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  • AFGSC commander speaks on competitive edge, long-term strategic competition

    Gen. Tim Ray, Air Force Global Strike commander, gave a keynote speech addressing global strike and the critical competitive edge it presents here, Sep. 16.Starting with the shift in our nation’s defensive posture as a result of the 2018 National Defense Strategy, Ray highlighted the reemergence of long-term strategic competition and great power
  • In our sights

    Locate and identify target. Estimate range. Estimate wind speed and direction.Adjust body, weapon, elevation and parallax.Inhale, relax.Aim. Exhale.                                                                  Squeeze trigger. Call shot.For a month, two instructors from the Fort Benning, Ga., United States Army Sniper Course assisted the
  • Global Strike commander visits Whiteman, commemorates 9/11 with Airmen

    Gen. Tim Ray, Air Force Global Strike Command commander, visited the base Sept. 10-11 to meet with the Airmen who enable America’s B-2 Spirit stealth bomber mission.
  • Whiteman AFB lieutenant leads BTF Europe SF element, leaves lasting legacy

    Many books are written which detail the trials and victories that forge a military leader’s career path. Biographies and autobiographies alike provide a retrospective look at lessons learned, key takeaways and the memorable moments that shaped them as they stepped into each successive role and faced any number of challenges. To capture these memorable periods while they are in progress is less common.
  • Airman overcomes abuse, walks new path

    His face turned dark blue from a lack of oxygen as he lay underneath the water at the bottom of a bathtub. This was his time, his way out, his escape from all the pain. He was only eight years old.Jordan only knew pain and suffering during his childhood. It was normal in Jordan’s young life to be physically and mentally abused by his stepfather,
  • Airman innovates dorm work order system

    Drip, drip, drip, goes a leaky sink. A leaky sink may sound like a small problem at first, but if left unattended, it could turn into dry rotting and then potential mold issues.The dorms on F.E. Warren Air Force Base had a problem of small maintenance issues going unreported.Dorm management recently completed a 100 percent room inspection and
  • Bringing the challenge to Crow Creek

    The sun rises over hilly fields, casting warm rays on groups of Airmen gearing up to start their ruck march. Camelbaks slosh as team leaders remind everyone to hydrate in preparation for the competition.The 90th Security Forces Group found themselves once again at the beginning of their annual Crow Creek Challenge Sept. 6 at F. E. Warren Air Force
  • B-2 Spirit aircraft conduct hot pit refueling at Lajes Field

    U.S. Air Force B-2 Spirit aircraft flew from RAF Fairford, England, to Lajes Field, Azores, Portugal, on Sept. 9, 2019, to conduct hot pit refueling in the U.S. European Command area of responsibility. The U.S. has a strong bilateral relationship with our NATO ally, Portugal. Training opportunities like this enhance our ability to operate together and sharpen the readiness of the NATO alliance.
  • Response Task Force readiness exercise tests local responders, Airmen

    Air Force Global Strike Command officials routinely conduct extensive readiness exercises to ensure proper and effective response with local, tribal, State and Federal first responders.The recent Local Integrated Response Plan and Response Task Force readiness exercises held here were designed to grow partnerships and refine processes amongst
  • Ellsworth hosts foreign attachés visit

    Ellsworth rolled out the red carpet for 45 foreign defense attachés and their spouses participating in the 2019 Operations Orientation Program Sept. 4 and 5.