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460th SW excels during ORI

BUCKLEY AIR FORCE BASE, Colo. –  Lt Col. Shane Sullivan, right, 460th Space Wing chief of safety, and Airman 1st Class Jayce Yeager, 460th Civil Engineer Squadron, perform self-aid buddy care during the during an exercise, May 17, 2012.  Inspectors tested nearly 50 members of the 460th SW of skills they might need in an operational environment. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Riley Johnson)

BUCKLEY AIR FORCE BASE, Colo. – Lt Col. Shane Sullivan, right, 460th Space Wing chief of safety, and Airman 1st Class Jayce Yeager, 460th Civil Engineer Squadron, perform self-aid buddy care during the during an exercise, May 17, 2012. Inspectors tested nearly 50 members of the 460th SW of skills they might need in an operational environment. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Riley Johnson)

BUCKLEY AIR FORCE BASE, Colo. – Airman 1st Class Benjamin Bean, 460th Civil Engineer Squadron, puts on his helmet, May 16, 2012.  Proper wear of gear was one of the many things inspected during the 460th Space Wing's Operational Readiness Inspection. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Riley Johnson)

BUCKLEY AIR FORCE BASE, Colo. – Airman 1st Class Benjamin Bean, 460th Civil Engineer Squadron, puts on his helmet, May 16, 2012. Proper wear of gear was one of the many things inspected during the 460th Space Wing's Operational Readiness Inspection. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Riley Johnson)

BUCKLEY AIR FORCE BASE, Colo. -- Staff Sgt. Jesus Almero, right, 460th Medical Group, helps Senior Airman Ashley  Appleby, 460th Comptroller Squadron, drink from his canteen,  May 16, 2012.  The ability to survive in a chemical environment was one of the many things the 460th Space Wing was inspected on during their Operational Readiness Inspection. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Riley Johnson)

BUCKLEY AIR FORCE BASE, Colo. -- Staff Sgt. Jesus Almero, right, 460th Medical Group, helps Senior Airman Ashley Appleby, 460th Comptroller Squadron, drink from his canteen, May 16, 2012. The ability to survive in a chemical environment was one of the many things the 460th Space Wing was inspected on during their Operational Readiness Inspection. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Riley Johnson)

BUCKLEY AIR FORCE BASE, Colo. – Staff Sgt. Jared Atencio, left, 460th Space Communication Squadron, inserts a nasopharyngeal airway while Tech. Sgt. Jason Schuler, 460th Security Forces Squadron, supports the head of his patient during the 460th Space Wing's Operational Readiness Inspection, May 16, 2012.  Self-aid buddy care was one of the many things inspected during the ORI.  (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Riley Johnson)

BUCKLEY AIR FORCE BASE, Colo. – Staff Sgt. Jared Atencio, left, 460th Space Communication Squadron, inserts a nasopharyngeal airway while Tech. Sgt. Jason Schuler, 460th Security Forces Squadron, supports the head of his patient during the 460th Space Wing's Operational Readiness Inspection, May 16, 2012. Self-aid buddy care was one of the many things inspected during the ORI. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Riley Johnson)

BUCKLEY AIR FORCE BASE, Colo. -- The 460th Space Wing earned an excellent rating on their recent Operational Readiness Inspection, a first since the 460th Space Wing was stood up.

"I'm so proud of you guys. I can't even express it," said Col. Daniel Dant, 460th SW commander. "Thank you so much for your hard work."

Wing leadership, and Air Force Space Command leadership lauded Team Buckley's total force effort, and said that the wing's ability to work as a team made all the difference.

"It's just an amazing team effort," said Chief Master Sgt. William Ward, 460th SW command chief. "I couldn't be prouder of the whole team."

25 professional teams and 27 professional performers were recognized:

Logistics Compliance Assessment Program (LCAP) Inspection Professional Performers:

Ms. Jenee Grant-Locke, 460th Logistics Readiness Squadron

Staff Sgt. Cody Corley, 460th Space Communications Squadron

Professional Teams:

460th LRS Munitions Operations Team

460th SCS Training Monitors Team

460th Space Wing Limited Compliance Inspections Professional Performers:

Mr. Christopher J. Smith, Wing Staff

Ms. Elise L. Sherva, 460th Civil Engineering Squadron

Ms. Araceli Searles, 460th Force Support Squadron 

Tech. Sgt. Kenneth L. Devito, 460th Security Forces Squadron

Staff Sgt Jeffrey L. Clark Jr., 460th Operations Group

1st Lt. Juan A. Perez, 460th Operations Support Squadron

Tech. Sgt. Johnathan D. Hodges, 460th OSS

Staff Sgt. Ryan E. Kegebein, 460th OSS 

Staff Sgt. William D. Larry, 460th OSS

Airman 1st Class Riley R. Dickey, 460th OSS

Professional Teams:

460th SCS Communications Security Management Team

460th Space Wing Readiness Inspection Professional Performers:

Capt. Elvis N. Santiago, Wing Staff

Capt. Julie A. Sutton, Wing Staff

Senior Airman Paul R. Labbe, Wing Staff

Ms. Judy D. Corizzo, Wing Staff
 
Master Sgt. Jamie A. Dufrene, 460th Contracting Squadron

Capt Sheila A. Allen, 460th FSS

TSgt Jennifer L. Parker, 460th FSS

Mr. Leonard C. Brinlee Jr., 460th FSS
 
Capt. James E. Moses, 460th Medical Group

Master Sgt. Brenda R. W. Rigsby, 460th MDG

TSgt Samuel L. Owensby, 460th OG

Airman 1st Class Brent R. Powell, 460th OG

Airman 1st Class Kimberly A. Fritz, 2nd and 8th Space Warning Squadron

2nd Lt. Nathan R. Parker, 460th SCS

Professional Teams:

460th Space Wing:

Base Legal Office
Chapel Control Center
Chaplain Satellite Café
Public Affairs Team
Anti-Terrorism Office

460th Civil Engineering Squadron:

Beddown Team
Damage and Response Teams
Fire Attack and Rescue Team
Vehicle Extrication Team

460th Force Support Squadron:

Installation Personnel Readiness Office
Search and Recovery Team

460th Security Forces Squadron:

Mid-shift BDOC Controllers, 15 May 12
S-3 Operations Section
Security Forces Investigations Section

460th Space Communications Squadron:

Unit Control Center Team

460th Logistics Readiness Flight:

Installation Deployment Readiness Cell

2nd and 8th Space Warning Squadrons:

Alpha Crew Mission, Day Shift, 17 May 12
Delta Crew Systems, Day Shift, 14 May 12
System Evaluation, Crew #3, 17 May 12

11th and 8th Det 1 Space Warning Squadrons:

Delta Crew, Swing Shift, 15 May 12
Echo Crew, Day Shift, 15 May 12
Mission Evaluation Crew #1, 14 May 12
Ops Training Flight
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