WPAFB http://wvxu.org en WPAFB to install new base commander http://wvxu.org/post/wpafb-install-new-base-commander <p></p><p>The new head of Wright-Patterson Air Force Base takes command Thursday.</p><p>Col. John Devillier will be installed as commander of the 88th Air Base Wing during a 10 a.m. ceremony at the National Museum of the United States Air Force. He replaces Col. Cassie Barlow who is retiring.</p><p>Until now Devillier served as Commander of Air Force Mortuary Affairs Operations at Dover Air Force Base in Delaware. He also previously commanded the 466th Air Expeditionary Group in Afghanistan.</p> Thu, 17 Jul 2014 08:21:00 +0000 Tana Weingartner 29272 at http://wvxu.org WPAFB to install new base commander WPAFB names new base commander http://wvxu.org/post/wpafb-names-new-base-commander <p>Col. John Devillier will be the next leader in charge at Wright-Patterson Air Force Base. He'll take command of the 88th Air Base Wing July 17.</p><p>Devillier replaces Col. Cassie Barlow who is retiring.</p><p>Devillier currently serves as the Air Force Mortuary Affairs Operations commander at Dover Air Force Base in Delaware.</p><p>Here's his Air Force bio:</p> Thu, 01 May 2014 18:57:47 +0000 Tana Weingartner 26202 at http://wvxu.org WPAFB names new base commander Ohio air bases under microscope this week http://wvxu.org/post/ohio-air-bases-under-microscope-week <p> <strong>Update 3:36pm </strong>- The commission released the following statement:</p> Mon, 29 Jul 2013 08:28:00 +0000 Tana Weingartner 15444 at http://wvxu.org Ohio air bases under microscope this week WPAFB details sequester cuts http://wvxu.org/post/wpafb-details-sequester-cuts <p>Following Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel's announcement that civilian furloughs have been reduced from 14 days to 11, officials at Wright Patterson Air Force Base near Dayton are outlining their plans for dealing with sequester cuts.</p><p>In an email to WVXU, Public Affairs Specialist Ted Theopolos writes:</p> Tue, 14 May 2013 20:15:19 +0000 Tana Weingartner 12561 at http://wvxu.org Reel Stuff Film Festival of America http://wvxu.org/post/reel-stuff-film-festival-america <p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">If you’re an aviation or movie buff, you’ll want to check out the </span><a href="http://reelstufffilmfest.com/" style="line-height: 1.5;"><strong>Reel Stuff Film Festival of Aviation</strong></a><span style="line-height: 1.5;"> at the </span><a href="http://www.airforcemuseum.com/afmf-theatre/" style="line-height: 1.5;"><strong>U.S. Air Force Museum Theater</strong></a><span style="line-height: 1.5;"> in </span>Fairborn<span style="line-height: 1.5;">, Ohio. As Larry Thomas learns, the theater recently underwent an </span><a href="http://www.nationalmuseum.af.mil/news/story.asp?id=123335887" style="line-height: 1.5;"><strong>$800,000 renovation</strong></a><span style="line-height: 1.5;">, upgrading the digital projection and sound system. From April 13-15, they will be showing such re-mastered films as the first Oscar winner, </span><a href="http://usatoday30.usatoday.com/life/movies/news/story/2012-01-17/wings-restoration/52625228/1" style="line-height: 1.5;"><strong><em>Wings</em></strong></a><span style="line-height: 1.5;">; </span><a href="http://www.imax.com/movies/m/top-gun-an-imax-3d-experience/" style="line-height: 1.5;"><strong><em>Top Gun in Imax 3D</em></strong></a><span style="line-height: 1.5;">; </span><strong style="line-height: 1.5;"><em>Memphis Belle</em></strong><span style="line-height: 1.5;"> and more.</span></p><p></p><p> Fri, 05 Apr 2013 05:32:30 +0000 Larry Thomas 10979 at http://wvxu.org Reel Stuff Film Festival of America