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Members of the newly-formed Langley Air Force Base Drone club spend time building parts for recreational drone use.  The new club meets every Wednesday over lunch, at the Community Commons on Langley AFB.  Club members will receive an introduction to the hobby, and will learn essential skills for building and flying a drone, as well as advice on how to prepare for the Federal Aviation Administration’s (FAA) new knowledge test for operators of small unmanned aircraft. Band Member Creates New Drone Club
Technical Sergeant Michael Henrie, a member of the USAF Heritage of America Band, has begun a new club for the recreational hobby of building and flying remote-controlled drones. The new club meets every Wednesday over lunch, at the Community Commons on Langley AFB, VA. Club members will receive an introduction to the hobby, and will learn essential skills for building and flying a drone, as well as advice on how to prepare for the Federal Aviation Administration’s (FAA) new knowledge test for operators of small unmanned aircraft.
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2017
Capt. Rafael Toro-Quinones, commander and conductor of the United States Air Force Band of the Golden West, Travis Air Force Base, Calif., directs the U.S. Air Force Heritage of America Band to play “There’s No Business Like Show Business” during a USAF HOAB 75th Anniversary Band Concert at the Ferguson Center for the Arts in Newport News, Va., Oct. 1, 2016. Toro-Quinones was the former USAF HOAB conductor from 2009 to 20011. The USAF HOAB was one of the original Army Air Corps bands, created by order of the Secretary of War on October 1, 1941 and assigned to Barksdale Field, Louisiana. In June 1946, after being assigned to Brooks Field, Texas, the band arrived at Joint Base Langley-Eustis, Virginia, its current home. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Nick Wilson) AF bands inspire, captivate worldwide audience
Stevie Wonder once said, “Music is a world within itself, with a language we all understand,” in a song he produced in 1977, called “Sir Duke.” In countries across the globe, the Air Force has used the language of music to boost morale among military members, foster worldwide trust and gain public support through mass appeal. This month marks the 75th anniversary of the United States Air Force Heritage of America Band.
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2016
U.S. Air Force Heritage of America Band, Full Spectrum, perform for a crowd of NASCAR fans at Martinsville, Va., April 3, 2016.  Full Spectrum, a six-member Pop and Hip-Hop band deliver the Air Force message with excellence and professionalism through their exciting and engaging music.  (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. William Anger)

Members of the U.S. Heritage of America Band perform at NASCAR

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2016
Default Air Force Logo Local Airman Keeps "Promises" Through Music
Joint Base Langley-Eustis, VA - Oct 2, 2014 - Airman First Class Emily Wheaton, a native of Park City, Utah, is featured on a new documentary video "Promises," produced by The United States Air Force Heritage of America Band, highlighting the excellence of Airman-Musicians. A bassist within the USAF Band program, A1C Wheaton composed an original
0 11/14
2014
The Blue Aces, a popular music group that is part of the USAF Heritage of America Band, performs for veterans at the St. Albans Community Living Center in Queens, New York City, NY. Nothing But Smiles
"Nothing but Smiles"By Mr. Ray LandonUSAF Heritage of America BandSmiles were not in short supply at several Veterans Administration facilities recently.The Blue Aces, a popular music group that is part of the USAF Heritage of America Band, recently completed a week-long tour of Veterans Administration facilities in the Northeast, bringing hundreds
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2014
Default Air Force Logo Constitution Day: JBLE community celebrates nation's earliest defenders of freedom
Soldiers from the U.S. Army Training and Doctrine Command Band and Airmen from the U.S. Air Force Heritage of America Band performed at the fifth annual Constitution Day Concert in Merchant Square in Williamsburg Sept. 17.The event paid tribute to the earliest defenders of America's freedom and celebrated the founding of the U.S. Constitution
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2013
USAF Heritage of America Band Supports Denmark's Constitution Day Heritage of America Band supports Denmark's Constitution Day
Norfolk, VA - The U.S. Air Force Heritage of America Band performed at a flag-raising ceremony honoring Denmark's Constitution Day at the NATO Supreme Allied Command Transformation.Attendees included high-ranking officials from numerous NATO Parter Countries, including Danish Ambassador to the United States Peter Taksøe-Jensen and Vice Admiral
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2013
NEWPORT NEWS, Va. -- 2nd Lt. Rafael F. Toro-Quinones, commander of the Heritage of America Band, Air Combat Command, conducts the musical session during the holiday concert at the Christopher Newport University's Ferguson Center for the Arts, Dec. 2. The annual event is a series of concerts held by the band as a means to say thank you to the local community for their support for military personnel. (U.S. Air Force photo/Staff Sgt. Ashley Hawkins)(RELEASED) Heritage of America Band spreads spirit, song in free holiday concerts
The sounds of the season resonated throughout Christopher Newport University's Ferguson Center for the Arts Dec. 2 to 4 as the Air Force Heritage of America Band delighted audiences with Christmas classics and seasonal standards in the fifth annual installment of their "An American Yuletide: Sounds and Traditions" concert series.The free shows,
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2011
USAF Heritage of America Band (Langley) A Celebration of Our Constitution
Williamsburg, VA - Merchants Square and Colonial Williamsburg present "Support and Defend" featuring the USAF Heritage of American Band in performance Thursday, September 17 at 7 p.m. in a musical tribute to our nation's cherished founding document, the U.S. Constitution. Through powerful, moving music and spoken word, the framework of our nation's
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2009
The "Airwaves" Concert Series will be Tuesdays in August at the Riverwalk Landing in Yorktown. "Airwaves" Concert Series at Riverwalk Landing in Historic Yorktown
York County is excited to partner with the USAF Heritage of America Band in presenting the "Airwaves" Concert Series this August at Riverwalk Landing in historic Yorktown. These fabulous shows will take place on the performance stage overlooking the York River.  Concerts will be held Tuesday evenings August 4 through August 25 at 6:30PM.  Guests
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2009
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