AFMC announces winners of 2019 Safety Awards

Air Force Materiel Command has announced the recipients of the 2019 annual Safety Awards:

Flight Safety Achievement Award: 645th Aeronautical Systems Group, Flight Operations, Wright-Patterson Air Force Base

Patricia Terrill Memorial System Safety Award: Samuel Hunt, Air Force Life Cycle Management Center, Flight Safety, Wright-Patterson Air Force Base

Chuck Dorney System Safety Award: Donald Hume, Air Force Life Cycle Management Center, Systems Safety, Wright-Patterson Air Force Base

AFMC Chief of Safety Special Achievement Award: 88th Air Base Wing, Systems Safety, Wright-Patterson Air Force Base

AFMC Safety Civilian Professional of the Year: Shaun Bassett, 66th Air Base Group, Systems Safety, Hanscom Air Force Base, Massachusetts

AFMC Safety Senior Noncommissioned Officer of the Year: Master Sgt. Andrew Wilson, 96th Test Wing Flight Safety, Eglin Air Force Base, Florida

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AFMC Chief of Safety Weapons Safety Award: 96th Test Wing, Weapons Safety, Eglin Air Force Base, Florida

AFMC Outstanding Achievement Award for Occupational Safety, Category I: Oklahoma City Air Logistics Complex, Systems Safety, Tinker Air Force Base, Oklahoma

AFMC Outstanding Achievement Award for Occupational Safety, Category II: 96th Test Wing, Occupational Safety, Eglin Air Force Base, Florida

AFMC Outstanding Achievement Award for Occupational Safety, Category III: 75th Air Base Wing, Occupational Safety, Hill Air Force Base, Utah

AFMC Outstanding Achievement Award for Occupational Safety, Category IV: Air Force Research Laboratory, Aerospace Systems Directorate, Wright-Patterson Air Force Base

AFMC Outstanding Achievement Award for Occupational Safety, Category V: Air Force Research laboratory, Space Vehicles Directorate, Kirtland Air Force Base, New Mexico

AFMC Chief of Safety Aircrew of Distinction Award: 704th Test Group – Crew of VOODOO 1, Holloman Air Force Base, New Mexico

AFMC Chief of Safety Aviation Maintenance Safety Award: 645th Aerospace Systems Squadron, Quality Assurance, Waco, Texas

The following AFMC nominees will compete at the Air Force level in their respective categories:

Air Force Chief of Safety Space Safety Award: Air Force Research Laboratory, In-Space Propulsion Branch, Edwards Air Force Base, California

Koren Kolligian Jr., Trophy: Maj. Jose Lopez, 645th Aerospace Systems Squadron, Flight Operations, Greenville, Texas

Aero Club Safety Certificates: Eglin Aero Club, Eglin Air Force Base, Florida and Robins Aero Club, Robins Air Force Base, Georgia

Air Force Chief of Safety Special Achievement Award: 88th Air Base Wing, Systems Safety, Wright-Patterson Air Force Base

Air Force Safety Civilian Professional of the Year: Shaun Bassett, 66th Air Base Group Systems Safety, Robins Air Force Base, Georgia

Air Force Safety Senior Noncommissioned Officer of the Year: Master Sgt. Andrew Wilson, 96th Test Wing, Flight Safety, Eglin Air Force Base, Florida

Air Force Chief of Safety Weapons Safety Award: 96th Test Wing, Weapons Safety, Eglin Air Force Base, Florida

Air Force Outstanding Achievement Award for Occupational Safety, Category I: Oklahoma City Air Logistics Complex, Systems Safety, Tinker Air Force Base, Oklahoma

Air Force Outstanding Achievement Award for Occupational Safety, Category II: 96th Test Wing, Occupational Safety Office, Eglin Air Force Base, Florida

Air Force Outstanding Achievement Award for Occupational Safety, Category III: 75th Air Base Wing, Occupational Safety, Hill Air Force Base, Utah

Air Force Outstanding Achievement Award for Occupational Safety, Category IV: Air Force Research laboratory, Aerospace Systems Directorate, Wright-Patterson Air Force Base

Air Force Outstanding Achievement Award for Occupational Safety, Category V: Air Force Research laboratory, Space Vehicles Directorate, Kirtland Air Force Base, New Mexico

Air Force Chief of Safety Aircrew of Distinction Award: 704th Test Group – Crew of VOODOO 1, Holloman Air Force Base, New Mexico

Air Force Chief of Safety Aviation Maintenance Safety Award: 645th Aerospace Systems Squadron, Quality Assurance, Waco, Texas

Congratulations to all the winners for a job well done and their staunch dedication to safety.

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