• Reservist takes silver in international military competition

    HILL AIR FORCE BASE, Utah – Capt. Sterling Broadhead, 67th Aerial Port Squadron, was part of an elite team of athletes who earned a silver medal during the 2018 Interallied Confederation of Reserve Officers Military Skills Competition in Quebec City, Canada, last week.     The event brought together reservists and guardsmen from all branches of the
  • DOD Implements Changes to Veterans’ Education Benefits

    The Department of Defense issued a fundamental change July 12, 2018, to its policy on the transfer of Post-9/11 GI Bill educational benefits.Effective one year from the date of this change, eligibility to transfer those benefits will be limited to service members with less than 16 years of total active duty or selected reserve service.Previously,
  • RED FLAG-Alaska 18-3 commences

    RED FLAG-Alaska 18-3, a Pacific Air Forces-sponsored exercise designed to provide realistic training in a simulated combat environment begins Aug. 9 and continues through Aug. 24, 2018. Flight operations will be located over the Joint Pacific Alaska Range Complex. The JPARC has a total airspace of more than 67,000 square miles over Alaska and a portion of Western Canadian airspace.
  • Space squadron celebrates heritage, reflects on past 25 years

    Twenty-five years ago, Maj. Frank Casserino had no idea what an impact his work as a Reserve Citizen Airman would have on the future of the Air Force Reserve’s involvement in the space program. He did know, however, that Reservists had a lot to offer to their active duty partners and he encouraged local leadership to consider standing up a Reserve space squadron.
  • Reservists help provide bicycles to deserving children

    Reserve Citizen Airmen from the 655th Intelligence, Surveillance and Reconnaissance Group’s, 14th Intelligence Squadron, donated their time to Bicycles for All in Dayton, Ohio, July 20, 2018.
  • Aircrew practice Mayday over water

    More than 30 Reserve Citizen Airmen participated in water survival training at Patrick Air Force Base, Florida, August 4th, to hone the skills needed in an emergency water landing.  The aircrew from the 301st and 39th Rescue Squadrons began their drill weekend with academic instruction from survival, evasion, resistance and escape specialists from
  • Making it Right

    Members of the 919th Special Operations Wing participate in a ceremony to replace a lost American flag flown in Afghanistan.
  • Everyday Valor

    Master Sgt. Dennis Varnado doesn’t want to be defined as a hero. “If I want to be known for anything, it’s that I always do a job right and I try to treat people well,” said Varnado, a flight chief assigned to the 307th Aircraft Maintenance Squadron here. That being said, the title of hero may be hard for Varnado to avoid. In the past few months,