering and Logistics Squadron provided a fun way to develop awareness for saving the planet through building colorful and informative dioramas and planting flowers.The project