Wednesday 18, October 2017


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AFA Wounded Airman 5K
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Langley Field Flight Line

Registration Opens 7:00am
Race Starts at 9:00am

Includes a Kids 1 Mile Fun Run/Walk

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The Langley Chapter in conjunction with the 1st Fighter Association is proud to sponsor the 1FW Centennial Celebration. Events span October 26th to the 28th. Plenty of information below ...

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~~~~~ 1FW Centennial Celebration ~~~~~
1st fighter association logoAFA logo transparentThe Langley AFA Chapter in conjunction with the 1st Fighter Association is proud to sponsor the 1st FW Centennial Celebration. Events include a Centennial Dining Out on October 26th; a Centennial Golf Tournament, Combat Awards Ceremony, Centennial Monument Unveiling and 1st FW Unit Reunions/Roll Calls on October 27th: and, a 1st Fighter Wing Family Fun Fest on October 28th. See the LINKS below for more information.
Sponsor Information Package

Aug17 meetiing feature imageAt the Chapter Meeting on August 10th our speaker was Congressman Rob Wittman, First Congressional District of Virginia. Although the Congressman's speaking time was short, he managed to pack a great deal into 20 minutes and still allow time for questions. He covered several topics:
  • Congressional delays in next year's budget resolution process and impacts on morale to service members and the nation
  • Appropriations bills budget and funds to keep missions on point
  • Changes to GI Forever
  • Cleaning up the VA to better serve Veterans
  • The pros and cons of BRAC
  • Assistance issues for former military members not eligible for Veterans Affairs benefits
  • What motivates the Congressman? - Traveling around the world to meet, support and serve our Nation's military members as well as serving the people of this nation.
Chapter President, Mark "Buster" Douglas and executive members informed guest of numerous upcoming AFA activities and events:
  • Free bus transportation to the AFA Air, Space and Cyber Conference in Natl Harbor, MD on 19 September (seats open to active duty, guard/reserve members and government civilians). To reserve a seat click here ...
  • 1 FW Centennial Celebration 26-28 October.Banner monthly meetings For complete details on events click here ...

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