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  • 377 Med Group Tiger Medics tame all hazards in decon exercise

    Tiger Medics from the 377th Medical Group at Kirtland AFB, N.M., took part in an installation medical all-hazards response field exercise May 20, 2021. Evaluators said the team met the two goals of the semiannual exercise requirement, which were to have decontamination capability operational within 20 minutes of notification, and process six to 10 litter patients within one hour.
  • TOP HAND – the program, the Airmen, the legacy

    The TOP HAND program, a professional development program housed at the 576th Flight Test Squadron, Vandenberg Space Force Base, California, was created in 1972 to provide selected missile operations officers program management experience in ICBM Test and Evaluation. Forty nine years later, Airmen continue the traditions and legacy of the program.
  • AFGSC Pilot Fellowship Program proves to be a ‘success’

    Students participating in Air Force Global Strike Command’s Pilot Fellows Program presented their final capstone projects to both command and Louisiana Tech University officials May 19 at the Louisiana Tech Academic Success Center in Bossier City, Louisiana. The program, managed by Louisiana Tech, guided teams of students as they theorized and
  • Remembering Flight 942

    Each year at the end of May, Americans stop to pay tribute to the men and women who have died while serving in the military. This is the story of thirty men who made the ultimate sacrifice.In March 1953, the 509th Bombardment Wing was at its home station of Walker Air Force Base in New Mexico, planning for a deployment. Just four months before the
  • Designated Special Duties: Stepping into Leadership

    Identified as developmental due to their unique leadership roles, the Air Force has recognized 10 developmental special duties with more than 1,175 potential positions across the branch.Here at Whiteman Air Force Base, there are several DSD positions available. Some of the positions include, Airman Dorm Leader, Career Assistance Advisor, Airman &
  • Ellsworth B-1 crew refuels with KC-46 for the first time

    A B-1B Lancer aircrew from the 37th Bomb Squadron at Ellsworth AFB flew into history as the first operational unit from the base to conduct a refueling mission with a KC-46A May 17, 2021.
  • Risk Management - the key to a safe and enjoyable summer

    The Department of the Air Force reminds Airmen and Guardians to apply sound risk management when enjoying outdoor and recreational activities with family and friends this summer. The summer focus period runs from Memorial Day weekend through Labor Day.
  • KAFB Airmen create innovative program, revolutionize board evaluation process

    Right then, U.S. Air Force Tech. Sgt. Phillip E. Prather Jr., 377th Force Support Squadron force management section chief, and a former defender, knew it was time to make a change. Prather set out to develop an application to streamline the Enlisted Force Distribution Process (EFDP), starting at Kirtland Air Force Base, New Mexico.
  • KAFB Airmen create innovative program, revolutionize board evaluation process

    Right then, U.S. Air Force Tech. Sgt. Phillip E. Prather Jr., 377th Force Support Squadron force management section chief, and a former defender, knew it was time to make a change. Prather set out to develop an application to streamline the Enlisted Force Distribution Process (EFDP), starting at Kirtland Air Force Base, New Mexico.
  • Base Honor Guard upholds tradition, builds leaders

    Rendering a final salute to a fallen service member and handing a folded flag to their next of kin is not something that’s easy to do or taken lightly. That’s why service in the Honor Guard is reserved for those who want to exemplify Air Force tradition, honor and core values.
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