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  • Department of the Air Force recognizes Energy Awareness Month

    Energy Awareness Month gives the Department of the Air Force the opportunity every October to look at the critical role energy plays in its combat capabilities and readiness. This year marks the final iteration of the three-year observance theme: “Energy Able, Mission Capable.”
  • Weather Warriors: 26th OWS drives U.S. hurricane forecasts

    As hurricane season rolls around and the impending onslaught of wind and rain once again becomes part of life in the coastal regions of the United States, one unit located in the hotbed of the Gulf leads the charge in all hurricane meteorological production. Responsible for providing meteorological data for all tropical storms affecting U.S. Northern Command assets, Airmen of the 26th Operational Weather Squadron are at the heart of all hurricane operations.
  • 8th AF commander visits Barksdale

    8th AF commander, Maj. Gen. Andrew Gebara, visits Barksdale Air Force Base.
  • Dyess Airman springs into action, saves lives

    It started out like every other day. He got ready to start his normal daily routine, and shortly after that is when things went astray.As Airman 1st Class Elton San Juan, 9th Aircraft Maintenance Unit offensive avionics system journeyman, drove to Dyess Air Force Base, Texas, to workout he noticed a large amount of smoke coming from a residential
  • Barksdale Airman saves a life and takes home a trophy

    The world is filled with people who are concerned with human welfare or concerned with seeking out things to make human welfare better, that is the definition of a humanitarian; But it can be rare that a situation falls upon someone and that humanitarian act turns into a matter of life and death.The Patriot Award is an award that mirrors a
  • Chapel staff here to help

    Like the base gym supports the physical wellness of Airmen and their families, the base chapel supports their spiritual wellness.
  • Global Strike Challenge 2021 wraps up competition portion

    The 2021 Global Strike Challenge wraps up this week after several months of competition.Global Strike Challenge is the world's premier bomber and ICBM operations and maintenance, helicopter operations and security forces competition with units from Air Force Global Strike Command, Air Combat Command, Air Force Reserve Command and the Air National
  • 2nd Munitions Squadron blows away the competition

    The Air Force Global Strike Challenge exercise is designed to enhance readiness, teamwork, mission pride and competitive spirit.
  • Dyess, Yokota Airmen Complete Evolved Communication Workshop

    Airmen from Dyess Air Force Base, Texas, and Yokota Air Base, Japan, came together to participate in an Evolved Communication Workshop at Dyess AFB, Sept. 20 to 24, 2021.With a focus on experiential learning, the workshop offers leaders compelling insight into the importance of communicating with emotional agility to build healthy, productive
  • 509th Logistics Readiness Squadron wins annual Air Force Ground Transportation Rodeo

    The 509th Logistics Readiness Squadron won the annual Ground Transportation Rodeo competition at Fort Leonard Wood, Missouri, Aug. 5.U.S. Air Force Staff Sgt. Derek Kitis, Senior Airman Mark Martinez, Airman 1st Class Rebecca Martinez and Airman 1st Class Austin Ahumada represented the 509th LRS and competed against 20 other bases from across the