Category Archives: ACA Blog

Iron EagleX, newest corporate partner to join ACA

S. Lambert, M. Talokonnikoff, COO Barnett, M. Caruso, Pres Norrad, M. Grochol In December, 2020 the Iron EagleX leadership team and their Director of SOF Solutions, Matt Caruso (former AFSOC Command Chief) met with President Norrad & COO Barnett to proudly become ACA's most recent Silver Partner! Iron EagleX is a veteran owned, services and solutions…
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Fundraiser for Hometown Hero

The MG Eldon Bargewell Foundation, a non-profit group, would like your help honoring a true hometown hero. The goal of the MG Eldon Bargewell Foundation is to create a park honoring the Hoquiam native. Please consider making a donation at https://eldonbargewell.org/ a website dedicated to Eldon’s accomplishments, earning our nation’s second highest medal, the Distinguished…
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Reports Officer in Erbil, Iraq

The Hoplite Group is looking for a qualified Air Commando who fits the following criteria. SECURITY CLEARANCE REQUIREMENT: Active U.S. Secret Security Clearance START: September LOCATION: Erbil -Iraq DESCRIPTION: Seeking seasoned professional to serve in a “1099,” atmospherics subject matter expert (SME) contractor position, in Erbil, Iraq; compensation is commensurate with experience; 12-month rotation with…
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Former ACA President honored at Gathering of Eagles

  We are proud to announce the Gathering of Eagles Program at Air Command Staff College is honoring CMSgt (Ret) Wayne Norrad, former ACA President, as a 2021 Eagle for his notable career contributions to aviation and special operations. Chief Norrad is invited to the 40th annual Gathering of Eagles (GOE) event occurring 23-26 May,…
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Special Tactics Airman to be awarded the Air Force Cross

SSgt Alaxey Germanovich Secretary of the Air Force Barbara Barrett will be presenting the Air Force Cross to a Special Tactics Airman during a ceremony at 11:30 a.m. MST at Cannon Air Force Base, New Mexico, Dec.10, 2020. SSgt Alaxey Germanovich, an ST combat controller with the 26th STS, will be awarded the nation’s second…
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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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