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Anytime Flight

If you are a current ACA member and are willing to step up to a new membership level - the ANYTIME FLIGHT - then keep reading! We need your help to ensure the legacy of the Air Commando Association continues long into the future. Much has changed since the Air Commando Association was established. The…
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Hire an Air Commando!

Job listings are sent to the ACA from the Special Operations community in hopes that qualified Air Commando applicants will consider applying for the positions. These openings are not within the ACA, they are from separate companies. We will do our best to keep these listings as current as possible, so visit our website periodically.…
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Keep Us Informed

Thank you for keeping us informed of the passing of one of our own. We honor our members and their service to this country, to their fellow Air Commandos, and to their families. We are sadden by the loss of our great friends and comrades. We salute each Air Commando who flies west... If you…
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Alion Science and Technology Looking for a Military Analyst

Position: Military Analyst Company Name: Alion Science and Technology Company Web Site: alionscience.com Location of Job Position: Ramstein AFB, Germany Date Available: 2020-11-19 Security Clearance Required: Yes Job Description: Position will involve determining airlift capabilities and airworthiness of African Partner Nations (PNs) airlift to assist in developing a Movement Air Coordination Center – Africa (MACC-A)…
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Loadmaster Position Available at Alion Science and Technology

Position: Loadmaster Company Name: Alion Science and Technology Company Web Site: Alionscience.com Location of Job Position: Germany Date Available: 2020-11-13 Security Clearance Required: Yes Job Description: Conduct surveys of African Nations air force cargo capabilities to include: cargo generation, Cargo handling, aerial port operations, Cargo operations safety program. Position is in Germany at Ramstein AFB.…
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Book Release to Mark the 50th Anniversary of Son Tay Raid

Who Will Go Into The Son Tay POW Camp With 40 Raiders and POWs contributing their heart-lifting stories, Who Will Go: Into the Son Tay POW Camp is released to mark the 50th anniversary of the groundbreaking Special Operations mission. "The 50th Anniversary of the Son Tay Raid is Saturday Nov 21st.  I’ve just completed…
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Harley Davidson Dinner Fundraiser Donates $10K to Foundation

Col (retired) Jim Connors, Treasurer of the Air Commando Association on far left of photo accepts a check for $10,000 from VFW 11367 from the 14th Annual Harley Davidson Raffle Dinner. The Air Commando Foundation is profoundly grateful to everyone for their generosity and hard work on the 14th Annual Harley Davidson Dinner. Col (retired)…
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CMSgt Alfred S. Gummerson

March 12, 1930 - November 2, 2020 CMSgt Alfred S. Gummerson, USAF, Retired, 90, widower of Miriam K. Gummerson, passed away peacefully on Monday, November 2, 2020, at the home of his daughter. Born March 12, 1930, in Newton, New Jersey, he was a son of the late Stanley Gummerson and the late Margaret Begraft.…
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Commando Cash is Back!

Each year we give away a total of $6,000 to 5 happy winners!  1st Prize $3,000 • 2nd Prize $1,500 • 3rd Prize $750 4th Prize $500 • 5th Prize $250 Get Tickets Here!   The ACA had to make some tough decisions in 2020, such as temporarily closing the office and canceling our annual convention…
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Lockheed Martin Supports

On October 27th, long time supporter and  Air Commando Col (Ret) John Glaze, of Lockheed Martin SOF GLSS division (shown on right), presents a check to ACA President Wayne Norrad in the amount of $2,000.  
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Administration and Finance Specialist

The Hoplite Group is looking for an Administration and Finance Specialist in the Fort Walton Beach / Destin Area, Florida DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES - Maintains database of company policies and tracks adherence of company compliance with directives. This includes but is not limited to developing documents, spreadsheets, checklists, standard operating procedures, as appropriate. - Assist…
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Armament Museum Volunteer Opportunity

The Air Force Armament Museum is seeking volunteers willing to help on a weekly or biweekly basis in the following positions: Exhibit Gallery Patrols, Tour Guides, Front Desk Greeter, Research and Archival Assistants, Education Assistants, Restoration Assistant, and/or Administrative Support. Volunteers must offer 4 hours per week (or 8 hours every month at minimum) and…
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2020 Election Results are In

The votes are all counted and I’m happy to announce that CMSgt (Ret) Tom Baker is now on the ACA Board of Directors. He replaces CMSgt Mickey Wright who served three terms for nine consecutive years. Thanks for your service, Mickey. Congratulations to Dennis Barnett and Bill Turner who ran uncontested for President and Vice…
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