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  • AFGSC on path to modernize ICBM sustainment

    In an ongoing effort to better manage the sustainment of intercontinental ballistic missiles, Air Force Global Strike Command has implemented an ICBM Parts Centralized Funding Program designed to help alleviate budgetary pressure on missile wing leadership.Leaders in the ICBM community have

  • AF approves special pay for nuclear career fields

    Assignment incentive pay and special duty assignment pay for select total force nuclear career fields became effective Oct. 1, following Secretary of the Air Force Deborah Lee James' recent announcement."The purpose of these special pays is to incentivize Airmen to volunteer for and perform duties

  • 91st SFG Coyotes dominate 2014 GSC

    Hearts pounding, sweat dripping, trying to catch their breaths as they run the final lap around the obstacle course before the end of the challenge, motivating each other along the way and finally finishing as a team.In conjunction with the Air National Guard, Minot Air Force Base sent a joint team

  • Fly away home

    The skies over Minot Air Force Base have been quiet and empty since breaking ground on the new runway, sending the Minot birds south. However, as construction comes to a close Team Minot is preparing for a BUFF homecoming.Col. Jason Armagost, 5th Bomb Wing commander, along with base and community

  • Dust and debris in Wyoming

    The 5th Security Forces Squadron recently competed against eight other teams during the Global Strike Challenge at Camp Guernsey, Wyoming, from Sept. 23-25, 2014.The team was faced with a unique challenge each day, all of which tested their mental and physical prowess and their ability to operate as

  • AFGSC provides deterrence for the modern era

    The Air Force recently demonstrated its nuclear deterrence and power projection capabilities through a coordinated display of strategic combat power.Air Force Global Strike Command Airmen -- responsible for two legs of the nation's nuclear triad -- conducted the demonstrations, which included

  • New weapons facility to enhance deterrence mission

    A ribbon-cutting ceremony was held for the grand opening of a new building on Barksdale Air Force Base, Louisiana, Sept. 19. After more than eight years of planning and construction, the building is ready for use."The 2nd Bomb Wing will continue to provide nuclear deterrence and conventional

  • Minuteman III test missile launches from Vandenberg

    A team of Air Force Global Strike Command Airmen launched an unarmed Minuteman III intercontinental ballistic missile today at 7:45 a.m. Pacific Daylight Time from Vandenberg Air Force Base, California.The ICBM's reentry vehicle, which contained a telemetry package used for operational testing,

  • Meet the 37th HS Global Strike Challenge team

    High in the sky, Airmen competed to see who in the nation's Intercontinental Ballistic Missile force is the best at helicopter operations.Global Strike Challenge is the world's premier bomber, ICBM, helicopter operations and security forces competition with units from Air Force Global Strike