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  • Vehicle Maintenance keeps Team Whiteman rolling

    Many members of Team Whiteman drive government owned vehicles every day. As with any vehicle, they require periodic maintenance to keep them running smoothly.The 509th Logistics Readiness Squadron Vehicle Maintenance Flight is responsible for ensuring Whiteman Air Force Base’s government owned vehicles are properly maintained.Divided into several
  • AFGSC Role in DAF Program

    As the Air Force gets after developing the technologies and tactics necessary for the Department of Defense’s latest warfighting concept, Joint All Domain Command and Control, resources are also being invested into the development of the Advanced Battle Management System.The Advance Battle Management System (ABMS) is an “internet of things” that
  • Helping out in difficult times

    “We got a call to our clinic from a concerned mother who knew at this point she was positive for COVID-19,” said Major Andrew Ellis, Chief of Dental Services at the 90th Operational Medical Readiness Squadron. “Typically when someone tests positive they’re supposed to isolate with their family members but she called the clinic feeling as if she had
  • 8th AF leaders visit 2nd BW

    Maj. Gen. Mark E. Weatherington, 8th Air Force and Joint-Global Strike Operations Center commander, and Chief Master Sgt. Melvina A. Smith, 8th AF and J-GSOC command chief, visit the 2nd Medical Group laboratory during their official visit to the 2nd Bomb Wing at Barksdale Air Force Base, La., Nov. 12, 2020. Weatherington and Smith were both
  • 34th Bomb Squadron participates in Indo-Pacific joint exercise

    A B-1B Lancer assigned to the 34th Bomb Squadron, Ellsworth Air Force Base, South Dakota, participated in a joint interoperability exercise to test long-range force packaging and demonstrate global reach capabilities in the Indo-Pacific region, Nov. 12.
  • Team Kirtland shows honor and support on Veterans Day

    Team Kirtland members worked in shifts to hand out poppies and hold up signs of support at the gate entrances on Veterans Day.
  • 53rd WEG hosts simultaneous WSEPs in Florida, Utah

    The 53rd Weapons Evaluation Group hosted both Weapons System Evaluation Program East and West from November 2-13, 2020. The WSEPs included more than 86 aircraft participating at the two installations in live-fire air-to-air and air-to-ground evaluations.  
  • 7th Bomb Wing Airmen and B-1s support 2020 BTFs

    In May this year, approximately 200 Airmen assigned to the 7th Bomb Wing deployed to Andersen AFB, Guam, for the first BTF in the Indo-Pacific area of responsibility. Now, the 9th Expeditionary Bomb Squadron and 7th BW Airmen have returned to Andersen AFB to participate in another BTF to help support a free and open Indo-Pacific region while also testing and redefining B-1B Lancer capabilities.
  • Whiteman A&FRC team hosts virtual bingo for families of deployed Airmen, EFMP families

    Much like many other things during the COVID-19 pandemic, Halloween wasn’t quite the same this year.For the Whiteman Airman & Family Readiness Center staff, however, that was no reason to abandon long-held traditions. To celebrate the holiday safely, the team recently offered the first entirely virtual Halloween Bingo for families of deployed
  • Call for Innovation Rodeo ideas nears Dec. 1 deadline

    With less than a month to go in their annual call-for-topics campaign, the Air Force Installation and Mission Support Center is still looking for innovative ideas with potential to change the Air Force.