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  • Warren conducts Simulated Electronic Launch-Minuteman test

    Airmen from the 90th Missile Wing conducted a Simulated Electronic Launch-Minuteman, also known as a SELM, Aug. 16 through 18.Air Force Global Strike Command conducts SELM tests twice yearly. The tests are part the command's on-going program to evaluate the operational readiness of Minuteman III

  • Maintenance competition dubbed 'top notch'

    Top performing Airmen from the 5th Bomb Wing's Maintenance Group competed here Aug. 16 and 17 in a weapons building and loading competition, which was scored and will be used as part of Air Force Global Strike Command's Global Strike Challenge.Staff Sgt. Derrick Holman, 5th Munitions Squadron

  • Minot security forces tryouts held for Global Strike Challenge

    Security forces Airmen from the 5th Bomb Wing competed for a chance to represent the wing here Aug. 16 and 18 for the upcoming Global Strike Challenge, which is an Air Force Global Strike Command competition for Air Force ICBM and bomber forces."Global Strike Challenge is an outstanding opportunity

  • Russian Delegation visits 20th Air Force, 90th Missile Wing

    A delegation of senior Russian military officers and experts on nuclear security visited the base August 9 - 11 for the Crimson Rider '11 exercise."Crimson Rider is an example of the ongoing commitment of the cooperative relationship between the U.S. and Russia," said Maj. Gen. C. Donald Alston,

  • 2 MUNS gears up for Global Strike Challenge

    With only weeks left until they compete in the 2nd annual Global Strike Challenge, the 2nd Munitions Squadron team members have kicked training into high gear to ensure they bring the first prize trophy -- and bragging rights -- home to Barksdale.During Global Strike Challenge, Airmen from

  • Minot selects teams for Global Strike Challenge

    Minot Airmen from both the 5th Bomb Wing and the 91st Missile Wing are slated to participate in this year's second annual Air Force Global Strike Command Global Strike Challenge during the months of June through November.Team Minot brought home seven awards and trophies from last year's competition,

  • Team Malmstrom announces Global Strike Challenge competitors

    Team Malmstrom celebrated the kickoff of the annual Global Strike Challenge at the Grizzly Bend July 29.Col. Robert Stanley, 341st Missile Wing vice commander; 1st Lt. Shane Powell, 12th Missile Squadron missile combat crew commander; and Malstrom's mascot, Road Kill, pumped up the crowd with words

  • Global Strike Challenge: Whiteman showcases bomber skills

    Integrated teams from the 509th and 131st Bomb Wings participated in the bomb build and load portion of Air Force Global Strike Command Global Strike Challenge here Aug. 4 and 5. The challenge brings operations, maintenance and security forces teams from bomber and missile wings together in